Brian Coleman
Mother Nature proved to be the victor at the US Open on Wednesday as rain washed away all matches on the outside courts, with only matches inside Arthur Ashe and Louis Armstrong Stadiums able to be played. That means the schedule will be packed more than usual on Thursday, as the 2019 US Open’s Day...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Roger Federer seemed to be sleepwalking through the first set for a second straight match. But once again, the eight-time US Open champion would wake up in time. A couple of days after he defeated Indian qualifier Sumit Nagal in four sets, the eight-time US Open champion fell behind Bosnia and...Read more
Karolina Pliskova dispatched Georgian qualifier Mariam Bolkvadze 6-1, 6-4 in just one hour and six minutes in Day Three action at the US Open
Brian Coleman
With play on all the outdoor courts delayed because of rain on Wednesday, the US Open action continued inside under the roofs of Arthur Ashe and Louis Armstrong Stadiums. Two former finalists, seventh-seed Kei Nishikori on the men’s side and third-seed Karolina Pliskova on the women’s side, were...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
On Wednesday, the 2019 US Open's second round in singles and the opening round in doubles begins as all the courts across the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center will be flooded with matches on Day Three of the year's final major. Headlining the singles action will be fifth-seed Elina...Read more
Brian Coleman
Bianca Andreescu, the 15th seeded Canadian who entered this tournament as one of the favorites, begin her run with a 6-2, 6-4 win over American wild card Katie Volynets. Andreescu hit 29 winners and converted on four of her eight break point chances to advance in one hour and 28 minutes. She takes...Read more
Brian Coleman
The second half of the 2019 US Open’s first round is set for Tuesday on the grounds of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center with a number of intriguing matches scheduled. Last year’s champion Naomi Osaka begins her title defense on Arthur Ashe Stadium when she takes on Russian Anna...Read more
Brian Coleman
Reilly Opelka is clearly comfortable in New York and the 6’11’ West Palm Beach, Fla. native has found a second home here in the Big Apple. Earlier this year, Opelka lifted the first ATP trophy of his career at the New York Open on Long Island, and on Monday, he ousted 11th seeded Italian Fabio...Read more
France’s Kristina Mladenovic knocked out 14th seed and former champion Angelique Kerber at the US Open on Monday
Brian Coleman
France’s Kristina Mladenovic knocked out 14th seed and former champion Angelique Kerber at the US Open on Monday, downing the German 7-5, 0-6, 6-4 to secure her spot in the second round. Mladenovic, who reached the quarterfinals here back in 2015, fired 48 winners and got the decisive break for a 5...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Founded in 2008, inPhorm’s mission was to create an active and lifestyle brand dedicated to sustainable production and empowering responsible consumers to choose products that are eco-forward and kinder to the Earth. The name “inPhorm” is a nod to customers’ fitness, athletic prowess—and their “...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The 2019 US Open officially gets underway on Monday as the main draw of the final Grand Slam of the year begins on the grounds of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows. The most anticipated opening round clash will be the first one under the lights of Arthur Ashe...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
What to Watch For By Stefen Rosner Domination Novak Djokovic_Ellwood.jpg Novak Djokovic has been on a tear over a long stretch that dates back to the summer of 2018. He has added some nice hardware to his collection this season, having taken down Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open in straight sets...Read more
Brian Coleman
Fans all around the world were able to witness one of the truly great performances in all of sports earlier this summer, when two of tennis’ all-time greats—Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer— squared off in the finals of the 2019 Wimbledon Championships . For five hours, Djokovic and Federer...Read more
Brian Coleman
The Gotham Tennis Academy at Stadium Tennis Center is at the core of sports and athletics in the Bronx, and this summer, the program and facility has continued its efforts to bring tennis to the community in which it resides. “An important part of our mission at Gotham Tennis Academy and Stadium...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The Men’s and Women’s Singles draws for the 2019 US Open were revealed on Thursday as the main draw’s opening matches get underway in just a couple of days on Monday, August 26. Highlighting the reveal was a number of intriguing first-round matchups, most notably eighth-seeded Serena Williams...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
American Taylor Townsend came back from a set down to reach the third and final round of US Open qualifying on Wednesday, defeating Paraguay’s Veronica Cepede Royg 3-6, 6-3, 6-3. Townsend converted on four of eight break point chances over the course of the final two sets to complete the comeback...Read more