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2014 US Open - Day 14

Serena Williams Wins 3rd Straight US Open

Serena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive U.S. Open title by beating Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday.

09/07/2014

Roger Federer of Switzerland greets Marin Cilic (R) of Croatia after 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. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Federer Falls In Semifinals, Nishikori To Face Cilic In US Open Finals

Roger Federer could not pull off another big escape at the U.S. Open, losing 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in the semifinals Saturday against Croatia’s Marin Cilic.

09/06/2014

Novak Djokovic of Serbia sits in his chair between games against Kei Nishikori of Japan during their 2014 US Open men's semifinal singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 6, 2014 in New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Djokovic Stunned By Nishikori In US Open Semifinals

Japan’s Kei Nishikori became the first man from Asia to reach a Grand Slam final, stunning top-ranked Novak Djokovic 6-4, 1-6, 7-6 (4), 6-3 in stifling heat Saturday at the U.S. Open.

09/06/2014

Eugenie Bouchard of Canada receives medical attention against Ekaterina Makarova of Russia during their womens singles fourth round match on Day Eight of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Bouchard Loses To Makarova In 4th Round Of US Open

Wilting in high heat and humidity, Eugenie Bouchard became the latest top woman to lose at the U.S. Open, ending her streak of making the semifinals at each Grand Slam tournament this year.

09/01/2014

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns a shot against Maria Sharapova of Russia during 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. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Wozniacki Survives Sharapova At US Open

Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon.

08/31/2014

A year after a most painful absence, Maria Sharapova returned to her winning ways at Arthur Ashe Stadium. (credit:  DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Sharapova Returns To US Open, Defeats Friend Kirilenko To Win 1st-Rounder

A year after a most painful absence, Maria Sharapova returned to her winning ways at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

08/25/2014

Andy Murray of Great Britain serves against Robin Haase of the Netherlands during his men's singles first round match on Day One of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 25, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Murray Grits Through Leg Cramps To Win At US Open

Spinning in 70 mph second serves, grabbing at his hamstring during points, Andy Murray gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open.

08/25/2014

The Women's Singles U.S. Open trophy is seen during the draw ceremony prior to the start of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 21, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

6 Players With Most U.S. Open Singles Championships In Open Era

In the Open Era, there have been a number of tennis players to win two or more U.S. Open Singles Championships. Here’s the 6 tennis players who have won the most Singles Championship titles in the Open Era:

08/24/2014

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The 5 Biggest Athletic Endorsement Deals In The Last 10 Years

Athletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.

08/22/2014

Morgan Wilson, student athlete, is fighting for her life. (credit: the Wilson family)

High School Tennis Player Who Collapsed After Run Remains In Critical Condition

Morgan Wilson, 17, is hospitalized in the ICU at UC Irvine Medical Center.

07/10/2014

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Giron Wins UCLA’s 11th Men’s Singles Title

All the hard work Marcos Giron put into his conditioning at UCLA has paid off.

05/26/2014

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Best Golf Lessons For Kids In Los Angeles

It’s never too early to learn how to swing a golf club. The trick to teaching your child how to play golf is to keep it fun, so he or she doesn’t lose interest in the game. Find the right instructors to train your future golf pro at the places that consistently receive two thumbs up from the area’s student golfers.

05/20/2014

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Best Tennis Courts And Clubs In Los Angeles

Grab a racket and some tennis balls and enjoy the best tennis clubs in LA.

04/09/2014

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10 Sports Pilgrimages Every Guy Should Make Once In His Life

Which sports events are worth planning a vacation around? Check out these ten sports happenings every guy should make a trip for.

02/05/2014

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Ivanovic Snaps Serena’s Streak In Upset Win In Australian Open

Serena Williams’ long winning streak came to an end in a stunning fourth-round defeat to Ana Ivanovic at the Australian Open on Sunday.

01/18/2014

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