Posted: Saturday August 31, 2013 11:48 PM

US Open Glance

Decrease font Decrease font
Enlarge font Enlarge font

NEW YORK (AP) - A look at Saturday's play at the $34.3 million U.S. Open tennis championships:

WEATHER: Mostly cloudy with a light breeze. High of 84.

ATTENDANCE: Day: 38,070. Night: 24,674. Total: 62,744.

MEN'S SEEDED WINNERS: No. 2 Rafael Nadal, No. 4 David Ferrer, No. 7 Roger Federer, No. 8 Richard Gasquet, No. 10 Milos Raonic, No. 18 Janko Tipsarevic, No. 19 Tommy Robredo and No. 22 Philipp Kohlschreiber.

MEN'S SEEDED LOSERS: No. 13 John Isner, No. 23 Feliciano Lopez and No. 32 Dmitry Tursunov.

WOMEN'S SEEDED WINNERS: No. 2 Victoria Azarenka, No. 10 Roberta Vinci, No. 13 Ana Ivanovic and No. 21 Simona Halep.

WOMEN'S SEEDED LOSERS: No. 6 Caroline Wozniacki, No. 7 Petra Kvitova, No. 14 Maria Kirilenko, No. 26 Alize Cornet and No. 27 Svetlana Kuznetsova.

TOP PLAYERS ON COURT SUNDAY: Men, Third Round: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. Joao Sousa, No. 3 Andy Murray vs. Florian Mayer, No. 5 Tomas Berdych vs. No. 31 Julien Benneteau, No. 9 Stanislas Wawrinka vs. Marcos Baghdatis. Women, Fourth Round: No. 1 Serena Williams vs. No. 15 Sloane Stephens, No. 3 Agnieszka Radwanska vs. No. 24 Ekaterina Makarova, No. 5 Li Na vs. No. 9 Jelena Jankovic, No. 8 Angelique Kerber vs. No. 18 Carla Suarez Navarro.

STAT OF THE DAY: This is the first time since 2004 that American women from three different families reached the fourth round of the U.S. Open.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: "I've got a new confidence in myself. I believe that I belong here.'' - unheralded American Alison Riske, who advanced to the fourth round by beating No. 7-seeded Petra Kvitova.

SUNDAY ON TV (All Times EDT): CBS, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Tennis Channel, 7-11 p.m.

ON THIS DATE (Sept. 1, 1971): John Newcombe lost to Jan Kodes in four sets, becoming the first top-seeded man to lose in the first round of the U.S. Open.

 
SI.com
Hot Topics: NBA Playoffs NHL Playoffs Golden State Warriors Bryce Harper Paul Pierce Masai Ujiri
TM & © 2014 Time Inc. A Time Warner Company. All Rights Reserved.
Terms under which this service is provided to you. Read our privacy guidelines, your California privacy rights, and ad choices.
SI CoverRead All ArticlesBuy Cover Reprint