Great Dane riding a sweet season into match versus Jankovic

Growing up, ice cream was Caroline Wozniacki's motivation to play tennis. On Sunday, she'll take her sweet, businesslike game into the fourth round of the U.S. Open in one of the biggest days of her career.

Updated: August 31, 2008, 11:29 AM ET
By Bonnie D. Ford | ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- It's been a magical season for Caroline Wozniacki, who has worked her way up to earn a ranking to match her age (18) and owns the best hard-court record of any woman in the top 100 at 32-7.

Perhaps inevitably, when Wozniacki won the Pilot Pen tournament in New Haven, Conn., the week before the U.S. Open, the organizers couldn't resist playing "Sweet Caroline'' in her honor.

It might seem trite, but the song title suits the sunny Dane perfectly. ...

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