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19 Slams: Nadal stops Medvedev comeback bid to win US Open

Sep. 8, 2019 11:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal's 19th Grand Slam trophy went from inevitable to suddenly in doubt in a thrill-a-minute U.S. Open final. What had all the makings of a casual crowning morphed into a grueling contest thanks to Nadal's opponent, Daniil Medvedev, a man a decade younger and appearing in his first...

The Latest: Nadal edges Medvedev at US Open for 19th major

Sep. 8, 2019 9:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 9:10 p.m. Rafael Nadal has edged Daniil Medvedev 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 to win his fourth U.S. Open title and 19th Grand Slam trophy overall. The second-seeded Nadal's victory Sunday moves him within one major championship of...

Andreescu's 1st Slam title at US Open prevents Serena's 24th

Sep. 7, 2019 9:26 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Bianca Andreescu knew this would happen, because she knows all about Serena Williams. Looked up to her. Dreamed of playing her. Andreescu knew Williams would not go quietly. Knew Williams would not make things easy. And so as a big lead in the U.S. Open final dwindled Saturday, as she...

Royal Flop: Williams denied Slam record in front of Duchess

Sep. 7, 2019 8:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has another role that suits her: rooting on friend Serena Williams as the tennis star chased a U.S. Open championship. Meghan sat in Williams' box at Arthur Ashe Stadium and stood and cheered like thousands of other fans when Williams hit a booming overhand to...

The Latest: Andreescu tops Serena Williams for US Open title

Sep. 7, 2019 6:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 6 p.m. Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu has upset Serena Williams 6-3, 7-5 in the U.S. Open final for her first Grand Slam title. Andreescu's victory Saturday prevented Williams from claiming what would have been her...

In US Open final, Nadal seeks 19th major, Medvedev eyes 1st

Sep. 7, 2019 3:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal shrugged his shoulders once, twice, three times. If his words weren't going to make his position clear, his body language would. The question: Would he like to end up with the record for most Grand Slam titles won by a man? The answer, essentially: Yes, of course. And if he...

'Lucky, no?' Nadal fights past Berrettini into US Open final

Sep. 7, 2019 12:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Rafael Nadal was down 4-0 in a first-set tiebreaker against a bigger, younger opponent finding ways to cause trouble in their U.S. Open semifinal. So, a reporter wanted to know later, was Nadal already thinking ahead to how to come back in the next set? "No," Nadal responded quickly,...

US Open Glance: Williams, Andreescu to play for the title

Sep. 6, 2019 10:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A quick look at the U.S. Open: LOOKAHEAD TO SATURDAY Serena Williams gets another chance to win a record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title when she faces 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu, who is trying to become the first Canadian woman to win one. The eighth-seeded Williams has reached three...

The Latest: Nadal beats Berrettini to reach US Open final

Sep. 6, 2019 10:08 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 10:05 p.m. Rafael Nadal moved closer to his fourth U.S. Open title and 19th from all Grand Slam tournaments by pulling away for a 7-6 (6), 6-4, 6-1 semifinal victory over 24th-seeded Matteo Berrettini of Italy. Nadal trailed...

Dimitrov's stunning run in New York ends with semifinal loss

Sep. 6, 2019 9:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Grigor Dimitrov saved two match points in the third set, a fleeting sign that perhaps the lowest-ranked semifinalist at the U.S. Open since 1991 could somehow scrap to one more set. Then maybe, an astounding comeback. For the Bulgarian who knocked Roger Federer out of Flushing Meadows,...