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Wayne Odesnik loses, faces questions in return to US Open after 5-year absence

NEW YORK -- After a five-year absence from the U.S. Open - which included a yearlong ban from the tour - American Wayne Odesnik couldn't get past his higher-ranked opponent or the same old questions. Odesnik's 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 first-round loss to 10th-seeded Kai Nishikori on Tuesday was followed by a news conference in which he deflected queries about the ban and its aftereffects. Odesnik...
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August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Odesnik can't dodge questions after US Open loss

NEW YORK (AP) After a five-year absence from the U.S. Open - which included a yearlong ban from the tour - American Wayne Odesnik couldn't get past his higher-ranked opponent or the same old questions. Odesnik's 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 first-round loss to 10th-seeded Kai Nishikori on Tuesday was followed by a news conference in which he deflected queries about the ban and its aftereffects...
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August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Nishikori breezes through first round

Tenth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan cruised to a 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 victory over American Wayne Odesnik in the first round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday, showing no apparent effects from a toe injury that hampered his preparations.
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August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

U.S. Open: Japan's Kei Nishikori breezes through first round

NEW YORK -- Tenth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan cruised to a 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 victory over American Wayne Odesnik in the first round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday, showing no apparent effects from a toe injury that hampered his preparations. Still, Nishikori needed more than two hours to dispatch the 176th-ranked Odesnik, a grinding baseliner who earned a wild card into the U.S. Open...
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August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Japan's Nishikori cruises in US Open first round

NEW YORK (AP) Tenth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan cruised to a 6-2, 6-4, 6-2 victory over American Wayne Odesnik in the first round of the U.S. Open on Tuesday, showing no apparent effects from a toe injury that hampered his preparations. Still, Nishikori needed more than two hours to dispatch the 176th-ranked Odesnik, a grinding baseliner who earned a wild card into the U.S. Open...
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August 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Tomic, Llodra, Harrison granted US Open wild cards

NEW YORK -- Australia's Bernard Tomic and France's Michael Llodra are among eight men receiving wild-card invitations for the U.S. Open's main draw. Ryan Harrison, Tim Smyczek, NCAA champion Marcos Giron, Wayne Odesnik, and teenagers Jared Donaldson and Noah Rubin also were wild-card entries announced Wednesday by the U.S. Tennis Association. Odesnik, who served a 12-month ban after...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Tomic, Llodra, Harrison get US Open wild cards

NEW YORK (AP) Australia's Bernard Tomic and France's Michael Llodra are among eight men receiving wild-card invitations for the U.S. Open's main draw. Ryan Harrison, Tim Smyczek, NCAA champion Marcos Giron, Wayne Odesnik, and teenagers Jared Donaldson and Noah Rubin also were wild-card entries announced Wednesday by the U.S. Tennis Association. Odesnik, who served a 12-month ban...
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August 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Once banned in HGH case, Odesnik back in U.S. Open

  An American tennis player who served a 12-month ban after getting caught with human growth hormone has earned a wild card into the U.S. Open. Wayne Odesnik, a 28-year-old based in Florida and ranked 168th, hasn't played in the U.S. Open's main draw since 2009. He got a spot from the U.S. Tennis Association for this year's tournament based on results at USTA Pro Circuit events...
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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Once banned in HGH case, Odesnik back in US Open

NEW YORK (AP) An American tennis player who served a 12-month ban after getting caught with human growth hormone has earned a wild card into the U.S. Open. Wayne Odesnik, a 28-year-old based in Florida and ranked 168th, hasn't played in the U.S. Open's main draw since 2009. He got a spot from the U.S. Tennis Association for this year's tournament based on results at USTA Pro Circuit...
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August 09, 2014  |  Discuss

US Open Wild Card Challenge Standings

  (July 22, 2014) With one week left in the women’s US Open Wild Card Challenge, a berth into the 2014 US Open main draw will be decided this week at the Kentucky Bank Tennis Championships, a $50,000 event in Lexington, Ky. The race for the women’s wild card is tight, with Nicole Gibbs winning the singles title at the USTA Player Development $50,000 Women’s Classic in Carson...
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July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Round of 16 Preview for Hall Of Fame Championships

By Dave Gertler   (July 9, 2014) NEWPORT – ‘I’ve won a lot of matches here the last three, four years,” said John Isner after his 6-3, 7-6 first-round win. “I love this tournament. I hope I can keep moving on in the draw, and hope I can be here for the weekend.”   John Isner is the clear favorite and top-dog at this year’s Hall of Fame Tennis Championships in Newport...
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July 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Haas beats American Odesnik in 1st round at Delray

Top-seeded Tommy Haas needed only 55 minutes to beat American Wayne Odesnik 6-2, 6-1 on Tuesday in the first round at the Delray Beach Open. The 35-year-old Haas won the tournament in 2006. He lost just one of 20 points on his first serve against Odesnik and converted five of six break-point chances. No. 8-seeded Lleyton Hewitt beat American Bradley Klahn 6-3, 6-1. No. 4 Kevin...
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February 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Tommy Haas beats American Odesnik in first round at Delray Beach Open

Top-seeded Tommy Haas needed only 55 minutes to beat American Wayne Odesnik 6-2, 6-1 Tuesday in the first round at the Delray Beach Open. The 35-year-old Haas won the tournament in 2006. He lost just one of 20 points on his first serve against Odesnik and converted five of six break-point chances. No. 8-seeded Lleyton Hewitt beat American Bradley Klahn 6-3, 6-1. No. 4 Kevin Anderson...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

France's Mannarino beats Jack Sock at Delray Beach Open

Adrian Mannarino beat Jack Sock in straight sets Monday in the main draw opening match of the Delray Beach Open. Mannarino's 6-4, 6-2 win on the stadium court is his first in three matches against Sock this season and sends the Frenchman into the second round where he will face the winner of Monday night's other singles match between American Sam Querry and Spaniard Feliciano Lopez...
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February 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Top Seed Brown Falls While Americans win 8 matches on Day 1 of Australian Open Qualies

By Alana Mitchelson (January 8, 2014) MELBOURNE PARK – Melbourne provided stunning tennis weather conditions for day one of Australian Open qualifying on Wednesday as 128 men’s qualifiers battled it out to edge nearer towards earning one of just 16 currently unoccupied places granting entry into the Australian Open 2014 main draw.   Major upsets were aplenty at Melbourne Park...
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January 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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