Aug 30, 2012; Queens, NY, USA; Roger Federer (SUI) during his match against Bjorn Phau (GER) on day four of the 2012 US Open at Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. Mandatory Credit: Susan Mullane-USA TODAY Sports

U.S. Open 2012: Roger Federer Rolls Through Day 6

Top-seeded Roger Federer and rolled through in straight sets on Day 6 action of the 2012 U.S. Open on Saturday at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

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2012 U.S. Open Schedule And TV Coverage: Andy Roddick, Maria Sharapova Featured on Sunday Schedule

On a day where some of the top seeds in both the men's and women's singles draws are in action, all eyes will once again be on Andy Roddick. The U.S. tennis legend and 2003 U.S. Open champion, who announced last week that he would retire after this tournament, faces Fabio Fognini at 1:30 ET Sunday. Roddick rolled through his first match since announcing his retirement, a straight-sets win over Bernard Tomic. Fognini was equally quick in knocking out Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in the third round.

Elsewhere in the men's bracket, second-seeded Novak Djokovic faces No. 31 Julien Benneteau at 11:00 a.m. ET. Ninth-rated John Isner, the highest-ranked American man in the draw, takes on No. 19 Philipp Kohlschreiber in Sunday's late match, scheduled for approximately 9 p.m. ET. No. 4 seed David Ferrer plays Lleyton Hewitt at 11 a.m. ET. No. 7 Juan Martin del Potro, No. 8 Janko Tipsarevic, and No. 13 Richard Gasquet are also in action.

On the women's side of the draw, third-seeded Maria Sharapova takes the stage in Sunday night's primetime match, facing No. 19 Nadia Petrova. The 2006 U.S. Open champion has had little trouble advancing through the first three rounds, dropping just seven games. Sharapova has not advanced past the fourth round since her 2006 win, however. The match is scheduled to begin at 7 p.m. ET.

In other women's action, top seed Victoria Azarenka faces Anna Tatishvili at 3:30 p.m. Fan favorite Laura Robson is back in action against No. 7 Samantha Stosur in the late afternoon match at Louis Armstrong Stadium Court; the match is scheduled for approximately 3 p.m. ET. No. 5 Petra Kvitova takes on No. 11 Marion Bartoli at approximately the same time.

The full schedule and draw are available at the U.S. Open official website. Television coverage begins on CBS at noon ET.

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U.S. Open 2012 Tennis Scores: American Mardy Fish Beats Gilles Simon, Moves On To Face Roger Federer

It looked like it was going to be an an easy night for American Mardy Fish. He won his first set against France's Gilles Simon 6-1. Simon thought otherwise and hoped to make Fish the fifth American to exit the US Open today. Fish appeared to be his own worst enemy. Somehow after 75 unforced errors, a lingering injury and a major disagreement with a referee, Fish was able to beat Gilles in four sets.

Following Fish's first set victory, Simon forced a tie-break in the second set and would go on to win 7-5. Getting the match to the tie-break could be attributed to the semi-meltdown that Fish had over two calls against him. Fish would show his displeasure throughout the game by making offhanded comments and slowly coming to the service line. Fish would refocus and take the next set to tie-break and eventually win 7-6. Fish's serve topped out at 132 mph during the game leading to 16 aces. Using this and body language of his opponent indicating a leg injury, Fish would make his opponent run around until Simon stopped trying to get at balls. A 6-3 set for Fish gave him the victory.

Fish's prize for winning this match? He gets to take on Rodger Federer on Monday. Lucky guy.

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U.S. Open 2012 Tennis Scores: No. 27 Sam Querrey Eliminated By No. 6 Tomas Berdych

With a 7-6 victory in the first set of his match on Saturday, No. 27 Sam Querrey extended his streak of set victories to seven. Unfortunately for the American, the three sets following that first set victory went in favor of his opponent, No. 6 Tomas Berdych.

With a 6-7, 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 victory, the Czech Republic-native, Berdych, moved on to the quarterfinals where he'll face No. 11 Nicolas Almagro of Spain. The loss is the end of the road for Querrey, though, as he failed to advance past the third round in his eighth consecutive Grand Slam tournament.

While it was Querrey that dominated on serve with twice as many aces as Berdych, his 54 unforced errors cost him, as he was only able to break Berdych once, while the Czech was able to break Querrey five times.

