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Federer romps, Murray quiets Kyrgios

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NEW YORK - Roger Federer glided into the second round on a hot, steamy day at Flushing Meadows, while Andy Murray ushered talented young Australian Nick Kyrgios out of another grand slam event at the U.S. Open on Tuesday.

Federer eases into second round; others toil in heat

NEW YORK - Roger Federer glided to victory on another hot, steamy day at the U.S. Open, the envy of a clutch of men's players made to work overtime on Tuesday at the season's final grand slam.

01 Sep 2015

Federer plots his way to first-round rout

NEW YORK - Roger Federer was in a different class than his first-round opponent but the Swiss master took pains to prepare for Leonardo Mayer as he would for his fiercest rival before logging a lopsided victory on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 01 Sep 2015

Federer eases into second round; others toil in heat

NEW YORK - Roger Federer glided to victory on another hot, steamy day at the U.S. Open, the envy of a clutch of men's players made to work overtime on Tuesday at the season's final grand slam.

01 Sep 2015

Federer launches U.S. Open bid against Mayer

- World number two Roger Federer launches his bid for a sixth U.S. Open title, and his first since 2008, with a first-round match against Argentina's Leonardo Mayer at the Arthur Ashe Stadium on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 31 Aug 2015

U.S. Open leading men cheering for a Serena Grand Slam

NEW YORK - Serena Williams is on the brink of the grandest achievement in tennis, the single season Grand Slam, and even the leading men at the U.S. Open championships starting on Monday are cheering her on.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 31 Aug 2015

Tough tests from the start for Federer, Murray

NEW YORK - Roger Federer and Andy Murray, two of the hottest players on the U.S. hardcourts during the run-up to the U.S. Open, face difficult tests right from the start at the season's final grand slam starting on Monday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 30 Aug 2015

Djokovic confident despite run-up losses to rivals

NEW YORK - World number one Novak Djokovic lost to rivals Roger Federer and Andy Murray in the finals of U.S. Open warm-up events but the Serb insists those defeats have aided his preparations for the last grand slam of the season.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 29 Aug 2015

Federer eyeing a win for the ages at U.S. Open

- The U.S. Open has long been a tournament for the 20-something set but an in-form Roger Federer is looking to break that trend at the year's final grand slam.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 28 Aug 2015

List of U.S. Open men's singles winners

- List of U.S. Open men's singles champions (since tennis turned professional in 1968):

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 28 Aug 2015
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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