Konta only Brit to qualify

Konta only Brit to qualify

It all started well in the Qalifying tournament but only Johanna Konta made it through to the main US Open draw. Barbara Wancke reports, picture Getty Images

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Kvitova and Anderson warm-up with tournament wins

Kvitova and Anderson warm-up with tournament wins

Both Petra Kvitova and Kevin Anderson ended their preparations for the US Open as Champions of the warm-up events. Henry Wancke reports, pictures Getty Images

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Big Apple Bytes

Big Apple Bytes

On the day before the US Open gets underway, Barbara Wancke reports from Flushing Meadows, several interesting items including the fact that the women's final is already sold out! Picture Getty Image...

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Murray handed tough draw

Murray handed tough draw

To win the US Open for a second time, Andy Murray will have to progress through a tough draw. Henry Wancke reports, picture Getty Images

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Vekic Slams ATP

Vekic Slams ATP

The Kyrgios sledge still lumbers on but this time the woman at the centre of it responds, Barbara Wancke reports, picture Getty Images

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