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# flushing-meadows - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

From The42 Osaka, Zverev one step closer as US Open semi-finals start to take shape Tennis

Osaka, Zverev one step closer as US Open semi-finals start to take shape

Osaka will face Jennifer Brady while Zverev meets Pablo Carreno Busta in the last four.

# flushing-meadows - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

From The42 Serena Williams starts bid for 24th grand slam title with straight sets win US Open

Serena Williams starts bid for 24th grand slam title with straight sets win

Williams is one title away from matching Court’s record.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

From The42 Coronavirus case found in US Open 'bubble' Flushing Meadows

Coronavirus case found in US Open 'bubble'

The person who has contracted the virus “is not a player” and is asymptomatic.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

From The42 Players express concerns as US Open gets go-ahead without fans Flushing Meadows

Players express concerns as US Open gets go-ahead without fans

The tournament will take place behind closed doors from 31 August to 13 September.

# flushing-meadows - Saturday 7 September, 2019

From The42 A star is born: 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams to win US Open US Open This post contains videos

A star is born: 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams to win US Open

Andreescu beat Serena Williams in straight sets, 6-3 7-5, at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 2 September, 2019

From The42 Djokovic bows out of US Open with shoulder injury Last 16

Djokovic bows out of US Open with shoulder injury

The Serb says he had been experiencing constant pain in his shoulder in recent weeks. Serena Williams had an injury scare of her own as she marched through to the quarters.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

From The42 Williams rinses Sharapova while Federer survives surprise scare to progress US Open

Williams rinses Sharapova while Federer survives surprise scare to progress

Despite contrasting first-round matches at the US Open, the two all-timers progressed.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 26 August, 2019

From The42 Djokovic coasts into second round at US Open Flushing Meadows

Djokovic coasts into second round at US Open

Elsewhere, French Open champion Ashleigh Barty and third seed Karolina Pliskova struggled but ultimately advanced.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

From The42 Wimbledon star Coco Gauff receives US Open wildcard Flushing Meadows

Wimbledon star Coco Gauff receives US Open wildcard

The 15-year-old American will get another chance at her home grand slam.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

From The42 Irish teenager Georgia Drummy into second round of US Open girls' singles Flushing Meadows

Irish teenager Georgia Drummy into second round of US Open girls' singles

The Dubliner faces the ninth seed at Flushing Meadows on Wednesday.

# flushing-meadows - Friday 31 August, 2018

From The42 Federer, Djokovic through as storm rages over umpire's Kyrgios pep-talk US Open

Federer, Djokovic through as storm rages over umpire's Kyrgios pep-talk

And Caroline Wozniacki was knocked out by Lesia Tsurenko.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 27 August, 2018

From The42 World number one suffers shock exit in US Open first round Upset

World number one suffers shock exit in US Open first round

Simona Halep has become the first top-seeded woman ever to lose at this stage of the competition.

# flushing-meadows - Saturday 9 September, 2017

From The42 After 11-month injury, 83rd seed Sloane Stephens completes remarkable comeback US Open

After 11-month injury, 83rd seed Sloane Stephens completes remarkable comeback

She swept aside the challenge of Madison Keys – one of her closest friends – and claimed the $3.7 million prize.

From The42 'It has been a long road': South Africa's Kevin Anderson reaches first Grand Slam final at 31 Tough Slog

'It has been a long road': South Africa's Kevin Anderson reaches first Grand Slam final at 31

Cliff Drysdale was the last South African in the US final way back in 1965.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 7 September, 2017

From The42 Disappointment for Ireland's Simon Carr as he bows out of US Open at last-16 stage ENCOURAGING

Disappointment for Ireland's Simon Carr as he bows out of US Open at last-16 stage

It was another great showing by the son of former Dublin footballer and manager, Tommy.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

From The42 Son of ex-Dublin boss reaches last-16 of US Open Junior Championship in NYC Simon Says

Son of ex-Dublin boss reaches last-16 of US Open Junior Championship in NYC

Simon Carr has won again at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Sunday 3 September, 2017

From The42 51 unforced errors brings an end to Maria Sharapova's Grand Slam comeback in New York Flushed Out

51 unforced errors brings an end to Maria Sharapova's Grand Slam comeback in New York

The Russian was beaten in three sets by Latvian 16th seed Anastasija Sevastova.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 31 August, 2017

From The42 Wozniacki slams 'unacceptable' Sharapova favoritism at US Open Flushing Meadows

Wozniacki slams 'unacceptable' Sharapova favoritism at US Open

Sharapova isn’t happy with the tournament organisers.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

From The42 'I had no right to win': Emotional Sharapova causes upset on Grand Slam return Flushing Meadows

'I had no right to win': Emotional Sharapova causes upset on Grand Slam return

Back at a Grand Slam for the first time since 2016 Australian Open, the Russian enjoyed her “special” return at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

From The42 US Open tennis match under investigation over suspicious betting On Alert

US Open tennis match under investigation over suspicious betting

The first round clash between Russia’s Vitalia Diatchenko and Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland is being looked into.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Andy Murray dropped just 5 games against Grigor Dimitrov last night

Murray on song as he sets up Nishikori showdown.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 5 September, 2016

From The42 Baghdatis punished for texting wife during US Open clash Text Book

Baghdatis punished for texting wife during US Open clash

The Cypriot player bowed out at Flushing Meadows after a straight-sets defeat.

