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Nishikori beats Raonic in 5 sets at US Open

US Open Tennis

Japan's Kei Nishikori rallied for a five-set victory over fifth-seeded Milos Raonic to reach his first U.S. Open quarterfinal.

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    A look at Monday's play at the $38.3 million U.S. Open tennis championships:

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Marin Cilic, of Croatia, wipes sweat from his face between points against Kevin Anderson, of South Africa, of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in New York.

    Take my sweat, please: Tennis' gross ritual

    In a sport known for its genteel traditions, tennis has one increasingly common ritual that stands apart for its ickiness — the passing of the sweat-soaked towel. 

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