U.S. Open (Tennis)

Can Rafael Nadal Repeat Grand Slam Wins From Last Year?

Rafael Nadal is the defending champion in men’s singles at the US Open. Last year, he won both the French Open and the US Open.<p>Rafael Nadal is your …

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Andy Murray and why the era of the Big Four is over

<i>(Photo credit: Fred Romero)</i><p>The day after Djokovic sealed his fourth Wimbledon triumph, and thirteenth Grand Slam overall, Andy Murray fell to 839th …

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Eugenie Bouchard Reaches Ladies Championship Gstaad Semifinals

Eugenie Bouchard enters the Ladies Championship Gstaad semifinals this weekend. She squares off against the tournament’s top seed.<p>Eugenie Bouchard …

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Can Andy Murray follow suit of the big 3?

Andy Murray made his comeback in Queens after almost a year of not playing competitively. He lost in his first match against Kyrgios, took a wildcard …

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Be like Mike: Why rising stars should follow in the footsteps of Hall of Famer Michael Stich

A host of those rising Nextgen stars, led by 21-year-old Alexander Zverev, might profit from paying attention this weekend when former Wimbledon …

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Karolina Pliskova marries fiancé Michal Hrdlicka - Women's Tennis Blog

About a year after becoming engaged, <b>Karolina Pliskova</b> married her long-time partner <b>Michal Hrdlicka</b> and announced the news by posting this wedding …

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5 Never-Before-Seen Photos Capture The Importance Of Arthur Ashe's Historic 1968 US Open Win

No. 4 got us a little emotional.<p>Slide 1/7<p>Courtesy: ACC Art Books (Hannibal Publishing)<p>1. Crossing the Line: Arthur Ashe at the 1968 US Open<p>Photos …

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Five storylines to watch

<b>By Arthur Kapetanakis</b><p>With the 2018 US Open Series just days away from its first serve, here are five storylines that are sure to dominate the tennis …

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Julia Goerges

Julia Goerges reached her first career Grand Slam semifinal at Wimbledon last week, capping a memorable 12 months that saw her achieve a career-high …

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Berdych to miss US Open

Czech tennis ace Tomas Berdych has been forced to skip next month’s US Open and the warm up events that precede it due to persistent back …

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Baseline: Bouchard and Stosur enjoy the beautifuul Swiss Alps in Gstaad

There hasn’t been a shortage of sights and Swiss flavors this week for WTA players in Gstaad, with many of the top stars taking advantage of the …

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Sloane wins at ESPYs as attention turns to US Open

Sloane Stephens is named Best Female Tennis Player at the ESPYs, Karolina Pliskova gets married and the tennis world begins to focus on the upcoming …

Tennis

Speed Wins: Head’s new racquet promotion

If you’re a fan of Head’s Speed frames, or have been tempted to try one in the past, you’ve now got more of an incentive to put a new one in your …

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Kelly Clarkson Selected as Headline Performer for 2018 U.S. Open

Kelly Clarkson will help kick off one of the world's biggest sporting events.Continue reading…

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Anderson, at 32, has no plans to retire soon

2018-07-20 18:28<p>Kevin Anderson (Getty Images)<p>Cape Town - After reaching the Wimbledon final and a best-ever world ranking of No 5, South Africa’s</b> …

Tennis

Tracy Austin and a Wimbledon Recap

Two-time champion Tracy Austin is the latest legend to help us celebrate 50 years of the US Open. With her first trophy in 1979 she became the …

Grand Slam (Tennis)

The 100 Club: How Sachia Vickery stepped up

After defeating Garbiñe Muguruza in the second round of Indian Wells in 2018, Sachia Vickery's Wakanda salute - from the film Black Panther - went …

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Thais can prosper from rivals' Asian Games absence, says LTAT boss - The Nation

The Thai tennis boss said that with the Asiad tennis competition taking place between 19-29 August and the year’s last tennis major starting on …

Tennis

Baseline: Keys was an answer on Jeopardy!

The American No. 2 featured in the WHO "DIS"? category. (AP)<p>WTA knowledge could have won you $400 on Wednesday's episode of <i>Jeopardy!</i>, with 2017 US …

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Due to a back injury, Tomas Berdych will miss the hard-court season

Tomas Berdych will not be playing the hard-court season because of an ongoing back injury.<p>The 32-year-old Czech withdrew from Toronto, Cincinnati and …

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Wheelchair competition to feature six events in 2018

The US Open’s 50th anniversary will also include the 11th edition of wheelchair competition at the event, with six tournaments set to play out from …

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Big Four Back for 2018 US Open - Tennis Now

By Alberto Amalfi | Wednesday, July 18, 2018<p>For the first time since 2015, each of the Big Four are scheduled to play Flushing Meadows.<p>Photo credit: …

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Open Lens: Hall of Fame inductees Michael Stich and Helena Sukova

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Kevin Anderson on mental strength, net play, and the US Open

South Africa's Kevin Anderson has credited mental conditioning for his ability to focus for nearly seven hours during his epic Wimbledon semifinal …

Tennis

week summer hard-court season

<b>By Ashley Marshall</b><p>Grand Slam champions and top rising stars will ramp up their US Open preparation next week, when the North American hard-court …

Grand Slam (Tennis)

US Open entry list: Berdych withdrawal, Big Four in and more

The US Open will be upon us in the next 5 and a half weeks, which means that the entry list has been released. This is because Grand Slam entry lists …

Tennis

Sloane Stephens wins ESPY 2018 Best Female Tennis Player Award - Women's Tennis Blog

Wearing a sexy red suit and stilettos, <b>Sloane Stephens</b> showed up at Microsoft Theater on Wednesday, July 18th, in Los Angeles to pick up her <b>2018 ESPY</b> …

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Kerber, Serena, Halep en la lista de las superestrellas para el US Open

Junto con las actuales Top 4 Halep, Wozniacki, Stephens y Kerber, la número 5 del mundo Elina Svitolina y la número 6 del mundo Caroline Garcia se …

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50 Moments That Mattered: Serena reaches winner's circle

<i>This year, as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the US Open, we’re counting down the 50 most memorable moments in the history of America’s Grand</i> …

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Saketh Myneni Aims to Stay Fit After Win Against Mikhail Youzhny

Having recently returned from a foot injury India’s Saketh Myneni pulled off one of the biggest results of his career when he defeated the World …

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