Serena Williams could face sister Venus in US Open quarters, Maria Sharapova in semis
Serena Williams could face sister Venus in US Open quarters, Maria Sharapova in semis

World number one Serena Williams, trying to complete a calendar-year Grand Slam at the US Open, could face sister Venus in the quarter-finals and Maria Sharapova in the semi-finals.

Novak Djokovic could face Rafael Nadal in US Open quarter-finals
Novak Djokovic could face Rafael Nadal in US Open quarter-finals

 World number one Novak Djokovic could meet eighth-seed Rafael Nadal in the US Open quarter-finals while Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka meet in another quarter-final under the US Open draw announced Thursday.

Andy Murray drawn against Nick Kyrgios in US Open
Andy Murray drawn against Nick Kyrgios in US Open

Former champion Andy Murray was drawn to face controversial Australian Nick Kyrgios in the first round of the US Open.

Nick Kyrgios should look up to Rafael Nadal: John McEnroe
Nick Kyrgios should look up to Rafael Nadal: John McEnroe

Tennis great John McEnroe believes controversial Australian player Nick Kyrgios should look up to Spaniard Rafael Nadal who cannot afford to waste energy on non-sport related tussles or issues.

Serena Williams greatest women's tennis player: John McEnroe
Serena Williams greatest women's tennis player: John McEnroe

 Tennis legend John McEnroe believes 21-time Grand Slam title winner Serena Williams is the greatest female player that the sport has produced, adding that the 33-year-old can surely win the US Open if she plays her A game in the competition that starts on August 31.

Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova to defend Brisbane titles
Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova to defend Brisbane titles

Seventeen-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer and five-time major-winner Maria Sharapova will defend their Brisbane International titles in the lead-up to the Australian Open in January, organisers said Thursday.

Four-time champ Caroline Wozniacki reaches New Haven quarter-finals
Four-time champ Caroline Wozniacki reaches New Haven quarter-finals

Four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki had to battle past Roberta Vinci Wednesday to book her quarter-final berth at the WTA hardcourt tennis tournament in New Haven.

Kevin Anderson advances, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga​ tumbles at Winston-Salem
Kevin Anderson advances, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga​ tumbles at Winston-Salem

Second-seeded South African Kevin Anderson locked up his sixth ATP quarter-final berth of the season Wednesday with a straight-sets win over Jerzy Janowicz at Winston-Salem.

Grand Slam drought haunts US men as Open looms
Grand Slam drought haunts US men as Open looms

Not since Andy Roddick`s 2003 US Open victory has an American man captured a Grand Slam title, a drought of 47 events entering the US Open that starts Monday.

Body and soul as Maria Sharapova looks to recapture US Open magic
Body and soul as Maria Sharapova looks to recapture US Open magic

Ten years after becoming world number one for the first time as a bubbly 18-year-old, Maria Sharapova returns to the US Open, eager to recapture the magic of her 2006 title run.

Serena Williams chases calendar Slam, history at US Open
Serena Williams chases calendar Slam, history at US Open

World number one Serena Williams feels the pressure of chasing history at the US Open, but she accepts the intensity as the price for dominating a generation of women`s tennis.

Rafael Nadal confident of playing well at 2015 US Open
Rafael Nadal confident of playing well at 2015 US Open

Former world number one Rafa Nadal is feeling confident about his chances of competing for a third U.S. Open title when the tournament starts in New York next week.

Somdev Devvarman, Saketh Myneni fall at first hurdle in US Open Qualifiers
Somdev Devvarman, Saketh Myneni fall at first hurdle in US Open Qualifiers

Somdev Devvarman and Saketh Myneni could not cross even the first hurdle at the US Open Qualifiers as both the Indian Davis Cuppers lost their openers after winning first sets against their respective rivals, here.

Khel Ratna row: Karnataka HC issues notice to Sania Mirza over H N Girisha plea
Khel Ratna row: Karnataka HC issues notice to Sania Mirza over H N Girisha plea

The Karnataka High Court (HC) on Wednesday put a stay on Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna to be awarded to tennis ace Sania Mirza after paralympian H Girisha's filed a plea against it.

Sumit Nagal cruises to second round of ITF Futures tournament
Sumit Nagal cruises to second round of ITF Futures tournament

 Sumit Nagal, the junior Wimbledon doubles champion, made short work of Kazakhstan’s Timur Khabibulin 6-2 6-1 to advance to the singles second round of the USD 10,000 ITF men’s Futures event, here on Tuesday.

Pressure getting to Nick Kyrgios: John McEnroe
Pressure getting to Nick Kyrgios: John McEnroe

Tennis legend John McEnroe believes controversial Australian player Nick Kyrgios is buckling under pressure and urged the 20-year-old to look to calmer contemporaries to pull himself back in line.

Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal at US Open crossroads
Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal at US Open crossroads

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, with 31 major titles between them, head for the US Open with their Grand Slam careers at the crossroads.

US Open: Serena Williams makes case for all-time women`s legends
US Open: Serena Williams makes case for all-time women`s legends

Serena Williams enters the US Open making a case for herself not only as the greatest women`s tennis player in history, but possibly the greatest woman in sports history.

Serena Williams spotted kissing rapper Drake in LA restaurant
Serena Williams spotted kissing rapper Drake in LA restaurant

Canadian rapper Drake and Serena Williams were spotted kissing in a restaurant over the weekend.

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic top seeds for US Open
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic top seeds for US Open

World number ones Serena Williams, aiming to complete the first calendar-year grand slam in 27 years, and Novak Djokovic have been named the top seeds for the U.S. Open championships starting on Monday in New York.