26 Aug 2013 05:40 PM EST
Kei Nishikori loses in 1st big upset of US Open
The U.S. Open produced a big upset. 179th-ranked qualifier Daniel Evans stunned 11th-seeded Kei Nishikori in straight sets. Evans won 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 in his U.S. Open debut.
US Open caps a fickle 2013 tennis season
A surprise Wimbledon champion one day, a retired player providing TV commentary the next, nobody's been in touch with the fickle nature of tennis in 2013 better than Marion Bartoli. So, when asked if Serena Williams was a shoo-in to defend her title at the U.S. Open, Bartoli's answer came as little surprise.
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