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Last Updated: Monday, 3 September 2007, 01:41 GMT 02:41 UK
US Open 2007
Flushing Meadows, New York, 27 August-9 September

Marion Bartoli
Marion Bartoli contemplates how to return Serena Williams' serve
"When her serve is coming 125mph, I don't even see the ball coming."
Marion Bartoli discovers a tricky problem in trying to return Serena Williams' serves

"The one who wins the top half will win the tournament."
Bartoli says what everyone else is thinking. Henin and the Williams sisters are all in the top half of the draw

"I don't want to think about Nadal now because I'm tired. If I think about him I'll be more tired."
David Ferrer faces up to the prospect of taking on the indefatigable Rafael Nadal

"The funny part is that I never felt that I played well at Wimbledon."
Wimbledon champion Venus Williams rubs it in a bit

"I've really slowed down on my shopping for once in my life. We went out the other day and I bought a pair of shoes. Finally I don't need anything."
At the age of 27, Venus has everything

"It's a bad experience. It takes forever. If I go shopping with Venus, I sit out in the hallway and just wait."
Venus' mum Oracene Price on why she prefers shopping with Serena

"I can't keep up with what I say on a daily basis. I might have been just jabbering, filling space."
Serena Williams lets her mouth run away with her

"Apparently the guy was an official for the ATP and he got confused because I was playing so well. He thought I was playing on the ATP Tour."
Serena explains the mix-up in a previous match when she was told she wasn't allowed to use notes

"Being here all day, I was quite exhausted - I had to drink coffee before the match to stay awake."
Jelena Jankovic, who waited eight hours to begin her quarter-final against Sybille Bammer, with two men's five-setters ahead of them

"Long, slow death for me tonight."
Robby Ginepri sums up his five-set defeat to Stanislas Wawrinka

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