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Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates after defeating Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland in their men's singles quarterfinal match on Day Ten of the 2014 US Open. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA)

Liguori: Marathon Man Kei Nishikori Continues To Make History At US Open

Tenth seed Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese player in the Open Era to advance to a Grand Slam semifinal with a five-set win over 2014 Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka 3-6, 7-5, 7-6, 6-7, 6-4.

09/03/2014

Rafael Nadal celebrates during his French Open final victory on June 8, 2014. (Credit: Getty Images)

Nadal Wins 9th French Open, Tops Djokovic In Final

The “King of Clay” proved that again on Sunday, winning the title at Roland Garros for the ninth time, and the fifth time in a row, by beating Novak Djokovic 3-6, 7-5, 6-2, 6-4 in the final.

06/08/2014

Serena Williams of the United States reacts during her women's singles match against Garbine Muguruza of Spain on day four of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 28, 2014 in Paris, France. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Down Goes Serena! Williams Stunned By Garbine Muguruza At French Open

Instead of looking forward to playing each other this week at the French Open, Serena and Venus Williams will both be heading home early.

05/28/2014

Rafael Nadal (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Nadal Bounced In 1st Round Of Wimbledon; 1st Career Loss In 1st Round Of Major

In one of Wimbledon’s greatest upsets, an ailing Rafael Nadal was knocked out in straight sets on Monday by a player ranked 135th — the Spaniard’s first loss in the opening round of a Grand Slam event.

06/24/2013

John McEnroe (Photo by Manuel Queimadelos Alonso/Getty Images)

John McEnroe Memoir Scheduled To Be Released In 2014

The former tennis champ has an agreement with Little, Brown and Company for a book, currently untitled, that’s scheduled for 2014.

06/24/2013

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Protesters With Flares Jump Onto Court, Interrupt French Open Final

A man who jumped onto the court with a fiery flare spurting white smoke briefly interrupted the French Open final Sunday between Rafael Nadal and David Ferrer.

06/09/2013

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Nadal Wins 8th French Open Title, Beating Ferrer In Straight Sets

Nadal became the first man to win eight titles at the same Grand Slam tournament when he beat fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in Sunday’s final, 6-3, 6-2, 6-3.

06/09/2013

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Roger Federer Rallies To Beat Gilles Simon In Five Sets At French Open

Federer regrouped and restored order eventually, coming back from two-sets-to-one deficit to beat 15th-seeded Gilles Simon of France.

06/02/2013

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Serena Williams Advances Into Quarterfinals Of French Open

Williams earned a berth in the French Open quarterfinals, extended her career-best winning streak to 28 matches.

06/02/2013

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US Open Adds Day Of Rest Before Men’s, Women’s Final

The U.S. Open tennis tournament is moving the women’s final to Sunday and men’s final to Monday in 2013, building in a day of rest ahead of each title match for the first time.

12/14/2012

144th Belmont Stakes

Liguori: What A Weekend!

Let’s give some love to LeBron James, Union Rags, Maria Sharapova, Rafael Nadal, the Seawolves and to a Chinese woman named Shanshan Feng.

06/12/2012

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French Open Men’s Final Suspended By Rain

The French Open final between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic was suspended in the fourth set because of rain, the first time in 39 years the tournament won’t end on a Sunday.

06/10/2012

Victoria Azarenka (Credit: JACQUES DEMARTHON/AFP/GettyImages)

Top Women’s Seed, Victoria Azarenka Out At French Open

The No. 1 seed at the French Open fell 6-2, 7-6 (4) to 15th-seeded Dominika Cibulkova on a windy, gray day at Roland Garros in which the world’s top-ranked player hardly looked the part.

06/03/2012

Myron Rolle and Sloane Stephens (Photos by: Valerie Macon and Mike Hewitt /Getty Images)

Liguori: American Athletes Shine In The Sun

Ann Liguori gives the rundown on American athletes who are making us proud.

WFAN–06/01/2012

France's Virginie Razzano (L) shakes hands after winning over US Serena Williams hits a return to during their Women's Singles 1st Round tennis match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium, on May 29, 2012 in Paris.      (Photo credit should read PATRICK KOVARIK/AFP/GettyImages)

Serena Williams Loses In 1st Round Of Major For 1st Time

Serena Williams lost in the first round of a major tournament for the first time, falling to Virginie Razzano of France 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-3 Tuesday at the French Open.

05/29/2012

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