US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens wins first major title after straight sets victory over Madison Keys

US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens wins first major title after straight sets victory over Madison Keys

By Joe Nicholson
The 24-year-old American had surgery on her foot in January and only returned to the tour at Wimbledon. She was ranked as low as 957 in the world just six weeks ago. Keys appeared overwhelmed by the occasion and won just three games....
US Open 2017: Kevin Anderson defeats Pablo Carreño Busta to reach first Grand Slam final

US Open 2017: Kevin Anderson defeats Pablo Carreño Busta to reach first Grand Slam final

By Joe Nicholson
The 31-year-old fought back from a set down to win in four sets and will play either Rafael Nadal or Juan Martin Del Potro in Sunday's final....
US Open 2017: Del Potro knocks out Federer to set up semi-final against Nadal

US Open 2017: Del Potro knocks out Federer to set up semi-final against Nadal

By Joe Nicholson
The 28-year-old Argentine prevailed in four sets on the Arthur Ashe Stadium. Federer had four set points in the third set tie break but couldn't convert any of them....

US Open 2017: Semi-Finals Preview

There are four mouthwatering matches to look forward to in the semi-finals of the US Open as the players are now within touching distance of a Grand Slam title. There have been many upsets and thrilling encounters so far throughout the tournament and it would therefore be no surprise to see even more in the next few days.  It is an all-American line-up in the Women's singles event as home favourites Venus Williams and Sloane Stephens are set to face off against each other for a place in Saturday's final. Following that match, Madison Keys will take on Coco Vandeweghe. All four players have been playing some great tennis throughout the tournament so it will be interesting to see who comes out on top. Elsewhere in the Men's singles event, Kevin Anderson will be looking to get the better of Pablo Carreño-Busta in a surprise semi-final clash. Both players have pulled off some major upsets already and will now fancy...
US Open 2017: Williams and Stephens advance as Querrey loses to Anderson

US Open 2017: Williams and Stephens advance as Querrey loses to Anderson ByJoe Nicholson

There is still a chance of an all-American semi-final line-up in the Women's singles event. Querrey was the last American standing in the men's draw but went down in four sets to Kevin Anderson....
US Open 2017: Unwell Del Potro stuns Thiem in five-set epic

US Open 2017: Unwell Del Potro stuns Thiem in five-set epic ByJoe Nicholson

The-28-year-old Argentine was close to retiring at two sets down before fighting back. He will now play Roger Federer in the quarter-finals....
US Open 2017: Injured Edmund bows out to Shapovalov

US Open 2017: Injured Edmund bows out to Shapovalov

By Joe Nicholson
The 22-year-old was forced to retire with an upper back injury. He was the last British singles player left in the draw....
US Open 2017: Federer survives Youzhny scare in second round

US Open 2017: Federer survives Youzhny scare in second round

By Joe Nicholson
The nineteen-time grand slam champion has been taken to five sets in his first two matches. He will play 31st seed Feliciano Lopez in the third round....
US Open 2017: Edmund though as Zverev and Kyrgios crash out

US Open 2017: Edmund though as Zverev and Kyrgios crash out

By Joe Nicholson
The British number two beat American Steve Johnson in straight sets. He will play Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov in the third round....
US Open 2017: Nadal comes through early test against Serbia's Dusan Lajovic

US Open 2017: Nadal comes through early test against Serbia's Dusan Lajovic ByJoe Nicholson

The world number one was taken to a first set tie break before winning in three sets. He will now meet either Japan’s Taro Daniel or American Tommy Paul in the second round....
US Open 2017: Konta suffers shock defeat to Aleksanda Krunic in opening round

US Open 2017: Konta suffers shock defeat to Aleksanda Krunic in opening round ByJoe Nicholson

The British number one surrendered an early lead before losing in three sets. She could have been crowned world number one with a good run in New York....
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