Tennis-NY more of a distraction than top ranking for Muguruza
NEW YORK, Aug 28 For most women at the U.S. Open, overcoming Serena Williams is the biggest challenge.
Aug 29 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the U.S. Open Women's Singles Round 3 matches on Friday 14-Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) beat 22-Alize Cornet (France) 6-3 6-7(3) 6-4 Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) beat 6-Angelique Kerber (Germany) 6-1 7-5 13-Sara Errani (Italy) beat 19-Venus Williams (U.S.) 6-0 0-6 7-6(5) Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (Croatia) beat 2-Simona Halep (Romania) 7-6(6) 6-2 Peng Shuai (China) beat 28-Roberta Vinci (Italy) 6-4 6-3 9-Jelena Jankovic (Serbia) beat Johanna Larsson (Sweden) 6-1 6-0 10-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) beat 18-Andrea Petkovic (Germany) 6-3 6-2
PARIS, Aug 28 The French Tennis Federation (FFT) has provisionally suspended Benoit Paire, Kristina Mladenovic and Caroline Garcia for "damaging" the organisation's image by their behaviour at this month's Rio Olympics.
Aug 27 Top seed Agnieszka Radwanska declared it mission accomplished after clinching a 6-1 7-6(1) victory over Elina Svitolina in the final of the Connecticut Open in New Haven on Saturday.