Emma Raducanu defeated Leylah Fernandez in straight sets, 6-4, 6-3, in the 2021 US Open women’s singles final, becoming the first qualifier to win a Grand Slam title. The 18-year-old champion did it without dropping a set in seven main-draw matches—10 including qualifying.
(CNN)Daniil Medvedev won his first grand slam title Sunday, beating Novak Djokovic 6-4 6-4 6-4 in the US Open final and ending the world No. 1's hopes of completing a calendar grand slam.
When the first serves of the 2020 US Open were tossed in the air on the morning of August 31, it marked an astonishing transformation of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center back into a … tennis center. Never before had two weeks of Grand Slam tennis in the late New York summer seemed so remarkable for its familiarity.
The United States Open Tennis Championships is a hard court tennis tournament. The tournament is the modern version of one of the oldest tennis championships in the world, the US National Championship, for which men's singles and men's doubles were first played in August 1881. Since 1987, the US Open has been chronologically the fourth and final Grand Slam tournament of the year. The other three, in chronological order, are the Australian Open, French Open and Wimbledon. The US Open starts on th
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Every year during the US Open, fans from around the world watch as players take to the courts in the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. In 2018, the facilities completed extensive renovations that transformed the grounds entirely, including the reconstruction of the Louis Armstrong and Grandstand Stadiums, as well as expanded ...
The US Open is one of the largest tennis events in the world. The competition begins on Aug. 30 for two weeks in New York — but this year’s tournament will see some familiar faces missing.