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15 year old sensation: Catherine ‘CiCi’ Bellis

Bellis had a dream start to the open when she beat World #13 Dominika Cibulkova but lost to Zarina Diyas.

Bellis became the youngest player to win a match at the US Open since Anna Kournikova won at age 15 in 1996. (Source: AP)

CiCi Bellis reacting after scoring a point against Cibulkova. (Source: AP)

Bellis also became the youngest American to win a match at the U.S. Open since Mary Joe Fernandez in 1986. Source: AP)

Catherine Bellis returns to Zarina Diyas, she made waves in the US Open with a first-round win over 13th-ranked Dominika Cibulkova. (Source: Reuters)

15 year old Catherine Bellis after missing a shot against Zarina Diyas at the US Open. (Source: Reuters)

Bellis can hardly believe that she defeated Dominka Cibulkova. (Source: AP)