Kim Clijsters

U.S. Open - Day 8

Hartnett: Predicting The 2011 US Open Women’s Bracket

Sean Hartnett previews the women’s side of the 2011 U.S. Open. Check out his opinion on tournament contenders and 2011 champion prediction.

WFAN–08/25/2011

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Liguori: US Open Seeding Controversy For The Williams Sisters

Serena Williams at No. 28 doesn’t make sense. She’ll face top players early in the women’s draw and prevent better players from getting to the later rounds — where they should be competing. That is what the seeding system is all about!

WFAN–08/25/2011

Jimmy Connors of the United States plays a two handed backhand during a match at the 1991 Us Open played at Flushing Meadows in New York. (credit: Getty Images)

Liguori: Special Memories Covering The US Open The Last 29 Years

As the US Open Tennis Championship fortnight approaches, I look back at some of my top memories of covering the US Open since 1982, my first year working the event.

WFAN–08/24/2011

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Three-Time Champion Serena Williams Seeded 28th At US Open

Serena Williams was seeded 28th for the U.S. Open, which stuck with its policy of following the rankings instead of taking into account players’ past performances.

WFAN–08/23/2011

Kim Clijsters of Belgium celebrates her 6-2, 6-1 win over Vera Zvonareva of Russia in the Women's Final at the US Open 2010 tennis tournament September 11, 2010 in New York. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Stomach Injury Forces Defending Champ Kim Clijsters Out Of US Open

Two-time defending U.S. Open champion Kim Clijsters will not go for three in a row this year because of a stomach muscle injury.

WFAN–08/19/2011

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Serena Williams Has Pulmonary Embolism

Serena Williams is back home recuperating after two health scares she describes as “extremely hard, scary, and disappointing.”

03/02/2011

Rafael Nadal of Spain walks off court with David Ferrer of Spain in his victory in their quarterfinal match during day ten of the 2011 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 26, 2011 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Scott Barbour/Getty Images)

Australian Open: Nadal Loses, Ends ‘Rafa Slam’ Bid

Rafael Nadal’s bid to win four straight Grand Slam tournaments is over. The injured Nadal lost his quarterfinal 6-4, 6-2, 6-3 to fellow Spaniard David Ferrer at the Australian Open.

WFAN–01/26/2011

Kim Clijsters of Belgium celebrates her 6-2, 6-1 win over Vera Zvonareva of Russia in the Women's Final at the US Open 2010 tennis tournament September 11, 2010 in New York. (Photo credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Clijsters Beats Zvonareva For 3rd US Open Title

Kim Clijsters won a second consecutive U.S. Open championship and third overall Saturday night, easily beating Vera Zvonareva 6-2, 6-1 in a final that lasted exactly one hour and lacked any drama.

WFAN–09/11/2010

Kim Clijsters of Belgium celebrates after defeating Venus Williams of the United States during her women's semifinal match at the 2010 U.S. Open on September 10, 2010. Clijsters defeated Williams 4-6, 7-6(2), 6-4. (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

Clijsters Beats Venus In 3 Sets In US Open Semis

Kim Clijsters is one win from her second straight U.S. Open title after beating Venus Williams in three sets Friday for her 20th straight victory at Flushing Meadows.

09/10/2010

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Venus Meets Clijsters In US Open Showdown

In the featured semifinal at the U.S. Open on Friday, Kim Clijsters tries to stay on track for her second straight title after a 2 1/2-year layoff during which she got married and had a baby girl, Jada.

WFAN–09/10/2010

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Clijsters, Venus Win To Set Up US Open Semifinal

Nobody can say Kim Clijsters took an easy path to her U.S. Open title last year. She played both Williams sisters. This year, she’ll only play one.

WFAN–09/08/2010

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Venus Wins But Never Finds Comfort At US Open

Venus Williams struggled with her serve. She kept tugging at her dress. Every bit as big a nuisance was her opponent, Shahar Peer.

WFAN–09/05/2010

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Clijsters Wins Before 25-Minute Rain Delay At Open

Kim Clijsters beat Petra Kvitova and Hurricane Earl with a quick victory before rain suspended play Friday at the US Open.

WFAN–09/03/2010

U.S. Open - Day 5

US Open Play Gets Going With Eyes On Hurricane

Eyes were on Kim Clijsters, Andy Murray and a hurricane named Earl as play began Friday under gray skies at the US Open.

WFAN–09/03/2010

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Clijsters Moves On Easily At US Open

The second-seeded Kim Clijsters beat Sally Peers, the 19-year-old qualifier, 6-2, 6-1 on Wednesday, but this was one of those nights where it was hard to tell the winner from the loser.

WFAN–09/02/2010

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