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Gallery: More upsets at US Open

More upsets at US Open

New YORK — World No 1s Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams may have advanced safely to the next round of the US Open, but the women’s draw saw yet another big upset, as Wimbledon...

Bellis out, but teen is toast of US Open

Bellis out, but teen is toast of US Open

NEW YORK — Top seeds Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic were forced to take a backseat to America’s latest tennis sweetheart on Thursday, as 15-year-old Catherine Bellis hogged...

WTA Future Stars beckons for S’pore duo

WTA Future Stars beckons for S’pore duo

SINGAPORE — The Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) Finals will start a five-year run here next month (Oct 17 to 26), bringing the world’s best women’s tennis players to Singapore...

Upsets and tantrums at the US Open

Upsets and tantrums at the US Open

NEW YORK — Chinese doubles specialist Peng Shuai caused one of the biggest upsets of the US Open to date with a 6-3 6-4 singles victory over fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska,...

Teen makes history at US Open

Teen makes history at US Open

NEW YORK — Despite boasting 34 Grand Slam singles titles between them, Serena Williams and Roger Federer had to share the spotlight with a 15-year-old at the US Open, as all...

US Open cruise for former champions

US Open cruise for former champions

NEW YORK — Former champions Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova sparkled under the Arthur Ashe Stadium lights to end a steamy first day that proved more than a little stressful...

Serena, Taylor meet in clash to make Ashe proud

Serena, Taylor meet in clash to make Ashe proud

NEW YORK — Serena Williams, who opens her quest for a third successive US Open title with a match against fellow African-American Taylor Townsend today, thinks American legend...

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