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September 1st, 2017

Third Round US Open Thoughts; Federer, Nadal And What The Heck Is Going On!

What is going on at the US Open?

Posted by Sean Randall @ 2:35 pm in US Open | 27 Comments »

September 1st, 2017

Old Men Federer, Nadal Hobble Into 3rd Rd. After Struggles at US Open

“[My back is] better than the first round, so I’m happy,” Federer said afterwards. “Yeah, this match wasn’t about the back, which is good. This is more just a grind. I felt different, completely different, the way it played and everything. But I’m really, really happy I got through.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 1:17 am in Tennis, US Open | 37 Comments »

September 1st, 2017

Pliskova Narrowly Avoids Upset Bug, Osaka Rambles On at US Open

“Her level was quite high in the beginning of the match,” Pliskova said.

Posted by Staff @ 12:32 am in Tennis, US Open | 2 Comments »

August 31st, 2017

Alexander Zverev Found His US Open Loss To Borna Coric Very Upsetting

Alexander Zverev still hasn’t made a Grand Slam quarterfinal.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:54 pm in US Open | 2 Comments »

August 31st, 2017

Denis Shapovalov: I Grew Up Wanting To Play A Night Match On Ashe, It Was Fun!

Denis Shapovalov continues to make a case he’s going to be a great player.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:47 pm in US Open | No Comments »

August 31st, 2017

Nick Kyrgios: I Have Good Weeks, I Have Bad Weeks, It’s The Story Of My Career

Nick Kyrgios was hit with a $5,500 total fine for yesterday’s two infractions on court.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:36 pm in US Open | No Comments »

August 31st, 2017

Roger Federer Is So Chill He Decided To Practice On The Public Courts At Central Park [Video]

Roger Federer can practice anywhere.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 1:22 pm in US Open | 24 Comments »

August 31st, 2017

Zverev Shocked, Shapovalov Upset Run Continues at US Open; Federer, Nadal Return Thurs.

“I just played very, very bad in the second and third set,” Zverev said.

Posted by Staff @ 1:06 am in US Open | 156 Comments »

August 31st, 2017

Wozniacki Ousted as No. 1 Pretenders Continue to Fall at US Open

“To save three match points, I think it was crazy,” Kuznetsova said. “It was a tough one. I’m happy I survive. But I’m definitely not happy with my performance today.”

Posted by Staff @ 1:01 am in Tennis, US Open | 7 Comments »

August 30th, 2017

Federer: Playing Under The Ashe Roof Is Cool; Nadal: Playing Under The Ashe Roof Is Too Noisy

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer don’t agree on the Ashe noise when the roof is closed.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:16 pm in US Open | 28 Comments »

August 30th, 2017

Roger Federer: If I Enter A Tournament, I Believe I Can Go Deep

Roger Federer says he’s feeling good, but is he?

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:01 pm in US Open | 3 Comments »

August 30th, 2017

Nadal Wins, Federer Escapes Tiafoe Test Tuesday at US Open; Cilic, Delpo Wed.

“At the beginning of the match, he played well. I didn’t,” said Nadal, who saw Lajovic serve for the first set at 5-4. “That’s part of the nerves a little bit, and you need to win matches, no?”

Posted by Staff @ 1:00 am in US Open | 72 Comments »

August 30th, 2017

US Open Hits Keep Coming as Kerber Ousted 1st Round

“She’s a very aggressive player, but I know this before,” said Kerber, who will now drop out of the Top 10. “She served very well and was going for it. Yeah, she played a very good match from the beginning.”

Posted by Staff @ 12:26 am in Tennis, US Open | No Comments »

August 29th, 2017

Sock Socked as Americans Open Play at US Open; Nadal, Federer Tuesday

“The last eight, nine days I’m practicing full without thinking about it,” Cilic says of his health. “That’s quite good. With this first match out of the way, I think that just resolves everything.”

Posted by Staff @ 2:03 am in US Open | No Comments »

August 29th, 2017

Sharapova Shines, 2 Top 10 Seeds Exit on Opening Day at US Open

“First round’s always, you know, tricky,” Wozniacki said after beating the qualifier Buzarnescu. “You just want to get through them, get them done, and move on, especially in Grand Slams. I was happy to finish off in two sets.”

Posted by Staff @ 1:27 am in Tennis, US Open | 18 Comments »