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1 hr ago | ABC News

What to Watch at US Open: Isner-Kohlschreiber III

John Isner is not the sort to study a lot of video of past matches in order to prepare for an upcoming opponent.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, John Isner, Philipp Kohlschreiber, Sam Querrey, Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams

5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Bummed to face a friend, Gulbis loses at US Open

That's because his foe, Dominic Thiem, also happens to be a good pal and frequent practice partner who works with the same coach.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Roger Federer, French Open

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Blackburn Citizen

Roger Federer remains on course for an 18th major title

Roger Federer nullified the big serving of Australian Sam Groth to move into the third round of the US Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Roger Federer, US Open

The New Zealand Herald

Us Open Scene: Monfils wonders about net's height

As Gael Monfils hit ball after ball into the net during his first service game Friday at the U.S. Open resulting in four double-faults a thought occurred to him: "Seems pretty high, huh?" So after getting broken to fall behind 2-0, Monfils figured it wouldn't hurt to check it out for himself.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Gael Monfils, US Open

The Northern Echo

Bernard Tomic could not take to the court for his second-round match

Fourth seed David Ferrer was handed a walkover into the third round of the US Open when opponent Bernard Tomic pulled out with hip problems.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Bernard Tomic, David Ferrer, Australian Open, Dustin Brown, Jarkko Nieminen

WTEN-TV Albany

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Former Real Madrid captain Manuel Sanchis , shows the name of Liverpool, who will play Group B, during the UEFA Champions League draw at the Grimaldi Forum, in Monaco, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic, More Sports, Paul-Henri Mathieu

WQXI-AM Atlanta

What to watch at US Open: Venus eyes 4th round

Venus Williams is trying to get to the fourth round at the U.S. Open for the first time since 2010 - and at any Grand Slam tournament for the first time since 2011.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Venus Williams, Sara Errani, French Open, Roland Garros, Roberta Vinci

Ludlow Advertiser

Andy Murray, pictured, was not troubled by Matthias Bachinger in windy New York

After his struggles with cramp against Robin Haase on Monday, which almost proved terminal to his hopes for the tournament, what was required against German qualifier Matthias Bachinger was a straightforward outing.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, Matthias Bachinger, More Sports, Andy Murray, Robin Haase

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Us Open Scene: You can own a piece of the Open

In past U.S. Opens, it may have been the kind of stuff that was swept up and thrown away: Placards that identified players at news conferences.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Serena Williams, Victoria Azarenka, Mike Bryan

Preston Citizen

Serena Williams, pictured, breezed past Vania King 6-1 6-0 despite windy conditions

The two-time defending champion is perfectly capable of bulldozing her way through the toughest of draws but cannot now meet a top-10 rival until the semi-finals after Ana Ivanovic lost to Karolina Pliskova.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Vania King, Serena Williams, Ana Ivanovic, Kaia Kanepi, Flavia Pennetta, Agnieszka Radwanska

This Is Lancashire

Novak Djokovic had the easiest of matches as he eased into the third round of the US Open

Novak Djokovic dropped just four games against Paul-Henri Mathieu as he coasted into the third round of the US Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic, Paul-Henri Mathieu, Wimbledon, Sam Querrey, Guillermo Garcia-Lopez

WRIC-TV Richmond

No. 8 Ana Ivanovic loses in 2nd round at US Open

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns a shot against Misaki Doi, of Japan, during the first round of the 2014 U.S. .

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Ana Ivanovic, Dominika Cibulkova, Victoria Azarenka, Serena Williams, Mikhail Youzhny

The Winnipeg Free Press

Australian Open champ Wawrinka tells fan to 'Shut up' during 2nd-round victory at US Open

In the heat of the moment, locked in a suddenly tight match after midnight at Flushing Meadows, Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka snapped at a rowdy spectator, telling him to "Shut up."

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Australian Open, Tennis Players, Thomaz Bellucci

WQXI-AM Atlanta

What to watch at US Open: Bellis, 15, back at it

American teen CiCi Bellis returns to action at the U.S. Open on Thursday, two days after becoming the youngest player to win a match in the tournament since 1996.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Dominika Cibulkova, Lindsay Davenport, Australian Open, Christina McHale, Victoria Azarenka

KRBE-FM Houston

Alec Baldwin Calmly Catches Tennis Ball Flying at His Face at US Open

Alec Baldwin's character on 30 Rock was a pretty suave, cool customer, but the real-life person apparently is just as smooth.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Surreycomet.co.uk

Lleyton Hewitt fell at the first hurdle at Flushing Meadows

Lleyton Hewitt was unable to cause another upset at the US Open as he went down in straight sets to sixth seed Tomas Berdych in the first round.

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Related Topix: Sports, Lleyton Hewitt, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Tomas Berdych, Juan Martin del Potro, Grigor Dimitrov, Ryan Harrison

KTVN Reno

Us Open Scene: You can't win if you can't finish

Ivan Dodig, of Croatia, leans on the net as he forfeits the match to Feliciano Lopez, of Spain, because of injury in the fifth set during the second round of the 2014 U.S. .

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Ivan Dodig, Feliciano Lopez, Australian Open, French Open

The Washington Post

Steve Johnson retires at US Open due to cramping

American Steve Johnson had to retire from his first-round match at the U.S. Open because of severe cramping.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open

Congleton Guardian

Radwanska crashes out of US Open

Fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska became the first major casualty of the US Open when she was dumped out in the second round by Peng Shuai.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis Players, Agnieszka Radwanska, Peng Shuai, Sharon Fichman

Click Orlando

Canada and tennis, eh? Yes, really

Yes the country known in sporting terms for dominating ice hockey and curling is prospering in a summer sport.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Ice Hockey, Winter Sports, Tennis Players, Milos Raonic, Daniel Nestor, Grigor Dimitrov, Roger Federer

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