US Open Glance
NEW YORK (AP) — A look at Wednesday’s play at the $38.3 million U.S. Open tennis championships:
WEATHER: Mostly sunny and very warm.
ATTENDANCE: Day: 33,413. Night: 23,771. Total: 57,184.
MEN’S SEEDED WINNERS: First Round: No. 6 Tomas Berdych, No. 7 Grigor Dimitrov, No. 11 Ernests Gulbis, No. 14 Marin Cilic, No. 18 Kevin Anderson, No. 19 Feliciano Lopez and No. 32 Joao Sousa; Second Round: No. 3 Stan Wawrinka.
MEN’S SEEDED LOSERS: First Round: No. 27 Santiago Giraldo; Second Round: No. 30 Jeremy Chardy.
WOMEN’S SEEDED WINNERS: Women, Second Round: No. 2 Simona Halep, No. 5 Maria Sharapova, No. 6 Angelique Kerber, No. 9 Jelena Jankovic, No. 10 Caroline Wozniacki, No. 13 Sara Errani, No. 14 Lucie Safarova, No. 18 Andrea Petkovic, No. 19 Venus Williams, No. 22 Alize Cornet, No. 26 Sabine Lisicki, and No. 28 Roberta Vinci.
WOMEN’S SEEDED LOSERS: No. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska, No. 21 Sloane Stephens and No. 31 Kurumi Nara.
TOP PLAYERS ON COURT THURSDAY: Men, Second Round: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. Paul-Henri Mathieu, No. 5 Milos Raonic vs. Peter Gojowczyk, No. 8 Andy Murray vs. Matthias Bachinger, No. 9 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga; Women, Second Round: No. 1 Serena Williams vs. Vania King, No. 3 Petra Kvitova vs. Petra Cetkovska, No. 7 Eugenie Bouchard vs. Sorana Cirstea, No. 8 Ana Ivanovic vs. Karolina Pliskova.
STAT OF THE DAY: 63 — The number of unforced errors committed by Sloane Stephens in her loss to Johanna Larsson.
QUOTE OF THE DAY: “Think about this as a little speed bump and work through it and I will get better.” — Sloane Stephens, who lost her second-round match to Johanna Larsson.
ON THIS DATE (Aug. 28, 1990): Stefan Edberg loses to Alexander Volkov, becoming the first No. 1 seed since 1971 to lose in the first round.