Raducanu jumps 127 spots in ATP rankings after dream US Open win

British teen Emma Raducanu has jumped 127 spots in the WTA rankings to a career-high No. 23 after completing a dream qualifier-to-champion run at the U.S. Open. The 18-year-old from Britain began the year ranked 345th, rose to 179th in July by reaching Wimbledon's fourth round in her Grand Slam d

British teen sensation Emma Raducanu wins historic US Open title

The U.S. Open witnessed history on Saturday as British teenager Emma Raducanu became the first qualifier to capture a Grand Slam by defeating Canada's Leylah Fernandez in the women's final. The 18-year-old was the first British woman in 44 years to win a Slam crown after beating 19-year-old left-

Djokovic to play for Grand Slam against Medvedev in US Open final

Novak Djokovic will play Daniil Medvedev to try and complete the first men’s singles calendar-year Grand Slam since 1969 after defeating Tokyo Olympic champion Alexander Zverev in Friday’s US Open semifinals.Top-ranked Djokovic outlasted the German fourth seed 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 t

Djokovic fights back to beat Berrettini in four sets

Novak Djokovic again fought back from a set down to beat Matteo Berrettini 5-7 6-2 6-2 6-3 and move into the U.S. Open semi-finals on Wednesday, the Serb now just two wins away from a 21st major that would complete a calendar-year Grand Slam.Djokovic takes a step up in class in the next round, whe

Djokovic labors to US Open quarters to keep Slam quest on track

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic labored past American Jenson Brooksby to U.S. Open on Monday to keep on track his quest for the first men's singles calendar-year Grand Slam in 52 years. Djokovic rallied past 99th-ranked Brooksby 1-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 to book a quarterfinal encounter with Italian sixth se

Djokovic through to US Open last 16, top seed Barty crashes out

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic is just four wins away from completing the first men's singles calendar-year Grand Slam in 52 years after he defeated Japan's Kei Nishikori on Saturday. Women's top seed Ashleigh Barty was not so lucky, however, as the Australian was eliminated in a stunning fightback f

Relentless Raducanu races into U.S. Open last 16

British teenager Emma Raducanu extended her dream run at Flushing Meadows with a comprehensive 6-0 6-1 victory over Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo to storm into the last 16 the U.S. Open on Saturday.The 18-year-old Raducanu, who burst onto the scene earlier this year by reaching the fourth round at W

Djokovic a step closer to calendar Slam, Barty through at US Open

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic took a step closer to the first men's singles calendar-year Grand Slam since 1969 by reaching the third round of the U.S. Open on Friday. The 34-year-old Serbian cruised past 121st-ranked Dutchman Tallon Griekspoor 6-2, 6-3, 6-2 at Arthur Ashe Stadium to book a third-ro

Stefanos Tsitsipas, Naomi Osaka through to US Open 3rd round

Stefanos Tsitsipas cruised to U.S. Open third round on Wednesday but was again criticized for taking another trademark long bathroom break. The 23-year-old Greek third seed was booed after taking more than eight minutes between the third and fourth sets but dominated after his extended toilet tri

Osaka cruises, Tsitsipas sends off Murray in US Open

Defending champion Naomi Osaka made a flying start to the U.S. Open as she downed Czech Marie Bouzkova 6-4, 6-1 at a packed Arthur Ashe Stadium on Monday. In the men's tournament, Greek third seed Stefanos Tsitsipas struggled past Andy Murray in five sets, while Daniil Medvedev defeated Frenchman

Serena Williams withdraws from US Open through injury

Serena Williams has pulled out of next week’s US Open because of a hamstring injury, the 23-time Grand Slam winner announced on her Instagram page on Wednesday.“After careful consideration and following the advice of my doctors and medical team, I have decided to withdraw from the US O

Djokovic U.S. Open favourite but let's see, says in-form Zverev

Alexander Zverev will take an 11-match winning streak into the U.S. Open after adding the Western & Southern Open title to his Olympic gold medal on Sunday but still rates Novak Djokovic as favourite to take the title at Flushing Meadow. The German world number four defeated Russian Andrey Rub

Osaka stunned by Teichmann at Western & Southern Open

An error-prone Naomi Osaka was stunned 3-6 6-3 6-3 by Jil Teichmann in the Western & Southern Open third round in Cincinnati on Thursday but the world number two said she had tried her best and would not lose any sleep over the defeat.Osaka cruised through the first set and looked like she wou

Lucky Seventh as Zverev Finally Wins at ATP Cincinnati

Olympic champion Alexander Zverev struck gold at the ATP Cincinnati Masters on Wednesday with his first victory at the US Open tuneup event in seven attempts. The German has been deep in a rut from his first appearance in 2015 at the Midwest US venue, exiting in the first round every time. But t

Murray makes triumphant return at Western and Southern Open

Andy Murray looked sharp in his first singles match since Wimbledon, rolling to a straight-sets win over Richard Gasquet at the Western and Southern Open.Murray defeated the veteran Frenchman 6-4 6-4 on a rainy opening day in Cincinnati, capitalising on a strong service game to advance.Murray had

Federer to Have Knee Surgery, Has ‘Glimmer of Hope’ for Return

Roger Federer will miss the upcoming US Open and be sidelined for many months because he needs more knee surgery, an operation that the Swiss great said on Sunday will give him a “glimmer of hope” that he can resume his glittering career. The 40-year-old Federer, speaking on a video p

Medvedev dominates Opelka to win ATP Toronto Masters

Daniil Medvedev neutralized the attack of American serving giant Reilly Opelka on Sunday, dominating 6-4, 6-3 to win the ATP Toronto Masters.The world number two Russian needed just 87 minutes, limiting his 2.11m opponent to just eight aces and breaking him three times while saving all four break

Novak Djokovic 'getting better and better' after easing into Tokyo Olympics semi-finals

Novak Djokovic warned his remaining rivals in Tokyo that he is "getting better and better" after a statement win over Japan's Kei Nishikori in the Olympic quarter-finals on Thursday took him a step closer to the golden Grand Slam while dashing the hopes of the host nation. Djokovic, 34, was on an