US Open Gallery: US Pride, Doubles & More
American success and doubles action just kept coming on Day 3 of the last Slam of the year.
Published September 01, 2011 12:00
No.30 seed Anabel Medina Garrigues cruised past British qualifier Laura Robson, 62 63.
No.9 seed Samantha Stosur got past big-serving American teenager Coco Vandeweghe, 63 64.
Kateryna Bondarenko pushed No.2 seed Vera Zvonareva for three sets but fell, 75 36 63.
No.8 seed Marion Bartoli became the latest shock exit, losing to Christina McHale, 76(2) 62.
Irina Falconi waved an American flag after upsetting No.14 seed Domi Cibulkova, 26 63 75.
The doubles competition got underway with No.4 seeds Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond winning.
Raquel Kops-Jones and Abigail Spears fell to Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond, 62 62.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands donned some star spangled knee-highs for her doubles match Wednesday.
Australians Casey Dellacqua and Rennae Stubbs in first round doubles action on Wednesday.
Barbora Zahlavova Strycova partnered Iveta Benesova as the No.9 seeds and won a tight one.
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