U.S. Open wild card recipients

Some of the women who received wild cards (main draw and qualifying) into the U.S. Open, which begins Aug. 25.

Currently ranked No. 125, the 2012 U.S. Open junior doubles champion, 18, gets a wild card into the U.S. Open.
Taylor Townsend
Currently ranked No. 125, the 2012 U.S. Open junior doubles champion, 18, gets a wild card into the U.S. Open.
Virginia's Danielle Collins returns a shot during the final match of the NCAA women's tennis championship against California's Lynn Chi Monday, May, 26, 2014 in Athens, Ga.. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
Collins rallies to beat Chi for NCAA singles title
Virginia's Danielle Collins returns a shot during the final match of the NCAA women's tennis championship against California's Lynn Chi Monday, May, 26, 2014 in Athens, Ga.. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
16-year-old "Tornado" Ali Black (seen here during the French Open juniors in June) has received a wild card into the U.S. Open qualifying.
Tornado Ali Black
16-year-old "Tornado" Ali Black (seen here during the French Open juniors in June) has received a wild card into the U.S. Open qualifying.
Currently ranked No. 115, Brengle receives a wild card into the U.S. Open.
Madison Brengle (USA)
Currently ranked No. 115, Brengle receives a wild card into the U.S. Open.
The former college standout has already won her first WTA Tour doubles title (in Auckland, N.Z. in January) gets a wild card into the qualifying.
Maria Sanchez (USA)
The former college standout has already won her first WTA Tour doubles title (in Auckland, N.Z. in January) gets a wild card into the qualifying.
U.S. Open wild card recipient through a reciprocal agreement with Tennis Australia.
Jarmila Gajdosova (AUS)
U.S. Open wild card recipient through a reciprocal agreement with Tennis Australia.
The 2011 U.S. Open junior singles champion (she defeated Caroline Garcia fo France in the final) gets a wild card into the U.S. Open.
Grace Min (USA)
The 2011 U.S. Open junior singles champion (she defeated Caroline Garcia fo France in the final) gets a wild card into the U.S. Open.
The 21-year-old gets a wild card into the U.S. Open by virtue of the USTA's reciprocal agreement with the French Tennis Federation.
Amandine Hesse (FRA)
The 21-year-old gets a wild card into the U.S. Open by virtue of the USTA's reciprocal agreement with the French Tennis Federation.
The 21-year-old earned her U.S. Open wild card by having the best record among Americans during the USTA summer pro circuit.
Nicole Gibbs (USA)
The 21-year-old earned her U.S. Open wild card by having the best record among Americans during the USTA summer pro circuit.

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