Stosur wins US Open title

 

No.9-seeded Samantha Stosur upsets Serena Williams 6-2, 6-3 in US Open final.

Curious what Serena said: Williams sat down next to Stosur after the final. "All of a sudden I turned around and she was right next to me, saying, 'How do you feel? Are you really excited?' It shows what a nice person she is and what a true champion she is of the sport," Stosur added. "To separate the result a few minutes later and come over and congratulate your opponent, I thought was pretty classy." (from WTA site)

 

Men’s Doubles:

Austria’s Jurgen Melzer and Germany’s Philipp Petzschner won their second Grand Slam doubles title, beating Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski in straights sets 6-2, 6-2 in 49 minutes.

Ladies Doubles:

Lisa Raymond and Liezel Huber defeated defending champions Vania King and Yaroslava Shedova 4-6, 7-6 (5), 7-6 (3).

Mixed Doubles:

American teenagers Melanie Oudin and Jack Sock won the U.S. Open mixed doubles title, beating eighth-seeded Gisela Dulko and Eduardo Schwank of Argentina in a tiebreak 7-6 (4), 4-6, 10-8.

Junior’s Single:

American Grace Min defeated top-seeded Caroline Garcia of France 7-5, 7-6 (3) for the U.S. Open girls title.

Britain’s Oliver Golding won the U.S. Open boys title with a 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 victory over top-seeded Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic.

Junior Doubles:

Irina Khromacheva of Russia and Demi Schuurs of the Netherlands, defeated Gabrielle Andrews and Taylor Townsend for the Junior Girls’ Doubles title.

Robin Kern and Julian Lenz of Germany, defeated Maxim Dubarenco of Moldova and Vladyslav Manafov of the Ukraine for the Junior Boys’ Doubles title.

pics @ Getty’s

 

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