Winston-Salem Open: Great Britain's Kyle Edmund reaches semi-finals

Kyle Edmund
Kyle Edmund will face Bosnia's Damir Dzumhur or South Korea's Chung Hyeon in the last four

British number two Kyle Edmund beat Steve Johnson to reach the semi-finals of the Winston-Salem Open.

The 22-year-old came from a set down to beat American world number 46 Johnson 5-7 6-3 6-3 in North Carolina.

Edmund, who is 45th in the world rankings, will play Bosnia's world number 67 Damir Dzumhur in the last four on Friday.

Meanwhile, Britain's Cameron Norrie, Naomi Broady and Katie Boulter all progressed in US Open qualifying.

World number 226 Norrie beat American Sekou Bangoura 6-4 7-5 in the second round of qualifying and will now play Japanese 33-year-old Go Soeda, ranked 131, for a place in the first round proper.

Boulter, 21, overcame a player ranked 144 places above her in Montenegro's Danka Kovinic with a 6-4 2-6 6-4 victory. The world number 250 will next face Turkey's Ipek Soylu.

Broady, 27, reached the US Open second round 12 months ago and will face American Nicole Gibbs on Friday after beating Turkey's Cagla Buyukakcay 7-5 6-7 (3-7) 6-4 in two hours 48 minutes.

All three are looking to join fellow Britons Andy Murray, Edmund, Aljaz Bedene, Johanna Konta and Heather Watson, who are all straight through to the main draw.

The US Open starts on Monday in New York.

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