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Federer Cruises In 1st Round

Posted 08.28.2012 | Sports

By Steve Tignor, NEW YORK--It was probably a bad sign for Donald Young that, when his opponent, Roger Federer, was interviewed before th...

Clijsters Stretches U.S. Open Winning Streak

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 08.28.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- That Kim Clijsters' first-round foe at the U.S. Open would be feeling jitters Monday night was perfectly understandable. Victoria Duval, ...

Blake, Sock Advance

AP | RACHEL COHEN | Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- James Blake used to mock Todd Martin for his gray hair, "for just in general being old." Martin, a decade his senior, would warn his fell...

Quick Win For Federer

AP | Posted 10.27.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Top-seeded Roger Federer returned to the U.S. Open on Monday and defeated Donald Young 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 to improve his career record to ...

'Not Pregnant' Sharapova Rolls On At U.S. Open

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Maria Sharapova's stomach ache turned out to be nothing more than that. That lopsided loss she suffered at the Olympics – well, that ...

Li Na Cruises To First-Round Win At U.S. Open

AP | Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Li Na reached the second round of the U.S. Open for the first time since 2009, beating Heather Watson in straight sets. The ninth-seeded ...

Andy Murray Overcomes Slow Start

AP | Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Olympic gold medalist Andy Murray overcame early breaks in the first two sets Monday to win his first-round U.S. Open match 6-2, 6-4, 6-1 ...

Can Petra Kvitova Overpower Competition At U.S. Open?

Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

By For Petra Kvitova, the recently deposed Wimbledon champ, the U.S. Open offers an opportunity to turn a somewhat disappointing year in...

Can Maria Sharapove Bounce Back At U.S. Open?

Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

By Last year at the U.S. Open Sharapova looked worn down and a bit frazzled in an early-round loss to Flavia Pennetta. She’s had a bet...

Will Serena Dominate At U.S. Open?

Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

By Ever since Wimbledon, Serena has played like a woman possessed. She won 19 matches in a row starting at that event, and added an Olym...

Stosur Breezes To Open Title Defense

AP | RACHEL COHEN | Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Back at the site of her greatest victory, Samantha Stosur looked like a champion again, not the player who has often struggled this year. ...

Reporter Annoys Serena Before U.S. Open

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

Serena Williams was noticeably annoyed two days before the start of the U.S. Open when a reporter asked a question about her doing the controversial C...

2012 US Open: Tennis And Technology Hit The Courts At The US Open

Rick Singer | Posted 10.27.2012 | Technology
Rick Singer

More than 700,000 fans are expected to attend the matches at the USTA's Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, making the US Open the most-attended, single sports event in the world.

U.S. Open: Day 1 Schedule

Posted 08.27.2012 | Sports

By Tennis Panorama News Schedule for Day 1: Monday, August 27 2012   Arthur Ashe Stadium 11:00 AM Start Time 1. Women’s Singles – 1st Rou...

Federer, Djokovic, Williams Sisters Highlight U.S. Open

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 10.25.2012 | Sports

-- Somehow, it seemed so easy for so many people to write off Roger Federer. He was past his 30th birthday, they would point out....

Serena's Top 5 U.S. Moments

Posted 08.23.2012 | Sports

By Richard Pagliaro, Fourteen-time Grand Slam singles champ Serena Williams has won the U.S. Open "only" three times, but she's always i...

Zvonareva Withdraws From U.S. Open

AP | Posted 08.22.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Two-time Grand Slam runner-up Vera Zvonareva has withdrawn from next week's U.S. Open because of a viral illness. The 16th-ranked Russian...

Andy Murray Faces Golden Opportunity At 2012 U.S. Open

Jordan Schultz | Posted 10.22.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

As Andy Murray prepares for his eighth U.S. Open, it would be accurate to say his career has been mired in a combination of excellent tennis and impeccably poor timing.

U.S. Open Seeds Revealed

AP | Posted 08.22.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK -- Roger Federer will be the top-seeded men's player at the U.S. Open. The 17-time Grand Slam champion was ranked No. 1 in the ATP rankings ...

Nadal Pulls Out Of U.S. Open

AP | RACHEL COHEN | Posted 10.15.2012 | Sports

NEW YORK — Rafael Nadal's Grand Slam count will stay stuck at 11 for now, sidetracked by another knee problem. The third-ranked Spaniard withdr...

Who Is The Most Dominant Player In Professional Sports Today?

Lloyd I. Sederer, MD | Posted 12.03.2011 | Sports
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD

Any sport: golf, tennis, baseball, football, basketball, soccer, hockey, skiing, no matter. Unless you guessed Esther Vergeer you are wrong.

Serena Tweets About U.S. Open Outburst

AP | Posted 11.14.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Serena Williams says her emotions got the best of her when she berated the chair umpire during her loss to Sam Stosur in the U.S. Ope...

Djokovic vs. Nadal LIVE UPDATES

Posted 11.12.2011 | Sports

The oft delayed but thoroughly enjoyable 2011 U.S. open will come to a close on Monday afternoon with world No. 1 Novak Djokovic squaring off against ...

No. 1 Djokovic Rallies To Beat Federer In U.S. Open Semis

AP | EDDIE PELLS | Posted 11.10.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Facing two match points against a beloved player whose name is already in the history books, Novak Djokovic clenched his jaw, nodded ...

Murray Reaches U.S. Open Semis

AP | HOWARD FENDRICH | Posted 11.09.2011 | Sports

NEW YORK — Andy Roddick's legs felt fatigued. The crowd at Arthur Ashe Stadium was hushed....