U.S. Open

FILE - In this June 20, 2002, file photo, golfer Jack Fleck talks about his career during an interview at Belvedere Country Club in Hot Springs, Ark. Fleck, who won the 1955 U.S. Open in a playoff with Ben Hogan, died Friday, March 21, 2014. He was 92. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston, File)

Jack Fleck, winner of 1955 US Open, dies at 92

FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — Jack Fleck, who produced one of golf’s greatest upsets by beating Ben Hogan in a playoff to win the 1955 U.S. Open, died Friday. He was 92. He had been […]


Venus Williams returns a shot to Belgium's Kirsten Flipkens during the first round of the 2013 U.S. Open tennis tournament Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, in New York. Williams defeated Flipkens. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Venus Williams upsets Flipkens at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Venus Williams had been 14-0 in the first round of the U.S. Open, though she never had to face an opponent ranked in the top 30 at that stage. Williams was […]


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An in-depth look at the US Open

An interactive about the U.S. Open featuring profiles of the players and a video that explains the different court surfaces. You’ll also see a history of Grand Slam tennis and a look at players with […]


Venus Williams, left, and Serena Williams joined celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson for a cooking demonstration Thursday, Aug. 23, 2013 as part of an event leading up to the U.S. Open championships in New York City. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Frank Gunn)

Serena and Venus test their culinary skills

NEW YORK (AP) — Could cooking be the new doubles endeavor for Serena and Venus Williams? The two tennis superstars giggled and teased each other as they joined celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson in a cooking […]


Lois Goodman (AP photo)

Tennis referee murder case dismissed

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Citing insufficient evidence, Los Angeles prosecutors have suddenly dropped a murder case against professional tennis referee Lois Goodman in the death of her husband. A judge dismissed the case Friday without […]


Tennis referee headed to LA to face murder case

NEW YORK (AP) – A tennis referee accused of beating her 80-year-old husband to death with a coffee mug is headed to Los Angeles to face the murder charge after being arrested in New York. […]



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