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Maria Sharapova digs deep to win in the U.S. Open second round

...17-6 in three-setters this season, including four wins in a row that went the distance en route to the title at the French Open in June, her fifth Grand Slam trophy."It's really good to get through," said Sharapova, who faces 2013 Wimbledon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-27/maria-sharapova-digs
Venus Williams makes it to the third round of the U.S. Open

...Australian Open in January, he stopped playing in the fourth set of his second-round match, citing cramps.At the French Open in May ? shortly after he said he injured his ribs at a tournament in Rome ?Dodig lasted all of four games before quitting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-27/venus-williams-makes
Serena Williams learns to embrace Grand Slam record chase

...Sharapova makes by far the best case to fill the void, but she hasn't looked that sharp since winning her second French Open title in June.Petra Kvitova is coming off her victory at Wimbledon, but she's always struggled at Flushing Meadows...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-24/serena-williams-lear
Serena Williams draws up-and-coming teen Taylor Townsend in opener at U.S. Open

...is in her third major tournament.Townsend is a former top-ranked junior player who reached the third round at the French Open this year. She got into her first U.S. Open main draw with a wild card.On the men's side, Wimbledon champ Novak...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-21/serena-williams-draw
Wrist injury to keep Rafael Nadal from defending U.S. Open title

...year's U.S. Open after wrist surgery in March.Nadal is 44-8 with four titles in 2014, including his record ninth French Open trophy in June. He has not competed since losing in the fourth round of Wimbledon on July 1.With Nadal sidelined...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-18/wrist-injury-keep-ra
Overtime

...Open title.The U.S. Tennis Assoc iation followed this week's WTA rankings in announcing the seedings Wednesday.French Open runner-up Simona Halep is seeded second after reaching a career-best ranking this month.Wimbledon champ Petra Kvitova...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-08-20/overtime
Nadal rolls to French Open title

...Trying to beat Rafael Nadal at the French Open is, without a doubt, the toughest...muggy final Sunday to win his ninth French Open championship and fifth in a row...supreme: He has won 66 of 67 career French Open matches.Since the only loss...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-08/nadal-rolls-french-open-titl
Maria Sharapova rallies again to make French Open final

...carried her to a third consecutive French Open final."It's not how you finish...Australian Open in 2008, and the French Open two years ago. And for someone...Williams, including in the 2013 French Open final.Sharapova put aside various...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-05/maria-sharapova-rall
Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic to battle for French Open title

...expected. And now they'll meet in a French Open final with so much at stake for...is hoping to finally conquer the French Open and complete a career Grand Slam...8-3 at majors, and 5-0 in the French Open ? including victories over Djokovic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-06/rafael-nadal-novak-d
Roger Federer dealt rare early loss at French Open

...a two-set lead Sunday in the French Open's fourth round against 18th-seeded...major quarterfinal at the 2008 French Open. He's spoken openly about focusing...Federer's resume includes the 2009 French Open title, and he was a four-time...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-06-01/roger-federer-dealt-