US Open: Roger Federer poised for fairytale of New York

Roger Federer hopes to mark the 10th anniversary of his first US Open title with a sixth triumph in New York and become the oldest Grand Slam champion in more than 40 years.

Novak Djokovic aims to translate personal joy to professional success

Marriage and preparations for the birth of his first child left Novak Djokovic "a little flat" on the tennis court of late -- where better to turn things around than at the US Open.

Supreme Serena targets 18th major at US Open

Serena Williams is taking nothing for granted as she vies for a third straight US Open title, which would put her alongside two greats of the game.

Serena Williams plays young Taylor Townsend in symbolic US Open opener

Serena Williams, who opens her quest for a third successive U.S. Open title with a meeting against fellow African American Taylor Townsend on Tuesday, said Arthur Ashe would have been proud.

Andy Murray feels in best shape to end 13-month winless streak ahead of US Open

British number one Andy Murray, who has not won a competition in a year, has said that he feels like he is in the best shape he has been for a long time, as he will attempt to end a 13-month winless streak with a second US Open crown.

US Open: Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer favored for Grand Slam sequel

Top seed Novak Djokovic and number two Roger Federer are favored to wage another title showdown in the last grand slam of 2014, although some emerging young guns have other ideas for the U.S. Open starting on Monday.

Australia`s Bernard Tomic gets wildcard into US Open

Wayward Australian star Bernard Tomic has received a wildcard into this month`s US Open after missing out on direct entry into the men`s draw, Tennis Australia said Thursday.

Four Indian juniors taking part in tourney at Wimbledon

Two boys and as many Indian girls today qualified for the 13th HSBC Road to Wimbledon National Finals which would see 148 junior players competing on the famous lawns of the All England Club.

Powered-down Eugenie Bouchard knocked out in Montreal

The Rogers Cup lost power both figuratively and literally on Tuesday with hometown favourite Eugenie Bouchard suffering a second round defeat to American qualifier Shelby Rogers.

Andy Murray eying Amelie Mauresmo as `long term` coach

Former Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has revealed that he wants former French tennis star Amelie Mauresmo to remain as his coach for the foreseeable future.

Canadian Milos Raonic uses big serve to beat Steve Johnson

Second seed Milos Raonic relied on his powerful serve to blast his way through his quarter-final match against American Steve Johnson at the Citi Open in Washington on Friday.

Some`licking their chops`at Rafael Nadal absence

Rafael Nadal`s announcement Wednesday that he will miss key US Open warm-up events at Toronto and Cincinnati with a right wrist injury will have some rivals "licking their chops."

Serena Williams on song in WTA return at Stanford

Serena Williams put a worrying Wimbledon behind her Wednesday, launching her build-up to the US Open with a 7-5, 6-2 victory over Karolina Pliskova at Stanford.

`Rejuvenated` Serena Williams `rearing to go` post mystery Wimbledon viral malady

World No. 1 Serena Williams prepares to return to action at the WTA`s Stanford tournament, and has said that the commotion caused at Wimbledon by her viral illness had taken her by surprise.

Serena Williams says woozy Wimbledon finish due to virus

Top-ranked Serena Williams, in her first tournament since looking weak in a disturbing Wimbledon exit, said her weariness was caused by a virus that had her bed-ridden for three days.

Andy Murray`s shamed on-air by own mother for having `smelliest feet`

Former Wimbledon champion Andy Murray`s mother has revealed on-air that the tennis ace has the `smelliest feet` and is extremely messy.

Gael Monfils withdraws from Washington event

France`s Gael Monfils has withdrawn from next week`s ATP and WTA tennis tournament in Washington with a nagging right knee injury, organizers said Friday.

Eugenie Bouchard pulls out of Washington WTA tournament

Wimbledon finalist Eugenie Bouchard has withdrawn from next week`s WTA and ATP tournament in Washington because of medical reasons, organizers said Thursday.

Amelie Mauresmo to continue as Andy Murray`s coach

Andy Murray is reportedly set to retain French former Wimbledon champion Amelie Mauresmo as his new coach.

Vasek Pospisil, Jack Sock advance to ATP Atlanta quarters

Canadian fourth seed Vasek Pospisil and American Jack Sock, who combined to win the Wimbledon doubles title, advanced to the ATP Atlanta Open quarter-finals with straight-set victories Wednesday.

Maria Sharapova`s comment wasn't disrespectful, says Sachin Tendulkar

Reacting to Maria Sharapova`s recent revelation of not knowing who is Sachin Tendulkar, the batting legend on Tuesday said that her comments weren`t disrespectful as she doesn`t follow cricket.

Mayer stuns Ferrer to win maiden title in Hamburg

Argentina`s world number 46 Leonardo Mayer captured his first ATP title on Sunday when he fought back to defeat top seeded Spaniard David Ferrer, 6-7 (3/7), 6-1, 7-6 (7/4) in the Hamburg final.

Djokovic, Nadal qualify for ATP World Tour Finals

Top ranked players Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have qualified for the season-ending Barclays ATP World Tour Finals.

Oz star Kyrgios embroiled in feud with rapper Drake

Rising Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has become embroiled in a feud with rapper Drake.

Hewitt beats Karlovic to win 30th career title

Lleyton Hewitt claimed the 30th title of his career when he downed giant Croat Ivo Karlovic in the final of the Hall of Fame Championships in Newport on Sunday.

Nadal`s conqueror dumps Coach Simon Rea to spend time at home

Nick Kyrgios, after beating Rafael Nadal and reaching the quarter-finals at Wimbledon, has recently confirmed his split with Coach Simon Rea in order to spend more time at his Canberra home.

Rising Australian talent Nick Kyrgios splits with coach Rea

Rising talent Nick Kyrgios has confirmed his split with coach Simon Rea to spend more time at his Canberra home, the Australian teenager said on Saturday.

U.S. Open prize money upped 11.7 pct for 2014

The prize money pool for this year`s U.S. Open has been increased by 11.7 percent to a record $38.3 million, the United States Tennis Association (USTA) announced on Wednesday.

End of Djokovic’s pain as Federer misses out again

Despite that serve-and-volley approach, Federer seemed to be playing his best tennis against Djokovic, who has been the most consistent player in men`s tennis of late.

Becker gamble pays off for Djokovic

When Novak Djokovic jumped on the super-coach bandwagon and hired Boris Becker, the appointment came straight out of left field and appeared to be a baffling one.