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  • Cilic rekindles Arthur Ashe magic at U.S. Open
    Cilic rekindles Arthur Ashe magic at U.S. Open Reuters - 7 hours ago

    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 - 8 hours ago

    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 - 8 hours ago

    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 - 9 hours ago

    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 - 9 hours ago

    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 - 9 hours ago

    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 - 10 hours ago

    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 »

  • Federer eases into second round; others toil in heat
    Federer eases into second round; others toil in heat Reuters - Wed, Sep 2, 2015 5:41 AM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roger Federer glided to victory on another hot, steamy day at the U.S. Open, the envy of a clutch of men's players made to work overtime on Tuesday at the season's final grand slam. Federer, who has been in … More »

  • Teenage takeover: Most teens in U.S. Open men's draw since 1990
    Teenage takeover: Most teens in U.S. Open men's draw since 1990 Busted Racquet - Wed, Sep 2, 2015 2:37 AM SGT

    There are 10 teenagers in this year's U.S. Open men's main draw, the most since 12 played in 1990. … More »

  • Nadal flashes old form in win over Coric
    Nadal flashes old form in win over Coric Reuters - Tue, Sep 1, 2015 1:22 PM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal showed flashes of his top form under the lights at Arthur Ashe Stadium to beat young Croat Borna Coric 6-3 6-2 4-6 6-4 and close Day One at the U.S. Open tennis championships on Monday. The first two … More »

  • Top seeds in a hurry on day of U.S. Open upsets
    Top seeds in a hurry on day of U.S. Open upsets Reuters - Tue, Sep 1, 2015 1:17 PM SGT

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - World number ones Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic launched their U.S. Open title bids in ruthless style on Monday, while Kei Nishikori's hopes of making another magical run to the final came to a shuddering … More »

  • Venus needs three sets to advance at U.S. Open
    Venus needs three sets to advance at U.S. Open Reuters - Tue, Sep 1, 2015 10:33 AM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Two-times winner Venus Williams was tested by unseeded Puerto Rican Monica Puig but prevailed in three sets on Monday to give the Williams family a positive start on opening day at the U.S. Open. Williams, seeded … More »

  • Ones wild for Djokovic in speedy first-round win
    Ones wild for Djokovic in speedy first-round win Reuters - Tue, Sep 1, 2015 10:31 AM SGT

    By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top-seeded world number one Novak Djokovic raced into the second round of the U.S. Open with a 6-1 6-1 6-1 demolition of Joao Souza of Brazil to close Monday's first day session at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Djokovic … More »

  • Ones wild for Djokovic as he races to first round win
    Ones wild for Djokovic as he races to first round win Reuters - Tue, Sep 1, 2015 6:19 AM SGT

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Top-seeded world number one Novak Djokovic raced into the second round of the U.S. Open with a 6-1 6-1 6-1 demolition of Joao Souza of Brazil to close Monday's first day session at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Djokovic had to wait in … More »

  • Nishikori, Ivanovic out as U.S. Open starts with upsets
    Nishikori, Ivanovic out as U.S. Open starts with upsets Reuters - Tue, Sep 1, 2015 6:05 AM SGT

    By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Kei Nishikori was back in the U.S. Open spotlight on Monday but for all the wrong reasons as last year's runner-up headlined a day of first-round upsets at Flushing Meadows. Fourth seed Nishikori, who last … More »

  • More dominant athlete: Serena Williams or Ronda Rousey?
    More dominant athlete: Serena Williams or Ronda Rousey? Busted Racquet - Tue, Sep 1, 2015 4:20 AM SGT

    One has dominated tennis for over a decade, the other can't be beat in the octagon. Who's your pick? … 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