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  1. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    Marin Cilic denies Kei Nishikori's bid to become first Asian man to win grand slam

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 09:44am

    ... to Nishikori’s two. Nishikori had his opportunities with nine break chances but could convert just one while Cilic was five of 11 and enjoyed a 38-19 edge in winners. “It’s a really tough loss but I’m ... he double faulted on his first match point. But it was only a momentary lapse as he buckled down and finished off a reeling Nishikori with a backhard winner before letting out a mighty scream ...

  2. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    Djokovic and Williams march on as Kvitova joins exodus of seeds

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 02:36pm

    ... to the next round of the U.S. Open on Saturday but the women’s draw saw yet another big upset as Wimbledon winner Petra Kvitova was sent packing by a 145th-ranked qualifier. Third-seed Kvitova fell ... happy.” Twice Australian Open winner Azarenka secured her spot in the last 16 with a 6-1 6-1 win over Russian Elena Vesnina. Eugenie Bouchard, a semi-finalist in the previous three slams, ...

  3. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    Djokovic, Murray and Williams cruise in New York, but Ivanovic and Stosur crash out

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 10:10am

    ... racked up her 80th US Open win as the top seeds eased into the third round. They were joined in the last 32 by 2012 winner Andy Murray and reigning Wimbledon women’s champion Petra Kvitova. ... tackling plus-30 degree heat. World number one and top seed Djokovic breezed past France’s Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-1, 6-3, 6-0, firing 13 aces and 33 winners as the 2011 champion comfortably remained ...

  4. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    Caroline Wozniacki knocks out Maria Sharapova as another top seed goes down

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 09:31am

    ... with just two of its top eight seeds while Roger Federer made the most of heavy rain to make the last-16. Five-time grand slam champion Sharapova – the 2006 title winner in New York – was defeated ... of lightning. Federer, bidding to become the oldest grand slam champion in more than 40 years, clinched his 70th win at the tournament on the back of 57 winners and 13 aces. But the 33-year-old had ...

  5. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    Peng Shuai reaches first grand slam quarter-final

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 11:04am

    ... center at Flushing Meadows until  she saw that the match on court before hers had been suspended. The bit of confusion didn’t seem to slow the 28-year-old down, she fired 17 winners with just ...

  6. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    Hong Kong fans may miss out on chance to see Peng Shuai and Eugenie Bouchard in action

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 09:21am

    ... Chinese player to reach the final four of a major, following in the footsteps of two-time grand slam winner Li Na and doubles semi-finalist Zheng Jie. Her success has sparked inevitable ...

  7. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    Roger Federer forced to scrap in US Open first round

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:10am

    ... Agence France-Presse Swiss notches win No.50 of the season as teens take the limelight Roger Federer claimed his 50th win of 2014 on Tuesday as the 17-time major winner got his campaign for a record sixth US Open off to a battling start. The great Swiss, playing in his 60th successive grand slam event and bidding to become the oldest major winner in over 40 years, defeated Australia’s ...

  8. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    All primed for a sequel at US Open

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 10:11pm by Reuters

    ... and Federer's paths to a championship clash could be less troubled than usual with the absence of last year's winner Rafa Nadal due to a wrist injury, and the sub-par form of 2012 champion Andy ... and Federer's paths to a championship clash could be less troubled than usual with the absence of last year's winner Rafa Nadal Also hoping to follow up the fireworks he set off at the last major ...

  9. Sport - Tennis - US Open

    Djokovic and Murray set for US Open quarter-final clash

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 10:04am

    ... in New York nursing an ankle injury that forced him out of the tournament in Winston-Salem on Thursday. Eighth-seeded Murray, the 2012 US Open winner who hasn’t won a title since his emotional ... this year, the 17-time major winner won’t be taking anything for granted, even against unheralded first-round opponent Taylor Townsend. “The way my year’s been going, I’m worried about every single ...

  10. Sport - Golf - US Open

    Tiger Woods to miss US Open

    Posted May 29th 2014, 10:14am by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse Back injury continues to hamper 14-time major winner Tiger Woods will miss his second major championship of 2014 as he struggles to return to top form following back surgery earlier this year. The 14-time major winner announced on his website that he is skipping next month’s US Open while he continues his rehabilitation. “Unfortunately, I won’t ...




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