# flushing-meadows - Saturday 12 September, 2015

From The42 Pennetta wins US Open - and then immediately announces her retirement Bowing Out

Pennetta wins US Open - and then immediately announces her retirement

“This is how I say goodbye to tennis.”

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 28 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Look at Alec Baldwin's amazing tennis ball catch Alec Ball Dwin

Look at Alec Baldwin's amazing tennis ball catch

He’s got two ears and a heart.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 18 August, 2014

From The42 Rafael Nadal rules himself out of the US Open due to injury Withdrawal

Rafael Nadal rules himself out of the US Open due to injury

The 2013 champion has been forced to miss two tournaments in recent weeks.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

From The42 Roger Federer watches his era sadly slip away Down And Out

Roger Federer watches his era sadly slip away

After 36 consecutive Grand Slam quarter-final appearances, Federer has now missed two in a row.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 29 August, 2013

From The42 Llodra tries to catch out Andy Murray with sneaky underarm serve US Open

Llodra tries to catch out Andy Murray with sneaky underarm serve

No hassle for Murray as he got his US Open defence underway with a straight-sets win.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

From The42 Rafa Nadal has already hit a real contender for shot of the US Open US Open

Rafa Nadal has already hit a real contender for shot of the US Open

Rafa turns straight-sets win over Ryan Harrison into something a little bit special.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

From The42 I didn't want to be first to lose first five - Murray Empire State

I didn't want to be first to lose first five - Murray

Andy Murray says the fear of losing drove him on to end Britain’s 76-year male Grand Slam title drought.

From The42 Murray defeats Djokovic to win first Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows Historic

Murray defeats Djokovic to win first Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows

The Scot has been crowned US Open champion after seeing off his Serbian opponent in an epic five sets of tennis.

# flushing-meadows - Sunday 9 September, 2012

From The42 VIDEO: Sean Connery and Alex Ferguson crash Andy Murray's US Open press conference Great Scots This post contains videos

VIDEO: Sean Connery and Alex Ferguson crash Andy Murray's US Open press conference

Now there’s a sentence you don’t see every day.

From The42 Murray blows away Berdych to reach US Open final US Open

Murray blows away Berdych to reach US Open final

Andy Murray will face either Novak Djokovic or David Ferrer in Monday’s final after he beat Tomas Berdych in four sets.

# flushing-meadows - Friday 7 September, 2012

From The42 US Open: Djokovic, Ferrer line up semi-final meeting Late Night Novak

US Open: Djokovic, Ferrer line up semi-final meeting

The top seeded Serb advanced past Juan Martin Del Potro last night.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

From The42 Murray looks to learn from Lendl's rags to riches US Open 2012

Murray looks to learn from Lendl's rags to riches

The Scot beat Milos Raonic 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 on Monday to move through to the quarter-finals.

# flushing-meadows - Friday 31 August, 2012

From The42 US Open: Kerber sends Venus home in second round Tennis

US Open: Kerber sends Venus home in second round

Olga Govortsova awaits after sixth seed Angelique Kerber won 6-2, 5-7, 7-5 early on Friday morning.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 30 August, 2012

From The42 Game, set, match: Clijsters sent into retirement by Laura Robson Goodbye

Game, set, match: Clijsters sent into retirement by Laura Robson

The Belgian’s emotional farewell was the highlight of a busy third day at the 2012 US Open.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

From The42 ‘Will you marry me?’ This young fan’s proposal earned him a US Open practice with Novak Djokovic Awwwww This post contains videos

‘Will you marry me?’ This young fan’s proposal earned him a US Open practice with Novak Djokovic

VIDEO: Yet another reason why Novak Djokovic is one of the most likable professional sportspeople around.

From The42 US Open: Federer rolls on, but Murray made to work Grand Slam

US Open: Federer rolls on, but Murray made to work

Defending women’s champion Samantha Stosur, top seed Victoria Azarenka and third seed Maria Sharapova are also through to the second round at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 27 August, 2012

From The42 Rain returns to curse US Open US Open

Rain returns to curse US Open

Defending champion Sam Stosur was one of the few players to book her place in round two before rain stopped play at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Sunday 26 August, 2012

From The42 Isner beats Berdych for Winston-Salem title Winning

Isner beats Berdych for Winston-Salem title

The American fired 22 aces on his way to victory, as he retained his crown from last year.

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