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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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Fashion Focus: Nadal, Federer & Del Potro Nike US Open Kits

Rafael Nadal back in New York City? Thank goodness! We’ve missed Rafa at the US Open and he’ll make his return wearing his signature Nike Premier Rafa Jacket, the Nike Premier Rafa Crew in white and the Nike Premier Woven Shorts. Shop Rafa’s gear here! Roger Federer loves New York and his fashionable friends there […]

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Fashion Focus: Sharapova’s 2013 US Open Nike Dress

Maria Sharapova will step on Arthur Ashe Stadium in the daytime wearing the Nike Premier Maria Dress in Atomic Pink.¬†Nike says “The racerback design helps ensure full range of motion and sonic-welded flat seam construction techniques maximize comfort against the skin during epic on-court battles.” Now, what will Maria wear under the lights? Guess we’ll […]

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One Month Until the US Open!

The US Open is officially one month away and today, walking down Third Avenue in New York City, I got my first taste of US Open advertisements. Waiting for the traffic light to change so I could cross the street, I looked up and saw Serena Williams on a bus with her trophy smiling back […]

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Fashion Focus: Adidas US Open 2013 Adizero Collection

Too soon? Well, it’s time to preview what the players will wear in New York at the US Open this year. The Women’s Adizero US Open Dress (above) comes in hero ink and hi-res red with mesh panels to help the ladies keep cool. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will wear the above polo in hero ink (also […]

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Fashion Focus: Murray’s Adidas US Open 2013 Kit

Andy Murray will work to defend his US Open title in red, white or blue – apropos for a Brit playing in the United States (colors of the flags). Adidas has him ready for the hard court swing with the Barricade Crew. And not to worry, Andy will pair one of the above tops with […]

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Federer’s Daughters At The US Open

Looks like Roger Federer’s daughters made a brief appearance at the US Open last week. The photo, featured in Swiss Magazine Schweizer Illustrierte, shows Mirka and the two-year-old twins, Myla and Charlene, during one of the day sessions. Federer said his daughters have yet to take a liking to tennis but enjoy splashing in the […]

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Reflections: US Open 9/10

I’m only writing yesterday’s reflections now because I didn’t get home until 2 a.m. last night (after the Men’s Doubles Final). Since it was much too late to put coherent thoughts and sentences together, I thought I’d spare you all that and just do it today. You’re welcome! So yesterday 9/10: First for me, after […]

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Reflections: US Open Day 7

Match of the day: [12] Gilles Simon defeated [18] Juan Martin Del Potro 4-6, 7-6, 6-2, 7-6. Chucking a sickie to win: [26] Flavia Pennetta defeated [13] Shuai Peng 6-4, 7-6. Flavia got sick in the second set and said after, “This one is one of the worst I never feel in the court.” Despite […]

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Reflections: US Open Day 5

As I tweeted, my day 4 reflections had a walkover yesterday. I thought it was only fitting, considering the trend at the Open this week. As for day 5, well, a walkover would not be sufficient. Today. Was. Crazy. Match of the day…:¬†Donald Young defeated [14] Stan Wawrinka 7-6, 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 7-6. Young said […]

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