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U.S. Open 2012 Tennis Scores: 12-Seed Ana Ivanovic Survives Scare From Sloane Stephens

Ana Ivanovic survived a scare from American Sloane Stephens on Saturday night, emerging as the 7-6, 4-6, 6-2 winner in Arthur Ashe Stadium at the 2012 U.S. Open. The 12-seeded Serbian took control in the third set after winning the 10-minute-long sixth game to take a 4-2 lead.

The match extended past two hours early in the third set, and fatigue was evident on both players. Ivanovic served with a deuce advantage for a commanding 3-1 in the final set and double faulted. In the next game, Stephens double faulted twice to help Ivanovic to a 3-2 final-set lead.

Ivanovic survived the 2 hour, 21 minute-long match despite hitting 56 unforced errors, with Stephens hitting only 31 in comparison. She advances to play Tsvetana Pironkova of Bulgaria, who defeated Silvia Soler Espinosa in three sets.

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U.S. Open 2012 Scores: Andy Murray Defeats Feliciano Lopez In Grueling Match

Andy Murray beat Feliciano Lopez at the 2012 U.S. Open, surviving a grueling match with three tie-breakers in the final set.

Murray won in four sets, 7-6, 7-6, 4-6 and 7-6. It was the second year in a row that Murray eliminated Lopez in the second round.

Lopez won more total points, 162 to 154, had more aces, 18 to 16, and was ahead in first-serve points, winning 86 percent to Murray's 74 percent. Murray was ahead in unforced errors, 68 to 53, and committed fewer double faults, seven to four, and was finally able to put Lopez away after nearly four hours.

Murray will next face either James Blake or No. 15 seed Milos Raonic, depending on the outcome of their match.

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U.S. Open 2012 Scores: Roger Federer Keeps Rolling, Bests Fernando Verdasco In Straight Sets

Roger Federer showed on Saturday why he's the top seed at this year's U.S. Open by punching his ticket into the fourth round with a win over Spaniard Fernando Verdasco.

Federer bested Verdasco in straight sets 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Verdasco was a game opponent as always, but Federer cruised to his victory without much issue. He was greatly assisted by the fact that Verdasco struggled with his accuracy and had 35 unforced errors.

To contrast, Federer had just 19 unforced errors. Verdasco just couldn't compete with Federer's serve. Federer boasted a first-serve percentage of 67 percent for the full match. The final point was an excellent high backhand volley for a winner by Federer.

Federer will move on to face the winner of Saturday night's matchup between No. 23 seed Mardy Fish and No. 16 seed Gilles Simon of France.

Other players including Nicolas Almagro and Marin Cilic advanced to round four prior to Federer's matchup finishing on Saturday. Fish bested Nikolay Davydenko and Simon bested Jimmy Wang to make it to their matchup.

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2012 U.S. Open Tennis Scores: Serena Williams Dominates Ekaterina Makarova, Wins In Straight Sets

Serena Williams defeated Ekaterina Makarova in straight sets, 6-4, 6-0, to move on to Round 4 of the 2012 U.S. Open Tennis Tournament.

Williams will face the winner of the Maria Kirilenko vs. Andrea Hlavackova match, which is scheduled to begin shortly after the completion of the Nicolas Almagro/Jack Sock men's contest. With Saturday's win, Williams continues to roll through the competition, as each of her first three wins of the tournament have come in straight sets. It took Williams just 79 minutes to dispatch her third round opponent, as she racked up eight aces and won 86 percent of first-serve points.

The three-time Open champion is in search of her 30th grand slam title (15th in singles play). Earlier this year, she became the second female tennis player ever to accomplish the Career Golden Slam, as she added an Olympic gold medal to her collection of wins at all four Grand Slam tournaments.

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U.S. Open 2012 Tennis Scores: Nicolas Almagro Defeats Jack Sock In 4 Sets

Nicolas Almagro came away with a four-set match victory against Jack Sock on Day 6 of the U.S, Open on Saturday. Almagro won 7-6, 6-7, 7-6, 6-1 in what was a close match until the fourth and final set. One commentator said this was as close to a chess match in tennis you could see.

Sock had to get treatment on his quad after the third set because his serve and return was so strong. Almagro was still able to keep him at bay and then took control at the end as he dominated the fourth set.

Almagro finished the match with 22 aces and won 80 percent of his first serve points. Both players served as fast as 135 mph.

The match took three hours and 11 minutes.

