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Swiss teen Bencic sees U.S. Open as building block

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NEW YORK - Belinda Bencic's fairytale U.S. Open debut came to an emphatic halt at the hands of China's Peng Shuai on Tuesday but the Swiss teen took plenty of comfort from her maiden trip to a grand slam quarter-finals.

China's Peng, Swiss teen set up U.S. Open quarter-final

NEW YORK - China's Peng Shuai knocked out her third seeded player in a row and Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic beat a former world number one in fourth-round wins on Sunday to set up an unlikely U.S. Open quarter-final.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 01 Sep 2014

Shock waves hit U.S. Open as Halep, Kerber and Venus fall

NEW YORK - Shock waves hit the U.S. Open on Friday as veteran Mirjana Lucic-Baroni spearheaded a series of stunning third-round surprises that claimed two of the top women's seeds and seven-times grand slam winner Venus Williams.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 29 Aug 2014

Swiss Bencic teen topples sixth seed Kerber

NEW YORK - Swiss teenager Belinda Bencic interrupted a procession of veterans advancing to the fourth round at the U.S. Open on Friday by toppling sixth-seed German Angelique Kerber and vowed not to be satisfied.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 29 Aug 2014

Winning Wawrinka bristles as Peng causes upset

NEW YORK - Second round action at the U.S. Open began with a shock and ended with some late-night drama as men's third seed Stan Wawrinka barked at fans before shouting for joy at his 6-3 6-4 3-6 7-6 (1) win over Thomaz Bellucci on Wednesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 28 Aug 2014

Radwanska out, Sharapova survives Open threat

NEW YORK - The U.S. Open heated up on Wednesday with China's Peng Shuai upsetting fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska and fifth seed Maria Sharapova averting an early exit on a sweltering day in Flushing Meadows.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 27 Aug 2014

Murray, Venus grind out wins at steamy U.S. Open

NEW YORK - Some busy bees made life difficult for two grizzled veterans and a pair of favorites were forced to work extra hard on a steamy opening day at the U.S. Open on Monday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 25 Aug 2014

Federer turns back Murray, Serena romps in Cincinnati

- Five times Cincinnati winner Roger Federer blunted Andy Murray's attempt at a comeback, while women's world number one Serena Williams roared to victory as they moved into the semi-finals at the Western & Southern Open on Friday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Aug 2014

Serena romps through, Benneteau stuns Wawrinka in Cincinnati

- World number one Serena Williams stormed into the semi-finals with a 58-minute thrashing of Jelena Jankovic but men's third seed Stan Wawrinka was stunned by Frenchman Julien Benneteau at the Western & Southern Open on Friday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Aug 2014

Robredo ends Djokovic bid for elusive Cincinnati title

- Spain's Tommy Robredo shocked world number one Novak Djokovic 7-6(6) 7-5 on Thursday to move into the quarter-finals of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Aug 2014
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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