U.S. Open Tennis: Day 4 Recap

Roger Federer survived five sets and over three hours with Mikhail Youzhny of Russia Thursday to advance to the third round of the U.S. Open. After taking the first set…

By William Van-Lear Black    September 2, 2017

US Open tennis: Day 2 recap

Rain marred the second day of play at the US Open Tuesday, forcing the tournament to suspend play on outside courts at 12:45 and to postpone all but two outside-court…

By William Van-Lear Black    August 31, 2017

Eighteen-Year-Old Denis Shapovalov Upsets Nadal

Thursday, in the third round of the Rogers Cup, on home soil in Montreal, 18-year-old Canadian Denis Shapovalov upset Rafael Nadal of Spain on the strength of a comeback the…

By William Van-Lear Black    August 12, 2017