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Caroline Wozniacki outlasts Maria Sharapova in humid U.S. Open match
Caroline Wozniacki outlasts Maria Sharapova in humid U.S. Open match

— It is turning out to be the relationship that gives engagements a bad name. First, golf star Rory McIlroy calls off the wedding with tennis star Caroline Wozniacki and wins the British Open and the PGA. Then, Wozniacki starts a run of success just before Wimbledon at the Eastbourne tournament in England, a span that includes 18 victories in 24 matches, one title (Istanbul) and a boost in her ranking back into the top 10, leading into the U.S. Open. And now this. In front of a packed house in Arthur Ashe Stadium, on a day so humid New York dry cleaners celebrated in Times Square, Wozniacki outlasted and outgrunted Maria Sharapova. Sharapova was seeded fifth, five spots better...

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