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Tennis star Caroline Wozniacki celebrates alongside Serena Williams after crossing the finish line of the TCS New York City Marathon in Central Park on November 2, 2014. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Caroline Wozniacki Thrilled With Time At NYC Marathon

The tennis star was somewhat amazed that she had done so well since she admitted that she didn’t really prepare as well as she could have for Sunday’s 26.2-mile race.

11/03/2014

Serena Williams talks to the media during previews for the WTA Finals at the ArtScience Museum on October 19, 2014 in Singapore. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Serena Williams Slams Russian Official For ‘Sexist’ And ‘Racist’ Remarks

In a statement released by the Russian Tennis Federation, Shamil Tarpischev denied any “malicious intent” and said his quotes had been taken out of context.

10/20/2014

Marin Cilic of Croatia reacts in the third set against Roger Federer of Switzerland during their men's singles semifinal match on Day Thirteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 6, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Liguori: Marin Cilic Dominates To Win First Grand Slam Title

Marin Cilic won his very first Grand Slam title. The towering 25- year-old from Croatia dominated Kay Nishikori in straights sets, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3.

09/08/2014

Marin Cilic (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) and Kei Nishikori (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) will face off in Monday's men's final at the US Open.

Kei Nishikori, Marin Cilic Meet In Surprising US Open Final

It’s among the most unexpected championship matchups in tennis history. Neither is currently ranked in the top 10. And neither has played in a major final, let alone won one.

09/08/2014

Serena Williams (Photo credit should read DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Liguori: Serena Williams Wins 18th Grand Slam Title

Serena Williams dominated Caroline Wozniacki 6-3 6-3 in a match that took only an hour and 15 minutes. Serena smacked over 7 times the number of winners (29 winners to Wozniacki’s 4).

09/07/2014

Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot against Gael Monfils of France during their men's singles quarterfinal match on Day Eleven of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Federer Saves 2 Match Points, Reaches US Open Semis

Frustrated by Monfils’ unpredictable style, flummoxed by the swirling wind, and missing shots he normally makes, Federer twice was a single point from losing while down 5-4 in the fourth set.

09/04/2014

Novak Djokovic celebrates his victory over Andy Murray during their US Open men's quarterfinals match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Center September 3, 2014. (Photo by Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Djokovic To Face Nishikori In US Open Semis; Murray Drained, ‘Disappointed’

Eventually, the physically demanding action proved too much for a fading Andy Murray, and Novak Djokovic pulled away to reach the semifinals for the eighth consecutive year.

09/04/2014

(Left): Serena Williams of the United States reacts against Flavia Pennetta of Italy during their women's singles quarterfinal match on Day Ten of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2014. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA)

(Right): Novak Djokovic of Serbia serves against Andy Murray of Great Britain during their men's singles quarterfinal match on Day Ten of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2014. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic Off To US Open Semifinals

After a bad-as-can-be start, dropping the first three games, Serena Williams quickly turned things around and stretched her U.S. Open winning streak to 19 matches to get back to the semifinals.

09/03/2014

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

Andy Murray celebrates during his match against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the 2014 US Open. (Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP/Getty Images)

Andy Murray Advances, Sets Up Marquee Quarterfinal At US Open

Murray-Djokovic feels much more like a Grand Slam title match than a quarterfinal, and for good reason.

09/02/2014

Roger Federer of Switzerland reacts after defeating Marcel Granollers of Spain during their men's singles third round match on Day Seven of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Roger Federer Advances In 4 Sets At US Open

The second-seeded Federer was a game from losing the first set to Marcel Granollers in the third round Sunday when play was stopped because of lightning.

08/31/2014

Serena Williams (R) and Venus Williams play their women's doubles match against Timea Babos of Hungary Kristina Mladenovic of France on Day Four of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 28, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Williams Sisters Move To US Open Doubles Quarters

The sisters are bidding for their 14th Grand Slam doubles title, but first at Flushing Meadows since 2009.

08/31/2014

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark meets Maria Sharapova of Russia after winning their women's singles fourth round match on Day Seven of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Wozniacki Outlasts Sharapova In US Open Quarters

Wozniacki beat the five-time major champ 6-4, 2-6, 6-2 in 2 hours, 37 minutes on a steamy Sunday.

08/31/2014

Serena Williams of the United States celebrates defeating Varvara Lepchenko of the United States in their women's singles third round match on Day Six of the 2014 US Open. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA)

Serena Williams Runs US Open Winning Streak To 17

The No. 1-ranked and No. 1-seeded Williams has faced American opponents in all three of her matches this week while extending her overall winning streak at Flushing Meadows to 17.

08/30/2014

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada serves against Sorana Cirstea of Romania on Day Four of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 28, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images for USTA)

2014 US Open Tickets By The Numbers

While the defending men’s champion, Rafael Nadal, withdrew due to injury before the tournament started, there are still enough stars on both the men’s and women’s side to keep demand high.

08/29/2014

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