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U.S. Open

These posts are all a bit delayed, but I’m playing catch-up with my life. In early September, Kate scored discounted tickets to the U.S. Open… 259 more words

New York City

THE SKY IS "AZZURRO" IN NEW YORK TODAY!

This post is a “Pre-recorded Broadcast” ;-)… but enjoy it!!!

Yesterday was an ordinary day for me.
I was in New York with a friend of mine and my only concern was to find the right shoes at… 381 more words

New York City

Well done, Roberta Vinci

Who doesn’t like a dogged underdog victory?

Roberta Vinci, 32, ranked 43rd in the world up against the ever so dominant top-ranked Serena Williams for a spot in the US Open women’s singles final against Italy’s Flavia Pennetta. 767 more words

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Serena loses in U.S. Open Semifinal

NEW YORK — And just like that, it’s all over.

Perhaps the most dominant women’s tennis player of all time broke millions of hearts when she lost in her bid to become the first women’s player to win the calendar year tennis Grand Slam in 25 years when she lost to Roberta Vinci, 6-2, 4-6, 4-6. 204 more words

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Serena loses in U.S. Open Semifinal

NEW YORK — And just like that, it’s all over.

Perhaps the most dominant women tennis player of all time broke millions of hearts when she lost in her bid to become the first women’s player to win the calendar year tennis Grand Slam in 25 years when she lost to Roberta Vinci, 6-2, 4-6, 4-6. 204 more words

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Serena slams reporter for asking why she’s not smiling

NEW YORK — Sometimes, Serena Williams is not able to camouflage her disgust with the many media minions and their often repetitive, sometimes ridiculous line of questioning. 103 more words

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Super Friday? (2015 US Open Final Four preview)

The organizers at the US Open are probably thinking that 2016 can’t come soon enough after the entire evening session was rained out on Thursday. However, the lack of a roof on Ashe has created a rarity: All four semifinal matches will be played on one day, something I’m cautiously calling ‘Super Friday at the Open’. 1,229 more words

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