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Serena stunned by Pliskova in US Open semis
For the second straight year Serena Williams saw her bid for a seventh US Open title halted in the semi-finals with a 6-2 7-6(5) loss to Karolina Pliskovaon Thursday that also ended her long reign as world number one.
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Serena Williams stunned by Karolina Pliskova in U.S. Open semifinal
Karolina Pliskova, who is 24, reaches the first Grand Slam final of her career.         
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US Open has no-summonses policy for public drinking, peeing
It’s advantage, drunk tennis fans at this year’s US Open. Parks Department officers are under strict orders not to issue summonses for public drinking, urination and other offenses around Arthur Ashe Stadium so as not to spoil the fun for tournament-goers, it was revealed Thursday. In the past, Parks Enforcement Patrol officers usually wrote hundreds...
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Djokovic into semis after another opponent retires
Novak Djokovic's strange US Open took another bizarre turn as he advanced to the semi-finals on Tuesday when Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga retired at the start of the third set, trailing 6-3, 6-2.
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Retractable roof by Detroit firm tops U.S. Open stadium
Detroit’s Rossetti Architects designed innovative retractable roof for U.S. Open        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Arthur Ashe Tennis US Open Arthur Ashe Stadium Imperial units Retractable roof Jimmy Connors Arthur Ashe Kids' Day
Nishikori upsets Murray to reach US Open semis
Japan's Kei Nishikori overcame second seed Andy Murray for a gruelling 1-6, 6-4, 4-6, 6-1, 7-5 see-saw victory on Wednesday to reach the US Open semi-finals.
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Kei Nishikori, Serena Williams win thrillers in U.S. Open quarterfinals
They gave the people what they wanted and needed on an often mesmerizing day and night of tennis at the U.S. Open on Wednesday. Two enthralling matches pushed two proud champions — Andy Murray and Serena Williams —  to the brink, requiring a decisive set in both contests and testing their bodies...
149 points by Los Angeles Times | US Open Roger Federer Tennis Juan Martín del Potro Grand Slam Australian Open Arthur Ashe The Championships Wimbledon
On the Runway: Neon Makes a Point at the U.S. Open
A fashion cautionary tale courtesy of the yellow! and pink! and green! on Center Court.
214 points by The New York Time | US Open Arthur Ashe Tennis Grand Slam Australian Open Serena Williams Pun The Championships Wimbledon
Retractable roof by Detroit firm tops U.S. Open
Detroit’s Rossetti Architects designed innovative retractable roof for U.S. Open        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Arthur Ashe Tennis US Open Arthur Ashe Stadium Imperial units Retractable roof Jimmy Connors Arthur Ashe Kids' Day
Wawrinka wins US Open, tops Djokovic in four sets
Third seed Stan Wawrinka rose to the occasion once again to beat top-seeded defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-7(1), 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 and win the US Open on Sunday for the third grand slam title of his career.
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U.S. Open champ Wawrinka has more to work on
Too often – particularly early in events – Wawrinka is pointedly off.         
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U.S. Open champ Stan Wawrinka eager for more consistent success
Too often – particularly early in events – Wawrinka is pointedly off.         
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Wawrinka beats Djokovic for 1st US Open title, 3rd Grand Slam
Pointing to his temple after winning the biggest of points, Stan Wawrinka wore Novak Djokovic down and beat the defending champion 6-7 (1), 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 on Sunday for his first U.S. Open title and third Grand Slam trophy overall.
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Wawrinka tops Djokovic for 1st U.S. Open title, 3rd Grand Slam
Wawrinka has won only five of 24 career meetings against Djokovic.        
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Kerber begins reign as number one with US Open win
Germany's Angelique Kerber began her reign as world number one in imperious style battling past a determined Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 to win the US Open final on Saturday and claim her second Grand Slam title of the year.
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Kerber wins 1st US Open title by beating Pliskova in final
NEW YORK — Angelique Kerber won her first U.S. Open title and the second Grand Slam trophy of her breakthrough season, beating Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 on Saturday.The No. 2-seeded Kerber trailed by a break at 3-1 in the third set before taking five of the last six games against a fading Pliskova, who was seeded 10th and hadn't been past the third round at a major until this tournament.The left-handed Kerber already was assured of making her debut at No. 1 in the WTA rankings on Monday, ending Serena Williams' record-tying 186-week stay at the top.
-1 points by Boston Herald | US Open Tennis Grand Slam Australian Open Serena Williams Arthur Ashe Steffi Graf 2010 Australian Open
Germany’s Kerber rallies in third set to capture 1st US Open title
Early in what would become a tight test of a U.S. Open final, Angelique Kerber sprinted forward to somehow reach a drop shot and scoop a down-the-line winner to a corner.
1 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | US Open Tennis Grand Slam Australian Open Serena Williams Arthur Ashe Steffi Graf 2010 Australian Open
Kerber wins first U.S. Open title
NEW YORK – Early in what would become a tight test of a U.S. Open final, Angelique Kerber sprinted forward to somehow reach a drop shot and scoop a down-the-line winner to a corner.The Arthur Ashe Stadium crowd roared, and Kerber celebrated by raising her right hand and wagging her index finger in...
-1 points by Concord Monitor | US Open Tennis Grand Slam Australian Open Serena Williams Arthur Ashe Steffi Graf 2010 Australian Open
After odd win, Novak Djokovic to face Stan Wawrinka in US Open final
For quite a while, Novak Djokovic's opponent in the U.S. Open semifinals, Gael Monfils, looked as if he didn't want to win — or even be there at all.
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New women’s No. 1 Angelique Kerber has Open title in reach
Angelique Kerber spoke late Thursday night as if she already had accomplished her goal at the U.S. Open. With Serena Williams losing in the semifinals, the surging Kerber officially won the computer. Now she tries to win her first Open. Kerber will be ranked No. 1 in the world after the Open, breaking Williams’ 3...
3 points by New York Post | US Open Grand Slam Martina Hingis Serena Williams Australian Open Steffi Graf The Championships Wimbledon Arthur Ashe
US Open: Djokovic wins bizarre semi
The score may have looked fairly routine but Novak Djokovic's semifinal win over Gael Monfils at the US Open was downright bizarre.
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No. 1 Djokovic wins odd-as-can-be US Open SF against Monfils
NEW YORK — Facing an opponent who occasionally played as if he had somewhere better to be, Novak Djokovic reached his 21st Grand Slam final and seventh at the U.S. Open with a bizarre 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 victory over Gael Monfils on Friday.
-1 points by Boston Herald | Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 2008 ATP Tour Novak Djokovic Rafael Nadal US Open 2009 Australian Open Gaël Monfils Arthur Ashe
Novak Djokovic bizarrely coasts into US Open final
Facing an opponent who occasionally played as if he had somewhere better to be, Novak Djokovic reached his 21st Grand Slam final and seventh at the U.S. Open with a bizarre 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 victory over Gael Monfils on Friday. Djokovic, the No. 1 seed and defending champion, dipped in form in the third...
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