Janko Tipsarevic

Bouchard out as lawsuit goes on

Bouchard out as lawsuit goes on

Eugenie Bouchard wrung her hands during her post-match news conference. She rubbed her lower lip, squeezed her left arm. 

While her body language screamed discomfort Tuesday, when the main topic of discussion was her lawsuit against the U.S. Open rather than her first-round loss, her words were measured. The once-rising star answered every question. 

A year ago at Flushing Meadows, Bouchard got a concussion from a fall at the facility and withdrew before playing in the fourth round, and then missed most of the rest of the season. She filed suit against the U.S. Tennis Assn. in U.S. District Court in Brooklyn in October, and that case is still pending, putting the...

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