US Open Glance

Updated: September 3, 2013, 11:59 PM ET
Associated Press

NEW YORK -- A look at Tuesday's play at the $34.3 million U.S. Open tennis championships:

WEATHER: Mostly sunny and comfortable. High of 82.

ATTENDANCE: Day: 23,953. Night: 20,868. Total: 44,821.

MEN'S WINNERS: Fourth Round: No. 1 Novak Djokovic, No. 3 Andy Murray, No. 9 Stanislas Wawrinka and No. 21 Mikhail Youzhny.

MEN'S LOSERS: No. 5 Tomas Berdych, Marcel Granollers, Lleyton Hewitt and Denis Istomin.

WOMEN'S WINNERS: Fourth Round: No. 2 Victoria Azarenka. Quarterfinals: No. 1 Serena Williams and No. 5 Li Na.

WOMEN'S LOSERS: Fourth Round: No. 13 Ana Ivanovic. Quarterfinals: No. 18 Carla Suarez Navarro and No. 24 Ekaterina Makarova.

STAT OF THE DAY: Serena Williams' "double bagel," a 6-0, 6-0 victory over Carla Suarez Navarro was the first in a U.S. Open women's quarterfinal since Martina Navratilova beat Manuela Maleeva in 1989.

QUOTE OF THE DAY: "Of course not. I played good, though. I played really good." -- Serena Williams, when asked if her performance Tuesday night was close to flawless.

WEDNESDAY ON COURT: Quarterfinals: Men, No. 2 Rafael Nadal vs. No. 19 Tommy Robredo, No. 4 David Ferrer vs. Richard Gasquet; Women, No. 2 Victoria Azarenka vs. Daniela Hantuchova, No. 10 Roberta Vinci vs. Flavia Pennetta.

WEDNESDAY ON TV (All Times EDT): Tennis Channel, 11 a.m.-7 p.m.; ESPN2, Noon-11 p.m.

ON THIS DATE (Sept. 4, 1992): Jimmy Connors plays his final U.S. Open match, losing in the second round to Ivan Lendl, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-0.

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