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NEW HAVEN, CT - AUGUST 27:  Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates her win over Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland on Day 4 of the Connecticut Open at Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 27, 2015 in New Haven, Connecticut.  (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Defending Champion Kvitova Advances In Connecticut Open

Second-seeded defending champion Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic beat seventh-seeded Agnieska Radwanska of Poland 7-5, 6-4 on Thurday night to reach the Connecticut Open semifinals.

08/28/2015

Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: August 24th-August 28th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

08/28/2015

Petra Kvitova on Day 3 of the Connecticut Open at Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 26, 2015 in New Haven, Connecticut.

Defending Champion Kvitova Reaches New Haven Quarterfinals

Second-seeded defending champion Petra Kvitova rallied to beat Madison Keys 4-6 6-1, 6-2 on Wednesday night in the third round of the Connecticut Open.

08/27/2015

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Kyrgios Tells Wawrinka Following Match Another Tennis Player ‘Banged’ His Girlfriend

It got really awkward on the tennis court following a match between Nick Kyrgios and Stan Wawrinka at the Montreal Masters.

08/13/2015

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Top Tennis Courts In Connecticut

Connecticut offers some of the best tennis courts in the country, with facilities ranging from high-end clubs to classic style centers with a community and family based feel. Amenities included youth and adult programs and leagues, private lessons, and strictly outdoor courts. There is something for every tennis fan regardless of age or playing level. Some private, some open to the public, we take a look at some of the best tennis courts there is to offer.

05/29/2015

Dorothy "Dodo" Bundy playing in the ladies' semi-final at Wimbledon, 4th July 1946. She lost the match to fellow American Pauline Betz, who went on to win the tournament that year. (Photo by Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Tennis Legend Dorothy “Dodo” Cheney Dies At Age 98

Cheney was ranked in the top 10 in the 1930s and 1940s; she was the first American to win what is now the Australian Open.

11/25/2014

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Charges Dropped Against Tennis Coach

Charges have been dropped against a Greenwich High School tennis coach who was accused more than four years of shoving a police officer.

09/15/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 08:  Marin Cilic of Croatia reacts after defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan to win the men's singles final match on Day Fifteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 8, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

All Cilic In U.S.Open Final

Unable to play in the U.S. Open a year ago because of a doping suspension, Marin Cilic is now the tournament’s champion.

09/08/2014

The Women's Singles U.S. Open trophy is seen during the draw ceremony prior to the start of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 21, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens in New York City. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

6 Players With Most U.S. Open Singles Championships In Open Era

In the Open Era, there have been a number of tennis players to win two or more U.S. Open Singles Championships. Here’s the 6 tennis players who have won the most Singles Championship titles in the Open Era:

08/24/2014

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Connecticut Open Shows Increased Attendance

Connecticut’s professional tennis tournament, on the verge of shutting down a year ago, saw attendance increase this week for the first time since 2005.

08/24/2014

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