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Top 5 Photos, August 14: Nishioka defeats his "hero"; seeds tumble


Many top names continued to grind their way past tough competitors, but some up-and-coming stars made their mark on Wednesday. These are the Top 5 photos from Cincinnati. 

1. Romanian Simona Halep had her back against the wall in the second round, but recovered against Ekaterina Alexandrova to win, 3-6, 7-5, 6-4. In the third round, Halep will face Madison Keys; the Wimbledon champion has only lost once in six head-to-head matchups with the American. 

2. Ashleigh Barty's second-round match against Maria Sharapova was initially evenly contested, but the world No. 2 broke the match open to eventually prevail ...


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