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  1. Serena Williams' biggest roadblock to winning Grand Slam at U.S. Open: herselfRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | St. Petersburg Times

    ... and final major back to its traditional Saturday-Sunday finish. The defending champions are Serena Williams and Marin Cilic, but the buzz is all about Williams vying to become the first player since Steffi Graf in 1988 to win the Grand Slam. ...


  2. Federer remains in striking distanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... to the semifinals or better. Each time he emerged empty-handed. At last year's U.S. Open, eventual champion Marin Cilic of Croatia blew him off the court in the semifinals . For much of Wimbledon, Federer looked dazzling, including a straight-set ...


  3. Seven Matches To Remember From 2014 U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | TennisGrandstand

    The 2014 U.S. Open will best be remembered for Serena Williams winning her 18th major title - tying fellow American legends Martina Navratilova and Chris Evert on the all-time list - and for Marin Cilic's surprise victory, beating another long-shot finalist Kei Nishikori in the final. However, there were other standout matches that defined the event, as outlined below and as seen in the updated mobile app "This Day In Tennis" available at August 26, 2014 - Cici Bellis, 15, becomes the youngest player to win a match at the U.S. Open since 1996, upsetting No.


  4. Andy Murray: Won in Montreal earlier this monthRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sporting Life

    I didn't tip Marin Cilic to win last year's US Open, nor Kei Nishikori to reach the final. If you did, congratulations, but it's fair to say few saw what unfolded at Flushing Meadows 12 months ago coming.


  5. | Federer eyeing a win for the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | News24

    ... ahead because I haven't been in a final since 2009 (when he lost to Argentine Juan Martin del Potro). Last year, Marin Cilic of Croatia claimed his first grand slam title with a straight sets win over Japan's Kei Nishikori. There has not been a ...


  6. U.S. Open to kick off with top seeds, defending champs playing on Day OneRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | UPI

    ... They include top women's seed and 2014 champion Serena Williams -- and men's defending champion and No. 9 seed Marin Cilic . Also scheduled for play Monday are 2011 champion and five-time finalist Novak Djokovic , two-time winner Rafael Nadal and ...


  7. Analyst: 'Brutal draw' but Serena will win U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... spoken about for hours if television duties didn't beckon. FTW: Okay, let's get to the biggest news in sports, Marin Cilic's defense of his U.S. Open title. Or, I guess, we can talk Serena if you want. I think she loses . Tell me why I'm right or ...


  8. Bodo: US Open men's draw analysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | ESPN

    ... fall prey to a resurgent Roger Federer ? A rejuvenated Andy Murray ? How about a re-inspired defending champion Marin Cilic ? We could go on, but you get it. So let's get right down to an analysis of the draw: Best first-round match: As if ...


  9. Why Serena is not winning U.S. OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | USA Today

    ... calendar Slam winner ends in New York. Here's why: 1. Tournaments don't always determine the best player. Marin Cilic winning the Open last year and Marion Bartoli winning Wimbledon the year before that is all the proof you need. So don't pencil in ...


  10. Opening LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tennis

    ... then, we might have thought something similar last year, and the two men who played for the title ended up being Marin Cilic and Kei Nishikori (who beat Federer and Djokovic in the semifinals, respectively). Here's a look at this year's draw , and ...


  11. U.S. Open 2015: Five things to watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CNN

    ... Djokovic last year at the U.S. Open, when he was upset by Kei Nishikori. Nishikori would lose the final to Marin Cilic. Simona Halep reached back-to-back finals in Toronto and Cincinnati after slumping at both Wimbledon and the French Open. Can she, ...


  12. US Open - The contenders: how will the top eight men's seeds fare?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Yahoo!

    Last year's US Open final marked the first time since the Australian Open in 2005 that the names Djokovic, Federer and Nadal failed to feature in a Grand Slam showpiece. Marin Cilic powered past Kei Nishikori to clinch the 2014 title as the Big Four were finally halted.


  13. US Open preview: Djokovic the one to beat in NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    The final Grand Slam of the year begins on Monday in New York with the top 99 players in the World all in the draw, which should ensure as fascinating a tournament at Flushing Meadows. The last seven tournaments have produced six different champions, including the only Slams for Juan Martin del Potro and Marin Cilic, along with Andy Murray's first major in 2012.


  14. US Open draw: Serena could play Venus; Djokovic may face Nadal in quartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mid-Day Mumbai

    New York: World No 1 Novak Djokovic could meet eighth-seed Rafael Nadal in the US Open quarter-finals, while Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka meet in another quarter-final under the US Open draw announced yesterday. Djokovic's half of the draw also includes a potential semi-final vs either Japan's Kei Nishikori, last year's US Open runner-up, or defending champion Marin Cilic.


  15. Serena Williams could face Sharapova in US Open semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Albany Times Union

    ... champion Serena Williams, left, of the United States and defending U.S. Open Tennis men's singles champion Marin Cilic of Croatia speak during a press conference at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York, Thursday, Aug. 27, ...


  16. 2015 U.S. Open preview: How Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal will surprise usRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 |

    ... never leave before the last loose end is gathered up. In the day's second semifinal, Federer faced unheralded Marin Cilic, a man he'd handled relatively easily in all five matches they'd played. Not this time. Cilic's play proved to be inspired, and ...


  17. The Brothers McEnroe: A really serious Open previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | ESPN

    ... Murray is out and [Rafael] Nadal isn't there. This is his great opportunity." But Federer came up flat [against Marin Cilic in the semis] after that long match with Gael Monfils [in the quarters]. The key for Federer is to have as seamless a run as ...


  18. Novak Djokovic Is My Early US Open Favorite, Here's WhyRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Tennis Articles

    ... but at 34 you never know with him. A few years ago it was Tommy Robredo. Last year Gael Monfils had him before Marin Cilic blew him off the court. Best-of-5 makes things that much trickier, and as good as he looked in Cincinnati, I still have to ...


  19. US Open 2015: Andy Murray seeded third behind Novak Djokovic and Roger FedererRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Independent

    ... men's seeds are topped by the world No 1, Novak Djokovic, ahead of the five-times US Open winner Roger Federer. Marin Cilic, who won the final last year against Kei Nishikori, is seeded ninth for the tournament at Flushing Meadows, which starts on ...


  20. Do you know who won the U.S. Open last year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | USA Today

    Sep 8, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Marin Cilic with the US Open trophy after beating Kei Nishikori in the men's singles final of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Robert Deutsch-USA TODAY Sports When the U.S. Open, America's premiere tennis event and one of the biggest international competitions in the world, gets underway next week, the man defending his championship will basically be anonymous, a tennis player who got fame and fortune after winning the title last year, but never got up with that fame part.