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Drew Franklin
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The Young-Townsend run is over, but will we see it again?
Lifelong friends Donald Young and Taylor Townsend made an improbable run in this year's US Open mixed doubles draw, coming up just short of an appearance in the finals after suffering a semifinal loss in Wednesday's first match on Ashe. The Chicago natives ...
Lifelong friends Donald Young and Taylor Townsend made an improbable run in this year's US Open mixed doubles draw, coming up just short of an appearance in the finals after suffering a semifinal loss in Wednesday's first mat...
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Gael Monfils doesn't give a sh**
"I just want to be happy, other than that, I don't give a sh**."

That was Monfils' explanation for surrendering a point to Dimitrov when he wasn't happy with a call. It was just another case of Gael Monfils being Gael Monfils. Through good and bad, he is s...
"I just want to be happy, other than that, I don't give a sh**." That was Monfils' explanation for surrendering a point to Dimitrov when he wasn't happy with a call. It was just another case of Gael Monfils being Gael Monfils...
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Beyonce and Coke send Gael Monfils to the US Open quarterfinals
Gael Monfils is back in the quarterfinals of the US Open for the second time of his career after defeating No. 7 Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets, 7-5, 7-6, 7-5. The win is the Frenchman's first ever victory on Arthur Ashe as he continued his dominance here...
Gael Monfils is back in the quarterfinals of the US Open for the second time of his career after defeating No. 7 Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets, 7-5, 7-6, 7-5. The win is the Frenchman's first ever victory on Arthur Ashe as...
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Will Ferrell's dream doubles partner is John Stamos
If Will Ferrell could team up with anyone in the world for a doubles match, he would choose John Stamos. In an interview on the US Open's blue carpet, Ferrell called John Stamos his favorite current tennis player, favorite all-time tennis player, and dream ...
If Will Ferrell could team up with anyone in the world for a doubles match, he would choose John Stamos. In an interview on the US Open's blue carpet, Ferrell called John Stamos his favorite current tennis player, favorite al...
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Mother Nature postpones Sunday tennis
@jon_wertheim Play was suspended right as Roger Federer and Marcel Granollers got going on Arthur Ashe. Granollers leads 5-2 in the first set while we wait for the sky to clear in Flushing. It's not looking good.
@jon_wertheim Play was suspended right as Roger Federer and Marcel Granollers got going on Arthur Ashe. Granollers leads 5-2 in the first set while we wait for the sky to clear in Flushing. It's not looking good.
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Young Nick Kyrgios is Wu-Tang Forever

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Azarenka sang Happy Birthday to Monfils, Wozniacki called it a "screech"
Victoria Azarenka is currently in a quarterfinal match with Ekaterina Makarova, but a lot of the talk in the second week at the US Open includes her Monday night rendition of 'Happy Birthday.' Vika did her best to wish Gael Monfils a happy birthday followin...
Victoria Azarenka is currently in a quarterfinal match with Ekaterina Makarova, but a lot of the talk in the second week at the US Open includes her Monday night rendition of 'Happy Birthday.' Vika did her best to wish Gael M...
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Serena Williams is America's only hope in Flushing
Serena Williams advanced to the quarterfinals with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Kaia Kanepi on Monday. It is the five-time Open champ's first appearance in a Grand Slam quarterfinal this year. "I finally made a quarterfinal!" she screamed after the match. For Americ...
Serena Williams advanced to the quarterfinals with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Kaia Kanepi on Monday. It is the five-time Open champ's first appearance in a Grand Slam quarterfinal this year. "I finally made a quarterfinal!" she scre...
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The Wozzilroy Breakup Is Still Going Well For Both Parties
The unexpected breakup continues to be a good thing for the sports careers of Caroline Wozniacki and Rory McIlroy, who were planning to marry later this year until McIlroy called things off just days after the invitations were mailed out back in May. Both p...
The unexpected breakup continues to be a good thing for the sports careers of Caroline Wozniacki and Rory McIlroy, who were planning to marry later this year until McIlroy called things off just days after the invitations wer...
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Professional Athletes Love The US Open
Michael Jordan headlines a long list of professional athletes who attended some of Week 1's action at the US Open. Jordan, who took in his first ever tennis match Tuesday night, was seated in Arthur Ashe to watch his good friend and Nike pal, Roger Federer....
Michael Jordan headlines a long list of professional athletes who attended some of Week 1's action at the US Open. Jordan, who took in his first ever tennis match Tuesday night, was seated in Arthur Ashe to watch his good fri...
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No Americans in the Men's Round of 16
Sam Querrey and John Isner, the last two American men in the US Open, were sent home on Saturday during the tournament's third round. With their exits, the US Open's fourth round will not include any of its native players for the second consecutive year. Qu...
Sam Querrey and John Isner, the last two American men in the US Open, were sent home on Saturday during the tournament's third round. With their exits, the US Open's fourth round will not include any of its native players for...
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