| 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...
| 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 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 7, 2013
| 5:07 PM
NEW YORK -- Rafael Nadal, who missed the U.S. Open last summer because of a knee injury, will play in Monday's final against top-seeded Novak Djokovic.
Nadal, seeded second, won in straight sets, 6-4, 7-6 (1), 6-2, over eighth-seeded Richard Gasquet,...
| Sep 8, 2013
| 5:48 PM
NEW YORK -- Top-seeded Serena Williams won her 17th Grand Slam title and her fifth U.S. Open on Sunday with a 7-5, 6-7 (6), 6-1 victory over second-seeded Victoria Azarenka on Arthur Ashe Stadium court.
When Azarenka's final service return went long,...
| 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...
| 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...
| Sep 2, 2013
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....
| Jun 19, 2011
| 2:26 PM
For Beatrice Capra, reaching the third round of last year's U.S. Open seemed less like a fairytale and more like a wakeup call.
While the amateur tennis player from Ellicott City had a chance to showcase her talent at the Grand Slam tournament, it also...
| Aug 18, 2011
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