My emotions got the best of me, says Serena Williams
Serena Williams, who was seen ranting at the chair umpire during US Open final recently, has finally opened up in defense of her remarks.
Nadal opens against Gasquet in Davis Cup semifinal
Rafael Nadal will kick off Spain`s Davis Cup semifinal bid when he takes on France`s in Friday`s opening rubber.
Williams escapes with fine for umpire abuse
Serena Williams escaped with a USD 2,000 (1,260.95 pound) fine when tennis officials ruled that her verbal abuse of an umpire during Sunday`s US Open final was not a major offense.
Djokovic beats Nadal to win maiden US Open
Serbia`s Novak Djokovic outplayed Spain`s Rafa Nadal to win the US Open final 6-2, 6-4, 6-7, 6-1 at Flushing Meadows and show why he really is the hottest player in the game right now.
Murray believes he has major title in his grasp
British tennis star Andy Murray still retains a belief that a major title is within his grasp.
Williams loses control as Stosur wins US Open
Australia`s Sam Stosur tamed her own pounding heart and repelled everything -- both good and bad -- that Serena Williams hurled at her to win the US Open crown and her first grand slam singles title.
Williams to carry U.S. hopes on 9/11 anniversary
Six months after she nearly died, Serena Williams finds herself carrying the hopes of a grieving nation at the U.S. Open.
Serena beats Wozniacki to reach US Open final
Three-time champion Serena Williams overpowered world number one Caroline Wozniacki 6-2, 6-4 on Saturday to reach the final of the US Open.
Nadal outguns Murray to set up Djokovic title clash
Rafael Nadal booked a US Open title showdown against world number one Novak Djokovic on Saturday after beating Andy Murray.
Djokovic downs Federer to reach US Open final
Novak Djokovic saved two match points as he climbed out of a two-set hole to beat five-time champion Roger Federer on Saturday to reach the US Open final.
"Big Four" set to battle for U.S. Open title
With the preliminaries now out of the way, the U.S. Open men`s competition can really begin.
Stosur ‘still has three or four great years in her prime’, says Navratilova
Martina Navratilova believes that Australian star Samantha Stosur’s dedication to fitness and lack of major injuries can keep her as a grand slam contender for another three to four years.
Grand finale looms at US Open
Rafa Nadal and Andy Murray joined Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer in the semi-finals of the US Open to set the stage for a dramatic ending to the last grand slam of the year.
Williams and Wozniacki set for dream semifinal
The US Open semi-final between Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki on Saturday is a mouth-watering clash of former and current world number ones.
Rafael Nadal sets up Murray showdown in US Open
Rafael Nadal cruised past Andy Roddick to set-up a US Open semifinal clash with Andy Murray.
Injured Paes withdraws from US Open mixed doubles
India`s chances in Davis Cup World Group play-off received a setback after Leander Paes` back spasms during his US Open men`s doubles quarterfinal made him a doubtful starter for the tie.
Federer demands US Open schedule rethink
Roger Federer demanded sweeping changes to the US Open schedule after the rain-plagued Grand Slam tournament headed for a fourth successive Monday finish.
Player power wins as finals schedule is changed
The US Open will slide into a third week after organisers of the last grand slam of the year bowed to player pressure on Thursday and agreed to change the finals schedule.
Federer demolishes Tsonga to reach US Open semifinals
Roger Federer demolished Tsonga to reach the US Open semifinals and gain revenge for his Wimbledon loss to the Frenchman.
US Open to recall 9/11 pain, courage
The US Open logo normally displayed on the ring encircling an upper deck of the stadium will be replaced by New York City`s 9/11 memorial logo.
Serena beats Anastasia to enter US Open semis
Serena Williams shrugged off a shaky start to book a semifinal berth at the US Open on Thursday.
Djokovic moves on to semis after Tipsarevic retires
Novak Djokovic advanced to the semifinals of the US Open when Janko Tipsarevic retired in the fourth set of their quarterfinal on Thursday.
