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Serena Williams, of the United States, reacts after beating Kristie Ahn, of the United States, during the first round of the US Open tennis championships, Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

US Open Glance: Williams tries to get 'Serena focus' back

Sep. 2, 2020 11:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A quick look at the U.S. Open: LOOKAHEAD TO THURSDAY Serena Williams plays her second-round match at the U.S. Open on Thursday still trying to find what she calls her “Serena focus.” She's coming off her best performance since tennis resumed amid the pandemic. Williams is 4-2...

Karolina Pliskova, of the Czech Republic, returns a shot to Caroline Garcia, of France, during the second round of the US Open tennis championships, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

'Didn't play good': No. 1 Pliskova won't dissect Open loss

Sep. 2, 2020 11:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Under normal circumstances, Karolina Pliskova would not have been seeded No. 1 at the U.S. Open and so, while a second-round loss certainly would have been disappointing to her, and noticed by others, it wouldn’t have been as newsworthy. But what’s normal in 2020? With the...

Stefanos Tsitsipas, of Greece, returns a shot to Maxime Cressy, of the United States, during the second round of the U.S. Open tennis championships, Wednesday, Sept. 2, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

The Latest: No. 4 seed Tsitsipas beats Cressy at US Open

Sep. 2, 2020 11:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Stefanos Tsitsipas made it to the U.S. Open’s third round by withstanding the so-rare-these-days serve-and-volley style of his 168th-ranked American opponent, Maxime Cressy. The No. 4-seeded Tsitsipas won 7-6...

Naomi Osaka, of Japan, wears a mask in honor of Breonna Taylor as she celebrates after defeating Misaki Doi, of Japan, during the first round of the US Open tennis championships, Monday, Aug. 31, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

US Open Glance: Osaka to unveil new mask in 2nd-round match

Sep. 2, 2020 12:07 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A quick look at the U.S. Open: LOOKAHEAD TO WEDNESDAY Naomi Osaka wore a mask with the name of Breonna Taylor to her first-round match. She has six more with the names of Black people shot by police, and will wear a new one for her second-round match against Camila Giorgi. The fourth-seeded...

Naomi Osaka, of Japan, wears a mask in honor of Breonna Taylor as she celebrates after defeating Misaki Doi, of Japan, during the first round of the US Open tennis championships, Monday, Aug. 31, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Osaka wears mask in memory of Breonna Taylor at US Open

Sep. 1, 2020 1:33 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Before and after her first-round victory at the U.S. Open, Naomi Osaka wore a mask bearing the name of Breonna Taylor, a Black woman who was fatally shot by police. It’s just one of seven face coverings, each in honor of a different person, that Osaka brought to Flushing Meadows...