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49 min ago | Yahoo!

Groth hoping for Davis Cup call-up

Sam Groth is awaiting a phone call from Davis Cup captain Pat Rafter after showcasing his credentials and competitive fight in a respectable second-round US Open loss to Roger Federer.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Davis Cup, Tennis, US Open, Tennis Players, Bernard Tomic, Chris Guccione, Lleyton Hewitt

4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

As always, Roger Federer owns the night at the U.S. Open

The temperature was cool, but not chilly. The lights were blazing at Citi Field for a Mets home game and the No.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Tomas Berdych, Ivo Karlovic

Fri Aug 29, 2014

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, Tennis Players, French Open

BleacherReport

Roger Federer vs. Samuel Groth: Score and Recap from 2014 US Open

Roger Federer had little trouble in the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open, beating Sam Groth by a score of 6-4, 6-4 and 6-4.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Samuel Groth, Marcel Granollers, Rafael Nadal

Yahoo!

Kyrgios the hottest ticket in New York

Nick Kyrgios is already being afforded top billing in New York, but the teenager's coach says Australian tennis's new Kid Dynamite is still years away from reaching his peak.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tommy Robredo, Tennis Players, Wimbledon, Lleyton Hewitt, Richard Gasquet

ATP World Tour

Federer, Ferrer, Berdych Lead US Open Day Five Action

The remaining 16 second round singles matches in the bottom half of the draw on Friday's order of play features four Top 10 seeds No.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, David Ferrer, Tomas Berdych, Grigor Dimitrov, Ernests Gulbis

Iol.co.za

Federer, Maria to headline US Open

Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova will take centre stage at the U.S. Open on Friday but Flushing Meadows is slowly turning into a Williams family affair with the sisters eager to add to their grand slam collections.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Maria Sharapova, Sara Errani

OregonLive.com

2014 U.S. Open: How Roger Federer is learning from Jimmy Connors' example

Thirty-two years ago, Jimmy Connors did something that everyone except Jimmy Connors thought was impossible: he won Wimbledon.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Wimbledon, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Juan Martin del Potro

Hailsham Today

Ouse Valley and Ringmer man in general election battle

The Liberal Democrats have thrown down the gauntlet to Caroline Lucas by selecting a candidate with a strong environmental track record to fight Britain's only Green MP at next May's general election.

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Related Topix: Sports, Wimbledon, Tennis, More Sports, Tennis Players

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The San Diego Union-Tribune

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

Sara Errani, of Italy, reacts after winning a game against Anastasia Rodionova, of Australia, during the second round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in New York.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Sara Errani, Anastasia Rodionova, Sabine Lisicki, Madison Brengle

The Oregonian

Michael Jordan, Roger Federer team up in the name of shoes, champions and Jordan Brand

Michael Jordan was a special guest in Roger Federer's courtside box at the U.S. Open on Tuesday night, the rare spectacle of an all-time great in one sport cheering on an all-time great from another.

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

Denver Post

Watch: U.S. Open Ball Boys tell their best and worst moments on the court

Roger Federer looks on while playing against Marinko Matosevic during their men's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2014 U.S. Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Summer Olympic, Roger Federer, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Tennis, Tennis Players, Wimbledon

The Oregonian

Proof the New York Times is wrong about 5-set matches: the Roger Federer-Rafael Nadal...

For two weeks of every year, when the U.S. Open is going on in an outer borough, the New York Times tries to care about tennis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tennis Players, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, US Open, Ivan Dodig, Juan Martin del Potro

Yahoo!

5 crazy things: Pic of Boris Becker worries fans, Balotelli posts bizarre image

The world of sport throws up a lot of stories every day - funny, shocking, bizarre and amazing.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Novak Djokovic

WQXI-AM Atlanta

New stands let US Open fans see stars practice

In a new feature this year, the first stage of a planned renovation to the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, elevated stands loom over five practice courts and allow fans to watch stars like Roger Federer, Serena Williams and Nojak Djokovic groove their strokes, tinker with strategy and sometimes bicker with coaches.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tennis Players, Serena Williams, Marin Cilic, Ana Ivanovic

Wed Aug 27, 2014

KTMF

Us Open Scene: Philosopher Gulbis' rules for life

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, Tennis, Feliciano Lopez, US Open, French Open, Caroline Wozniacki

Washington Times

Us Open Scene: Philosopher Gulbis' rules for life

In a wide-ranging news conference after his straight-set, first-round U.S. Open victory over Kenny De Schepper on Wednesday, the free-spirited Latvian was asked to expound upon his theory of life for tennis players: Don't think, just hit.

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NEWS.com.au

So a gay guy walks into a locker room...

MICHAEL Sam is really good at football. He also happens to be gay. Now one network is under fire for airing the most inappropriate report possible.

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

The Age

Hewitt crashes to first round US Open loss

NEW YORK: Lleyton Hewitt has suffered a heavy first-round US Open defeat to complete the worst grand slam season of his celebrated 18-year career.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Lleyton Hewitt, Tennis Players, Tomas Berdych, Michal Przysiezny, Wimbledon

Braintree and Witham Times

Andy Murray sees the rest of his US Open campaign as a second chance

Andy Murray will hope he can at last trust his body when he plays his second-round match against Matthias Bachinger at the US Open on Thursday.

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

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