Victoria Duval: from Haitian hostage to Flushing Meadows darling

August 31, 2013   // 0 Comments

Posted by  Kevin Mitchell Victoria Duval, of the United States, jumps for joy after defeating Samantha Stosur, of Australia, in the first round of the 2013 US Open. Photograph: Charles Krupa/AP Certainly, the odd-ball glasses help. So does her excellent tennis. But what makes Victoria Duval stand out at this tournament is the power of her story, one that started in violent circumstances in Hai...

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