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September 11th, 2009

Nadal Battling Injury, Schedule, Weather at Wet US Open; Serena v. Clijsters on Tap

Can Rafael Nadal play four straight days at the US Open, and win?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 12:31 pm in US Open | 259 Comments »

September 9th, 2009

Wozniacki Ends Oudin Run at US Open

“She’s such a strong player. She doesn’t give you anything for free,” Oudin said. “She plays incredible defense. Makes me hit a thousand balls and really is a really great player. I mean, I don’t know what else I could have done. I could have been more consistent and been more patient, but she really made me think out there and made me have to hit a winner on her to win the point.”

Posted by Staff @ 11:39 pm in Tennis | 3 Comments »

September 8th, 2009

Oudin Wednesday Night at US Open; Serena Lines Up Clijsters

Looking to join the two in the semifinals in Wednesday play will be an all-unseeded meeting with Belgian Yanina Wickmayer vs. the Ukraine’s Kateryna Bondarenko, and in the much-anticipated first night match at 7 p.m. EST, new American sweetheart Melanie Oudin vs. No. 9-seeded Dane Caroline Wozniacki.

Posted by Staff @ 9:33 pm in Tennis | 1 Comment »