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Photos Of The Day: Murraase Migraine

I have few words to describe the post-match feeling I had once Andy Murray finally defeated Robin Haase 6-7, 2-6, 6-2, 6-0, 6-4. Andy’s mom said it pretty well. I’ll take a stiff drink too, Judy. Cliff Drysdale on ESPN also summed it up, saying “This is a very difficult match to describe because it was […]

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Reflections: US Open Day 2

Upset of the day: USOpen.org’s “Player of the Day” Simona Halep defeated [6] Li Na 6-2, 7-5. The French Open champion said she played like “****.” Halep’s response? “Yeah, maybe she played like ****, but it’s OK.” Other seed upsets: Pauline Parmentier defeated [21] Daniela Hantuchova 6-2, 6-3; Ernests Gulbis defeated [16] Mikhail Youzhny 6-2, […]

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Reflections: US Open Day 1

Match of the day: [3] Maria Sharapova defeated Heather Watson 3-5, 7-5, 6-3 and afterward praised Watson’s gutsy efforts, which we all knew she would (with a side of “I made too many errors”). But it was the young Brit’s demeanor that struck a chord with so many. Despite the loss, Watson was delightful and grinning […]

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Celebrities At The US Open: Day 1

Celebrities came out for Day 1 at the US Open to kick off the 2011 tournament. Big names such as Donald Trump were at Arthur Ashe Stadium to see Maria Sharapova while others were at New York’s center court for the opening ceremony festivities. Legendary musician Tony Bennett, Susan Crow, and Chairman of the Board […]

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Wilson World Record And US Open Qualies Day 4

It’s the Friday before New York City gets slammed by Hurricane Irene the 2011 U.S. Open starts, and I thought that a a day at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center – before the tennis-loving masses and/or the wind and rain really start pouring in – was in order. My day started bright and […]

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Fashion Focus: Sharapova’s 2011 US Open Tiffany & Co. Earrings

The last Grand Slam of the year deserves nothing less when it comes to Maria Sharapova’s Tiffany & Co. on-court accessories. Tiffany & Co. announced yesterday that the Russian beauty will wear diamond drop earrings from the new Tiffany Grace collection at the 2011 US Open, which starts Monday. According to the web site, the […]

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Rafa Does US Open Draw

Defending US Open champion Rafael Nadal took part in the 2011 US Open Draw Ceremony today and delighted us to some great Rafa candid shots. Enjoy – and full draws linked below!

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Fashion Focus: Federer, Nadal And More Nike US Open Gear

The maker of some of the craftiest slogans to date, Nike does its best again for this year’s US Open with some fanatic-worthy shirts for the Nadal and Federer fans. Not a Rafaholic or Federite? There’s something for you in the collection too. Check out some favorites: Federer “Express” T-Shirt: If you’ve ever taken a […]

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Fashion Focus: Nike Sharapova US Open 2011 Day Dress

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Fashion Focus: Nike US Open 2011 For Sabine Lisicki

I was visiting Nike.com to check out the collections for the US Open that Nike’s best ladies (Maria Sharapova, Serena Williams, Li Na and Petra Kvitova) will wear in New York in just a few weeks when who did I see at the bottom of the page? Sabine Lisicki. The Wimbledon semifinalist and recently clothing-sponsorless German […]

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