Roger Federer gets to meets his idol Michael Jordan, CiCi Bellis caps off her awesome week in New York with a voicemail from her idol Kim Clijsters, the U.S. Open trucks along with a few meltdowns and hijinks in Flushing Meadows. Unless you're Ana Ivanovic, of course. She found a way to stay cool. Here are some of the best tweets of the week.
the sweat wrung from Roger Federer’s crowd-flung wristbands will grow lustrous swaths of brunet hair wherever sprinkled, even on granite — Holly Anderson (@HollyAnderson) August 27, 2014
Guards now taking me off Court 11 for screaming "if you strike me down, I shall become more powerful than you could ever imagine" at Gulbis. — Brian Phillips (@runofplay) August 29, 2014
Roddick tweeted this during Novak Djokovic's opening match against Argentina's Diego Schwartzman:
All heat of the moment stuff, I can be emotional & I'm working to improve that. Most important thing was I controlled myself to go on & win. — Nicholas Kyrgios (@NickKyrgios) August 26, 2014
Tomic vs. Brown yesterday, Hantuchova vs. Cornet today, same court. They could just build a rollercoaster. — Kamakshi Tandon (@Kamakshi_Tandon) August 27, 2014