NEW YORK, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Top seed and two-time champion Andre Agassi crushed Spain's Alex Corretja, 6-1, 6-2, 6-2, Tuesday afternoon in the opening round of the U.S. Open.
Agassi, 33, plans to do his celebrating on championship Sunday. He needed only 86 minutes to snap a three-match losing streak to the former top-five player.
Agassi started the year by winning the Australian Open for his eighth Grand Slam title. Runner-up at last year's final to Sampras, he improved to 63-15 lifetime at the Open.