Frustrated Nadal, Murray blast `crazy` US Open schedule
Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray hit out at the US Open schedule, with the British star insisting commercial interests were trumping player welfare.
Djokovic hits out at US Open Monday finish
Novak Djokovic criticised the decision to stage the US Open final on Monday for a fourth successive year, claiming it will impact next weekend`s Davis Cup programme.
Murray charges through to US Open quarter-finals
Andy Murray charged into the quarter-finals of US Open with a 6-2, 6-3, 6-3 win over Donald Young.
Top players refuse to play in `dangerous conditions`
Top players led by defending champion Rafael Nadal complaining about "dangerous" underfoot conditions.
Djokovic demands roof at rain-lashed US Open
World number one Novak Djokovic demanded besieged US Open officials build a roof over one of their showcase courts.
US Open: Rain wipes out all matches on Wednesday
Rain wiped out women`s quarterfinal matches at the US Open on Wednesday night, completing a washout on the day after six men`s matches had already been cancelled.
Nadal leads revolt over safety at rain-hit US Open
Rafael Nadal claimed players` safety was being put at risk in a desperate effort to make up for lost time at the rain-ravaged Grand Slam tournament.
Foul weather sets up hectic late schedule at US Open
Mother Nature has not been kind to the 2011 US Open, the last grand slam of the year.
Serena the one to watch as finals near at US Open
The numbers do not lie: Serena Williams has 13 Grand Slam titles, and the other seven women left in the US Open draw have none.
Rain washes out US Open Tuesday play
Rain washed out all play at the US Open on Tuesday, leaving defending champion Rafael Nadal and title rival Andy Murray kicking their heels in frustration.
Ruthless Federer races to Monaco victory
Roger Federer, with a brutal 6-1 6-2 6-0 win over Argentine Juan Monaco reached the quarter-finals.
Pavlyuchenkova breaks through against Schiavone
Pavlyuchenkova reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal earlier this year at the French Open.
Wozniacki rallies to overcome Kuznetsova
Caroline Wozniacki was two games away from being dismissed by former champion Svetlana Kuznetsova in straight sets before roaring back to reach the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open.
Nadal`s fitness under microscope at U.S. Open
The forecast of heavy rain at the U.S. Open for Tuesday may come as a welcome relief to Rafa Nadal after his health scare at the last grand slam of the year.
Djokovic wins marathon tie-break, into quarters
Novak Djokovic saved four set points in a marathon first-set tiebreaker before rolling past Alexandr Dolgopolov of Ukraine 7-6 6-4 6-2.
Top American man Fish loses to Tsonga at US Open
Mardy Fish found himself dealing with all sorts of problems as he tried to reach the U.S. Open quarterfinals for the second time.
Williams easily beats Ivanovic to reach US Open QF
Next for Williams is a match against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia, who came back to Francesca Schiavone.
Stosur through to US Open quarterfinals
Australian tennis star Samantha Stosur defeated Russian 25th seed Maria Kirilenko 6-2, 6-7, (15-17), 6-3, to make it to the US Open quarterfinals for the second straight year.
Murray to face Donald Young in US Open fourth round
British tennis star Andy Murray has defeated 25th seed Feliciano Lopez to setup his US Open fourth round clash with American Donald Young.
Pennetta grinds out another upset win, beats Peng
Flavia Pennetta felt sick to her stomach on a hot, muggy day at the U.S. Open Sunday, but dug deep to push on and beat Peng Shuai.
US Open: Bopanna-Qureshi in QFs, Sania out of women`s doubles
Bopanna and Qureshi continued their fine form as they advanced to the men`s doubles quarterfinal.
Williams and Wozniacki confront former major winners
Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki both face former grand slam title winners at the U.S. Open as the last major of the year enters the second week.
Zvonareva licks Lisicki to reach quarters against Stosur
Vera Zvonareva beat Sabine Lisicki of Germany 6-2 6-3 to advance to the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open.
