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No. 2 Halep, No. 4 Wozniacki avoid upset bug at US Open

No. 2 Halep, No. 4 Wozniacki avoid upset bug at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki crashed John Isner's post-match news conference, needling her good friend for arriving late to his interview session and delaying the start of hers. The fourth-seeded Wozniacki was in quite a hurry Tuesday, when she needed just 67 minutes to win at the U.S. Open against an opponent making her Grand Slam debut. Those sorts of lopsided victories have been rare among the top women so far in the first round. Of the first 25 seeded players to take the court, nine lost. Half of the top 10 women are already out, counting third-seeded Maria Sharapova's withdrawal because of injury. This comes in a year when the main spectacle is whether Serena...

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