Wednesday Aug 27
Tennis: Radwanska out of US Open
Agnieszka Radwanska's US Open woes continued on Wednesday *Aug 27) as China's Peng Shuai toppled the fourth-seeded Pole 6-3, 6-4 to reach the third round.
The Globe and Mail
Canadians Sharon Fichman and Aleksandra Wozniak make early exit from U.S. Open
Sharon Fichman of Canada hits a return to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during their match at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, August 25, 2014.
Los Angeles Times
Tennis stars again top Forbes' list of top-earning female athletes
Maria Sharapova is reported to have earned $24.4 million from June 2013 through June this year, with $22.2 million coming from endorsements.
Sharapova tops Forbes List
The 27-year-old Russian, who has won all four major championships during her career, banked a total of $24.4m in 2013, of which $22m came from endorsements.
Record numbers seen at women's tennis event in Montreal
Sunday's final at Uniprix Stadium in Montreal, which saw third-seed Agnieszka Radwanska beat Venus Williams in straight sets 6-4, 6-2, helped the event break the world record for attendance at a week-long women's tennis tournament.
Albany Times Union
IRVINE, Calif. - Katie Ledecky broke the world record in the 400-meter freestyle at the U.S. national championships Saturday night, becoming the first woman since Janet Evans to hold world marks in the 400, 800 and 1,500 freestyles at the same time.