- Associated Press - Tuesday, September 1, 2015

NEW YORK (AP) - A look at Tuesday’s play at the $42.3 million U.S. Open tennis championships:

WEATHER: Mostly sunny and warm. High of 88.

ATTENDANCE: Day: 34,546.

MEN’S SEEDED WINNERS: First Round: No. 2 Roger Federer, No. 5 Stan Wawrinka, No. 6 Tomas Berdych, No. 12 Richard Gasquet, No. 13 John Isner, No. 15 Kevin Anderson, No. 20 Dominic Thiem, No. 21 Ivo Karlovic, No. 22 Viktor Troicki, No. 28 Jack Sock, No. 29 Philipp Kohlschreiber, No. 30 Thomaz Bellucci and No. 31 Guillermo Garcia-Lopez.

MEN’S SEEDED LOSERS: No. 11 Gilles Simon.

WOMEN’S SEEDED WINNERS: First Round: No. 2 Simona Halep, No. 4 Caroline Wozniacki, No. 9 Garbine Muguruza, No. 11 Angelique Kerber, No. 16 Sara Errani, No. 18 Andrea Petkovic, No. 20 Victoria Azarenka, No. 24 Sabine Lisicki and No. 32 Anna Karolina Schmiedlova.

WOMEN’S SEEDED LOSERS: No. 6 Lucie Safarova, No. 14 Timea Bacsinszky and No. 28 Irina-Camelia Begu.

TOP PLAYERS ON COURT WEDNESDAY (Second Round): Men: No. 1 Novak Djokovic vs. Andreas Haider-Maurer, No. 7 David Ferrer vs. Filip Krajinovic, No. 8 Rafael Nadal vs. Diego Schwartzman, No. 9 Marin Cilic vs. Evgeny Donskoy. Women: No. 1 Serena Williams vs. Kiki Bertens, No. 12 Belinda Bencic vs. Misaki Doi, No. 19 Madison Keys vs. Tereza Smitkova, No. 23 Venus Williams vs. Irina Falconi.

STAT OF THE DAY: 41 of 42 (97.6 percent) - The number of first-serve points converted by John Isner in his straight-sets victory over Malek Jaziri.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: “Now that I’m close to the top 10, Caroline is actually talking to me again. When I was ranked like 90 she would walk right by me.” - John Isner, referring to Caroline Wozniacki, who crashed his post-match news conference because it ran late.

WEDNESDAY ON TV (All Times EDT): 1-6 p.m., ESPN; 6-11 p.m., ESPN2

ON THIS DATE (Sept. 2, 2000): In a second-round women’s doubles match, Martina Navratilova, after a five-year absence from the U.S. Open, becomes the only player to compete at all three main U.S. Open stadiums: the West Side Tennis Club in Forest Hills and Armstrong and Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing Meadows.


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