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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Britain's

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Britain's Andy Murray during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012) Photo Credit: AP

Scenes from the 2012 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows from Aug. 27-Sept. 10.

Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts while playing Britain's Andy
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic reacts while playing Britain's Andy Murray during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012)

Andy Murray returns a shot to Serbia's Novak
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Andy Murray returns a shot to Serbia's Novak Djokovic during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012)

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Britain's
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Britain's Andy Murray during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012)

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Britain's
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Britain's Andy Murray during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012)

Britain's Andy Murray returns a shot to Serbia's
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Britain's Andy Murray returns a shot to Serbia's Novak Djokovic during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012)

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Britain's
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Britain's Andy Murray during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012)

Serbia's Novak Djokovic serves to Britain's Andy Murray
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic serves to Britain's Andy Murray during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012)

Britain's Andy Murray reacts while playing against Serbia's
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Britain's Andy Murray reacts while playing against Serbia's Novak Djokovic during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 10, 2012)

Serena Williams reacts while playing Victoria Azarenka during
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Serena Williams reacts while playing Victoria Azarenka during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns a shot to
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Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns a shot to Serena Williams during the championship match at the 2012 U.S. Open. (Sept. 9, 2012)

Serena Williams gets up after returning a shot
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Serena Williams gets up after returning a shot to Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, reacts while playing against
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Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, reacts while playing against Serena Williams during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, reacts while playing against
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Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, reacts while playing against Serena Williams during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)

Serena Williams reacts while playing against Victoria Azarenka,
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Serena Williams reacts while playing against Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa)

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, wipes her face while
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Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, wipes her face while playing against Serena Williams during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Tennis fans watch Serena Williams play Victoria Azarenka,
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Tennis fans watch Serena Williams play Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Serena Williams returns a shot to Victoria Azarenka,
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Serena Williams returns a shot to Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Serena Williams returns a shot to Victoria Azarenka,
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Serena Williams returns a shot to Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns a shot to
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Victoria Azarenka, of Belarus, returns a shot to Serena Williams during the championship match at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Andy Roddick plays against Juan Martin Del Potro
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Andy Roddick plays against Juan Martin Del Potro during their 2012 U.S. Open men's singles match. (Sept. 5, 2012)

Juan Martin Del Potro returns a ball against
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Juan Martin Del Potro returns a ball against Andy Roddick during their 2012 U.S. Open men's singles match. (Sept. 5, 2012)

Andy Roddick reacts during his match with Juan
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Andy Roddick reacts during his match with Juan Martin Del Potro in the quarterfinals during the 2012 U.S. Open. (Sept. 5, 2012)

Andy Roddick lowers his head between games against
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Andy Roddick lowers his head between games against Juan Martin Del Potro in the quarterfinals during the 2012 U.S. Open. (Sept. 5, 2012)

Andy Roddick reacts during his match with Argentina's
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Andy Roddick reacts during his match with Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro in the quarterfinals of the 2012 U.S. Open. (Sept. 5, 2012)

Maria Sharapova raises her arms after defeating Marion
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Maria Sharapova raises her arms after defeating Marion Bartoli in three sets, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, at Arthur Ashe Stadium during the 2012 U.S. Open.

Marion Bartoli exhales during the third set of
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Marion Bartoli exhales during the third set of her match against Maria Sharapova at Arthur Ashe Stadium at the 2012 U.S. Open. (Sept. 5, 2012)

Maria Sharapova returns a forehand against Marion Bartoli
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Maria Sharapova returns a forehand against Marion Bartoli during the first set of their match at Arthur Ashe Stadium at the 2012 U.S. Open.

Serena Williams reacts during her match against Russia's
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Serena Williams reacts during her match against Russia's Ekaterina Makarova during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Serena Williams returns the ball to Andrea Hlavackova
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Serena Williams returns the ball to Andrea Hlavackova in the fourth round at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. (Sept. 3, 2012)

Serena Williams returns the ball to Andrea Hlavackova
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Serena Williams returns the ball to Andrea Hlavackova in the fourth round at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. (Sept. 3, 2012)

Andy Murray, of Britain, hits a return against
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Andy Murray, of Britain, hits a return against Milos Raonic, of Canada, in the fourth round of play during the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. Murray won 6-4, 6-4, 6-2. (Sept. 3, 2012)

Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates a point
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Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates a point in his men's singles fourth round match against Milos Raonic of Canada at the 2012 U.S. Open. (Sept. 3, 2012)

