US Open Day 8 Gallery
Stars were born at the US Open on Monday. Yanina Wickmayer was just one of them.
Published September 07, 2009 11:59
Kateryna Bondarenko beat Gisela Dulko Monday morning for a spot in her first Grand Slam quarterfinal.
Gisela Dulko had great success in Week 1 but was blanked in the fourth round, 60 60.
Yanina Wickmayer held on to beat Petra Kvitova, 46 64 75, and reach her first Grand Slam quarterfinal.
Melanie Oudin and Nadia Petrova met at the net after Oudin upset the No.13 seed in three sets.
Arthur Ashe was packed as American rising star Melanie Oudin took on No.13 seed Nadia Petrova.
A night-time view outside Arthur Ashe as the evening session began on Monday.
Two-time Grand Slam champions Yan Zi and Zheng Jie reached the doubles quarterfinals Monday.
Svetlana Kuznetsova battled hard but 63 unforced errors made it very difficult for her Monday night.
Singer Tony Bennett was in the stands during Monday's night session on Arthur Ashe.
Caroline Wozniacki soaked up the cheers after reaching her first Grand Slam quarterfinal on Monday.