Stories tagged: U.S. Open
UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018, 4:27 p.m.
His irons are sublime, his driver for the most part long and straight.
Sat., June 9, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
The U.S. Open prefers to be looked upon as the ultimate test in golf, which can be an invitation for trouble. Mike Davis knows that as well as anyone. The …
UPDATED: Sat., June 9, 2018, 6:10 p.m.
Such is the stature of century-old Shinnecock Hills that it seems everyone can’t wait for the U.S. Open. No one is more excited about a return to Shinnecock Hills than …
UPDATED: Thu., June 7, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Tiger Woods will play the opening two rounds of the U.S. Open with Justin Thomas and Dustin Johnson. It will be the 10th anniversary of Woods’ most recent U.S. Open …
Thu., April 12, 2018, 10:25 a.m.
Tiger Woods has filed his entry to play in the U.S. Open for the first time since 2015. The USGA says Woods officially entered four days after he tied for …
Wed., April 11, 2018, 6:49 p.m.
The U.S. Open will have 25-second serve clocks on all of its courts during main draw matches this year to enforce time limits between points. The Grand Slam tournament will …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 10:54 p.m.
Rafael Nadal entered the 2017 Grand Slam season on a 2
Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 8 p.m.
U.S. Open finalists Rafael Nadal and Kevin Anderson are both professional tennis players who were born in 1986. Not much else in common.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 5:18 p.m.
Martina Hingis and Jamie Murray won the U.S. Open mixed doubles title Saturday, beating Michael Venus of New Zealand and Chan Hao-Ching of Taiwan 6-1, 4-6, 10-8 in a match …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 9, 2017, 5:17 p.m.
Sloane Stephens never looked shaken by the setting or the stakes in her first Grand Slam final. Her opponent, Madison Keys, most definitely did.
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 9:30 p.m.
Rafael Nadal went into his U.S. Open semifinal against Juan Martin del Potro with a relatively simple game plan: Stay away from the big guy’s flat, fearsome forehand and instead …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
Unseeded Sloane Stephens was two points from defeat before coming back to beat Venus Williams 6-1, 0-6, 7-5 in the U.S. Open semifinals. No. 15 Madison Keys overwhelmed No. 20 …
Thu., Sept. 7, 2017, 2:04 p.m.
Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin del Potro will meet in the U.S. Open semifinals. Nadal has won the tournament twice and del Potro has won it once. The other semifinal …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 6, 2017, 10:13 p.m.
Roger Federer was unable to set up his first U.S. Open match against Rafael Nadal. Federer lost in the quarterfinals to Juan Martin del Potro in four sets. The U.S. …
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 9:49 p.m.
Juan Martin del Potro’s stay at the U.S. Open really should be over. Nearly was.
Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
Maybe this was just one three-setter too many for Maria Sharapova.
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 11:04 p.m.
This was Roger Federer at his hard-to-beat best, so unlike the pair of uncomfortable five-setters he labored through to begin the U.S. Open.
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 1, 2017, 9:02 p.m.
Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov became the youngest man in nearly three decades to reach the fourth round of the U.S. Open. Shapovalov is 18. He advanced when Kyle Edmund retired …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 9:36 p.m.
Roger Federer set aside an uncharacteristic 68 unforced errors and pulled out his second five-set victory in a row at the U.S. Open. Federer came back to edge Mikhail Youzhny …
Wed., Aug. 30, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
No one, not even Maria Sharapova herself, knew quite what to expect from her return to Grand Slam tennis at the U.S. Open.
Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 11:37 p.m.
The question was rather simple after Angelique Kerber became only the second defending U.S. Open champion in the professional era to lose in the first round.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 5:32 p.m.
Venus Williams stayed in the crowded hunt for the No. 1 ranking – even though she had no idea that she has a shot at that spot.
Sun., Aug. 27, 2017, 1:28 p.m.
Andy Roddick was the last American man to win a Grand Slam title, all the way back at the 2003 U.S. Open. The last American woman other than Serena Williams …
Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 7:37 p.m.
His voice choking, Andy Murray unexpectedly announced Saturday that he was withdrawing from the U.S. Open because of a hip injury, adding to the lengthy list of top players who …
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 6:47 p.m.
Even Roger Federer says it would be “totally surreal” if he could collect his third Grand Slam title of the year at the U.S. Open. He hasn’t won the U.S. …
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 7:49 p.m.
Maria Sharapova has been granted a wild-card invitation for the U.S. Open’s main draw. Sharapova is among eight women given entry into the 128-player field by the U.S. Tennis Association. …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
Defending champion Stan Wawrinka has pulled out of the U.S. Open because of an injured knee. He will have a “medical intervention” and sit out the rest of 2017. He …
Sun., July 9, 2017, 6:27 p.m.
The return of major championship golf to the Pacific Northwest may depend on the fate of the greens at Chambers Bay.
UPDATED: Sun., July 2, 2017, 10:31 p.m.
Kenny Perry withdrew from the U.S. Senior Open last year after two rounds with a swollen knee and doubts about whether he would ever play again.
Tue., June 27, 2017, 1:07 p.m.
A sure sign that the USGA needs to take a closer look at how it sets up the U.S. Open is when it draws comparisons with the Travelers Championship a …