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September 5th, 2014

Serena, Woz Line up Pressure-packed (re: Choke?) US Open Women’s Final

“I’m just really excited to be in the final now,” said Williams who led 6-1, 5-1. “In the beginning of the week I definitely wasn’t sure that I would make it this long. Definitely wasn’t sure I’d still be here.”

Posted by Staff @ 10:39 pm in Tennis, US Open | 15 Comments »

September 5th, 2014

Will It Be Federer v Djokovic Monday In The US Open Finals? Saturday SF Picks And Pans

Sean Randall makes his picks for the US Open men’s semifinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 7:57 pm in US Open | 406 Comments »

September 5th, 2014

Roger Federer’s Career 0-2 Comebacks [Chart]

Here’s a list of Roger Federer’s nine career 0-2 comebacks.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:02 pm in Charts, US Open | 30 Comments »

September 5th, 2014

Tomas Berdych Apologizes For Double Bounce Incident At US Open

Tomas Berdych was irate after this call.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:42 pm in US Open, Videos | 12 Comments »

September 5th, 2014

US Open Women’s SFs: Serena v Makarova, Wozniacki v Peng

Preview notes on the US Open women’s semifinals.

Posted by Staff @ 12:12 pm in US Open | 9 Comments »

September 5th, 2014

Gael Monfils: Federer Started Mixing Everything Up, That’s Why He’s The Greatest

Gael Monfils speaks about his loss to Roger Federer at the US Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:15 am in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 5th, 2014

Roger Federer: It’s Unbelievable To Win Matches Like These In Slams

Roger Federer had to save match points in an incredible comeback from two sets down Thursday night.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:03 am in US Open | 4 Comments »

September 5th, 2014

Marin Cilic: I’m Playing The Best Tennis Of My Career, But I Want To Play Better

Marin Cilic talks about what it means to reach the US Open semis.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:43 am in US Open | 1 Comment »

September 5th, 2014

Poll: What Will Happen In The Monday US Open Final? Djokovic d Federer?

Will Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in the Monday US Open final? Have you say.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:25 am in Polls, US Open | 2 Comments »

September 5th, 2014

Federer Wins Comeback Shocker Over Monfils; Women’s SFs Friday at US Open With Serena, Wozniacki

“[The crowd] was unbelievable, incredible,” Federer said. “I think it was awesome for both guys — Gael put up an incredible fight and played such good tennis…When I was down two match points, that’s when I wasn’t feeling so great anymore…I served well and stayed in the match and somehow turned it around.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:00 am in US Open | 118 Comments »