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US Open
US Open
Who's got the funk...
Much-needed funk for the GOAT, who has had trouble of late closing finals, winning in Cincy. Moves from sentimental favorite to one of favorites for US Open.
Two U.S. summer hard court titles sees the world No. 1 win the US Open Series for the 3rd time in 4 years.
BRYAN Brothers
Their 99th career title at Cincy sets up a possible blockbuster 100th career title win at the US Open.
The grinding Spaniard is finding his form heading into the final Slam of the year and stretches Fed to 3 sets in Cincy final.
US Open Series
Another solid summer and heightened TV ratings in the U.S.
...Who's in the trunk
Pulls from Cincy with a bad knee and has Redfoo writing love songs about her. Which is worse? You decide.
Marriage is not agreeing with the world No. 1's results this summer.
Former No. 1 showing top form again but needs to get over the mental hump to win the big ones.
U.S. Men's Tennis
Rafael NADAL
Pulls from US Open with wrist injury, no timetable yet for return.


August 27, 2014
CiCi, Not Sabathia, Lights Up US Open; Wed. Preview

World No. 1 Serena Williams advanced into the second round on Tuesday after defeating up-and-coming fellow American Taylor Townsend, but all eyes were on American wildcard Catherine "Cici" Bellis after the 15 year old shocked No. 12 seed and Australian Open runner-up Dominika Cibulkova 6-1, 4-6, 6-4.

"I went into the match thinking it was going to be such a great experience, but I never thought I would come out on top winning," said Bellis, who gained a wildcard into the tournament after winning the USTA Girls' 18s National Championship. "I'm still in shock about that match."

She became the first 15 year old in almost 20 years to win a match at the US Open since the [...]

CiCi, Not Sabathia, Lights Up US Open; Wed. Preview
She became the first 15 year old in almost 20 years to win a match at the US Open since the coming-out party of Anna Kournikova at age 15, before Bellis was born. [...]
August 27, 2014

Watch Roger Federer Tag Marinko Matosevic With A Tweener! [GIF]
Ever see a player get hit in the butt by a tweener? [...]
August 26, 2014

Michael Jordan Talks About Roger Federer At The US Open [Video]
Michael Jordan talks about his relationship with the greatest in tennis. [...]
August 26, 2014

Meet Tennis's New Sensation Catherine "CiCi" Bellis
The world was introduced to a new tennis star today. [...]
August 26, 2014

Upsets Monday at US Open; Serena, Federer Up Tuesday
TENNIS-X NEWS, NOTES, QUOTES AND BARBS The Atlantic magazine wrote a hilarious tennis expose "Explaining the U.S. Tennis Slump" where they reveal some hard-hitting reporting: "American juniors train on hard courts, while Europeans and South Americans learn the sport on clay. Both The Economist and The New Republic have theorized that in recent years, the sport has shifted to favor players raised on clay, a 'slower' surface." -- Oh shit, stop the presses! [...]
August 25, 2014

Roger Federer Just Took A Selfie With Basketball Great Michael Jordan
Roger Federer met Michael Jordan. [...]
August 25, 2014

Andy Murray Says His Poop Is Proper, So He's Not Sure Why His Body Broke Down Today
Andy murray doesn't know why he started cramping today, but he intends to find out. [...]
August 25, 2014

Rankings & Points
ATP - Aug 25
1 Novak Djokovic 12770
2 Rafael Nadal 10670
3 Roger Federer 7490
4 Stan Wawrinka 5985
5 David Ferrer 4765
6 Milos Raonic 4225
7 Tomas Berdych 4060
8 Grigor Dimitrov 3540
9 Andy Murray 3150
10 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 2920
ATP No. 1 History
WTA - Aug 25
1 Serena Williams 9430
2 Simona Halep 6750
3 Na Li 6170
4 Petra Kvitova 5806
5 Agnieszka Radwanska 5590
6 Maria Sharapova 5335
7 Angelique Kerber 4550
8 Eugenie Bouchard 4368
9 Ana Ivanovic 4065
10 Jelena Jankovic 3695
WTA No. 1 History

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