Tennis

The Latest: Nadal edges Thiem in 5th-set…

The Latest: Defending champion Rafael Nadal edged Dominic Thiem in a fifth-set tiebreaker to win their U.S. Open quarterfinal

Wheelchair competition gets going at US Open

The wheelchair tennis competition at the U.S. Open continues to gain visibility

'10 French champ Schiavone retires, shifts focus to coaching

2010 French Open champion Francesca Schiavone announced her retirement at age 38 during a news conference at the U.S. Open; she was the first Italian woman to win a Grand Slam singles title

Mike Bryan, minus Bob, moves into another Grand Slam final

Mike Bryan continues to excel at the U.S. Open, even without his twin brother and longtime doubles partner Bob

Nishikori, Osaka give Japan historic tennis day…

Kei Nishikori and Naomi Osaka advance to semifinals to US Open, a first for Japan

Djokovic tops Federer's conqueror for 11th US…

Novak Djokovic moved a step closer to a third championship at Flushing Meadows and 14th Grand Slam title overall by eliminating John Millman 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 to get to the tournament's semifinals for an 11th appearance in a row

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The Latest: Vandeweghe, Barty knock out top seeds…

The Latest: Vandeweghe, Barty knock out top seeds in women's doubles at U.S. Open

Williams puts aside shaky start to beat Pliskova…

Serena Williams put aside a shaky start to beat Karolina Pliskova in the U.S. Open quarterfinals

US Open tournament director: Courts were slowed 'a touch'

U.S. Open tournament director David Brewer says that the event's hard courts were purposely slowed down 'a touch' in response to players noting in recent years that the surface seemed to be speeding up.

WTA calls for equal treatment of players, on-court coaching

The WTA is calling for equal treatment of all tennis players and coaching to be allowed across the sport in the aftermath of the U.S. Open final

The Latest: Djokovic: Umpire changed course of…

The Latest: Djokovic: Umpire changed course of Serena match

Mattek-Sands completes comeback with Open title…

Jamie Murray and Bethanie Mattek-Sands win U.S. Open mixed doubles title

Williams: Umpire treated her differently than a…

Serena Williams thought she was treated more harshly by the chair umpire in the U.S. Open final than a man would have been

Japan rejoices in having first grand slam champion

Japanese tennis and non-tennis fans alike are celebrating one of their own winning a Grand Slam tournament for the first time

The Latest: Tennis great King says double…

Tennis great Billie Jean King says there are double standards in tennis.

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Big 3 back to Nos. 1-2-3; Osaka at No. 7 after US Open title

Novak Djokovic's U.S. Open title has moved him up three spots to No. 3 in the ATP rankings, behind Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer, making the Big 3 the top three for the first time in 3½ years

US Davis Cup players try to stay out of Williams…

The men on the United States' Davis Cup team are treading very carefully over Serena Williams' insinuation that sexism played a role in the code violations she received during the U.S. Open final

Luck on France's side, again, ahead of Davis Cup semifinals

Sadly for France, Yannick Noah is leaving his job as Davis Cup captain at the end of the year

Serena Williams' treatment resonates among black…

Black women say Serena Williams' experience at the U.S. Open final resonates with them

Serena Williams talks fashion, not fouls at Las…

Tennis star Serena Williams talked about her fashion business, not tennis fouls during an appearance before a business convention in Las Vegas

Nike unveils Kaepernick ad to air during NFL…

Nike has unveiled its first "Just Do It" ad narrated by Colin Kaepernick, a spot scheduled to air during the NFL season opener on Thursday night as well as during the U.S. Open tennis tournament and other major sporting events

So tough not to sweat the small stuff at hot, humid US Open

Don't sweat the small stuff? That's hard to do at this US Open doubling as a sauna

Nadal vs del Potro, Djokovic vs Nishikori in US Open semis

Rafael Nadal may have to beat Juan Martin del Potro and Novak Djokovic to defend his U.S. Open title

Mike Bryan, Sock win US Open, but remain a…

Mike Bryan and Jack Sock won their second straight Grand Slam doubles title together, beating Lukasz Kubot and Marcelo Melo 6-3, 6-1 to win the U.S. Open

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