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Aug 25 (Reuters) - Petra Kvitova moved closer to a third straight Connecticut Open crown after defeating Ekaterina Makarova 6-3 6-1 to reach the semi-finals on Thursday.
Aug 25 (Reuters) - Top seed Richard Gasquet suffered a surprise 7-5 6-3 loss to an unsung John Millman in the quarter-finals of the Winston-Salem Open on Thursday.
The 2016 Winston-Salem Open has been filled with upsets, a trend that continued in Thursday's quarterfinal matches. Inconsistent over his first two matches, top-seeded Richard Gasquet finally met his match in John Millman. The unseeded Australian recorded eight aces and broke Gasquet four times on his way to a 7-5, 6-3 upset. Show More Summary
Aug 26 (Gracenote) - Results from the Winston-Salem Open Men's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday 9-Viktor Troicki (Serbia) beat 15-Fernando Verdasco (Spain) 6-4 3-6 6-4 John Millman (Australia) beat 1-Richard Gasquet (France) 7-5 6-3 2-Roberto Bautista (Spain) beat Lu Yen-Hsun (Taiwan) 6-3 6-2 16-Pablo Carreno (Spain) beat 12-Andrey Kuznetsov (Russia) 6-4 6-3
Andy Murray is putting the final touches to his US Open preparations at Flushing Meadows. The current Wimbledon and Olympic champion is seeded second for the tournament.
Aug 26 (Gracenote) - Results from the New Haven Open Women's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday 1-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) beat Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) 6-1 6-4 6-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat Ekaterina Makarova (Russia) 6-3 6-1 10-Elina Svitolina (Ukraine) beat Elena Vesnina (Russia) 6-3 6-1 Johanna Larsson (Sweden) beat 2-Roberta Vinci (Italy) 7-6(9) 6-1
Aug 25 (Gracenote) - Results from the Winston-Salem Open Men's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday John Millman (Australia) beat 1-Richard Gasquet (France) 7-5 6-3
An early look at the US Open favorites.
NEW YORK, Aug 25 (Reuters) - At last year's U.S. Open, Serena Williams was trying to rewrite the record book and fell short, but starting on Monday at Flushing Meadows winning is getting personal.
Aug 25 (Gracenote) - Results from the New Haven Open Women's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday Johanna Larsson (Sweden) beat 2-Roberta Vinci (Italy) 7-6(9) 6-1