Agnieszka Radwanska, of Poland, returns a shot to
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Agnieszka Radwanska, of Poland, returns a shot to Italy's Roberta Vinci in the fourth round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. ( Sept. 3, 2012)

Agnieszka Radwanska, of Poland, reacts during her match
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Agnieszka Radwanska, of Poland, reacts during her match against Italy's Roberta Vinci in the fourth round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament, in New York. Radwanska lost the match. (Sept. 3, 2012)

Italy's Roberta Vinci reacts during her match against
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Italy's Roberta Vinci reacts during her match against Agnieszka Radwanska, of Poland, in the fourth round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament, in New York. (Sept. 3, 2012)

Roberta Vinci of Italy returns a shot during
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Roberta Vinci of Italy returns a shot during her women's singles fourth round match against Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland at the 2012 U.S. Open. (Sept. 3, 2012)

Italy's Sara Errani returns a shot to Germany's
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Italy's Sara Errani returns a shot to Germany's Angelique Kerber in the fourth round of play at the U.S. Open tennis tournamen in New York. (Sept. 3, 2012)

Andy Roddick of the US (20) reacts during
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Andy Roddick of the US (20) reacts during play against Fabio Fognini of Italy during their 2012 US Open men's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. (Sept. 2, 2012)

Andy Roddick of the United States reacts during
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Andy Roddick of the United States reacts during his men's singles third round match against Fabio Fognini of Italy at the U.S. Open in New York. (Sept. 2, 2012)

Andy Roddick of the United States hugs Fabio
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Andy Roddick of the United States hugs Fabio Fognini of Italy after Roddick won their third round match at the U.S. Open in New York. (Sept. 2, 2012)

Andy Roddick of the United States reacts during
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Andy Roddick of the United States reacts during his men's singles third round match against Fabio Fognini of Italy at the U.S. Open in New York. (Sept. 2, 2012)

Maria Sharapova of Russia raises her fist after
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Maria Sharapova of Russia raises her fist after beating Nadia Petrova, of Russia, 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 in the fourth round of play at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. (Sept. 2, 2012)

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Julien
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Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Julien Benneteau, of France, in the third round of play at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. (Sept. 2, 2012)

Mardy Fish reacts during his 3-hour match US
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Mardy Fish reacts during his 3-hour match US Open match against France's Gilles Simon at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Sept.1, 2012)

Fans of Jack Sock cheer during his match
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Fans of Jack Sock cheer during his match against Spain's Nicolas Almagro during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Italy's Roberta Vinci signs autographs after winning her
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Italy's Roberta Vinci signs autographs after winning her match against Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Serena Williams reacts during her match against Russia's
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Serena Williams reacts during her match against Russia's Ekaterina Makarova during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Serena Williams serves to Russia's Ekaterina Makarova during
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Serena Williams serves to Russia's Ekaterina Makarova during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Spain's Nicolas Almagro chooses a ball to serve
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Spain's Nicolas Almagro chooses a ball to serve to Jack Sock during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Spain's Nicolas Almagro reacts after winning his match
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Spain's Nicolas Almagro reacts after winning his match against Jack Sock during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Serena Williams signs autographs after winning her match
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Serena Williams signs autographs after winning her match against Russia's Ekaterina Makarovain during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Serena Williams returns a shot to Russia's Ekaterina
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Serena Williams returns a shot to Russia's Ekaterina Makarova in the third round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Sept. 1, 2012)

Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to
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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot to Bjorn Phau, of Germany, during a match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 30, 2012)

Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Mallory Burdette
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Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Mallory Burdette during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Mallory Burdette
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Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Mallory Burdette during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Maria Sharapova waves to the crowd after winning
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Maria Sharapova waves to the crowd after winning her match against Mallory Burdette during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Mallory Burdette
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Maria Sharapova returns the ball to Mallory Burdette during the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Na Li stretches to return the ball to
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Na Li stretches to return the ball to Laura Robson in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Varvara Lepchenko wipes her face between games against
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Varvara Lepchenko wipes her face between games against Samantha Stosur in the third round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Novak Djokovic reacts during a game against Rogerio
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Novak Djokovic reacts during a game against Rogerio Dutra Silva in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Rogerio Dutra
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Novak Djokovic returns the ball to Rogerio Dutra Silva during the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Laura Robson returns the ball to Na Li
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Laura Robson returns the ball to Na Li during the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 31, 2012)

