The second round of the U.S. Open continues Thursday in Flushing Meadows, N.Y., and many of the favorites look to simply survive in the year's final Grand Slam tournament.
Just as you would expect, Arthur Ashe Stadium is the place to be for Thursday's action. Both Williams sisters, Venus and No. 4 Serena, No. 23 Mardy Fish and men's top seed Roger Federer will be be on display throughout the day.
Other important singles matches to keep an eye on include No. 5 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France against Martin Klizan of Slovakia on the men's side, and Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro looking for an upset against No. 2 Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland on the women's side.