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The Latest: Djokovic: Umpire changed course of Serena match

Sep. 9, 2018 10:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 10:15 p.m. Novak Djokovic says he thinks the chair umpire interfered too much in Serena Williams' match but stopped short of saying men and women are treated differently. Djokovic says Carlos Ramos "just maybe changed —...

The Latest: Djokovic tops Nishikori for 8th US Open final

Sep. 7, 2018 9:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 9:25 p.m. Novak Djokovic reached his eighth U.S. Open final by beating Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-4, 6-2. Djokovic is bidding for his third title at Flushing Meadows and 14th Grand Slam trophy overall. The No. 6-seeded Djokovic...

The Latest: Federer upset by Millman in US Open's 4th round

Sep. 4, 2018 12:58 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 12:55 a.m. Roger Federer has been stunned in the U.S. Open's fourth round by 55th-ranked John Millman of Australia 3-6, 7-5, 7-6 (7), 7-6 (3). It's the first time in Federer's career that he has lost to a man ranked outside...

Waiting for first baby to arrive, Isner into US Open QF

Sep. 2, 2018 11:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — John Isner — with all his finger-twirling, fist-pumping histrionics stirring the crowd — had just clinched his first U.S. Open quarterfinal berth since 2011 when his thoughts flashed to someone who wasn't at the stadium to celebrate: his wife, Maddie. She was home, expecting...

The Latest: Cilic edges de Minaur as match ends past 2 a.m.

Sep. 2, 2018 2:28 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 2:22 a.m. Marin Cilic, the 2014 U.S. Open champion, needed eight match points to recover from a two-set deficit and eventually edge 19-year-old Alex de Minaur 4-6, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 7-5 at 2:22 a.m., four minutes shy of the...

Djokovic wins battle with his 'other me' to beat Sandgren

Aug. 30, 2018 11:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Novak Djokovic had become rattled by Tennys Sandgren and a boisterous Arthur Ashe Stadium that knocked him off his game. But his most troublesome antagonist at the U.S. Open came from within. "The other me," Djokovic said with a smile, "that my first me doesn't like." The alternate version...

The Latest: Muguruza stunned by qualifier Muchova at Open

Aug. 30, 2018 1:51 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 1:10 a.m. Two-time major champion Garbine Muguruza let a lead slip away and was stunned in the second round of the U.S. Open by 202nd-ranked Czech qualifier Karolina Muchova 3-6, 6-4, 6-4. The 12th-seeded Muguruza was up a set...

The Latest: Sharapova gets past 39-year-old Schnyder at Open

Aug. 29, 2018 12:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 12 a.m. Maria Sharapova held on to edge 39-year-old Patty Schnyder, the oldest female qualifier in Grand Slam history, in the U.S. Open's first round. Sharapova let a big second-set lead slip away, then needed four match...

The Latest: Nadal advances at US Open when Ferrer retires

Aug. 27, 2018 11:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 11:20 p.m. Top-ranked Rafael Nadal advanced to the second round of the U.S. Open when David Ferrer retired in the second set of their all-Spanish matchup. Nadal won the first set but trailed 3-4 in the second when Ferrer had...

Li Na, Ivanisevic, Martinez on Tennis Hall of Fame ballot

Aug. 22, 2018 10:39 AM EDT

Li Na could become the first player from Asia elected to the International Tennis Hall of Fame. The two-time major champion from China is one of eight Grand Slam title winners who are candidates for the International Tennis Hall of Fame's Class of 2019, a list that includes Goran Ivanisevic, Yevgeny Kafelnikov...