Laura Robson of Great Britain reacts after beating
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Laura Robson of Great Britain reacts after beating Kim Clijsters of Belgium in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Kim Clijsters of Belgium looks up after losing
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Kim Clijsters of Belgium looks up after losing to Laura Robson of Great Britain in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Florent Serra of France wipes his face during
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Florent Serra of France wipes his face during his match with Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Venus, left, and Serena Williams talk while playing
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Venus, left, and Serena Williams talk while playing a doubles match in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina signs autographs
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Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina signs autographs after beating Florent Serra of France in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina serves against
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Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina serves against Florent Serra of France in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Serena Williams signs autographs for fans after playing
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Serena Williams signs autographs for fans after playing in a doubles match with her sister Venus Williams in the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Spectators watch the the second round of play
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Spectators watch the the second round of play at Arthur Ashe Stadium at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

Jie Zheng of China pauses during her match
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Jie Zheng of China pauses during her match against Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia during the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

The unisphere is seen during Day Three of
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The unisphere is seen during Day Three of the 2012 U.S. Open outside of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 29, 2012)

The shadow of Kevin Anderson of South Africa
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The shadow of Kevin Anderson of South Africa is cast on the court during the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

A woman rests her bare feet on a
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A woman rests her bare feet on a seat overlooking Louis Armstrong Stadium during the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

John Isner drops a ball during the second
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John Isner drops a ball during the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

David Ferrer of Spain signs autographs after beating
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David Ferrer of Spain signs autographs after beating Kevin Anderson of South Africa during the second round of play at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 29, 2012)

France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga celebrates after winning his match
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France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga celebrates after winning his match against Slovakia's Karol Beck in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Yen-Hsun Lu, of Taiwan, serves to Sam Querrey
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Yen-Hsun Lu, of Taiwan, serves to Sam Querrey in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Yen-Hsun Lu, of Taiwan, returns a shot to
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Yen-Hsun Lu, of Taiwan, returns a shot to Sam Querrey in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Anne Keothavong of Great Britain returns a shot
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Anne Keothavong of Great Britain returns a shot during her women's singles first round match against Angelique Kerber of Germany during Day Two of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Angelique Kerber of Germany returns a shot during
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Angelique Kerber of Germany returns a shot during her women's singles first round match against Anne Keothavong of Great Britain during Day Two. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Bethanie Mattek-Sands reacts during her match against Venus
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Bethanie Mattek-Sands reacts during her match against Venus Williams during the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Venus Williams returns a shot to Bethanie Mattek-Sands
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Venus Williams returns a shot to Bethanie Mattek-Sands during the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Karol Beck of Slovakia stretches to returns a
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Karol Beck of Slovakia stretches to returns a backhanded shot against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during their men's singles first round match on Day Two. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Rhyne Williams of the United States returns a
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Rhyne Williams of the United States returns a shot against Andy Roddick of the United States during their men's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Andy Roddick of the US hits the ball
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Andy Roddick of the US hits the ball against Rhyne Williams of the US during their men's first round 2012 US Open match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Urszula Radwanska of Poland returns a shot against
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Urszula Radwanska of Poland returns a shot against Roberta Vinci of Italy during their women's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Roberta Vinci of Italy returns a shot against
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Roberta Vinci of Italy returns a shot against Urszula Radwanska of Poland during their women's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Kimiko Date-Krumm of Japan returns a shot against
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Kimiko Date-Krumm of Japan returns a shot against Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden during their women's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Andy Roddick adjusts his cap during a break
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Andy Roddick adjusts his cap during a break in his match against Rhyne Williams during the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden returns a shot against
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Sofia Arvidsson of Sweden returns a shot against Kimiko Date-Krumm of Japan during their women's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France returns against Karol Beck
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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France returns against Karol Beck of Slovakia during their men's first round 2012 US Open match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Andy Roddick of the United States reacts against
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Andy Roddick of the United States reacts against Rhyne Williams of the United States during their men's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic hits against
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Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic hits against David Goffin of Belguim during their men's first round 2012 US Open match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

The shoes of Andy Roddick of the United
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The shoes of Andy Roddick of the United States are seen as he plays against Rhyne Williams of the United States during their men's singles first round match on Day Two of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 28, 2012)

