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McIlroy tops Koepka for PGA Tour Player of the Year honors

11 Sep 2019

Rory McIlroy may not have added to his collection of major titles during the 2018-19 campaign, but the Northern Irishman did enough to be named the PGA Tour Player of the Year on Wednesday for a third time.

REFILE-Tennis-Canada toasts 'Queen B' Andreescu after major triumph

08 Sep 2019

TORONTO, Sept 8 Most Canadians had never heard of Bianca Andreescu a year ago but on Sunday they woke up to realise her U.S. Open triumph was not a dream and she had in fact claimed the country's first Grand Slam singles title.

Tennis-Serena ready for Svitolina challenge; Bencic eyes final berth

05 Sep 2019

NEW YORK, Sept 4 Serena Williams has a record-tying 24th career Grand Slam title in reach but will face perhaps her toughest test so far at this year's U.S. Open when she meets Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina in the semi-finals on Thursday.

Berrettini sinks Monfils in thriller to reach U.S. Open semis

05 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Big-serving Italian Matteo Berrettini took another step in his breakthrough season as he beat Frenchman Gael Monfils 3-6 6-3 6-2 3-6 7-6(5) at the U.S. Open on Wednesday to reach his first career Grand Slam semi-final.

Djokovic's U.S. Open title defence derailed by injury

02 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Novak Djokovic's U.S. Open title defence came unstuck on Sunday when a nagging shoulder injury forced the world number one to retire from his fourth-round match against Stan Wawrinka, prompting a chorus of boos from the crowd at Flushing Meadows.

Serena mentor on coaching at 2018 final: 'I'd do it again'

02 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Patrick Mouratoglou, whose courtside coaching of Serena Williams in last year's dramatic U.S. Open final triggered heated debate, said on Sunday he would not change a thing about his actions.

Svitolina serves her way past Keys into quarter-finals

02 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Ukrainian fifth seed Elina Svitolina delivered a solid serving performance to beat American Madison Keys 7-5 6-4 on Sunday and secure a spot in the U.S. Open quarter-finals.

Serena on extent of ankle injury: 'We'll see tomorrow'

02 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Serena Williams charged into the U.S. Open quarter-finals on Sunday but it may have come at a price as the six-times champion suffered a right ankle injury.

Osaka, Nadal headline Day Eight at U.S. Open

02 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Defending champion Naomi Osaka will seek a spot in the U.S. Open quarter-finals when she returns to the court on Monday while second seed Rafa Nadal faces former winner Marin Cilic in last 16 action.

Federer still not committed to 2020 Olympics

01 Sep 2019

NEW YORK Roger Federer has not yet decided if he will compete at next year's Tokyo Olympics and said on Sunday at the U.S. Open that eligibility, his health and family will all factor into his decision.

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