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Three Thoughts About the US Open So Far

Between watching them both play so far and Mandy’s crazy leg issues, I would say I think this is going to be another Fedole final, except that I suspect that if I did, one or both of them would then have a bad day and crash out, and given some recent history they both have, it definitely seems too early to predict that yet. 133 more words

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US Open 2014: Andy Murray defeats Robin Haase

Andy Murray made his way through a troublesome first round encounter with Robin Haase on Monday, in which he fought both his opponent and his body, prevailing 6-3 7-6 1-6 7-5.  988 more words

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US Open 2014 Day 2: Three Matches To Watch

Struggling to figure out which matches to watch on Day 2 of the US Open? No worries, I’ve scoped out three matches which are sure to keep you entertained! 714 more words

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An Interview with... Novak Djokovic

Source : USopen.org

Q. How did you feel during the match? Did you expect something faster? Was okay?

NOVAK DJOKOVIC: Well, I thought I hit the ball very well throughout the whole match. 510 more words

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US Open 2014: Sloane Stephens defeats Annika Beck

Sloane Stephens cruised through her first round match versus Annika Beck on Monday afternoon, defeating the German, 6-0 6-3. Playing her first Grand Slam with Thomas Hogstedt in her camp and having exited her last grand slam with a first round loss, winning this match was key. 517 more words

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Perseverance

“It does not matter how slowly you go as long as you do not stop.”
― Confucius

Perseverance is defined as steadfastness in doing something despite difficulty or delay in achieving success.  450 more words

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