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Twice Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka sacks her second coach of 2019

Jenkins, a long-time hitting partner of Venus Williams, replaced Sascha Bajin in February, weeks after Osaka`s Australian Open triumph.

Sep 13, 2019, 17:24 PM IST

WTA rankings: US Open winner Bianca Andreescu breaks into top 5, Ashleigh Barty reclaims No.1 spot

Canadian tennis star Bianca Andreescu has broken into the top five of the Women's Tennis Professionals (WTA) rankings after lifting her maiden Grand Slam title at the 2019 US Open in Flushing Meadows, New York. 

Sep 10, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Elise Mertens-Aryna Sabalenka win first Grand Slam title at US Open

The tension-filled encounter ended in dramatic fashion when both Mertens and Sabalenka were drawn into the net and Barty sent a lob over both their heads.

Sep 09, 2019, 12:08 PM IST

Sports fraternity lauds Rafael Nadal for winning 4th US Open title

By winning 19th Grand Slam title, Nadal has also closed the gap to just one on Swiss great and 20-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer in the list of players with most number of major titles. 

Sep 09, 2019, 08:57 AM IST

Rafael Nadal sees off Daniil Medvedev in five-set thriller to lift fourth US Open title

Nadal had previously defeated Medvedev 6-3, 6-0 in the final of the men's singles event of the Montreal Masters last month. 

 

Sep 09, 2019, 06:58 AM IST

Serena Williams legacy assured even if number 24 remains out of reach

Four times now, twice at Wimbledon (2018, 2019) and at the US Open (2018, 2019) Williams has come agonizingly close to that 24th Grand Slam only to fall at the final hurdle. 

Sep 08, 2019, 16:47 PM IST

Canada's Bianca Andreescu on cloud nine after maiden Grand Slam win at US Open

With the win, Andreescu became the first player from Canada to clinch a Grand Slam singles title. 

Sep 08, 2019, 15:43 PM IST

US Open: I could've played better, says Serena Williams

Williams was denied a record-equalling 24th Slam title as the 19-year-old Andreescu on Saturday became the youngest Grand Slam winner since Maria Sharapova at the 2006 US Open, when the Russian was 18.
 

Sep 08, 2019, 15:41 PM IST

Jamie Murray, Bethanie Mattek-Sands defend US Open mixed doubles' title

With the win, Murray and Mattek-Sands became the first team ever to defend the US Open mixed doubles title since South Africa's Kevin Curren and United States' Anne Smith in 1981-1982. 

Sep 08, 2019, 10:51 AM IST

US Open Final: Serena Williams eyes record 24th Grand Slam against Bianca Andreescu

Williams and Andreescu had last met each other in last month's final clash at the Canadian Open, where the former world number one was forced to retire while trailing 3-1 in the first set due to back spasms.

Sep 07, 2019, 17:34 PM IST

Every weapon at hand for Serena Williams in US Open final, says coach

The American is also seeking a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title in her highly anticipated final against Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu, the number 15 seed, after injuries affected her form in some tournaments this year.

Sep 07, 2019, 17:04 PM IST

Daniil Medvedev grinds out win over Grigor Dimitrov to reach US Open final

The win sends Medvedev through to his fourth straight final and stretches his win streak to 12 matches.

Sep 07, 2019, 13:40 PM IST

Rafael Nadal sees off Matteo Berrettini to reach US Open final

Nadal will now square off with Daniil Medvedev of Russia in the summit showdown of the US Open.

Sep 07, 2019, 10:01 AM IST

Maybe a suspension is the only answer for Nick Kyrgios: Rod Laver

Following a third-round exit at the US Open, Kyrgios had said that he had no idea how to perform well in Grand Slams after going five years since making it to the quarter-final of a major. 

Sep 06, 2019, 14:07 PM IST

US Open: Bianca Andreescu sees off Belinda Bencic, sets up final clash against Serena Williams

Andreescu has now become the second Canadian after Eugenie Bouchard to reach the final of a Grand Slam.

Sep 06, 2019, 11:52 AM IST

Serena Williams eases past Elina Svitolina to reach US Open final

En route to her win, the former world number one smashed 33 winners and six aces while making just 20 unforced errors. 

Sep 06, 2019, 10:33 AM IST

Pasta-loving Matteo Berrettini hungry for US Open success

But big-hitting Matteo Berrettini put himself into that conversation on Wednesday with a gritty, workmanlike effort that no doubt earned the approval of his Italian countrymen, battling past 13th seeded Frenchman Gael Monfils 3-6 6-3 6-2 3-6 7-6(5) to reach a first Grand Slam semi-final.

Sep 05, 2019, 19:58 PM IST

US Open: Rafael Nadal conquers Diego Schwartzman to enter semis

No. 2 seed Nadal was made to work hard on an excessively humid day, as he overcame a stiff challenge from Schwartzman in the first two sets and eventually registered a 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 victory to advance to the semifinal of the US Open for the eighth time.
 

Sep 05, 2019, 17:31 PM IST

US Open shocks show the depth of talent, says Tennis legend Rod Laver

Defending champions Naomi Osaka and Novak Djokovic both failed to make the quarter-finals after suffering shock defeats at Flushing Meadows.

Sep 04, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

US Open: Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu's ascent astounds even her coach

Bruneau, who has worked with the hard-hitting Andreescu since March 2018, said he always "had a lot of trust in her" amid murmurs she could be tennis` next bright star. 

Sep 04, 2019, 17:10 PM IST