Swiatek takes out Davis

NEW YORK -- Iga Swiatek is still only 21 years old, but she’s displayed some frightening consistency

She’s trying to become the first player since Serena to win seven titles in a single

She defeated American Lauren Davis 6-3, 6-4 in a third-round match

“I could not find my rhythm today,” Swiatek said in her on-court interview

In the summer hard-court season, though, Swiatek’s won only four of seven matches

That offense, combined with her usual spotless defense, marked by her trademark squat shots and some screeching

Before serving at 2-5, Davis called for the trainer, who checked her temperature and blood pressure

Swiatek won the first set when a 108 mph offering was not returned

Davis saved three break points in the next game and eventually held

She remains undefeated against players ranked outside the Top 100 in Grand Slam play (15-0)

She’s won 53 matches this season and is already closing in on the most recent standard, 57, set

Davis, in her 10th US Open main draw, equaled her best effort in a major by reaching

The past five months have given her a greater appreciation of Serena’s staying power over the

I have huge appreciation because it’s one of my goals actually to be consistent throughout my

For sure, I understand it little bit more right now, how much work she has put into

Swiatek will face Germany's Jule Niemeier in the fourth round

108, Niemeier outhit Zheng with 22 winners, nearly doubling up on the rising Chinese star's 12