You'd be forgiven if you thought this was an early-round mismatch. Novak Djokovic blitzed his way past David Ferrer and back to the Aussie final.
In the all-Spanish quarterfinal, it appeared early that David Ferrer's hold on Nicolas Almagro might come to an end. But a hobbling Almagro faltered, leaving the door open for Ferrer.
Japanese teenager Kei Nishikori is making a name for himself at the U.S. Open at the right time, writes Bonnie D. Ford.