August 26, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

In action Tuesday at the U.S. Open, it was former champion Svetlana Kuznetsova who was upset by New Zealand’s Marina Erakovic, 3-6, 6-2, 7-6. 

August 26, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

It was a day of mixed results for Americans in the men’s side of the draw at the 2014 U.S. Open. The highest seeded American, John Isner, seeded 13th, was victorious on the big stage at Arthur Ashe Stadium over fellow American, and NCAA champ, Marcos Giron.

August 26, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Fifth-seeded Maria Sharapova cruised past her former doubles partner and fellow Russian Maria Kirilenko 6-4, 6-0 in the first round of the US Open Monday night.

August 25, 2014
By Andrew Eichenholz

Walk into Sportime at Randall’s Island on the night of a big charity event benefiting the Johnny Mac Tennis Project with stars such as Novak Djokovic and Boris Becker in attendance, and many would be in awe. Right up the stairs at the entrance of the facility was Djokovic’s opponent for the night’s exhibition, John McEnroe Tennis Academy’s own Noah Rubin.

August 25, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Czech Petra Kvitova continued her outstanding play on Saturday as she rolled past Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova.

August 25, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Lukas Rosol battled back from a set down to defeat Jerzy Janowicz of Poland 3-6, 7-6(3), 7-5 to capture the Winston-Salem Open final.

August 25, 2014
By Andrew Eichenholz

World number one Novak Djokovic recently headlined a charity event benefiting the Johnny Mac Tennis Project (JMTP), raising funds to give more children in the metropolitan area an opportunity to play tennis through scholarships and other financial assistance. 

August 25, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Day Two of the U.S. Open will feature eight Americans in action on the men’s side of the draw, with number two seed and five-time U.S. Open champion Roger Federer leading off the evening session against Marinko Matosevic from Australia. 

August 25, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

French Open runner-up Simona Halep and the fourth seeded Agnieszka Radwanska were a pair of first-round winners on opening day action at the 2014 U.S. Open. The second-seeded Romanian Halep came from behind to beat 20-year-old American Danielle Rose Collins 6-7(2-7), 6-1, 6-2, while Radwanska easily handled Canadian Sharon Fichman 6-1, 6-0 in a mere 47 minutes at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

August 25, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

In a battle of two of the oldest players in the 2014 U.S. Open Women’s Singles Draw, it was the number 19 seed and 34-year-old American Venus Williams pulling off a 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 win Monday afternoon over the 43-year-old Kimiko Date-Krumm from Japan.

August 25, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

USTA Foundation, the national charitable organization of the United States Tennis Association (USTA), has announced that former tennis pro and current commentator Mary Carillo will be honored at the 14th annual Opening Night Gala on Aug. 25 at the 2014 U.S. Open.

August 22, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Top-ranked American and the number one seed in the Winston-Salem open John Isner was forced to withdraw from his quarterfinal match with Lukas Rosol just hours before the match because of a sprained ankle.

August 21, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Canadian Eugenie Bouchard continued her disappointing summer as she lost to Australian Sam Stosur in their second-round match Wednesday.

August 21, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Top-seeded John Isner faced no trouble in his third-round bout with Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin.

August 21, 2014
By Andrew Eichenholz

On the heels of perhaps one of the most exciting Grand Slam tournaments in years at Wimbledon, the U.S. Open comes at a perfect time to answer lingering questions, pull the curtains open on unknown stars, and provide excitement that only tennis in New York City could provide.

August 21, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Canada’s Milos Raonic clinched the 2014 Emirates Airline U.S. Open Series Men’s Bonus Challenge title today with John Isner’s withdrawal from the Winston-Salem Open in Winston-Salem, N.C., due to a left ankle injury. 

August 21, 2014
By Andrew Eichenholz

Caroline Wozniacki has been in the news a lot lately, and for both herself and the tennis community, it has been for all the wrong reasons. With the summer hard court season well under way, the former world number one has a chance to right her woes, and gather momentum for a major run at this year’s U.S. Open.

August 20, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that world number one and two-time defending U.S. Open champion Serena Williams has been named the top seed in the women’s singles draw at the 2014 U.S. Open. The 2014 U.S. Open will be played Aug. 25-Sept. 8 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

August 20, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Defending champion and world number two Simona Halep was defeated by Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 in the second round of the Connecticut Open on Tuesday in her first match since losing to Maria Sharapova in the quarterfinals in Cincinnati. 

August 20, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Two-time champion John Isner rolled past American Bradley Klahn in the second round of the Winston-Salem Open on Tuesday, defeating the 117th ranked Klahn 7-6(2), 6-2 to advance into the third round. 

August 20, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA, in conjunction with Levy Restaurants, have announced that the world’s best tennis action again will be complemented by one of the world’s best sports and entertainment dining experiences. Renowned for its innovative food program, the U.S. Open will again showcase the best flavors from around the world, as well as the freshest local and regional ingredients.

August 19, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that world number one and reigning Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic of Serbia has been named the top seed in men’s singles at the 2014 U.S. Open, and five-time U.S. Open champion Roger Federer of Switzerland has been seeded second. The 2014 U.S. Open will be played at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing, N.Y., Aug. 25-Sept. 8.

August 19, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

Roger Federer has punched his ticket to the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals for a record 13th year in a row after clinching a sixth title at the Western & Southern Open on Sunday. Federer joins Novak Djokovic andRafael Nadal in the elite eight-man field at the season finale, to be held at The O2 in London from Nov. 9-16, where he will be looking to win his seventh crown.

August 19, 2014
By New York Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that Sanam Singh and Caitlin Whoriskey have won the 2014 U.S. Open National Playoffs–Women’s and Men’s Singles Championships to earn wild cards into the U.S. Open Qualifying Tournament. The Playoffs were held Aug. 15-18 in New Haven, Conn., in conjunction with the Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies, the final Emirates Airline U.S.k Open Series women’s event of the summer.