U.S. Open

Nadal out of season-opening Abu Dhabi event

Mon, 25 Dec 2017 - 04:00 GMT

Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from next week's season-opening exhibition event in Abu Dhabi due to ongoing fitness problems, the world number one has said.

Serena coach happy to let her handle pressure points

Fri, 29 Sep 2017 - 12:18 GMT

Next year’s U.S. Open is set to allow coaching during matches but the man who guides Serena Williams has vowed to keep quiet for fear of making the 23-times grand slam champion too reliant on him in high-pressure situations.

Yibing Wu gives China its first junior Grand Slam title

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 - 01:43 GMT

Yibing Wu won China its first Grand Slam singles title when he starred in the U.S. Open on Sunday.

Hingis wins doubles to grab second slam in two days

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 - 11:29 GMT

Switzerland's Martina Hingis and Taiwan's Chan Yung-Jan won the U.S. Open women's doubles title on Sunday when they rolled past the Czech partnership.

Nadal savours being part of the dream generation

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 - 11:06 GMT

Belonging to a generation of era-defining champions is of greater importance to Spanish juggernaut Rafa Nadal than his long-term rivalry with Roger Federer.

Nadal gets his revenge, ends Del Potro dream run

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 - 11:04 GMT

It took eight years but Rafa Nadal gained his revenge, ending Juan Martin del Potro's hopes of another dream run to the U.S. Open final with a shockingly ruthless semi-final victory on Friday.

Carreno Busta downs Schwartzman to reach U.S. Open semis

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 03:00 GMT

Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta smacked 30 winners to down Argentine Diego Schwartzman 6-4 6-4 6-2 and advance to his first-ever grand slam singles semi-final at the U.S. Open on Tuesday.

Federer and Nadal move within sight of landmark meeting

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 - 11:00 GMT

Roger Federer crushed Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-4 6-2 7-5 to ease into the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open and leaving the five-time champion on a collision course for a semi-final showdown with Rafa Nadal.

Rublev reaches quarters to be last teenager standing

Tue, 05 Sep 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Russian teenager Andrey Rublev tamed ninth seed David Goffin 7-5 7-6(5) 6-3 on Monday to become the youngest man to reach the U.S. Open quarter-finals since Andy Roddick in 2001.

Pliskova breezes past Brady to advance to quarter-finals

Mon, 04 Sep 2017 - 09:00 GMT

World number one Karolina Pliskova needed just 46 minutes to defeat American Jennifer Brady 6-1 6-0 at Arthur Ashe Stadium

Five things to watch out for on Day 6 of the U.S. Open

Sat, 02 Sep 2017 - 01:16 GMT

Here are five things to watch out for on day six of the U.S. Open on Saturday.

Tennis-Russian teen Rublev shocks Dimitrov at U.S. Open

Fri, 01 Sep 2017 - 05:20 GMT

Andrey Rublev swept aside seventh seed Grigor Dimitrov 7-5 7-6(3) 6-3 to reach the third round of the U.S. Open on Thursday.