Kim Clijsters is looking forward to life after tennis. Before that, the four-time Grand Slam singles champion from Belgium said she’s gearing for another deep run in her final U.S. Open.
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic have a better chance to win the U.S. Open tennis championship than the other 126 players in the men’s draw combined, according to oddsmakers.
Top seed Roger Federer begins the bid for his sixth U.S. Open title next week against American Donald Young, who has lost 20 of 22 matches this year.
Li Na was traveling the world, zooming up the women’s tennis rankings and going broke.
American Donald Young defeated No. 14 seed Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland in five sets today at the U.S. Open.
Britain’s Andy Murray beat Donald Young of the U.S. in the final of the Thailand Open to win his third ATP tennis title of the year. Serbia’s Janko Tipsarevic claimed his first-ever title at the Malaysian Open.
New Jersey teenager Christina McHale’s surprising run ended in the third round of the U.S. Open, where Andy Roddick won a showdown of Nebraska natives.
Rain delayed the start of today’s play at the U.S. Open and is forecast in the New York City area for much of the day, with four men’s fourth-round matches and two women’s quarterfinals scheduled.
Two-time Grand Slam champion Lleyton Hewitt of Australia and Americans Robby Ginepri and Donald Young were among seven men given wild-card entries into the U.S. Open.
Mardy Fish ’s loss in the third round of the French Open ended the chances of both his first Grand Slam title and the start of a U.S. tennis resurgence.
"' You can do more, you can bring a coach or trainer and actually better prepare yourself for the tournament."
- Donald Young on May 31, 2012