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U.S. Open (tennis)

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  • Nicolas Mahut still grinding on Wimbledon's outer courts

    Nicolas Mahut still grinding on Wimbledon's outer courts
    The day dawned bright and sunny at Wimbledon on Tuesday, and the trains were packed with tennis fans wanting to see Roger and Rafa, or Serena and Maria. Or all four. Nobody was coming to see Nicolas Mahut, the French grinder. Which is too bad, because...
  • Alize Cornet stuns Serena Williams at Wimbledon

    The inescapable conclusion, after watching a young French woman jerk Serena Williams around the tennis court at Wimbledon here Saturday like she had her on a string, is that Father Time has arrived for a talk. Maybe, in Williams’ case, it is...
  • Nadal meets Rosol in revenge match

    LONDON (Reuters) - French Open champion Rafael Nadal will face his 2012 Wimbledon nemesis, Lukas Rosol, on Thursday, knowing he will have to up his game to avoid another second-round exit at the hands of the Czech world number 52. After a first-round...
  • Nadal, Serena advance; Townsend out at Wimbledon

    WIMBLEDON, England - World No. 1 Rafael Nadal and Swiss stars Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka were a trio of opening-round winners Tuesday at Wimbledon. The second-seeded Nadal had to come from behind to beat capable Slovak Martin Klizan 4-6, 6-3, 6-3,...
  • Will Federer and Williams be calling it a fortnight after Wimbledon?

    In the category of possible last hurrahs, the 128th edition of the All-England Lawn and Tennis Club's annual party on the grass may be hosting something exceptional this year. Will this be the last time they'll be serving strawberries and cream with...
  • As tennis career comes into focus, Towson's Xander Centenari eyes U.S. Open qualifying berth

    As tennis career comes into focus, Towson's Xander Centenari eyes U.S. Open qualifying berth
    The tennis courts at The Suburban Club in Pikesville are typically empty during weekday afternoons, with many of the usual patrons busy at work until they can head to the country club for some exercise. It was in this solitude, on a partly cloudy Monday...
  • Young and old share a dream: To fetch tennis balls at U.S. Open

    By Ellen Wulfhorst NEW YORK (Reuters) - Hundreds of people, young and not so young, lined up under rainy skies on Thursday to try out to be U.S. Open ballpersons, a short-term, low paying summer job that can be a dream come true for tennis fans. A few...
  • Visit Orlando becomes sponsor of US Open

    One month after the U.S. Tennis Association announced it would build a national training facility in Lake Nona, the region's chief tourism-marketing agency says it has reached an agreement with the USTA to become the exclusive "global tourism partner"...
  • McCoughtry, Dream add to Mystics' misery, 83-73

    McCoughtry, Dream add to Mystics' misery, 83-73
    WNBA McCoughtry, Dream add to Mystics' misery, 83-73 Baltimore's Angel McCoughtry (St. Frances) punished the Mystics for the second game in a row, scoring a game-high 27 points to power the host Atlanta Dream to an 83-73 win. McCoughtry, who also...
  • Alex Sarkissian caps career in NCAA Division I final

    Alex Sarkissian caps career in NCAA Division I final
    After a fine regular season, Alex Sarkissian capped his exceptional collegiate career with a memorable playoff run. It’s something Sarkissian, a Pepperdine University men’s tennis player and former Glendale Community College standout, said he...
  • Townsend and Zvonareva handed Wimbledon wildcards

    LONDON (Reuters) - Rising American talent Taylor Townsend and former world number two Vera Zvonareva have been handed wildcards into the women's draw at Wimbledon, officials said on Friday. Eighteen-year-old Townsend has been rewarded for an...