Sunday, September 15, 2013
Colombia's Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah took ruthless advantage of Japan's decision to rest Kei Nishikori and Go Soeda by overpowering replacements Tatsuma Ito and Yuichi Sugita 6-1, 6-2, 6-1 to take a 2-1 lead in their Davis Cup World Group playoff Saturday.
Wednesday, September 11, 2013
Rafael Nadal on Monday ruled out an assault on a calendar year Grand Slam, a mission so intimidating that only two men have ever achieved it in the sport's history.
Tuesday, September 10, 2013
World number one Serena Williams captured her fifth U.S. Open title, and second in a row, by outlasting second-ranked Victoria Azarenka 7-5, 6-7 (6/8), 6-1 Sunday to claim her 17th career Grand Slam crown.
Monday, September 9, 2013
World number one Novak Djokovic and number two Rafa Nadal set up a mouthwatering men's singles final at the U.S. Open with victories in the semifinals at Flushing Meadows on Saturday.
Sunday, September 8, 2013
Defending champion Serena Williams slugged her way to a U.S. Open title rematch against Victoria Azarenka as the top two seeds scored straight-sets knockouts in their semifinals on Friday.
Saturday, September 7, 2013
Andy Murray's first attempt to defend a Grand Slam title ended on Thursday as he bowed out quickly, if not quietly, in the U.S. Open quarterfinals, losing 6-4, 6-3, 6-2 to Stanislas Wawrinka.
Friday, September 6, 2013
A year after skipping the U.S. Open because of a bad knee, Rafael Nadal powered his way back to the semifinals at Flushing Meadows by overwhelming Spanish compatriot Tommy Robredo 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 on Wednesday.
Thursday, September 5, 2013
World number one Novak Djokovic raced into the U.S. Open quarter-finals with just three games lost on Tuesday while defending champion Andy Murray was again involved in a four-set duel.
Ruthless defending champion Serena Williams breezed into the U.S. Open semi-finals on Tuesday to book a showdown with Chinese fifth seed Li Na, who fought off nerves to battle her way into the final four.