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August 30, 2014

Gael Monfils, of France, returns a shot to Alejandro Gonzalez, of Colombia, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola) Karlovic took the check this out fourth set 6-3 to set up an all-or-nothing fifth set. Each held serve through 8 games. Arthur Ashe Stadium ticketholders were lined up along the upperlevel walkways and the outer staircases of Ashe, craning their necks to watch the outer-court duel. The match was briefly interupted when the lights were accidently turned off, leaving the players and fans baffled. Karlovic stretched and paced along the click here sideline. After 10 minutes, which felt much longer in the cool, consistent breeze, the lights flickered back on. At 4-all in the fifth set, Granollers finally claimed the break point he needed.

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