Del Potro`s U.S. Open return ends at third hurdle
Juan Martin Del Potro saw his nine-match U.S. Open winning streak come to an end as he fell to Gilles Simon.
American men enjoy success at U.S. Open
Andy Roddick and the emerging Donald Young kept up a strong showing by American men with wins at the U.S. Open.
Nadal in US Open health drama, Murray eases on
Rafael Nadal shocked the US Open when he collapsed in an agony of cramps during a news conference.
Nadal beats pal Nalbandian to make US Open last 16
Defending champion Rafael Nadal reached the US Open last 16 with a 7-6 (7/5), 6-1, 7-5 victory over gutsy close friend David Nalbandian on Sunday.
Serena was at her calmest despite death worry
The father of tennis great Serena Williams said he thought his daughter was going to die when she was rushed to a Los Angeles hospital in March with a blood clot in her lung.
Nadal faces tough test against Nalbandian
Spain`s Rafa Nadal faces the first real test of his title defense when he takes on David Nalbandian of Argentina.
Djokovic dances past Davydenko into last 16
The Serb improved his sensational 2011 record to 60-2 with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 victory over the 30-year-old Davydenko.
Federer waltzes into U.S. Open fourth round
Roger Federer took another step forward in his campaign for a sixth U.S. Open title by defeating Marin Cilic.
Williams overwhelms Azarenka early at US Open
Williams showed off her fitness and looked much improved when she lost in the fourth round at Wimbledon.
No. 1 Wozniacki beats King in US Open`s 3rd round
Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki beat 103rd-ranked Vania King 6-2, 6-4 at the U.S. Open on Saturday to reach the fourth round for the ninth time in the past 10 Grand Slam tournaments.
Tipsarevic advances at US Open; Berdych retires
Janko Tipsarevic advanced to the fourth round of the U.S. Open when ninth-seeded Tomas Berdych retired in the second set.
Stosur edges Petrova in 38-game marathon at Open
Samantha Stosur edged Nadia Petrova to reach the fourth round of the US Open in a match that took 3 hours, 16 minutes - the longest women`s match in the tournament`s history.
Nadal into US Open`s 3rd round when Mahut stops
Defending champion Rafael Nadal reached the US Open`s third round when Nicolas Mahut stopped playing because of an abdominal muscle injury while trailing 6-2, 6-2.
Murray struggles into US Open 3rd round
World number four Andy Murray struggled into the US Open third round on Friday, clinching a 6-7 (5/7), 2-6, 6-2, 6-0, 6-4 victory over Dutchman Robin Haase.
Sharapova knocked out of US Open by Pennetta
Maria Sharapova was knocked out of the US Open on Friday after suffering a shock third round loss to Italy`s Flavia Pennetta.
Zvonareva struggles once again but advances at U.S. Open
Zvonareva, a finalist in 2010, needed two hours to defeat Garrigues for the fourth time in five career meetings.
Serena offers Wozniacki advice on relationships
World number one Caroline Wozniacki might have been better off asking Serena Williams about how to win the biggest tournaments instead of seeking guidance about relationships.
Djokovic romps past Berlocq in US Open second round
Novak Djokovic got a full match in but barely a full workout as the world number one romped past unseeded Carlos Berlocq of Argentina 6-0, 6-0, 6-2 on Thursday to advance to the third round of the US Open.
Smooth sailing for top seeds at US Open
Roger Federer and Serena Williams both swept into the third round of the US Open on Thursday with the sort of ruthless performances that have made them the king and queen of tennis.
Sania, Vesnina enter US Open Round 2
Sania Mirza advanced to the second round of the US Open doubles with her Russian partner Elina Vesnina.
Sharapova shifts up a gear to reach third round
Maria Sharapova shifted into a higher gear Wednesday as she overwhelmed unseeded Anastasiya Yakimova of Belarus with the loss of just two games to surge into the third round of the US Open.
Somdev doesn’t give many free points to opponents: Murray
Andy Murray is a relieved man following his first round US Open win over Indian star Somdev Devvarman, who he believes is a solid player who doesn’t give many free points to his opponents.
