Kristie Ahn defeated Jelena Ostapenko on Saturday to claim one of the final 16 spots at the 2019 US Open.
Brian Coleman
Americans Kristie Ahn and Taylor Townsend continued their incredible runs at the 2019 US Open on Saturday afternoon, as each won their respective third-round matches to book their tickets to the final 16 in Flushing Meadows. Two days after shocking fourth-seed and Wimbledon champion Simona Halep in...Read more
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New York Tennis Magazine Staff
Being 15-years-old can be the awkward phase in life for many people as you begin the transition from being a kid to being a young adult. But don’t tell that to Coco Gauff. Under the brightest of spotlights and on the grandest of stages, the poised American youngster continues to impress as she...Read more
New York Tennis Magazine Staff
The dominance of Serena Williams was on display yet again on Friday afternoon. Less than 48 hours after having to go the distance to defeat American teenager Caty McNally, Serena powered her way past Czech Republic's Karolina Muchova and into the Round of 16 with a 6-3, 6-2 inside Arthur Ashe...Read more
Brian Coleman
Taylor Townsend brought out an old-school style of tennis inside Arthur Ashe Stadium on Thursday. The American qualifier, who had never beaten a player inside the Top 10, served and volleyed her way to a 2-6, 6-3. 7-6(4) victory over Wimbledon champion and fourth-seeded Simona Halep to reach the US...Read more
Sofia Kenin defeated German Laura Siegemund Thursday afternoon at the US Open to advance to the third round
Brian Coleman
Sofia Kenin didn’t get off to the start she would have liked in her second round match on Thursday. Taking on German Laura Siegemund, the 20th seeded American was broken in her first service game and quickly found herself down 0-3. But Kenin would shake the early nerves, and responded in a big way...Read more
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