British qualifier Daniel Evans stunned 12th seeded Kei Nishikori at the US Open Monday as Venus Williams celebrated her 60th major by sporting bright purple hair and a striking triumph to match.
Venus Williams of the US reacts against Kirsten Flipkens of Belgium during their 2013 US Open women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York on August 26, 2013. Venus won 6-1, 6-2.
As the first day of the final Grand Slam of the season got underway at Flushing Meadows, world number 179 Evans, making his debut after coming through qualifying, swept past Nishikori, 6-4, 6-4, 6-2.
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