Hampered by injury, up against a young Canadian up and comer called Milos Raonic few would have given him a chance. Myself included.
It's a massive well-done to Lleyton but the most inspiration comments came from a refreshingly frank Raonic:
"Lleyton's not the type of person that will give you really anything. Doesn't matter how hurt he's been, how old he is, he's as much of a competitor as he ever was. He got me with that.''
I think that is something to be proud of. Read more at SMH Sport