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17-Year-Old American Defeats Sharapova at U.S. Open

NEW YORK  —  She sat there in shock. Then, the tears started falling. Believe it or not, 17-year-old Melanie Oudin is the toast of the town at the U.S. Open. Gritting her way through a shaky third set, the 70th-ranked…

Back at Open, Sharapova Wins Easily

Maria Sharapova has established a reputation for talent and glamour. As she made a triumphant return to the United States Open on Tuesday night, she demonstrated that her tenacity is intact as well. Playing in her first Open since 2007,…