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Defending champ Sharapova upset by Radwanska

Updated: September 2, 2007, 12:46 PM ET
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NEW YORK -- Bothered by swirling gusts and a teen's surprising moxie, Maria Sharapova was completely lost.

Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland pulled off the stunning upset, beating the defending U.S. Open champion 6-4, 1-6, 6-2 in a third-round match that took a startling turn Saturday.

Sharapova seemed to take control by winning eight games in a row, giving her a 2-0 lead in the final set. Then, she fell apart and never won again.

"A lot of girls in her position on a big stage ...

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