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Roger Federer cruises into fourth round of US Open

Roger Federer cruises into fourth round of US Open

Federer will next square off with David Goffin of Belgium for a place in the quarter-finals of the fourth and final major of the season.

Aug 31, 2019, 12:46 PM IST
Novak Djokovic reaches fourth round of US Open for 12th time

Novak Djokovic reaches fourth round of US Open for 12th time

Djokovic smashed plenty of flashy winners to eventually secure a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 win over Kudla in a third-round clash of the men's singles event that lasted almost one and a half hour at Arthur Ashe

Aug 31, 2019, 11:07 AM IST
US Open: Nick Kyrgios brushes off collar row to reach the third round

US Open: Nick Kyrgios brushes off collar row to reach the third round

The 28th seed had a row with the umpire even before the match started but avoided a full-scale meltdown to reach the third round at Flushing Meadows for the fourth time. 

Aug 30, 2019, 18:53 PM IST
Fighting Coco Gauff sets up Naomi Osaka showdown at US Open

Fighting Coco Gauff sets up Naomi Osaka showdown at US Open

The 15-year-old American phenom was forced to dig deep to become the youngest player since Anna Kournikova in 1996 to reach the third round of the women`s singles at Flushing Meadows.

Aug 30, 2019, 17:38 PM IST
After Roger Federer face-off, India's Sumit Nagal wants to excel on clay

After Roger Federer face-off, India's Sumit Nagal wants to excel on clay

Nagal incredibly ended up winning the first set of the US Open opening match against Federer, but the 20-time Grand Slam champion took the next three to script a 4-6, 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 win. 

Aug 30, 2019, 16:49 PM IST
Thanasi Kokkinakis hoping for 'Benjamin Button' career after cruel setback

Thanasi Kokkinakis hoping for 'Benjamin Button' career after cruel setback

On Thursday, those hopes were crushed again when the wildcard was forced to pull out of his marquee match against world number two Rafa Nadal for fear of aggravating a pectoral muscle injury.

Aug 30, 2019, 16:45 PM IST
Naomi Osaka overcomes Magda Linette challenge to reach US Open third round

Naomi Osaka overcomes Magda Linette challenge to reach US Open third round

Osaka will now square off with Cori Gauff of America in the third round of the tournament.

Aug 30, 2019, 12:42 PM IST
Rafael Nadal moves into US Open third round after Thanasi Kokkinakis' withdrawal

Rafael Nadal moves into US Open third round after Thanasi Kokkinakis' withdrawal

Nadal will now get enough time to rest ahead of his third round match against Chung Hyeon of South Korea on Saturday. 

Aug 30, 2019, 10:51 AM IST
Serena Williams survives scare to reach US Open third round

Serena Williams survives scare to reach US Open third round

World number eight Williams, who captured the first of her six US Open titles two years before her 17-year-old opponent was born, spent the first half of the match trying to find her rhythm but when

Aug 29, 2019, 16:42 PM IST
Novak Djokovic survives injury scare to advance at the US Open

Novak Djokovic survives injury scare to advance at the US Open

Djokovic struggled with both his serve and backhand during a 6-4 7-6(3) 6-1 win over Argentine Juan Ignacio Londero and later said his left shoulder had been bothering him for weeks with the pain

Aug 29, 2019, 16:34 PM IST
Roger Federer wants better prize money distribution

Roger Federer wants better prize money distribution

Speaking after a 3-6 6-2 6-3 6-4 win over Bosnian Damir Dzumhur, Federer said the prize money for players at the top of the sport had improved significantly since he began playing but that was not

Aug 29, 2019, 16:13 PM IST
Nick Kyrgios accuses ATP of being 'corrupt' after US Open win

Nick Kyrgios accuses ATP of being 'corrupt' after US Open win

The mercurial 24-year-old made the comment at a news conference when asked if he could have avoided a $113,000 fine after his second-round defeat by Russia`s Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters

Aug 28, 2019, 17:02 PM IST
 Serena Williams thrashes Maria Sharapova to reach US Open second round

Serena Williams thrashes Maria Sharapova to reach US Open second round

Williams has now set up a clash against fellow countrywoman Caty McNally for a place in the third round of the tournament. 

Aug 27, 2019, 13:38 PM IST
Defending champion Novak Djokovic eases into US Open second round

Defending champion Novak Djokovic eases into US Open second round

World number one Novak Djokovic began his title defence at the US Open on a winning note as he eased past Roberto Carballes Baena of Spain in straight sets in the opening round of the tournament at

Aug 27, 2019, 13:16 PM IST
Meet Sumit Nagal, the 22-year-old Indian who spooked Roger Federer at US Open

Meet Sumit Nagal, the 22-year-old Indian who spooked Roger Federer at US Open

Nagal is currently placed at 190th spot in the Association for Tennis Professionals (ATP) men's singles rankings.  

Aug 27, 2019, 12:08 PM IST
Japan's Kei Nishikori cruises into second round of US Open

Japan's Kei Nishikori cruises into second round of US Open

Next up for Nishikori is a second-round clash with Bradley Klahn on Wednesday after the American defeated Thiago Monteiro 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 in the first round. 

Aug 27, 2019, 10:54 AM IST
India's Sumit Nagal goes down fighting against Roger Federer in Grand Slam debut at US Open

India's Sumit Nagal goes down fighting against Roger Federer in Grand Slam debut at US Open

On Friday, Nagal had qualified for the main draw of the Grand Slam with a 5-7, 6-4, 6-3 triumph over Jaao Menezes of Brazil.

Aug 27, 2019, 10:43 AM IST
Roger Federer vs Sumit Nagal, US Open 2019: As it happened

Roger Federer vs Sumit Nagal, US Open 2019: As it happened

Sumit Nagal won the first set 6-4 in the match against Swiss legend Roger Federer.

Aug 27, 2019, 08:17 AM IST
Canada's Milos Raonic pulls out of US Open with glute injury

Canada's Milos Raonic pulls out of US Open with glute injury

Canadian tennis player Milos Raonic has pulled out of the fourth and final major of the season i.e US Open due to a glute injury. 

Aug 26, 2019, 17:18 PM IST
Is Nick Kyrgios running out of time to mature?

Is Nick Kyrgios running out of time to mature?

Kyrgios, the 28th seed who will play American Steve Johnson in the first round on Tuesday, arrives in New York on the back of a second round loss at the Cincinnati Masters where he again made

Aug 25, 2019, 14:43 PM IST