Despite loss, Riske will be rewarded
MELBOURNE, Australia -- After her third consecutive third-round berth or better in a Grand Slam tournament, 23-year-old American Alison Riske is sure to break the top 50 in the new WTA rankings. But she joked Friday after her elimination from the Australian Open that she would still be seeking out a dark room and her favorite candy to recover.
A 6-3, 6-4 loss to No. 9 seed Angelique Kerber could have swung the other way if not for a few crucial missed chances, but Riske, ...
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