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  • New York City teacher arrested for flying drone at U.S. Open stadium Reuters - 16 hours ago

    By Katie Reilly NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City public school teacher was arrested early on Friday on reckless endangerment and other charges after a drone he was operating crashed into the stands in a stadium where a U.S. Open tennis match … More »

  • Fourth seed Wozniacki falls to Cetkovska
    Fourth seed Wozniacki falls to Cetkovska Reuters - Fri, Sep 4, 2015 2:24 PM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Caroline Wozniacki became the highest seed to fall in the upset-filled women's draw at the U.S. Open when Czech Petra Cetkovska stunned the Dane 6-4 5-7 7-6(1) at Flushing Meadows on Thursday. The upset left only … More »

  • Murray overcomes two-set deficit in New York heat
    Murray overcomes two-set deficit in New York heat Reuters - Fri, Sep 4, 2015 10:37 AM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Andy Murray made another of his trademark stirring fightbacks as the third-seeded Scot powered past Frenchman Adrian Mannarino after dropping the first two sets of their second round encounter at a sweltering U.S. … More »

  • Wawrinka powers to victory over Korean teenager Reuters - Fri, Sep 4, 2015 10:34 AM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stan Wawrinka outslugged promising South Korean teenager Chung Hyeon 7-6(2) 7-6(4) 7-6(6) to reach the third round of the U.S. Open tennis championships on Thursday. The French Open champion belted 26 aces and … More »

  • Murray escapes from two-set deficit against Mannarino
    Murray escapes from two-set deficit against Mannarino Reuters - Fri, Sep 4, 2015 6:51 AM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Andy Murray made another of his trademark escapes as the third-seeded Scot overcame Frenchman Adrian Mannarino after losing the first two sets to reach the third round of the U.S. Open on Thursday. Murray, who … More »

  • Fame and perks are fleeting for former-U.S. champ Stosur Reuters - Fri, Sep 4, 2015 4:02 AM SGT

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Sam Stosur is discovering fame is fleeting and so are the perks that come with being a grand slam winner, even at Flushing Meadows where she was crowned U.S. Open champion in 2011. The toast of the Big Apple … More »

  • Djokovic clicks into gear, races to third round
    Djokovic clicks into gear, races to third round Reuters - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 1:17 PM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic took a while to warm up against Austrian Andreas Haider-Maurer but shifted into gear to close out the first set and then raced to a 6-4 6-1 6-2 win that closed Wednesday's play of the U.S. Open. … More »

  • Don't expect to see any veterans do mid-match interviews
    Don't expect to see any veterans do mid-match interviews Busted Racquet - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 10:05 AM SGT

    ESPN tried something knew when an announcer interviewed CoCo Vandeweghe in the middle of her first-round match. The players are giving the tactic mixed reviews … More »

  • Rafa, Venus survive second round
    Rafa, Venus survive second round Busted Racquet - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 9:48 AM SGT

    No. 8 Rafael Nadal pulls out the win in straight sets … More »

  • Cilic rekindles Arthur Ashe magic at U.S. Open
    Cilic rekindles Arthur Ashe magic at U.S. Open Reuters - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 7:03 AM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Returning to the scene of his grandest tennis achievement had a magical impact on defending champion Marin Cilic, who powered his way into the third round of the U.S. Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Wednesday. … More »

  • Fish exits U.S. Open but walks away a winner Reuters - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 6:46 AM SGT

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Under a blazing sun a drained Mardy Fish walked onto the court in front of thousands of adoring fans, raised his hands, smiled and waved goodbye to the U.S. Open and a career following a second-round loss. For … More »

  • Federer to face Darcis in U.S. Open second round
    Federer to face Darcis in U.S. Open second round Reuters - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 5:58 AM SGT

    World number two Roger Federer will continue his bid for a sixth U.S. Open title when he takes on Belgium's Steve Darcis in the second round at the Arthur Ashe Stadium on Thursday. Swiss Federer, who has been in sizzling form since reaching the … More »

  • Serena survives early test to keep Grand Slam bid alive
    Serena survives early test to keep Grand Slam bid alive Reuters - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 5:37 AM SGT

    Serena Williams took her second step in a drive to complete the first calendar-year Grand Slam in 27 years by beating Kiki Bertens 7-6(5) 6-3 in the second round of the U.S. Open tennis championships at Flushing Meadows. The 110th-ranked Dutchwoman … More »

  • Serena Williams gets a scare before advancing in the U.S. Open
    Serena Williams gets a scare before advancing in the U.S. Open Busted Racquet - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 4:57 AM SGT

    Williams is on to the third round of the U.S. Open, one step closer to the historic calendar Grand Slam … More »

  • Cilic into U.S. Open third round; Fish takes final bow
    Cilic into U.S. Open third round; Fish takes final bow Reuters - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 4:56 AM SGT

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Defending champion Marin Cilic powered into the third round of the U.S. Open with a routine win over Russia's Evgeny Donskoy on Wednesday while the curtain came down on American Mardy Fish's career. After … More »

  • Serena's next opponent has bright orange hair
    Serena's next opponent has bright orange hair Busted Racquet - Thu, Sep 3, 2015 4:08 AM SGT

    Stuffy tennis style? Not for Bethanie Mattek-Sands … More »

  • Federer romps, Murray quiets Kyrgios
    Federer romps, Murray quiets Kyrgios Reuters - Wed, Sep 2, 2015 1:21 PM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roger Federer glided into the second round on a hot, steamy day at Flushing Meadows, while Andy Murray ushered talented young Australian Nick Kyrgios out of another grand slam event at the U.S. Open on Tuesday. … More »

  • For one night only, Nick Kyrgios show rolls through New York
    For one night only, Nick Kyrgios show rolls through New York Busted Racquet - Wed, Sep 2, 2015 10:31 AM SGT

    The 20-year-old Aussie came in as tennis' latest bad boy. In a loss to Andy Murray, he gave no indication that he's changing his ways. … More »

  • Federer plots his way to first-round rout
    Federer plots his way to first-round rout Reuters - Wed, Sep 2, 2015 8:07 AM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roger Federer was in a different class than his first-round opponent but the Swiss master took pains to prepare for Leonardo Mayer as he would for his fiercest rival before logging a lopsided victory on Tuesday. … More »

  • Hewitt extends U.S. Open farewell with a win
    Hewitt extends U.S. Open farewell with a win Reuters - Wed, Sep 2, 2015 6:35 AM SGT

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - A fist-pumping Lleyton Hewitt turned back the clock as he wore down an injured Aleksandr Nedovyesov 6-0 7-6(2) 1-0 on Tuesday to extend his U.S. Open grand slam goodbye. Playing on a small outside court in the … More »

Rankings

    Points
1 Novak Djokovic 14865
2 Roger Federer 9065
3 Andy Murray 8840
4 Kei Nishikori 6205
5 Stanislas Wawrinka 5710
6 Tomáš Berdych 5230
7 David Ferrer 3695
8 Rafael Nadal 3680
9 Marin Cilic 3550
10 Milos Raonic 2880