British number two lost 6-3 6-4 to the Environment number 372 Janko Tipsarevic from the second Form of the US Men’s Clay Court Championship.

Norrie, 23, the entire world 55, was summoned third.

He even lost his serve from the first game and has been divided three more times from the first set while the n, a former top-10 player, shot it at 31 minutes.

Norrie got an early break in the second, but lost serve twice late in the set as the triumph was secured by Tipsarevic.