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13 hrs ago | ESPN

Baseline Buzz: Pursuing the crown

Andy Murray talks about his win over Matthias Bachinger in the second round at the US Open and how the windy conditions impacted his play.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Kelly: Raonic has to decide next steps to gain control of his game

Milos Raonic struggled mightily with world No. 124 Peter Gojowczyk. Raonic won in four sets at U.S. Open on Thursday night.

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NEWS.com.au

So a gay guy walks into a locker room...

MICHAEL Sam is really good at football. He also happens to be gay. Now one network is under fire for airing the most inappropriate report possible.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Denver Post

Watch: U.S. Open Ball Boys tell their best and worst moments on the court

Roger Federer looks on while playing against Marinko Matosevic during their men's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2014 U.S. Open.

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International Business Times

Top 5 Richest Tennis Athletes

Professional tennis is one of the most lucrative sports with global appeal, which is why tennis superstars are making a ton of money these days.

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The Wichita Eagle

What to watch at Open: Will Sharapova foe take TO?

If Maria Sharapova's opponent Wednesday at the U.S. Open takes a medical timeout, the five-time major champion wouldn't mind seeing that come at a cost.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Mashable

Federer Meets Jordan: Is This the Greatest Sports Selfie Ever Taken?

The world has seen weirder selfies. The world has seen more star-studded selfies.

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Newkerala.com

Defending champion Wawrinka confirms participation for Chennai Open

Switzerland's World No.4 tennis player Stan Wawrinka Tuesday confirmed his participation for the 20th edition of the Chennai Open to be held at the SDAT Stadium here Jan 5-11, next year.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

International Business Times

US Open Stage Ready For Another Roger Federer Title, Nadal Fans Longing For The World No. 2

World no. 3 Roger Federer once again is relishing the twilight of his career and is ready to claim his 18th Grand Slam and sixth Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates winning the fourth set against Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men's singles finals tennis match on Centre Court at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London July 6, 2014.

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WNYC-AM New York

US Open Serves Up Fans in NYC

Fans are gearing up for the annual U-S Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows Queens which starts Monday and runs through September 8th.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Independent

Kevin Garside: With Rafa Nadal absent and Novak Djokovic out of...

One Grand Slam is not enough when you have a talent like his and ambitions to lay down some historically big data Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Stuff.co.nz

Williams embracing title hunt for history

AIMING HIGH: Winning the US Open would be Serena Williams' 18th major title - giving her a share of the all-time record.

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Detroit Free Press

U.S. Open preview: Serena Williams still the favorite as she chases history

The quake struck at 3:20 a.m. PT near American Canyon about 6 miles southwest of Napa, the U.S. Serena Williams of the United States practices prior to the start of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 24, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of Queens in New York City.

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USA Today

Technology is causing a racket in tennis

As we head into this year's U.S. Open, tennis fans wonder, as they watch Roger and Serena age, whether we are witnessing the twilight of the sports golden age.

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ATP World Tour

Federer: 'Confidence Was Going Away Quickly'

Roger Federer is having fun with his new status as one of the hot favourites for the 2014 US Open .

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Sat Aug 23, 2014

International Business Times

Roger Federer Accepts ALS Ice Bucket Challenge from Anna Wintour, Gavin Rossdale, and Ana Ivanovic

On Thursday, Roger Federer accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge after he was nominated by Anna Wintour, Gavin Rossdale and Ana Ivanovic.

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The Miami Herald

Family, friends pay tribute to Hashim Khan

Roger Federer, above, is 19-2 since the French Open and has reached four consecutive finals, and he will not have to face Rafael Nadal at the U.S. Open after the Spaniard withdrew.

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The Washington Post

Federer's confidence soaring before US Open

In this July 6, 2014, file photo, Roger Federer of Switzerland leaps in an attempt to play a return to Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men's singles final match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Albany Times Union

Us Open 2014: What to watch at year's last major

In this Sept. 8, 2012, file photo, workers clear water from the court at Arthur Ashe Stadium for a semifinal match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament in New York.

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The Washington Post

Us Open 2014: Serena chasing major title No. 18

Up until a couple of years ago, she practically plugged her ears at any mention of records or firsts.

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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