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Wozniacki's positivity carries her to quarters

Wozniacki showed mettle in fourth-round win

Originally Published: September 7, 2011
By Viv Bernstein

NEW YORK -- A roar from Rory McIlroy came all the way from Europe via Twitter on Monday night in the middle of the nail-biter fourth-round match between No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki and No. 15 seed Svetlana Kuznetsova at the U.S. Open.

"COME ON!!!!!!" McIlroy tweeted as his girlfriend, Wozniacki, labored to avoid the upset. Six exclamation points -- so you know the relationship between the two must be getting serious.

Of course, it wasn't McIlroy's tweets that pulled top-seeded ...

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