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Tennis star Andy Murray smashed his racket after losing the first set in Thursday's U.S. Open quarterfinal match to Stanislas Wawrinka.
Unfortunately, a new racket didn't help Murray, as he lost the match in straight sets.
H/T Busted Racquet.
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Andy Murray's reign as defending U.S. Open champion ended Thursday
in a surprising, frustration-filled 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 quarterfinal loss
to ninth-seeded Stanislas Wawrinka.
Andy Murray's reign as defending US Open champion ended Thursday in
a surprising, frustration-filled 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 quarterfinal loss to
ninth-seeded Stanislas Wawrinka.
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