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2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Roddick disappointed not to be in US Open doubles

Andy Roddick says he would like to have made one more appearance at the U.S Open, not for himself, but for his friend Mardy Fish.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Andy Roddick, Mardy Fish

4 hrs ago | Press-Telegram

U.S. Open: Serena Williams to face American teen Taylor Townsend in 1st round

The 32-year-old Williams has won 17 Grand Slam titles. At age 18, Taylor Townsend is in her third major tournament.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Serena Williams, French Open, Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic, Australian Open

4 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

Murray faces Haase in first round

Murray will be wary of the world number 70 having needed to fight back from two sets down to beat him here in 2011, although he was an easy winner in the Australian Open last year.

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

7 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Stocks move higher; S&P 500 heading for a record

Traders were encouraged by the latest encouraging sign in the U.S. job market, a decline last week in the number of people applying for unemployment benefits.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Tomas Berdych, Tennis, US Open

11 hrs ago | KAUZ

Serena Williams seeded No. 1 at US Open; Halep 2nd

A new federal study found that man-made earthquakes cause less shaking and in general are about 16 times weaker than natural earthquakes with the same magnitude.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Serena Williams

15 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

Evans fails in US Open bid

There will be no US Open heroics from Dan Evans this year after the British number three slumped to a first-round loss in qualifying at Flushing Meadows.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Tommy Robredo, Roger Federer

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Edmonton Journal

Eugenie Bouchard, Caroline Wozniacki both upset in second round of Connecticut Open

Third-seeded Eugenie Bouchard of Westmount, Que., and four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark both suffered straight-set upsets Wednesday in the second round of the Connecticut Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Caroline Wozniacki, Tennis, Peng Shuai

Yahoo!

Serena the singer? Tennis star does karaoke

Serena Williams replaced her tennis racket with a microphone at a karaoke event a week ahead of the U.S. Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Serena Williams

Washington Times

Garcia-Lopez outlasts Young in 3 sets

Guillermo Garcia-Lopez battled through a third-set tiebreaker before beating 11th-seeded Donald Young of the 6-7 , 6-3, 7-6 on Wednesday in the third round of the Winston-Salem Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, Guillermo Garcia-Lopez, More Sports, Tennis, Donald Young, Jarkko Nieminen

NewsOK.com

Wozniacki upset by Giorgi at Connecticut Open

Four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki was upset 6-4, 6-2 Wednesday by Camila Giorgi of Italy in the second round of the Connecticut Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Caroline Wozniacki, Tennis, US Open

Press-Telegram

U.S. Open: Serena Williams seeded No. 1

French Open runner-up Simona Halep is seeded second after reaching a career-best ranking this month.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Serena Williams, French Open, Tennis, Simona Halep, Wimbledon, Petra Kvitova, Li Na

Congleton Guardian

McEnroe urges Murray to 'step up'

Murray admits he has been far too up and down, mixing encouraging performances with bewildering ones, none more so than the quarter-final loss to Grigor Dimitrov that brought his Wimbledon title defence to an end.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Grigor Dimitrov, Wimbledon, Amelie Mauresmo

The Chronicle-Telegram

Rafael Nadal won't defend US Open title because of wrist

Reigning champion Rafael Nadal pulled out of the U.S. Open because of an injury for the second time in three years Monday, leaving Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer as the men to beat at the year's last Grand Slam tournament.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer

Tue Aug 19, 2014

CBS Atlanta

Top-seed Simona Halep upset at Connecticut Open.

The Obama administration says it has not confirmed the authenticity of a video that purports to show the killing of an American journalist by Islamic State militants.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Simona Halep, Tennis

The Washington Post

Top-seed Simona Halep upset in New Haven

Defending champion and top-seeded Simona Halep was beaten Tuesday in her opening match at the Connecticut Open, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 by Slovakian Magdalena Rybarikova.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Simona Halep, Tennis, Magdalena Rybarikova

NewsOK.com

American Riske upsets Pennetta in New Haven

American Alison Riske upset sixth-seeded Italian Flavia Pennetta 6-1. 7-6 Tuesday in the second round of the Connecticut Open, the final tuneup on the Women's Tennis Association Tour before the U.S. Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Alison Riske, Tennis, Flavia Pennetta, US Open

ABC News

Anderson Wins in 3 Sets Vs. Mannarino

South Africa's Kevin Anderson had to overcome a shaky second set Tuesday to beat France's Adrian Mannarino 6-3, 2-6, 6-4 in the second round of the Winston-Salem Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Kevin Anderson, Tennis, Adrian Mannarino, US Open

WLBT-TV Jackson

Your Top Plays for Today

9, 2013, file photo, Rafael Nadal, of Spain, holds up the championship trophy after winning the men's singles final over Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, at the 2013 U.S. .

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

WBTV

10 things to know for Tuesday

FILE - In this Aug. 26, 2013, file photo, Rafael Nadal, of Spain, returns a shot to Ryan Harrison during the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, Rafael Nadal, Tennis, Ryan Harrison, US Open

The Age

Tennis debates whether to bring the noise

Muting tennis spectators has been one of the most revered rules in sports, but many top players say they would be ready for a new sound.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams, Mike Bryan, Agnieszka Radwanska, Maria Sharapova

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