| Sep 9, 2013
| 6:15 PM
NEW YORK -- Second-seeded Rafael Nadal, who missed the U.S. Open last year with a knee injury, beat top-seeded Novak Djokovic, 6-2, 3-6, 6-4, 6-1, on Monday night for this 13th Grand Slam title and his second U.S. Open title on the Arthur Ashe Stadium...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 5:43 PM
NEW YORK -- It still seems impossible.
The scoreboard reads that 31-year-old Tommy Robredo, who had only won three of 27 sets and never a match from 32-year-old Roger Federer, who had never even won a match against the now retired Andy Roddick, stands...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 2:11 PM
NEW YORK -- Rain has arrived at the U.S. Open and so far it has caused the match between No. 2-seeded Victoria Azarenka and 13th-seeded Ana Ivanovic to be postponed until Tuesday.
So far the only lucky finisher is 10th-seeded Roberta Vinci, who beat...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 9:32 PM
Venus and Serena Williams advanced to the fourth round of the U.S. Open doubles tournament, eliminating 11th-seeded Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Lucie Safarova, 6-1, 7-6 (3), Wednesday....
| Aug 26, 2013
| 6:46 PM
NEW YORK — Top-seeded Serena Williams, the defending U.S. Open champion, won her opening match of the 2013 Open, 6-0, 6-1, over 2010 French Open champion Francesca Schiavone.
Williams won 24 of 30 points in the first set and started out the second...
| Sep 1, 2013
| 3:23 PM
NEW YORK — Serena Williams advanced to the U.S. Open quarterfinals for the 11th time with an emphatic 6-4, 6-1 win over 20-year-old fellow American Sloane Stephens.
Stephens is considered heir to Williams' spot at the top of tennis. Stephens...
| May 24, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Harford Community College student Brandon Wolf was named the 2013 Arthur Ashe Leadership and Sportsmanship Award winner by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. As a national award winner, Wolf has been invited to attend a special recognition ceremony...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 6:04 PM
American tennis star, Serena Williams --recently back in the States, after her gold medal triumph at the Olympics -- bristled at a question Saturday about her spontaneous "Crip Walk" dance in London, after she clinched the top honor in early August....
| Sep 2, 2012
| 2:35 PM
Finola Spillane -- a tennis fan from County Kerry, Ireland -- finally made it to the U.S. Open this year, and in doing so, she's accomplished a feat called the "spectator" Grand Slam.
"Last year, for a 'big' birthday, my children gave me a trip to the...
| Sep 1, 2012
| 6:35 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top-ranked Roger Federer continued his dynamic U.S. Open form in near-tropical conditions on Saturday while fourth seed Serena Williams braved the steaming heat to avenge a shock defeat she suffered in January.
With a potential semi-...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 4:15 AM
Football and tennis don't share much in common except perhaps that Raven tackle Bryant McKinnie is crazy about both.
So much so that it got McKinnie into the famously gossipy Page Six section of the New York Post.
The Post found the big man at Arthur...