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Nadal's shadow no hindrance for Spaniard Carreno Busta

Nadal's shadow no hindrance for Spaniard Carreno Busta

06 Sep 2017 | 8:03 AM

By Rory Carroll NEW YORK, Sept 6 (Reuters) Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta said playing in the shadow of Rafael Nadal, his country's most celebrated player, has helped to keep the pressure off him as he has quietly advanced to the semi-finals of the U.

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Federer and Nadal move within sight of landmark meeting

Federer and Nadal move within sight of landmark meeting

05 Sep 2017 | 8:47 AM

By Steve Keating NEW YORK, Sept 4 (Reuters) Roger Federer crushed Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-4 6-2 7-5 to ease into the quarter-finals of the U.

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Hard courts are hardest on the body - Nadal

Hard courts are hardest on the body - Nadal

05 Sep 2017 | 8:43 AM

By Rory Carroll NEW YORK, Sept 5 (Reuters) The hard courts at the U.

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Is it quick or slow? Players divided over U.S. Open court speed

Is it quick or slow? Players divided over U.S. Open court speed

05 Sep 2017 | 8:35 AM

By Simon Cambers NEW YORK, Sept 5 (Reuters) The speed of the Arthur Ashe Stadium court at the U.

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Mats Point-Sharapova had lost her spark before doping ban

Mats Point-Sharapova had lost her spark before doping ban

04 Sep 2017 | 1:51 PM

By Julien Pretot NEW YORK, Sep 4 (REUTERS) Maria Sharapova's grand slam comeback was cut short in the fourth round of the US Open on Sunday, but she had already lost her spark even before her 15-month doping ban, according to former world number one Mats Wilander.

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Stephens simply happy to be running around courts again

Stephens simply happy to be running around courts again

04 Sep 2017 | 1:33 PM

By Julien Pretot NEW YORK, Sep 4 (REUTERS) Sloane Stephens reached the quarter-finals of the US Open for the first time on Sunday, yet the American seems excited just to be hitting the ball on a tennis court.

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Keys joins American march into US Open fourth round

Keys joins American march into US Open fourth round

03 Sep 2017 | 2:30 PM

By Julien Pretot NEW YORK, Sept 3 (Reuters) Roared on by a raucous crowd as the rain tapped on the closed roof of Arthur Ashe Stadium, Madison Keys claimed a 2-6 6-4 6-1 win over Russian Elena Vesnina in the early hours of Sunday to reach the fourth round of the U.

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After two marathons Federer sprints into fourth round

After two marathons Federer sprints into fourth round

03 Sep 2017 | 10:41 AM

By Steve Keating NEW YORK, Sep 3 (Reuters) After two marathons, Roger Federer had the after-burners on, sprinting past Spaniard Feliciano Lopez 6-3 6-3 7-5 and into the fourth round of the U.

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Nadal survives early wobble to book last 16 spot in New York

Nadal survives early wobble to book last 16 spot in New York

03 Sep 2017 | 10:29 AM

By Julien Pretot Undated, Sep 3 (REUTERS) World number one Rafa Nadal ran into a spot of bother before crushing Argentine Leonardo Mayer and booked his place in the last 16 of the US Open with a 6-7(3) 6-3 6-1 6-4 victory on Saturday.

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Fifteen grand slams under his belt, Nadal still feels the nerves

Fifteen grand slams under his belt, Nadal still feels the nerves

03 Sep 2017 | 10:27 AM

By Julien Pretot NEW YORK, Sep 3 (Reuters) Even after 858 wins and 15 grand slam titles, Rafa Nadal still suffers from bouts of nervousness and it showed in Saturday's 6-7(3) 6-3 6-1 6-4 third-round win against Argentine Leonardo Mayer at the U.

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US Open: Paes-Raja enters second round, Bopanna, Sania lose

US Open: Paes-Raja enters second round, Bopanna, Sania lose

02 Sep 2017 | 3:36 PM

New York, Sep 2 (UNI) Riding on a comfortable victory, Leander Paes and his new partner Purav Raja sailed into the second round of the men's doubles event of the ongoing US Open Championships while Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna crashed out of their respective events.

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I'd rather watch football, says dejected Isner after US Open exit

I'd rather watch football, says dejected Isner after US Open exit

02 Sep 2017 | 12:57 PM

NEW YORK, Sep 2 (Reuters) John Isner would rather spend his nights watching American football than follow the progress of his last remaining compatriot Sam Querrey at the US Open.

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Sharapova battles past Kenin to reach fourth round in New York

Sharapova battles past Kenin to reach fourth round in New York

02 Sep 2017 | 11:16 AM

By Julien Pretot NEW YORK, Sep 2 (Reuters) Nothing comes easy to Maria Sharapova on her grand slam return after a doping ban, but the Russian's mix of grit and power were enough to see off American teenager Sofia Kenin 7-5 6-2 in the third round of the US Open on Friday.

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Venus sails into US Open fourth round

Venus sails into US Open fourth round

02 Sep 2017 | 8:42 AM

NEW YORK, Sep 2 (REUTERS) Venus Williams continued her US Open campaign when the American beat Greek Maria Sakkari 6-3 6-4 on Friday to advance to the fourth round.

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Nadal overpowers Daniel at US Open

Nadal overpowers Daniel at US Open

01 Sep 2017 | 2:49 PM

By Rory Carroll NEW YORK, Sep 1 (Reuters) World number one Rafa Nadal came from behind to dispatch underdog Taro Daniel of Japan 4-6 6-3 6-2 6-2 in front of a sold-out crowd at the US Open on Thursday.

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