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Analysis: Djokovic 'still hanging on,' seeking major titles

Sep. 13, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Novak Djokovic was, understandably, deflated. The quest to do something no man has done in more than a half-century took a lot out of him, physically and emotionally. The No. 1-ranked Djokovic acknowledged as much after crying during the last changeover...

Today in History

Sep. 13, 2021 00:14 AM EDT

Today in History Today is Monday, Sept. 13, the 256th day of 2021. There are 109 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 13, 1971, a four-day inmates’ rebellion at the Attica Correctional Facility in...

The Latest: Medvedev says celebration was nod to FIFA game

Sep. 12, 2021 20:38 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): ___ 8:35 p.m. Daniil Medvedev's celebration for his first major tennis title was a nod to a soccer video game. Medvedev slowly...

1 to go: Djokovic into US Open final, nears year Grand Slam

Sep. 11, 2021 00:36 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — If Novak Djokovic does complete the first calendar-year Grand Slam for a man since 1969 — and he is headed to the U.S. Open final, just one victory away — he, and everyone else, will remember one particularly pivotal, and epic, game along the way. It...

The Latest: Djokovic wins, takes Grand Slam chance to final

Sep. 10, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 11:10 p.m. Novak Djokovic still has his Grand Slam chance. Pushed to a fifth set by Alexander Zverev, the top-seeded Djokovic won it 6-2 to advance...

US Open Lookahead: Djokovic, Zverev again in a semifinal

Sep. 10, 2021 00:09 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO FRIDAY Novak Djokovic’s bid for an Olympic gold medal was stopped in the semifinals in Tokyo by Alexander Zverev. Now it’s Zverev again who can end the top-seeded Djokovic’s quest for the first calendar-year Grand Slam in men’s...

What makes Novak Djokovic great? Shots, yes, but also mind

Sep. 09, 2021 16:10 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ask other tennis players what makes Novak Djokovic great, what has pushed him to the brink of the first calendar-year Grand Slam by a man in more than a half-century, and the responses might include a mention of the way he returns serves or his ability to cover the court or...

Raducanu, 18, 1st qualifier in US Open semis; Sakkari next

Sep. 09, 2021 01:08 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — When Emma Raducanu got to Flushing Meadows to try to win her way through qualifying and earn what would be a berth in her second Grand Slam tournament, she was not planning on a particularly long stay. Look at her now, two weeks into this adventure: The...

The Latest: Djokovic takes Grand Slam bid into US Open semis

Sep. 09, 2021 00:34 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): ___ 12:35 a.m. Novak Djokovic will take his Grand Slam bid into the U.S. Open semifinals. Djokovic beat Matteo Berrettini 5-7,...

The Latest: Pliskova saves match point to win at US Open

Sep. 02, 2021 23:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 11:50 p.m. Two-time Grand Slam runner-up Karolina Pliskova hit 24 aces, saved a match point and edged 75th-ranked American Amanda Anisimova in three sets to reach the...