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16th-Ranked Vera Zvonareva Withdraws From U.S. Open Due To Viral Illness

This will be the second Major tournament missed this year by Zvonareva. She pulled out of the French Open because of a right shoulder injury.

08/21/2012

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With US Open Finals Near, Serena Williams The One To Watch

Whether or not she ends up holding the trophy at the end, Serena Williams has no competition at Flushing Meadows. She is the top personality, the woman to watch in a sport that has struggled of late to find, and hold onto, a compelling star.

WFAN–09/07/2011

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Vera Zvonareva Needs 3 Sets To Beat Kateryna Bondarenko At US Open

Second-seeded Vera Zvonareva needed three sets to reach the third round of the U.S. Open on Wednesday. The Russian beat 69th-ranked Kateryna Bondarenko of Ukraine 7-5, 3-6, 6-3.

WFAN–08/31/2011

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

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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

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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Russian Moves One Win From US Open Final

Vera Zvonareva let her opponent self destruct, taking advantage of 60 unforced errors to win her U.S. Open quarterfinal 6-3, 7-5 over Kaia Kanepi on Wednesday.

WFAN–09/08/2010

Vera Zvonareva of Russia hits a forehand return shot against Sabine Liscki of Germany during her women's singles match on day four of the 2010 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 2, 2010 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Russia’s Zvonareva Reaches 3rd Round At US Open

Wimbledon runner-up Vera Zvonareva beat 94th-ranked Sabine Lisicki of Germany 6-1, 7-6 (5) Thursday in the second round of the US Open.

WFAN–09/02/2010