Sunday, September 13, 2015
It was late in the third set when Roberta Vinci cupped her ear with a hand, pointed to her chest and waved both arms at the pro-Serena Williams U.S. Open crowd.
Saturday, September 12, 2015
"Super Saturday" is history at the U.S. Open but rain has created a "Fantastic Friday" at Arthur Ashe Stadium with Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer in starring roles.
Friday, September 11, 2015
Flavia Pennetta loves visiting New York for a week or two every year.
Even Roger Federer is wowed by how well he's playing at 34 -- and the ease with which he's winning at this U.S. Open.
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Andy Murray crashed out of the U.S. Open in the fourth round Monday, his earliest Grand Slam exit in five years, while 17-time major winner Roger Federer advanced to the quarterfinals.
So there's at least one person with zero interest in watching the Williams sisters play each other in the U.S. Open quarterfinals Tuesday night, with Serena's bid for a calendar-year Grand Slam on the line.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
No reason for any extra practice after this performance by Serena Williams.
Monday, September 7, 2015
Even with her powerful serve and formidable physical gifts, Serena Williams is getting the most praise from fellow U.S. Open players for her mental toughness and confidence when facing adversity.
Roger Federer might not be so keen to try out his old-dog-new-trick, rush-the-net "SABR" -- "sneak attack by Roger" -- return strategy against his next opponent at the U.S. Open.