Lucie Safarova

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns a shot against Jamie Loeb of the United States during their US Open first-round match on Sept. 1, 2015. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Wozniacki Powers Into US Open Second Round

Fourth-seeded Caroline Wozniacki was in quite a hurry Tuesday, when she needed just 67 minutes to win at the US Open against an opponent making her Grand Slam debut.


Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic returns a shot to Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine during their US Open first-round match in New York City on Sept. 1, 2015. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Liguori: Seeded Women Already Becoming An Endangered Species At US Open

The US Open women’s draw is taking a hit in the early going, with seeded players getting squashed right and left.


US Serena Williams celebrates with the trophy following her victory over Czech Republic's Lucie Safarova at the end of the women's final match of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on June 6, 2015. AFP PHOTO / PASCAL GUYOT        (Photo credit should read PASCAL GUYOT/AFP/Getty Images)

Williams Beats Safarova In 3 Sets At French Open For 20th Major

The top-ranked Williams took the last six games and added to her championships on the red clay of Roland Garros in 2002 and 2013.


Serena Williams

Serena Survives Scare, Sharapova Upset At French Open

In a riveting showdown between the last two American women in the draw, the No. 1-ranked and No. 1-seeded Williams came back to edge Sloane Stephens 1-6, 7-5, 6-3.


Kim Clijsters

Clijsters’ Stellar Singles Career Ends With 2nd Round Loss At US Open

The four-time Grand Slam champion lost to 18-year-old Laura Robson of Britain in the second round of the U.S. Open on Wednesday, and will head into retirement after she finishes playing in doubles at Flushing Meadows.


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Victoria Azarenka Withdraws From Rogers Cup; Hopes To Be Ready For U.S. Open

Top-ranked Victoria Azarenka withdrew from the Rogers Cup on Friday because of a knee injury, but she hopes to be ready for the U.S. Open.


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Romanian Monica Niculescu Upsets 27th-Seeded Lucie Safarova At US Open

After a day full of lopsided mismatches at the U.S. Open, we have yet another. But this one’s an upset.


Madison Keys of the US reacts to a shot agianst Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic during a Women's single match at the US Open tennis tournament August 31, 2011 at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. Safarova won 3-6, 7-5, 6-4.  (credit : STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

US Teen Madison Keys Loses To Lucie Safarova At US Open

American teenager Madison Keys showed her youth late in her second-ever match at a Grand Slam tournament, repeatedly blowing leads in a loss to 27th-seeded Lucie Safarova at the U.S. Open.