Serena Williams won her first major title at the 1999 U.S. Open, when she was just 17. She won her 17th at the same site, at age 31.
Andy Murray’s reign as defending U.S. Open champion ended Thursday in a surprising, frustration-filled 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 quarterfinal loss to ninth-seeded Stanislas Wawrinka.
Nadal is 10-0 against Gasquet heading into their U.S. Open semifinal Saturday.
Pennetta is a Grand Slam semifinalist for the first time at age 31, and in her 41st major tournament
Surrounded by a half-dozen tournament security guards, Roger Federer made the long, slow trek across the U.S. Open grounds from the court in Louis Armstrong Stadium to the locker room in Arthur Ashe Stadium.
Defending champion Andy Murray could face top-seeded Novak Djokovic only in the U.S. Open semifinals, while Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer — who have never played each other at Flushing Meadows — might meet in the quarterfinals.
Fly the Cross of St. George next to those red wicker baskets. The U.S. Open has an English champion for the first time in 43 years.
The idea is to take the concept of the July Opens in Britain and build a March-to-August schedule of monthly major triple headers.
Volunteer for the Mid Ameteur Shadowhawk/Houstonian! Alli Jarrett, director of regional affairs for the USGA Championships, is Joe’s guest this week. She’ll tell you how!
Fuzzy Zoeller breaks down the upcoming U.S. Open and life on tour.