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Murray out of US Open in 3rd round; Serena eliminated

Sep. 03, 2022 01:03 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Andy Murray’s latest Week 1 exit at a Grand Slam tournament did not discourage him. The three-time major champion still thinks he can go toe-to-toe with the best in men’s tennis — even after two hip operations, even as the years without a trip past the third round at any of...

Medvedev ends Wu's run in third round | US Open updates

Sep. 03, 2022 01:02 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 12:50 a.m. Top-ranked Daniil Medvedev ended the historic run of Wu Yibing with a 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 victory in the third round. The defending champion moves on to face...

Nadal hits nose with racket, tops Fognini | US Open updates

Sep. 02, 2022 03:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 12:35 a.m. Rafael Nadal has come back to win at the U.S. Open after cutting himself on the bridge of his nose when his racket bounced off the court and smacked him in the face against...

Swiatek wins easily, but knows who's No. 1; Nadal bloodied

Sep. 02, 2022 01:14 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Iga Swiatek is winning easily — and quietly. At this U.S. Open, even the world's No. 1 player is a distant No. 2 as long as Serena Williams is still around. “Yeah, that’s kind of her time right now,” Swiatek said. "I’m just, you know,...

Serena, Venus bring their Sister Act back on US Open Day 4

Sep. 01, 2022 01:17 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO THURSDAY Serena Williams is right back in Arthur Ashe Stadium for a night match, and this time she'll have her big sister beside her. Serena, who reached the third round in singles by winning Wednesday, and Venus are teaming up in doubles for the first...

2021 runner-up Fernandez, No. 3 Sakkari ousted at US Open

Sep. 01, 2022 01:12 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The last two women’s champions were already out of the U.S. Open and now the 2021 runner-up and another semifinalist are gone. Top players are falling fast in Flushing Meadows, and Serena Williams took care of another one Wednesday night. Hours...

Defending champ Medvedev into 3rd round | US Open updates

Sep. 01, 2022 00:43 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): ___ 12:40 a.m. Defending champion Daniil Medvedev is into the third round of the U.S. Open. The No. 1 seed beat Arthur Rinderknech 6-2, 7-5, 6-3 on Wednesday...

US Open lookahead: Nadal returns, Raducanu begins defense

Aug. 30, 2022 00:37 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO TUESDAY Rafael Nadal plays his first U.S. Open match since 2019 when he leads off the night session in Arthur Ashe Stadium against Australian Rinky Hijkata. Nadal won the Australian Open and French Open earlier this year, giving him a men's-record 22...

US Open champs Medvedev, Murray win; Ukrainian stuns Halep

Aug. 30, 2022 00:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Daniil Medvedev had an easy start to his U.S. Open title defense, beating Stefan Kozlov 6-2, 6-4, 6-0 on Monday. Simona Halep had another early exit, this one coming in a memorable first tour-level win for Ukrainian Daria Snigur. Snigur upset the No....

Children of Austin, Mandlikova win matches | US Open updates

Aug. 30, 2022 00:12 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 12:10 a.m. The children of past champions Tracy Austin and Hana Mandlikova are making their own U.S. Open memories. Brandon Holt, Austin’s son, knocked off No. 10-seeded...