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  1. U.S. Open leading men cheering for a Serena Grand SlamRead the original story

    3 min ago | WYMG-FM Springfield

    Serena Williams is on the brink of the grandest achievement in tennis, the single season Grand Slam, and even the leading men at the U.S. Open championships starting on Monday are cheering her on. The 33-year-old American, with the 2015 Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon trophies already on her crowded mantle, will be gunning to complete the first season's sweep of the slams since Steffi Graf in 1988.

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  2. Sport24.co.za | Serena chases calendar SlamRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | News24

    ... of winning. I like that feeling and want to do the hard work." Williams has won six Wimbledon, US Open and Australian Open titles and three French Open crowns to stand one shy of Steffi Graf's Open Era (since 1968) record of 22 Grand Slam singles ...

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  3. What to watch aside from Serena's questRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Nashua Telegraph

    ... usual. No. 1-seeded Novak Djokovic, for example, has been nearly as dominant as Williams in 2015. He won the Australian Open, was the runner-up at the French Open, then won Wimbledon, part of a 56-5 season that includes six titles and 10 consecutive ...

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  4. Top men's players rooting for SerenaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Iol.co.za

    Serena Williams is on the brink of the grandest achievement in tennis, the single season Grand Slam, and even the leading men at the U.S. Open championships starting on Monday are cheering her on. The 33-year-old American, with the 2015 Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon trophies already on her crowded mantle, will be gunning to complete the first season's sweep of the slams since Steffi Graf in 1988.

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  5. US Open leading men cheering for a Serena Grand SlamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Rediff.com

    ... at the US Open championships starting on Monday are cheering her on. The 33-year-old American, with the 2015 Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon trophies already on her crowded mantle, will be gunning to complete the first season's sweep of ...

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  6. Serena rivals must step up efforts: Maria SharapovaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Central Chronicle

    ... Grand Slam of her own and added a second French Open crown last year. This year, she lost to Williams in the Australian Open final but has won titles at Brisbane and Rome.

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  7. As 2015 US Open Approaches, All Eyes on Serena WilliamsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Market Wire

    ... is full of big names, the name that trumps the rest is Serena Williams. As the women's champion of the 2015 Australian Open, French Open, and Wimbledon, Williams has the opportunity to achieve a calendar year Grand Slam sweep if she can win the US ...

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  8. Google Doodle Has Two Letters Playing Tennis to Celebrate This Year's U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Time

    ... Doodle . The iconic tournament at New York's Flushing meadows is the season's final Grand Slam after the Australian Open, the French Open and Wimbledon, and Google is celebrating "the possibility of a historic moment at Arthur Ashe stadium" should ...

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  9. Serena Looks to Make HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Encyclopaedia Britannica

    On August 31 the U.S. Open begins, and much of the attention will be focused on American Serena Williams. The 2015 winner of the Australian Open, the French Open, and Wimbledon, she looks to become the fourth female player to complete a calendar Grand Slam.

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  10. How much labor is involved in USC, UCLA openers? Play It Forward Aug. 31-Sept. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | LA Daily News

    ... Diatchenko in the first round, and could face off with Sloane Stephens, who beat Williams at the 2013 Australian Open, in the third round. “To me, she's the greatest female player that ever played,” John McEnroe said on a conference ...

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  11. Murray in great shape for US OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | BBC News

    ... US Open. The 2013 Wimbledon champion goes looking for third career major after finishing as runner up in the Australian Open and making the last four of both the French Open and Wimbledon this year. "Players tend to play well at the same places ...

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  12. Injured Sharapova Out of US OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... season in 2013 less than a week before the start of the championship. Sharapova was a losing finalist at the Australian Open earlier in the year, losing in straight sets to Serena Williams - the American top seed whom she could have met in the ...

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  13. Under new TV contract, US Open returns to Sunday men's finalRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the senior vice president for programming. What was enticing for ESPN, which also broadcasts all of the Australian Open and Wimbledon: following the same schedule as the other major tournaments. "From the tennis fan perspective, we're trying to set ...

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  14. US Open 2015: Nick Kyrgios to let his racquet do the talking against Andy MurrayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Age

    ... day," Kyrgios said in his first interview since being placed on notice by the ATP. A quarter-finalist at the Australian Open despite battling a back injury, Kyrgios feels the best he has all year after a torrid week training with Lleyton Hewitt at ...

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  15. Serena Williams can cement legacy at U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... the first woman since Steffi Graf in 1988 to complete a calendar Grand Slam, meaning a season sweep of the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and the U.S. Open. She also is in position to tie Graf's 22 major titles. Williams has won six ...

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  16. Napthine resigns | Career in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    ... Cr Rob Askew watch on. Picture: Leanne Pickett Premier Denis Napthine and Wayne Arthurs help launch the 2014 Australian Open in front of Margaret Court Arena. Picture: Pat Scala Premier Denis Napthine was excited to find a huge fungi in a blue gum ...

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  17. U.S. Open men cheering for Williams with season Grand Slam in sightRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... the U.S. Open championships starting on Monday are cheering her on. The 33-year-old American, with the 2015 Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon trophies already on her crowded mantle, will be gunning to complete the first season's sweep of ...

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  18. U.S. Open FavouritesRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Pro Tennis Fan

    ... top of the ATP rankings. The world's no. 1 has already triumphed in two Grand Slam events this years - the Australian Open and Wimbledon - and went through to the finals in French Open. Even with these results, he lost to Roger Federer in Cincinnati ...

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  19. Serena ready for Grand Slam quest at US OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABC News

    ... of winning. I like that feeling and want to do the hard work." Williams has won six Wimbledon, US Open and Australian Open titles and three French Open crowns to stand one shy of Steffi Graf's Open Era (since 1968) record of 22 Grand Slam singles ...

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  20. Murray confident at Open even without MauresmoRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... form and confidence, one that produced his first Grand Slam final since the operation at this year's Australian Open, where Murray lost to Djokovic. "In the last couple of years I was coming in pretty stressed. I had problems with my back and was ...

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