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Fashion Focus: Wozniacki Adidas NYC 2014

The ruffles are back from the past in the new Adidas by Stella McCartney collection, but this time they’re not as “in your face.” Caroline Wozniacki will wear the above Barricade NY Dress in either Soft Powder or Deep Red with Poppy Pink (both below) – a feminine silhouette that’s sure to make her stand […]

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Photo Of The Day: Rafa Takes Central Park

After his big win over Novak Djokovic last night to win the 2013 US Open, Rafael Nadal visited Central Park this morning to pose with his new trophy. Rafa gave a fantastic interview last night after winning and it’s well worth a read. My favorite part? His humble attitude when asked about his hard court […]

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Nadal Stars In SportsCenter Ad

This year’s US Open champion Rafael Nadal filmed a commercial for ESPN’s “SportsCenter” a few weeks ago. Perhaps foreshadowing his New York win, it seems Rafa already had a US Open trophy (or is that his old one?). The ad is genius. Watch! (Video: ESPN)

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Clinton Congratulates Serena On US Open Win

Bill Clinton was in Arthur Ashe stadium yesterday as Serena Williams picked up her 5th US Open title. The former president congratulated Serena after with a hug (and her dog, Chip, even got in on the action!). Serena later said of meeting Clinton, “I have met him several times. Kind of we reminisced about when […]

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Serena Wins 2013 US Open

Game, set, match and jumps in the air – Serena Williams defeated Victoria Azarenka 7-5, 6-7, 6-1 to win her 5th US Open title andĀ 17th Grand Slam. Undoubtedly the most dominant player the past two weeks, Serena picked up $3.6 million in prize money along with her hardware. But what’s her X factor? Serena said […]

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Photo Of The Day: Lovely Rafa

Working on the US Open’s social media team, I’ve often gone to the practice courts to see who’s hitting and take some pictures of players leaving and signing autographs for fans. Today I hung out in the vicinity for a good two hours as Stan Wawrinka and Richard Gasquet practiced side-by-side (both signed autographs after) […]

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Where Have I Been?

A little bit of explanation for those of you curious why The Slice has been so sparse since the start of the US Open. Where have I been? Well, I’ve been so lucky to be a part of the US Open’s social media team! So when you’re following the US Open on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, […]

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Fashion Focus: Venus Williams 2013 US Open

It’s usually her dresses that leave everyone talking, but today I was in awe of Venus Williams‘ nails and accessories. Her ring finger (with some ginormous bling) even had a crystallized bow on the nail! She also wrapped up a win with a bow, defeating 12th seeded Kirsten Flipkens 6-1, 6-2 in the first round. […]

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Quick Hits

Serena Williams and Andy Murray were on hand at the US Open Men’s and Women’s singles draws. Check them out! Rafael Nadal and his girlfriend were spotted walking around NYC ahead of the US Open. Maria Sharapova would want to spend a day in Audrey Hepburn’s shoes and her favorite hour of the day is […]

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Sharapova Discusses 2008 Shoulder Injury & Surgery

It was very disappointing to hear that 2006 championĀ Maria Sharapova had to withdraw from the US Open due to a shoulder injury. She told her fans on Facebook: Hi everyone, I just wanted to let you know that withdrawing from the US Open has been a really tough decision to make. I have done everything […]

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