US Open: Serena, Djokovic send warning shots to rivals

World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic ruled supreme on Tuesday, sending ominous warnings to their rivals with dazzling, runaway victories over Spanish opponents at the U.S. Open.

Murray says women can demand equal pay only if they play `five-set matches`

Defending US Open champion Andy Murray has said that women could justify their equal prize money request at the grand slams only if they too play a best of five set match like men.

Give Roger Federer a break, says Novak Djokovic

World number one Novak Djokovic leaped to the defense of Roger Federer on Tuesday, telling critics of the slumping Swiss to give the 17-time major winner a break.

US Open 2013: Leander Paes enters semifinals of men’s doubles

India’s Leander Paes along with Czech partner Radek Stepanek advanced to the semifinals of men’s doubles event at the US Open.

Andy Murray grinds past Denis Istomin into US Open quarter-finals

Defending champion Andy Murray ground his way past Uzbekistan`s Denis Istomin with a 6-7(5), 6-1, 6-4, 6-4 victory on Tuesday.

US Open: Stanislas Wawrinka powers into quarters with win over Tomas Berdych

Switzerland`s Stanislas Wawrinka powered through a high-quality match against Czech Tomas Berdych on Tuesday to reach the quarter-finals of the US Open.

Li Na becomes China`s first semi-finalist at US Open

Li Na broke another barrier for Chinese tennis, becoming China`s first semi-finalist at the US Open by beating Russian Ekaterina Makarova 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-2 on Tuesday at windy Flushing Meadows.

US Open: Serena Williams doles out double bagel to reach semis

Defending champion Serena Williams walloped Spain`s Carla Suarez Navarro 6-0, 6-0 to race into the semi-finals of the US Open on Tuesday.

Mikhail Youzhny back from brink to down Lleyton Hewitt at US Open

Russian 21st seed Mikhail Youzhny mounted two stunning comebacks to defeat 2001 champion Lleyton Hewitt 6-3, 3-6, 6-7 (3/7), 6-4, 7-5 and reach the US Open quarter-finals on Tuesday.

Novak Djokovic cruises into US Open quarterfinals

World number one Novak Djokovic of Serbia breezed into the US Open quarterfinals on Tuesday by beating Spain`s 43rd-ranked Marcel Granollers.

Victoria Azarenka beats Ana Ivanovic to reach quarter-finals

Victoria Azarenka booked her place in the quarter-finals of the U.S. Open on Tuesday when she beat Serbia`s Ana Ivanovic 4-6 6-3 6-4 in an error-strewn fourth-round match.

Rafael Nadal admits clash with Roger Federer in US Open may never happen

Rafael Nadal believes that facing Roger Federer at the US Open might have to remain just wishful thinking after the worrying decline of the Swiss superstar continued in New York.

US Open performance is a confidence booster: Divij Sharan

Divij Sharan is content that he could make an impression at the US Open by making the pre-quarterfinals with new partner Yen-Hsun Lu and says that the "great" experience of competing in a Grand Slam has boosted his confidence.

US Open 2013: Has Roger Federer’s era ended after ‘self-destruction’ in 4th round?

Roger Federer is far from his old self as he has endured a disappointing 2013 season and he has failed to make it to the final of even one grand slam event – his first since 2002.

Robredo sensed an upset against doubtful Federer

Tommy Robredo suspected he could stun Roger Federer at the U.S. Open because the Swiss master had developed self-doubts, the Spaniard said after the extraordinary upset on Monday.

Robredo thanks fans for support

Spanish player Tommy Robredo, who has beaten seven-time Wimbledon Champion Roger Federer in the fourth round at the US Open tennis tournament, has thanked his fans for their support on Twitter.

Serena says cannot be seen as greatest ever without most major wins

American tennis player Serena Williams, who recently entered the second week of the US Open tennis tournament, has said that unless she wins the most major championships, she cannot be considered the greatest of all time.

Shock Federer loss dashes first Nadal meeting at US Open

Roger Federer suffered a shock loss at the US Open on Monday, ruining the prospect of meeting Rafa Nadal at the only grand slam where the two greats have never played each other.

Age of success: Five women over 30 reach last eight of US Open

Life-long friends Roberta Vinci and Flavia Pennetta as well as Daniela Hantuchova reached the US Open quarter-finals to ensure five women over the age of 30 will be in the last eight.

Richard Gasquet blunts Milos Raonic serve to reach quarters

Frenchman Richard Gasquet survived a barrage of heavy shots from Canada`s Milos Raonic before booking a spot in the quarter-finals of the US Open on Monday.

Roger Federer battles crisis of confidence

A badly out-of-sorts Roger Federer spoke of a crisis of confidence after he "self-destructed" in a stunning fourth-round defeat to unfancied Spaniard Tommy Robredo.

David Ferrer beats Janko Tipsarevic to reach US Open quarters

David Ferrer battled his way into the quarter-finals of the US Open on Monday with a hard-fought 7-6(2), 3-6, 7-5, 7-6(3) win over Serbia`s Janko Tipsarevic.

US Open: Rafael Nadal safely through after brief scare

Spain`s Rafa Nadal lost a set for the first time at this year`s US Open on Monday but recovered quickly to safely book his place in the quarter-finals, albeit against an unexpected opponent.

Roger Federer crashes out to Tommy Robredo in US Open stunner

Roger Federer suffered a stunning upset in the fourth round of the US Open, the 17-time Grand Slam champion falling to Spanish 19th seed Tommy Robredo 7-6 (7/3), 6-3, 6-4 in a last-16 match.

Nadal-Federer US Open quarterfinal clash driving up tournament ticket prices

A potential Rafael Nadal- Roger Federer match is driving up prices of tickets for the quarterfinals at US Open, with this edition of the tournament having the finals being played on Monday.

95-year-old tennis player Starr is US Open`s unofficial poster boy!

95-year-old tennis player Leon Starr has credited his longevity to tennis and his cardiologist, and remains the US Open`s unofficial poster boy.

Marathon training day with Federer sets up Hewitt run

Former champion Lleyton Hewitt`s revival at the U.S. Open was triggered by a marathon day of training with Roger Federer on the opening day at Flushing Meadows, the hardnosed Australian revealed.

Roger Federer one win away from `most awaited` quarterfinal clash with Rafael Nadal

Five-time US Open Champion Roger Federer has moved a step closer to a potential quarterfinal clash against old rival Rafael Nadal.

Rohan Bopanna bows out of US Open

Rohan Bopanna`s campaign ended at the US Open after the Indian and his French partner Edourad Roger-Vasselin suffered a straight-set defeat in the men`s doubles third round.

Serbia`s Novak Djokovic opposes Syria military action

Novak Djokovic, the world`s top tennis player who grew up in Belgrade as NATO air strikes blasted the Serbian capital in 1999, hit out at US plans to take military action against Syria.