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17 min ago | Independent.ie

Radwanska the first big name to crash out of US Open

Peng Shuai of China celebrates after defeating Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during their match at the 2014 U.S. 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, Peng Shuai, Agnieszka Radwanska, Sharon Fichman

17 min ago | WQXI-AM Atlanta

Sloane Stephens upset in US Open 2nd round

Once a sure bet to stick around for a while at Grand Slam tournaments, Sloane Stephens suddenly can't even win there.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Sloane Stephens, Johanna Larsson, Wimbledon, Australian Open, Serena Williams

4 hrs ago | Channel3000

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, Tennis, Milos Raonic, Daniel Nestor, Grigor Dimitrov, Greg Rusedski, Wimbledon

8 hrs ago | USA Today

Sock retires because of calf injury at US Open

Sock was trailing 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 to Pablo Andujar of Spain when he decided he couldn't continue Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Pablo Andujar, Sports, More Sports, Tennis, Wimbledon

12 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

Japan's Nishikori cruises in US Open first round

Tenth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan cruised to a 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 victory over American Wayne Odesnik in the first round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday, showing no apparent effects from a toe injury that hampered his preparations.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Kei Nishikori, Tennis, Wayne Odesnik

Tue Aug 26, 2014

InsideHalton.com

CiCi Bellis, 15, youngest US Open winner since '96

While 15-year-old American CiCi Bellis was in the process of stunning a Grand Slam finalist to become the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since 1996, her father did his best to conceal his emotions courtside.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Dominika Cibulkova, Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams, Roger Federer, Melanie Oudin

USA Today

Royal box: His Airness now a member of Club Fed

Royal box: His Airness now a member of Club Fed Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1tHzJoi 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, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Roger Federer

Bury Times

Murray has an upbeat outlook

Andy Murray feels he is "playing with the house's money" after his narrow escape against Robin Haase at the US Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Andy Murray, Tennis, US Open, Robin Haase, James Ward, Matthias Bachinger

ABC News

US Teen Bellis, 15, Stuns Cibulkova at US Open

American teen CiCi Bellis became the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since 1996 - almost three years before she was born - when she stunned Australian Open runner-up Dominika Cibulkova.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Australian Open, Dominika Cibulkova, Lindsay Davenport, Wimbledon, Petra Kvitova

CJAD

Genie Bouchard coasts to victory at US Open

Canada's Eugenie Bouchard has steamrolled her way into the second round of the U.S. Open with a 6-2, 6-1 win over Olga Govortsova of Belarus.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Olga Govortsova, Tennis

CBS Local

America's US Open Hopes May Rest With Isner, Who Cruises In First Round

John Isner, a former top American college player, beat this year's top American college player in the first round of the U.S. Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, John Isner, More Sports, Tennis

Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

Heather Watson crashed out of the US Open in the opening round

Nothing went right for the British number one, who won just 12 per cent of second serve points in a 6-1 6-1 loss that lasted 54 minutes.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Heather Watson, Fed Cup

Illawarra Mercury

Nick Kyrgios knocks out seeded Youzhny

Nick Kyrgios is staying cool despite his explosive start to the US Open setting up the prospect of another dream grand slam run.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Mikhail Youzhny, Wimbledon, Rafael Nadal, Andy Roddick, Lleyton Hewitt

WLNS-TV Lansing

Your Top Plays for Today

Top seed Novak Djokovic shakes off his unconvincing form in preparatory tournaments and coasts through his U.S. Open first-round match, dropping only seven games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Novak Djokovic, More Sports, Tennis

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Wharfedale Observer

Novak Djokovic was a comfortable winner in the first round

Novak Djokovic cast off concerns over his form and mindset by easing to a 6-1 6-2 6-4 win over Diego Schwartzman in the first round of the US Open.

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

Wimbledon Guardian

Maria Sharapova beat fellow Russian Maria Kirilenko in two sets

Maria Sharapova recovered from a slow start to defeat fellow Russian Maria Kirilenko and reach the second round of the US Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Maria Sharapova, Tennis, Maria Kirilenko, US Open, Australian Open

CottageCountryNow.ca

Actor Alec Baldwin snags stray ball at US Open-Image1

Alec Baldwin took on a new role at the U.S. Open - the actor played a star athlete, snagging a stray ball that flew into the stands.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Maria Kirilenko, Maria Sharapova

KIII

10 Things to Know for Tuesday

Fred Armisen, left, and Carrie Brownstein arrive at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. .

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

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

What to watch at US Open: Serena faces US teen

The 18-year-old American faces the two-time defending champ under the lights of Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, French Open, Alison Riske, Ana Ivanovic, Samantha Stosur, Christina McHale

The Wichita Eagle

Murray grits through cramps to win at US Open

Spinning in 70 mph second serves, grabbing at his hamstring during points, Andy Murray gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Andy Murray, Robin Haase, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Juan Monaco, Rafael Nadal

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