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American teen Christina McHale topples world No. 1

American teen topples world No. 1

Originally Published: August 18, 2011
By Blair Henley

Christina McHale can no longer fly under the radar.

Though she's the fourth-highest ranked American woman, behind Serena and Venus Williams and Bethanie Mattek-Sands, McHale was a relative unknown in the tennis world. But that changed Wednesday with her 6-4, 7-5 second-round win over current world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati.

"I'm really happy about it," she said. "It was a huge relief and excitement when I won that last ...

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