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Sivasangari sends 10th seed tumbling out of US Open

World No 48 Malaysian stuns Alison Waters in second round of squash tournament.

Andreescu ‘not done yet’ after Grand Slam breakthrough

Andreescu has jumped to a career-high fifth in the world rankings after her US Open triumph.

Nadal motivated by love of game, not Grand Slam record

Rafael Nadal says he will still sleep fine if he ends up short of becoming the game’s greatest player.

Mertens and Sabalenka win US Open women’s doubles

Fourth-seeded duo, Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka dropped only one set in the tournament in reaching their first Grand Slam final.

Nadal wins first set of US Open final

Rafael Nadal leads 7-5 against Daniil Medvedev in the US Open final.

Canada’s pride Andreescu delivers on hype at Flushing Meadows

Bianca Andreescu says playing a Grand Slam semi-final against Serena Williams is just surreal.

Another heartbreak for Federer in bid for 21st grand slam title

Roger Federer says he will get back up despite an abrupt end to claiming the US Open title.

Lesson learned, Osaka moves on after US Open loss

Osaka will now look beyond her past matches including the loss at the US Open by moving on to the next tournament stronger.

Mike Bryan fined US$10,000 for gun gesture at US Open

Mike Bryan apologise for his gesture and said it was meant to be playful.

Wawrinka returns to top form 2 years after knee surgery

Stan Wawrinka is happy at the level of tennis he is playing since having knee surgery two years ago.

Medvedev fined for obscene gesture, actions

Daniil Medvedev has been fined US$5,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct and US$4,000 for his obscene gesture.

Medvedev vows to do ‘better’ after obscene US Open gesture

The incident where Daniil Medvedev flashed his middle finger to the crowd was not seen by the match umpire.

Federer sick and tired of preferential treatment talk

Roger Federer has not his frustrations on allegations that he calls the shots on what time he gets to play.

Coco-Osaka clash excites Serena

Tennis’ biggest stars can’t wait to see the blockbuster clash between Naomi Osaka and Coco Gauff.

Serena cruises by Muchova into fourth round

Serena Williams took advantage of a poor serving performance by Muchova and broke her opponent five times, including in the final game where she sealed the victory when the Czech sent a forehand long.

Federer razor sharp in win over Evans

Federer, who is seeking his sixth US Open title, rifled 48 winners and 10 aces en route to beating Dan Evans in straight sets.

Kyrgios gets hot under collar in pre-match row with umpire

In the second round Kyrgios called for a supervisor and threatened not to start the match until he had been shown the rule book.

Gauff sets up Osaka showdown in US Open third round

Coco Gauff was forced to dig deep to become the youngest player since Anna Kournikova in 1996 to reach the third round of the women's singles at Flushing Meadows.

Sharing is caring: Federer wants better prize money distribution

Roger Federer believes that a higher percentage of revenues from ATP tournaments could be used to improve the earnings of players who fail to make it to the main draw.

American teenager McNally yearns to play like Federer, not Serena

Rather than trying to mimic the style of play that Williams used to revolutionise women's tennis and win several Grand Slam titles, Catherine McNally instead prefers to model her game after Roger Federer.

Serena survives scare to reach US Open third round

Serena Williams recovered from dropping the opening set to prevail 5-7, 6-3, 6-1 and set up a third-round showdown with either 29th seed Hsieh Su-Wei or Karolina Muchova.

Svitolina wears down Venus to reach US Open third round

Svitolina, who beat Williams in the first round at Roland Garros this year, called the American an 'inspiration'.

Barty battles past Davis into third round of US Open

Ash Barty fought hard to overcome spirited American Lauren Davis in a 6-2, 7-6 (7-2) win that grants her a place in the third round of the US Open.

Djokovic overcomes shoulder woes to reach US Open third round

Novak Djokovic secured a 6-4, 7-6(3), 6-1 win over Juan Ignacio Londero, despite a brief medical timeout during the first set.