Grand Slam Event Continues 9/2/13
NEW YORK - Roberta Vinci (VIN'-chee) has reached the U.S. Open quarterfinals for the second straight year, beating fellow Italian Camila Giorgi and the rain. The 10th-seeded Vinci won 6-4, 6-2 in 67 minutes. Moments later, it started pouring, stopping all matches at Flushing Meadows. Vinci had never made a Grand Slam quarterfinal before this tournament a year ago.