Stories tagged: U.S. Open
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 …
Sun., June 18, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
The words commonly associated with U.S. Opens didn’t apply at Erin Hills.
UPDATED: Fri., June 16, 2017, 11:42 p.m.
Derek Bayley is teeing it up at the British Amateur. Eric Ansett is playing in the Sunnehanna Amateur in Pennsylvania. Ryan Maine made the cut at the Southwestern Am in …
Thu., June 15, 2017, 11:10 a.m.
The pilot of a blimp is “OK” after the aircraft crashed near the U.S. Open in Wisconsin during the opening round of the golf tournament, a representative for the company …
Wed., June 14, 2017, 7:12 p.m.
Dustin Johnson wrapped up his final practice round for the U.S. Open just as the sky began to rumble and the horn sounded to stop play at Erin Hills.
Tue., June 13, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
Alternate Roberto Diaz has a better-than-average chance of taking the U.S. Open tee time that currently belongs to Phil Mickelson. Mickelson will attend his daughter’s graduation and, barring a weather …
Mon., June 12, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Steve Stricker was missing a critical piece of equipment when he finished a practice round for the U.S. Open.
Mon., June 12, 2017, 6:30 a.m.
Davis Love III is making his 24th appearance in the U.S. Open, with one big difference.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 5:11 p.m.
Ryan Moore has withdrawn from the U.S. Open with a shoulder injury that will keep him out for three to four weeks. Moore was replaced by Michael Putnam, the first …
Tue., June 6, 2017, 1:51 p.m.
Alternates from U.S. Open sectional qualifiers were never more important as they were this year.
Tue., June 6, 2017, 12:39 p.m.
Peter Uihlein birdied the first hole and was among three players to earn a spot in the U.S. Open in a playoff. There was a 4-for-3 playoff in Ohio to …
UPDATED: Sat., June 3, 2017, 2:04 p.m.
Phil Mickelson plans to miss the U.S. Open to attend his oldest daughter’s high school graduation. Mickelson says being at the ceremony for Amanda is something he will cherish forever. …
Tue., May 16, 2017, 2:45 p.m.
As many as 26 players will be added to the field for the U.S. Open at Erin Hills this week, and there isn’t likely to be many surprises unless someone …
Sun., Sept. 11, 2016, 5:48 p.m.
Bethanie Mattek-Sands of the United States and Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic won the U.S. Open women’s doubles title for their third Grand Slam trophy as a pair, beating …
Sun., Sept. 11, 2016, 5:41 p.m.
About to contest her third Grand Slam final of the year, Angelique Kerber couldn’t help but hear the part of player introductions when she was announced to the crowd as …
Sun., Sept. 11, 2016, 5:37 p.m.
Pointing to his temple after winning the biggest of points, Stan Wawrinka wore Novak Djokovic down and beat the defending champion 6-7 (1), 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 on Sunday for his …