Duval Goes down Despite Best Effort

News Americas, FLUSHING, NY, Mon. Aug. 27, 2012: Despite her best effort, 16-year-old American newcomer, Victoria Duval, went down to Kim Clijsters 6-3, 6-1 at the U.S. Open on Mon. Aug. 27, 2012. It was Clijsters 22nd straight win at Flushing Meadows. However, Duval held on for 51 minutes and took a 3-2 lead shortly after conceding the first two games of the set. (Hayden Roger Celestin images)