Number 1 Iga Swiatek takes on Ons Jabeur for the US Open women’s title

Number 1 Iga Swiatek takes on Ons Jabeur for the US Open women’s title

NEW YORK — Iga Swiatek will face Ons Jabeur in the US Open women’s final after the No. 1 ranked player returned on Thursday night to defeat No. 6 Aryna Sabalenka in the second semifinal. Swiatek took the last four games, and 16 of the last 20 points, to beat Sabalenka 3-6, 6-1, 6-4. The … Read more

Caroline Garcia, 28, beats Coco Gauff at the US Open to reach the first semifinal of a Grand Slam; faces Ons Jabeur next

Caroline Garcia, 28, beats Coco Gauff at the US Open to reach the first semifinal of a Grand Slam;  faces Ons Jabeur next

NEW YORK — Caroline Garcia never let Coco Gauff — or the crowd — get fully involved in their US Open quarterfinals Tuesday night. From the beginning, Garcia played high-stakes tennis and took shots where she wanted, sometimes right in front of Gauff’s feet, sometimes far out of reach. Contrary to the early success that … Read more

Caroline Garcia, 28, beats Coco Gauff at the US Open to reach the first semifinal of a Grand Slam; faces Ons Jabeur next

Caroline Garcia, 28, beats Coco Gauff at the US Open to reach the first semifinal of a Grand Slam;  faces Ons Jabeur next

NEW YORK — Caroline Garcia never let Coco Gauff — or the crowd — get fully involved in their US Open quarterfinals Tuesday night. From the beginning, Garcia played high-stakes tennis and took shots where she wanted, sometimes right in front of Gauff’s feet, sometimes far out of reach. Contrary to the early success that … Read more

Ukrainian Marta Kostyuk refuses to shake hands with Victoria Azarenka over silence on war

Ukrainian Marta Kostyuk refuses to shake hands with Victoria Azarenka over silence on war

NEW YORK — After losing in a straight set to former No. 1 Victoria Azarenka, Ukraine’s Marta Kostyuk refused to shake hands with her Belarusian opponent. Instead, she raised her racket for a quick tap. Kostyuk, who expressed her dismay at the silence of Russian and Belarusian players during the tour, said it was not … Read more

US Open 2022 — Emma Raducanu’s rotsachtige jaar van kampioen tot exit in de eerste ronde

US Open 2022 — Emma Raducanu’s rotsachtige jaar van kampioen tot exit in de eerste ronde

NEW YORK — Toen de Britse tennisster Emma Raducanu vorig jaar in New York aankwam, kon ze zich in zalige anonimiteit verplaatsen. Ze slaagde erin zichzelf op te sluiten van het groeiende geroezemoes om haar heen door tijdens het toernooi naar de Formule 1 te kijken, naar jazz te luisteren en poke bowls te eten … Read more

High-ranking Iga Swiatek asks why US Open still uses different tennis balls for men and women

High-ranking Iga Swiatek asks why US Open still uses different tennis balls for men and women

Reigning world No. 1 and two-time Major Iga Swiatek called the balls used at the US Open “terrible” during a press conference at the Western & Southern Open this week, questioning why women and men use different balls at the tennis major. It is the only Grand Slam tournament that does not use the same … Read more

Serena Williams EMOTIONAL Speech on the Track in Toronto – WTA

Serena Williams EMOTIONAL Speech on the Track in Toronto – WTA

Serena Williams EMOTIONAL Speech on the Field in TorontoWTA Serena Williams loses second-round match in Toronto after signaling career was coming to an endESPN Belinda Bencic gives Serena Williams final Toronto defeat in 2015 thriller rematchTennis Magazine Serena Williams addresses the crowd and leaves the courts for the last time in CanadaCBC.ca Serena Williams falls … Read more

Sloane Stephens vs Sofia Kenin | 2022 Toronto Round 1 | WTA Match Highlights – WTA

Sloane Stephens vs Sofia Kenin |  2022 Toronto Round 1 |  WTA Match Highlights – WTA

Sloane Stephens vs Sofia Kenin | 2022 Toronto Round 1 | WTA Match HighlightsWTA How Camila Giorgi vs. Emma Raducanu to watch at the WTA Toronto, Canada Women Singles 2022Illustrated Sports Week In Preview: Daniil Medvedev ascends north, Iga Swiatek kicks off hard court campaign in CanadaTennis Magazine Mississauga’s Andreescu will face a tough test … Read more

How Novak Djokovic Came Back to Win the Wimbledon Final Against Nick Kyrgios

How Novak Djokovic Came Back to Win the Wimbledon Final Against Nick Kyrgios

LONDON — Novak Djokovic kept his cool in the Center Court oven against Nick Kyrgios to win his seventh Wimbledon championship. As Kyrgios put the ball into the net on the championship point, Djokovic looked at his team and let out a huge exhale. The triumph sees him one behind Rafael Nadal’s record 22 men’s … Read more

Wimbledon finalist Elena Rybakina pushes back on questions about Russian ties, says she’s ‘happy’ to represent Kazakhstan

Wimbledon finalist Elena Rybakina pushes back on questions about Russian ties, says she’s ‘happy’ to represent Kazakhstan

LONDON — After reaching the Wimbledon final with a 6-3, 6-3 victory over Simona Halep on Thursday, Elena Rybakina was faced with questions about her ties to Russia, despite representing Kazakhstan. Rybakina, 23, was born and raised in Moscow and originally represented Russia but switched to represent Kazakhstan in 2018 to get additional funding for … Read more