Fireworks expload as Actress/recording artist Jordin Sparks sings
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Fireworks expload as Actress/recording artist Jordin Sparks sings the national anthem during the opening ceremonies on Day One of the 2012 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Mardy Fish returns a shot to Go Soeda,
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Mardy Fish returns a shot to Go Soeda, of Japan, in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Go Soeda, of Japan, returns a shot to
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Go Soeda, of Japan, returns a shot to Mardy Fish in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Polona Hercog, of Slovakia, returns a shot to
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Polona Hercog, of Slovakia, returns a shot to Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Japan's Go Soeda returns a shot to Mardy
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Japan's Go Soeda returns a shot to Mardy Fish in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Lucie Safarova, of the Czech Republic, returns a
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Lucie Safarova, of the Czech Republic, returns a shot to Melanie Oudin in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Polona Hercog, of Slovakia, reacts during her match
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Polona Hercog, of Slovakia, reacts during her match against Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, in the first round of play at the 2012 US Open tennis tournament. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Jamie Hampton reacts while playing Marion Bartoli in
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Jamie Hampton reacts while playing Marion Bartoli in the first round at the 2012 U.S. Open in New York. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Andy Murray of Great Britian reacts against Alex
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Andy Murray of Great Britian reacts against Alex Bogomolov of Russia in the first round at the 2012 U.S. Open in New York. (Aug. 27, 2012)

A patron enters the East Gate wearing a
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A patron enters the East Gate wearing a shirt that reads "Seriously Missing Nadal, Get Well Soon Rafa..." during Day One of the 2012 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 27, 2012)

A patron enters the East Gate wearing a
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A patron enters the East Gate wearing a shirt that reads "Seriously Missing Nadal, Get Well Soon Rafa..." during Day One of the 2012 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Alex Bogomolov Jr., of Russia, wipes water from
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Alex Bogomolov Jr., of Russia, wipes water from his face during his match with Britain's Andy Murray in the first round at the 2012 U.S. Open in New York. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Jamie Hampton hits a ball with the handle
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Jamie Hampton hits a ball with the handle of her racket before resuming play against Marion Bartoli in the first round at the 2012 U.S. Open in New York. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Fans use an umbrella to stay dry during
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Fans use an umbrella to stay dry during a rain delay in the first round at the 2012 U.S. Open in New York. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Nadia Petrova serves during her women's singles match
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Nadia Petrova serves during her women's singles match against Jarmila Gajdosova in the first round at the 2012 U.S. Open in New York. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Marion Bartoli of France returns to Jamie Hampton
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Marion Bartoli of France returns to Jamie Hampton of the US during their women's first-round match at the 2012 U.S. Open. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Marion Bartoli of France blows out her cheeks
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Marion Bartoli of France blows out her cheeks during her match against Jamie Hampton of the U.S. during their women's first-round match at the 2012 U.S. Open. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Jamie Hampton serves to Marion Bartoli during their
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Jamie Hampton serves to Marion Bartoli during their women's first-round match at the 2012 U.S. Open. (Aug. 27, 2012)

James Blake follows through on his forehand during
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James Blake follows through on his forehand during a first-round match against Lukas Lacko at the U.S. Open. (August 27, 2012)

James Blake (USA) sits under an umbrella at
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James Blake (USA) sits under an umbrella at court side just before his first-round match was suspended due to rain at the U.S. Open. (Aug. 27, 2012)

James Blake reacts during his match against Lukas
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James Blake reacts during his match against Lukas Lacko of Slovakia on Day 1 of the 2012 U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows. (Aug. 27, 2012)

An official adjusts the net on Day 1
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An official adjusts the net on Day 1 of the 2012 U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Li Na returns a shot against Heather Watson
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Li Na returns a shot against Heather Watson during Day 1 of the 2012 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Australia's Samantha Stosur returns a shot to Petra
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Australia's Samantha Stosur returns a shot to Petra Martic of Croatia on Day 1 of the 2012 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Samantha Stosur, of Australia, returns a shot to
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Samantha Stosur, of Australia, returns a shot to Petra Martic, of Croatia, on the first day of the 2012 U.S. Open. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Heather Watson of Great Britain plays a
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Heather Watson of Great Britain plays a forehand against Li Na of China during Day 1 of the 2012 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Petra Martic of Croatia plays a forehand during
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Petra Martic of Croatia plays a forehand during the women's singles first-round match against defending champion Samantha Stosur of Australia during Day One of the 2012 U.S. Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Aug. 27, 2012)

Andy Murray's mother, Judy Murray, watches a women's
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Andy Murray's mother, Judy Murray, watches a women's singles first round match between Heather Watson of Great Britain and Li Na of China at the U.S. Open. (Aug. 27, 2012)

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