Sunday, August 31, 2014
World number two Simona Halep and two-time champion Venus Williams tumbled out of the U.S. Open on Friday, but Maria Sharapova bucked the upset trend that rocked the women's draw.
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Novak Djokovic reached the third round of a Grand Slam for the 25th consecutive time while Serena Williams racked up her 80th U.S. Open win as the top seeds eased into the third round on Thursday.
Taiwanese tennis players made progress in the doubles competition of the U.S. Open Thursday, with Hsieh Su-wei, and her Chinese partner Peng Shuai, as well as the Chan sisters, making it to the second round of the women's doubles.
Friday, August 29, 2014
French Open champion Maria Sharapova and Australian Open winner Stan Wawrinka survived some shaky moments Wednesday to book their third-round berths at the U.S. Open.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Five-time champions Roger Federer and Serena Williams reached the U.S. Open second round on Tuesday, but found themselves sharing the headlines with teenage upstarts CiCi Bellis and Borna Coric.
Taiwan's top tennis player Lu Yen-hsun (盧彥勳) came into the final Grand Slam event of the year playing well, but fatigue and a hot Spaniard made his stay in the men's singles draw a short one.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Serbia's Novak Djokovic wasted no time in seeing off Argentinian challenger Diego Schwartzman on Monday as four former U.S. Open champions reached the second round with varying degrees of difficulty.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Czech seventh seed Lukas Rosol saved two match points Saturday in rallying to defeat Poland's Jerzy Janowicz 3-6, 7-6 (7/3), 7-5 in the ATP Winston-Salem tournament final.
Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova won her second WTA Connecticut Open title in three years Saturday, defeating Slovakia's Magdalena Rybarikova 6-4, 6-2 in the U.S. Open warm-up event.
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova reached the finals of the Connecticut Open for the third straight year, beating Samantha Stosur 6-3, 6-1 on Friday.