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2012 U.S. Open Scores: Agnieszka Radwanska Defeats Jelena Jankovic In Third Round

Agnieszka Radwanska, the world's second-ranked woman, defeated No. 30 Jelena Jankovic in two sets on Saturday to advance to the fourth round of the 2012 U.S. Open. Radwanska was yet to really be challenged in the tournament in the earlier rounds, although Jankovic changed that on Saturday morning.

Radwanska won the first set 6-3. She then won the second and decisive second set 7-5. Jankovic had more winners than her opponent did (23 to 15), but it was 37 unforced errors that cost her the match. Radwanska's serve topped out at 107 mph, while Jankovic's was even harder at 110.

With the win in-hand, Radwanska will now face Roberta Vinci in the fourth round. Vinci, who is ranked 20th in the world, defeated Dominika Cibulkova in two sets to advance on Saturday.

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U.S. Open 2012 Schedule And TV Coverage: Serena Williams, Roger Federer Headline Day 6 Action

Top-seeded Roger Federer and No. 4-ranked Serena Williams will highlight the Day 6 action of the 2012 U.S. Open on Saturday at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

Federer will face No. 25-ranked Fernando Verdasco of Spain at 11 a.m. at the tournament's center stage. Williams will face unseeded Russian Ekaterina Makarova in the afternoon after 1 p.m.

Other third-round matches of note are American Sloane Stephens facing No. 12-ranked and former world No. 1 Ana Ivanovic at 7 p.m. American No. 23-ranked Mardy Fish will take on No. 16-ranked Gilles Simon of France on the men's side.

Here are more notable third-round scheduled matches:

Arthur Ashe Stadium, 11 AM:

Women's Singles:

Jelena Jankovic (SRB) [30] vs. Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) [2]

Louis Armstrong Stadium, 11 AM:

Men's Singles:

Andy Murray (GBR) [3] vs. Feliciano Lopez (ESP) [30]

Sam Querrey (USA) [27] vs. Tomas Berdych (CZE) [6]

Women's Singles:

Dominika Cibulkova (SVK) [13] vs. Roberta Vinci (ITA) [20]

Angelique Kerber (GER) [6] vs. Olga Govortsova (BLR)

CBS Sports Network along with CBS Sports will be broadcasting all of the action from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The evening matches can be seen on the Tennis Channel from 7-11 p.m.

All times are Eastern.

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2012 U.S. Open Tennis Results: Roger Federer, Serena Williams Advance; Americans James Blake, Jack Sock Out

Serena Williams and Roger Federer love playing at the US Open. Today, the three-time champ Williams, dispatched of opponent Ekaterina Makarova [RUS] in straight sets 6-4, 6-0. Per usual, the five-time champion Federer had no problem taking out Fernando Verdasco [ESP] in straight sets 6-3, 6-4, 6-4.

Federer will take on American Mardy Fish on Monday after Fish won his match against Gilles Simon on Saturday, 6-1, 5-7, 7-6, 6-3. Fish looked to be having issues with a possible groin injury in his match.

After having home-field advantage when he placed second at Wimbledon and scored an Olympic gold medal, the change of venue has posed no problem to this point, but Spain's Feliciano Lopez gave Murray a scare. Three of the four sets went to tie-break with the third-ranked Murray taking each one. After the first two 7-6, 7-6 set wins, Murray would drop a set 6-4 to Lopez. With new life, Lopez would take what would be the final set against Murray to a tie-break with Murray eventually winning the set 7-6 and ultimately the match.

Aside from Serena and Fish, it wasn't a great day for Americans at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Future-star Sloan Stephens took 12th ranked opponent Ana Ivanovic to a tie-break in the first set and won. Ivanovic would come back and take the next two sets 6-4, 6-2, sending Stephens home. Jack Sock would take Spain's Nicolas Almagro to a tie-break in the first three sets, with Almagro winning two of the three 7-6. The extra tennis may have been too much for Sock as he lost the final set 6-1. James Blake lost in straight sets to Canada's Milos Raonic 6-3, 6-0, 7-6.

No. 2 ranked Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland breezed her way into the next round with a straight set victory over no. 30 Jelena Jankovic of Serbia.

The upset of the day comes from the match of 14th ranked Maria Kirilenko of Russia against un-ranked Andrea Hlavackova from the Czech Republic. Kirilenko would win the first set 7-5, but the rest of the match belonged to Hlavackova, winning her final two sets 6-4.

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