U.S. Open

Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, reacts after defeating Maria Sharapova, of Russia, during the fourth round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Wozniacki outlasts Sharapova at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon. Maria Sharapova, usually the one wearing down opponents in […]

11 hours ago

Aleksandra Krunic, of Serbia, returns a shot against Petra Kvitova, of the Czech Republic, during the third round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Wimbledon champ Kvitova out at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova is out in the third round of the U.S. Open. The No. 3-seeded Czech committed 34 unforced errors in a 6-4, 6-4, loss Saturday to Aleksandra Krunic, […]

08/30/2014

Gael Monfils, of France, stands at the net between points against Alejandro Gonzalez, of Colombia, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

US OPEN: Monfils wonders about net’s height

NEW YORK (AP) — As Gael Monfils hit ball after ball into the net during his first service game Friday at the U.S. Open — resulting in four double-faults — a thought occurred to him: […]

08/29/2014

Sara Errani, of Italy, serves against Venus Williams, of the United States, during the third round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Sara Errani outlasts Venus Williams at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Two points from defeat, Sara Errani rallied to force a third-set tiebreaker and outlasted Venus Williams in a back-and-forth match at the U.S. Open. Errani won 6-0, 0-6, 7-6 (5) in […]

08/29/2014

Serena Williams, left, and Venus Williams talk between points against Timea Babos and Kristina Mladenovic during a doubles match at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Williams overcomes 3 early double-faults to win

NEW YORK (AP) — Good as she is, even Serena Williams can find it tough to deal with swirling wind, so much so that she double-faulted three times in her first service game Thursday at […]

08/28/2014

Ana Ivanovic, of Serbia, returns a shot against Kirolina Pliskova, of the Czech Republic, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Ana Ivanovic lone upset in US Open 2nd round

NEW YORK (AP) — Ana Ivanovic’s comeback tour has ended with yet another early exit at the U.S. Open. Ivanovic, who had been having her best season since winning the French Open in 2008, looked […]

08/28/2014

Ana Ivanovic loses in 2nd round at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Eighth-seeded Ana Ivanovic is out of the U.S. Open. Ivanovic, who had been having her best season since winning the French Open in 2008, lost to Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 6-4 in […]

08/28/2014

Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, gets her hair caught in her racket as she tries to return a shot to Aliaksandra Sasnovich, of Belarus, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

US OPEN: Philosopher Gulbis’ rules for life

NEW YORK (AP) — For Ernests Gulbis, the unexamined life really is worth living. In a wide-ranging news conference after his straight-set, first-round U.S. Open victory over Kenny De Schepper on Wednesday, the free-spirited Latvian […]

08/27/2014

Sloane Stephens, of the United States, reacts after a point against Johanna Larsson, of Sweden, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Sloane Stephens upset in US Open 2nd round

NEW YORK (AP) — Once a sure bet to stick around for a while at Grand Slam tournaments, Sloane Stephens suddenly can’t even win there. The 21-year-old American stumbled to her earliest loss at the […]

08/27/2014

Shuai Peng, of China, reacts after a point against Agnieszka Radwanska, of Poland, of Australia, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Peng upsets 4th-seeded Radwanska at US Open

NEW YORK (AP) — Peng Shuai upset fourth-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska, the first top-10 player knocked out of this year’s U.S. Open. The 39th-ranked Peng won 6-3, 6-4 in the second round Wednesday, giving China a […]

08/27/2014

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