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September 4th, 2008

Djokovic Booed Into US Open Semifinals; Women’s Semis Saturday

After the match in an on-court interview, Djokovic lambasted Roddick for joking that the Serb was suffering from 16 injuries, drawing boos from the US Open crowd.

Posted by Richard Vach @ 11:26 pm in Tennis, US Open | 158 Comments »

September 4th, 2008

How Soft is Novak Djokovic?

We are going to learn a lot about Novak Djokovic tonight. And I think Novak’s going to learn a lot about himself when under the lights, in primetime the Serb challenges American favorite Andy Roddick for a spot in the US Open semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 1:49 pm in Tennis, US Open | 130 Comments »

September 4th, 2008

Serena, Nadal, Murray Winners at US Open

Dinara Safina, the No. 7-ranked player in the world who can leap all the way to No. 1 with a US Open win, was the other quarterfinal winner Wednesday, topping Flavia Pennetta 6-2, 6-3. The 22-year-old Russian, who earlier in the week was literally crying to her coach on a practice court regarding her exhaustion following a long summer and the Beijing Olympics, has gathered herself in time for the semifinal and a date with Serena Williams.

Posted by Richard Vach @ 10:07 am in Tennis, US Open | 8 Comments »