US Open

Novak Djokovic battles back against Dominic Thiem to clinch 8th Australian Open title

Novak Djokovic endured a fierce challenge to his Melbourne Park reign before overhauling Dominic Thiem 6-4, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to clinch an eighth Australian Open crown and reclaim the world number one ranking.

Feb 02, 2020, 19:33 PM IST

Roger Federer survives huge scare to reach last-16 of Australian Open

The 20-times Grand Slam champion made an extraordinary 82 unforced errors to go with 62 winners during the clash. 

Jan 24, 2020, 20:15 PM IST

Recovering Bianca Andreescu to miss Australian Open

The 2019 Australian Open is slated to take place from January 14 to 27 at Melbourne Park. 

 

Jan 11, 2020, 17:53 PM IST

Bryan brothers to bid adieu to tennis after 2020 U.S. Open

Bob and Mike Bryan, the greatest doubles pair in the history of tennis, have announced they will end what they describe as a "magical ride" in 2020 after one more crack at the U.S. Open.

Nov 14, 2019, 10:22 AM IST

World No.2 Karolina Pliskova parts ways with coach Conchita Martinez

Pliskova joined forces with Martinez during last year's US Open and she immediately bagged the Pacific Open in Tokyo .

Nov 08, 2019, 22:05 PM IST

Juan Martin del Potro postpones return on medical ground

Injured Juan Martin del Potro has postponed his return to the professional circuit on the advice of doctors, the Argentine's management team has said.

Oct 11, 2019, 14:26 PM IST

India's Sumit Nagal reaches semi-finals of ATP Challenger Campinas

Rising Indian tennis star Sumit Nagal on Saturday booked her place in the semi-final of the ATP Challenger Campinas after seeing off Francisco Cerundolo of Argentina in straight sets in Campinas, Brazil on Saturday. 

Oct 05, 2019, 17:12 PM IST

Venus Williams makes first-round exit at Wuhan Open

Elsewhere, former US Open winner Sloane Stephens of America survived a scare against China's Zhang Shuai to book her place in the second round with 7-5, 6-4 victory. 

Sep 23, 2019, 12:39 PM IST

Age not an obstacle to Serena Williams' pursuit of 24th major: Patrick Mouratoglou

Williams suffered her fourth consecutive defeat in a Grand Slam final at the US Open earlier this month, as she again came agonisingly close to Australian Margaret Court`s all-time record of 24 majors before falling in straight sets.

Sep 19, 2019, 18:59 PM IST

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