Venus Williams reveals mystery illness with no known cure
American tennis star Venus Williams has revealed that she has been diagnosed with Sjogren`s syndrome - an autoimmune disease that has no known cure.
Wozniacki wins in straight sets to start US Open
Caroline Wozniacki cruised into the second round of the US Open on Tuesday as the top-seeded Dane again seeks her first major title.
2009 champion Del Potro returns to Open with a flourish
Juan Martin Del Potro said it felt like only yesterday that he won the 2009 US Open and the big-hitting Argentine played like it Wednesday, losing only five games in crushing Filippo Volandri in the first round.
Venus Williams pulls out of US Open with illness
Two days after playing her first match in two months, Venus Williams suddenly pulled out of the US Open on Wednesday, revealing she recently was diagnosed with Sjogren`s syndrome, an autoimmune disease that can cause joint pain.
Bubka Jr wins first grand slam match at US Open
Given his genes and his famous name, the urge to jump the net must have been almost irresistible for the young man who just won his first grand slam match at the US Open on Tuesday.
Nadal dodges inspired Golubev to reach second round
Holder Rafa Nadal saved seven set points in the second set and battled back from two breaks down in the third to beat Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan 6-3, 7-6, 7-5 Tuesday in his opening match at the US Open.
Djokovic ruthless as China`s Li dumped out
Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal are seemingly not the only ones sick of the sight of Novak Djokovic and his domination of men`s tennis. At the US Open on Tuesday, Ireland`s Conor Niland threw up then gave up during his first-round match with the world number one.
Murray to make belated start to US Open campaign
Andy Murray, fresh from his win at the Cincinnati Masters, will finally make his first appearance at the US Open on Wednesday.
Sisters have no plans to retire: Venus
The tennis obituaries will have to wait for now. The Williams sisters have no intentions of quitting anytime soon.
Federer reaches US Open 2nd round
Roger Federer reached the second round of the US Open on Monday, beating Santiago Giraldo.
Djokovic pronounces himself fit, eager for US Open
World number one Novak Djokovic pronounced himself fit for the US Open on Monday and eager to take the next step.
Sharapova wins, Kvitova loses on Day 1 at US Open
Sharapova came back from a set and a break down against 19-year-old Heather Watson of Britain to win on Monday.
Federer `still hungry` for Grand Slam glory
Federer was to launch his US Open campaign with the fortnight at Flushing Meadows.
Serena Williams: `I don`t think about` `09 tirade
Serena Williams dismissed questions about her tirade at a line judge over a foot-fault call at the end of her loss in the 2009 U.S. Open semifinals.
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Sharapova`s role: A favourite at Flushing Meadows
Sharapova will open against Heather Watson, the 104th-ranked 19-year-old from Britain making her US Open debut.
U.S. Open to start on schedule after hurricane escape
The U.S. Open will start on Monday as planned after the National Tennis Center escaped serious damage from Hurricane Irene.
"You can`t be serious", Murray tells McEnroe
Andy Murray has scoffed at John McEnroe`s suggestion that this U.S. Open is his best chance of winning a grand slam.
Bopanna-Qureshi crash out of US Open
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Rank Player
1 Rafael Nadal (ESP)
2 Novak Djokovic (SRB)
3 Stanislas Wawrinka (SUI)
4 Roger Federer (SUI)
5 Andy Murray (GBR)
6 Tomas Berdych (CZE)
7 David Ferrer (ESP)
8 Del Potro, Juan Martin (ARG)
9 Milos Raonic (CAN)
10 Ernests Gulbis
Rank Player
1 Serena Williams (USA)
2 Li Na (CHN)
3 Agnieszka Radwanska (POL)
4 Simona Halep (ROU)
5 Victoria Azarenka (BLR)
6 Petra Kvitova (CZE)
7 Jelena Jankovic (SRB)
8 Jelena Jankovic (SRB)
9 Angelique Kerber (GER)
10 Dominika Cibulkova (SVK)