Stephens tops Robson in matchup of rising teens
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Tennis rivals don't normally get messages from their opponent's mother wishing them well in the next round. Particularly after a defeat.
Moments after American Sloane Stephens beat fellow teenager Laura Robson of Britain 7-5, 6-3 in a third-round match at the Australian Open on Saturday, she received a text.
"She was like, `Great job, good fight.' And she said, `Cathy says great job and good luck in the next round," Stephens said of the message her mother relayed ...
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