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US Open 2020: Austrian Dominic Thiem grinds past Russia's Daniil Medvedev to reach final

US Open 2020: Austrian Dominic Thiem grinds past Russia's Daniil Medvedev to reach final

Three-time Grand Slam finalist, Thiem, will now take on Germany's Alexander Zverev in a bid for his first major title 

Sep 12, 2020, 12:52 PM IST
US Open 2020: Alexander Zverev fights past Pablo Carreno Busta to reach first Grand Slam final

US Open 2020: Alexander Zverev fights past Pablo Carreno Busta to reach first Grand Slam final

Zverev, is bidding to become the first German Grand Slam champion since Boris Becker won the 1996 Australian Open and will face second seed Dominic Thiem in Sunday`s final.

Sep 12, 2020, 12:25 PM IST
Serena Williams heads to French Open with time running out for Grand Slam No. 24

Serena Williams heads to French Open with time running out for Grand Slam No. 24

The American great has remained one title behind Margaret Court`s all-time record since bagging her 23rd Grand Slam singles trophy at the Australian Open in January 2017.

Sep 11, 2020, 13:51 PM IST
US Open 2020: Victoria Azarenka stuns Serena Williams to set up Naomi Osaka showdown

US Open 2020: Victoria Azarenka stuns Serena Williams to set up Naomi Osaka showdown

The Belarusian has now set up a clash against Japanese tennis player and world No.10 Naomi Osaka in the final of the Grand Slam event.  

Sep 11, 2020, 10:59 AM IST
Naomi Osaka downs Jennifer Brady to reach U.S. Open final

Naomi Osaka downs Jennifer Brady to reach U.S. Open final

Two-times Grand Slam champion Naomi Osaka advanced to the U.S. Open final for the second time in her career with a 7-6(1), 3-6, 6-3 victory over big-hitting Jennifer Brady on Thursday.

Sep 11, 2020, 09:15 AM IST
French Open to allow spectators amid COVID-19 pandemic

French Open to allow spectators amid COVID-19 pandemic

The French Open, which was originally scheduled to start in May, has been moved back to September 27-October 11 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sep 10, 2020, 12:20 PM IST
Sublime Dominic Thiem tames Alex de Minaur to reach US Open semi-finals

Sublime Dominic Thiem tames Alex de Minaur to reach US Open semi-finals

Second seed Dominic Thiem delivered a sublime performance to dismantle Australian Alex de Minaur 6-1, 6-2, 6-4 on Wednesday and canter into the semi-finals of the U.S. Open.

Sep 10, 2020, 11:16 AM IST
US Open: Clinical Daniil Medvedev sees off Andrey Rublev to reach semis

US Open: Clinical Daniil Medvedev sees off Andrey Rublev to reach semis

Daniil Medvedev continued his march towards a first Grand Slam title on Wednesday, powering into the U.S. Open semi-finals with a clinical 7-6(6), 6-3, 7-6(5) victory over childhood friend Andrey

Sep 10, 2020, 09:17 AM IST
Serena Williams survives Tsvetana Pironkova test to reach U.S. Open semis

Serena Williams survives Tsvetana Pironkova test to reach U.S. Open semis

Williams has been stuck on 23 Grand Slam singles titles, one shy of Margaret Court`s record, since winning the 2017 Australian Open.

Sep 10, 2020, 09:09 AM IST
US Open 2020: Gritty Alexander Zverev edges past Borna Coric to reach semi-finals

US Open 2020: Gritty Alexander Zverev edges past Borna Coric to reach semi-finals

With this victory, Zverev became the first German male to reach the last four at the US Open since Boris Becker in 1995

Sep 09, 2020, 18:32 PM IST
US Open 2020: Naomi Osaka enters semifinals after straight-sets victory over Shelby Rogers

US Open 2020: Naomi Osaka enters semifinals after straight-sets victory over Shelby Rogers

The Japanese player stayed on track for a second major at Flushing Meadows with a convincing win in the quarters. She will next face American Jennifer Brady in the semis

Sep 09, 2020, 12:56 PM IST
US Open 2020: Serena Williams books quarterfinal berth after tough test against Maria Sakkari

US Open 2020: Serena Williams books quarterfinal berth after tough test against Maria Sakkari

Williams stays on track in her bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam singles title

Sep 08, 2020, 15:33 PM IST
French Open 2020: 11,500 fans to be allowed between three showcourts per day

French Open 2020: 11,500 fans to be allowed between three showcourts per day

The announcement comes amidst the ongoing US Open 2020, which is being played behind closed doors.

Sep 08, 2020, 15:02 PM IST
US Open 2020: Indo-Canadian pair Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov lose men's doubles quarterfinal clash

US Open 2020: Indo-Canadian pair Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov lose men's doubles quarterfinal clash

The Indo-Canadian pairing failed to secure a semifinal berth in the ongoing US Open 2020 as they lost 5-7, 5-7 to Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau in two closely fought sets

Sep 08, 2020, 14:21 PM IST
US Open 2020: Novak Djokovic posts message for fans after lineswoman gets heavily trolled on social media

US Open 2020: Novak Djokovic posts message for fans after lineswoman gets heavily trolled on social media

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic on Tuesday (September 8) urged his fans not to vent their anger against the US Open lineswoman who was mistakenly hit by the ball that led to the suspension of Djokovic in

Sep 08, 2020, 11:49 AM IST
Mask after mask, Naomi Osaka extends support to 'Black Lives Matter' protest at US Open 2020

Mask after mask, Naomi Osaka extends support to 'Black Lives Matter' protest at US Open 2020

The 2018 US Open champion has been at the forefront of the Black Lives Matter movement. In each round, the player born to a Haitian father and Japanese mother, is wearing a different mask which bears

Sep 07, 2020, 14:12 PM IST
US Open 2020: Referee says 'no other option' in Novak Djokovic disqualification

US Open 2020: Referee says 'no other option' in Novak Djokovic disqualification

Djokovic, the world no. 1, was stunningly disqualified after he hit a ball straight at a line judge during his fourth round match against Pablo Carreno Busta. The disqualification put paid to the

Sep 07, 2020, 11:53 AM IST
Novak Djokovic’s US Open disqualification worst moment of his career: Former coach Boris Becker

Novak Djokovic’s US Open disqualification worst moment of his career: Former coach Boris Becker

Djokovic was well on-course for his 18th Grand Slam title but was stunningly disqualified from the US Open 2020 after he hit a line judge with the ball in his fourth round match against Pablo Carreno

Sep 07, 2020, 09:38 AM IST
Novak Djokovic disqualified from US Open 2020 after hitting lineswoman with ball

Novak Djokovic disqualified from US Open 2020 after hitting lineswoman with ball

World number one Novak Djokovic was disqualified in the fourth round of US Open on Sunday (September 6) after the Serbian star hit a lineswoman with a ball during his match against Spain's Pablo

Sep 07, 2020, 06:50 AM IST
US Open 2020: Indo-Canadian pair Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov reach men's doubles quarterfinals

US Open 2020: Indo-Canadian pair Rohan Bopanna-Denis Shapovalov reach men's doubles quarterfinals

Bopanna, 40, is the sole Indian left in the Grand Slam following the exits of Sumit Nagal and Divij Sharan 

Sep 06, 2020, 15:45 PM IST