US Open Glance
NEW YORK (AP) A look at Friday’s play at the $42.3 million U.S. Open tennis championships:
WEATHER: Mostly cloudy and humid. High of 82.
ATTENDANCE: Day: 38,580. Night: 23,771.
MEN’S SEEDED WINNERS: Third Round: No. 1 Novak Djokovic, No. 9 Marin Cilic, No. 18 Feliciano Lopez, No. 19 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, No. 23 Roberto Bautista Agut, No. 27 Jeremy Chardy and No. 32 Fabio Fognini.
MEN’S SEEDED LOSERS: No. 7 David Ferrer, No. 8 Rafael Nadal, No. 10 Milos Raonic, No. 14 David Goffin, No. 25 Andreas Seppi and No. 26 Tommy Robredo.
WOMEN’S SEEDED WINNERS: Third Round: No. 1 Serena Williams, No. 13 Ekaterina Makarova, No. 19 Madison Keys, No. 23 Venus Williams and No. 25 Eugenie Bouchard.
WOMEN’S SEEDED LOSERS: No. 12 Belinda Bencic, No. 15 Agnieszka Radwanska and No. 17 Elina Svitolina.
TOP PLAYERS ON COURT SATURDAY (Third Round): Men: No. 2 Roger Federer vs. No. 29 Philipp Kohlschreiber, No. 3 Andy Murray vs. No. 30 Thomaz Bellucci, No. 5 Stan Wawrinka vs. Ruben Bemelmans, No. 13 John Isner vs. Jiri Vesely. Women: No. 2 Simona Halep vs. Shelby Rogers, No. 5 Petra Kvitova vs. No. 32 Anna Karolina Schmiedlova, No. 11 Angelique Kerber vs. No. 20 Victoria Azarenka, No. 16 Sara Errani vs. No. 22 Sam Stosur.
STAT OF THE DAY: 212-15 (93.4 percent) – Serena Williams’ record since hiring Patrick Mouratoglou as her coach in 2012. She has won eight Grand Slam titles in 13 attempts during that time.
QUOTE OF THE DAY: ”It’s not something I think about every day. Wake up, brush my teeth, look in the mirror, like, `What has my impact been?”’ – Venus Williams, when asked to assess the impact she and Serena have had on tennis.
SATURDAY ON TV (All Times EDT): 11 a.m.-11 p.m.ESPN2
ON THIS DATE (Sept. 5, 2001): Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi play an epic, four-tiebreak quarterfinal, won by Sampras, 6-7 (7), 7-6 (2), 7-6 (2), 7-6 (5) in just over 3 1/2 hours. Neither player breaks serve.