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Serena and Venus Williams advance to fourth round of U.S. Open

Serena and Venus Williams advance to fourth round of U.S. Open

What do we know now that the first week of the U.S. Open trundled to a close, as the “day matches” seeped into the night-time hours Saturday?

Top-seeded Serena Williams is feeling and playing like Wonder Woman — wearing neon pink sleeves — and hasn’t lost her serve in three matches here. She beat Johanna Larsson of Sweden, 6-2, 6-1. Her older sister, Venus, is looking to recapture her wonder years and moved into the fourth round in convincing fashion, defeating Laura Siegemund of Germany, 6-1, 6-2.

Pink must have been the power color of the day. Third-seeded Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland, clad in a mostly pink shirt, showed his...

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