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US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens beats Venus Williams in roller coaster semis, sets up All-American final with Madison Keys

The 2017 US Open is guaranteed to have a first time women's singles champion after America's Sloane Stephens beat her more experienced and senior compatriot Venus Williams 6-1 0-6 7-5 in a roller...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 08, 2017 11:03 AM

US Open: Del Potro upsets Roger Federer; to face Rafael Nadal in semi-final

Number 24 seeded Del Potro defeated 3rd seeded Federer 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 and 6-4 in the quarter-final game of the US Open on Wednesday. Now, Del Potro will take on Rafael Nadal in the semi-final...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 07, 2017 12:36 PM

US Open 2017: Madison Keys beats Kaia Kanepi in quarters to complete American sweep of women's semifinals

American Madison Keys overpowered Kaia Kanepi in straight sets to win her quarterfinal tie and complete an all-American line-up in the US Open women's singles semi-finals.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 07, 2017 10:32 AM

US Open: Rafael Nadal trounces Andrey Rublev in straight sets, marches into the men's singles semis

Spaniard Rafael Nadal trounced Russian Andrey Rublev 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 in the quarterfinals at Flushing Meadows on Wednesday. He did it in straight sets to seal berth in semi-final in the US Open 2017.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 07, 2017 08:35 AM

US Open 2017: CoCo Vandeweghe upsets top seed Karolina Pliskova in women's singles quarters

World No. 1 Karolina Pliskova was stunned by American CoCo Vandeweghe in the US Open quarter-final match on Wednesday. After a long time, US making their presence felt in women's singles event of a...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 07, 2017 01:06 AM

US Open: Kevin Anderson edges Sam Querrey in four hard fought sets to reach maiden Grand Slam semifinal

South Africa's Kevin Anderson made it to his first ever Grand Slam semifinal, clinching a tightly fought four set quarterfinal against America's Sam Querrey 7-6 (5), 6-7 (9), 6-3, 7-6 (7) at the US...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 06, 2017 01:57 PM

US Open 2017: Bopanna-Dabrowski lose to third seed Chan-Venus in mixed doubles quarterfinals

It was curtains for India in the mixed doubles at the US Open with Rohan Bopanna and his Candian partner Gabriela Dabrowski bowing out of the event in the quarterfinals on Tuesday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 06, 2017 11:31 AM

US Open 2017: Venus Williams edges past Petra Kvitova to set up all American semis with Sloane Stephens

Seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams entered the record books by becoming the oldest semi-finalist in US Open at age 37 after defeating two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova 6-3, 3-6, 7-6...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 06, 2017 10:26 AM

US Open 2017: Bopanna-Dabrowski pair lose to Chan-Venus in mixed doubles quarterfinals

India's double specialist Rohan Bopanna and his Canadian partner Gabriela Dabrowski were knocked out of the US Open after being beaten by New Zealand-Chinese pair of Hao-Ching Chan and Michael Venus...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 05, 2017 01:03 PM

US Open 2017: Nadal trounces Dolgopolov to set up quarter-final with Russian teenager Rublev

Two-time US Open champion Rafael Nadal trounced Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov in straight sets to book a quarter-final berth in the men's singles at the US Open on Monday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 05, 2017 11:55 AM

US Open 2017: Del Potro fends off match points to beat Thiem, sets up qf clash with Federer

2009 US Open Champion Juan Martin del Potro overcame sickness to save two match points and defeat Dominic Thiem in a five-set US Open marathon on Monday to set up a quarter-final clash with five-time...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 05, 2017 11:03 AM

US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer move closer to semi-final, Fabio Fognini kicked out

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer edged closer to a US Open semi-final blockbuster as controversial Italian Fabio Fognini was kicked out for a vile, misogynistic tirade at a female umpire.

PTI | Sep 03, 2017 04:58 PM

US Open 2017: Sharapova trounces Kenin to storm into last 16, Schwartzman upsets Cilic

2006 US Open winner Maria Sharapova stormed into the fourth round at the US Open by trouncing US teen Sofia Kenin on Friday. However, there was another casualty in the men's section with 2014 champion...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 02, 2017 11:51 AM

US Open 2017: Paes-Raja trounce Serbian pair of Tipsarević -Troicki, Bopanna-Cuevas crash out

India’s Leander Paes and Purav Raja advanced to the second round in the men’s doubles at the U.S Open Championships, defeating Serbian pair of Janko Tipsarević and Viktor Troicki in straight...

News Nation Bureau | Sep 02, 2017 11:26 AM

Serena Williams gives birth to baby girl, welcomes first child with fiance Alexis Ohanian

Serena Williams was blessed with baby girl, the first child for the former world number one tennis player, her coach Patrick Mouratoglou said on Twitter on Friday.

News Nation Bureau | Sep 02, 2017 09:09 AM