Carlos Alcaraz already has 2023 glory in sight after US Open triumph: ‘No more Grand Slams’

CNN — For many outside, Carlos Alcaraz lifting the US Open trophy felt like the culmination of years of hard work, dedication and sacrifice. For Alcaraz himself, however, his maiden Grand Slam triumph is just the beginning. It’s indicative of the 19-year-old’s determined character and competitive nature that he already has another Grand Slam victory … Read more

Iga Swiatek vs Ons Jabeur: US Open final for an exciting clash

Each Swiatekthe current world No. 1 by a gigantic margin, had a remarkable season in which she was arguably the best player on the WTA Tour, while Ons Jabeur continued her steady rise to the top echelons this year women’s tennis and made history along the way. On paper, Saturday’s final is Swiatek’s to lose. … Read more

Carlos Alcaraz will play for the US Open title, knocked down to No. 1 in the standings after a straight-sets win over Frances Tiafoe

NEW YORK — Carlos Alcaraz and Frances Tiafoe engaged in a high-profile, high-energy spectacle of a home-and-away semi-final at the US Open – no moment it seemed like, no ball out of reach, no angle too daring. A sequence was so stuffed with “What?! How?!” moments by the two men that the Arthur Ashe Stadium … Read more

Carlos Alcaraz will play for the US Open title, knocked down to No. 1 in the standings after a straight-sets win over Frances Tiafoe

NEW YORK — Carlos Alcaraz and Frances Tiafoe engaged in a high-profile, high-energy spectacle of a home-and-away semi-final at the US Open – no moment it seemed like, no ball out of reach, no angle too daring. A sequence was so stuffed with “What?! How?!” moments by the two men that the Arthur Ashe Stadium … Read more

Frances Tiafoe: From sleeping in a tennis center to the US Open semi-finals

It looked like a defining moment in the 24-year-old American’s career; the culmination of hard work and raw talent that has long been heralded as the potential future of men’s tennis in the country. Now, with Tiafoe reaching the semi-finals beating Andrey Rublev in straight sets on Wednesday, he has recorded the best Grand Slam … Read more

Frances Tiafoe: From sleeping in a tennis center to the US Open semi-finals

It looked like a defining moment in the 24-year-old American’s career; the culmination of hard work and raw talent that has long been heralded as the potential future of men’s tennis in the country. Now, with Tiafoe reaching the semi-finals beating Andrey Rublev in straight sets on Wednesday, he has recorded the best Grand Slam … Read more

Karen Khachanov defeats Nick Kyrgios in straight sets at US Open to reach first career Grand Slam semi-final

NEW YORK — Karen Khachanov stood on the court with his arms raised, basking in the cheers of a rowdy crowd after reaching his first Grand Slam semi-final at the US Open. Not far away, Nick Kyrgios took away some of his frustration with the result being so close and yet so far on a … Read more

Caroline Garcia, 28, beats Coco Gauff at US Open to reach first Grand Slam semi-final; then faces Ons Jabeur

NEW YORK — Caroline Garcia never really leave Coco Gauff — or the crowd — are fully involved in their US Open quarter-final on Tuesday night. From the start, Garcia played high-stakes tennis and put shots where she wanted, sometimes right at Gauff’s feet, sometimes well out of reach. Unlike the early success Gauff, just … Read more

Frances Tiafoe vs Rafael Nadal: American upsets Grand Slam champion in US Open fourth round

CNN — Twenty-two-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal was upset in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Monday by American Frances Tiafoe at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York. In a match that lasted over 3 hours and 30 minutes, the Maryland native defeated Nadal 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3. Tiafoe, 24, is the … Read more

Serena beats No. 2 seed Kontaveit at US Open to reach 3rd place

NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams can call him “evolution” or “retirement” or whatever she wants. And she can be shy about whether or not that U.S. Open will actually mark the end of his playing days. Those 23 Grand Slam titles earned him that right. If she continues to play like this, who knows … Read more