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Alcaraz tops Tiafoe in 5 to reach final | US Open updates

Sep. 09, 2022 23:58 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 11:55 p.m. Carlos Alcaraz has advanced to the U.S. Open final by beating Frances Tiafoe 6-7 (6), 6-3, 6-1, 6-7 (5), 6-3. The 19-year-old from Spain will try to join 1990...

Alcaraz tops Sinner, latest US Open match | US Open updates

Sep. 08, 2022 03:03 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): 2:55 a.m. Carlos Alcaraz has outlasted Jannik Sinner in the latest-finishing match in U.S. Open history, advancing to the semifinals with a 6-3, 6-7 (7), 6-7 (0), 7-5, 6-3 victory. ...

Khachanov stops Kyrgios in 5 sets; faces Ruud in semifinals

Sep. 07, 2022 02:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Karen Khachanov stood on court, arms raised, basking in a rowdy crowd's cheers after reaching his first Grand Slam semifinal at the U.S. Open. Not far away, Nick Kyrgios took out some of his frustration at the so-close-yet-so-far result on a pair of rackets. First,...

Tiafoe tries to follow up Nadal upset by winning US Open QF

Sep. 07, 2022 01:20 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO WEDNESDAY Frances Tiafoe returns to the court at the U.S. Open for the first time since he upset Rafael Nadal and will be trying to reach his first Grand Slam semifinal. Tiafoe takes on No. 9 seed Andrey Rublev. The 24-year-old Tiafoe ended Nadal’s...

Garcia, 28, tops Gauff, 18, at US Open for 1st Slam semi

Sep. 07, 2022 01:13 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Caroline Garcia knows how it can feel to be a teen in tennis getting a ton of attention and outsized expectations, the way Coco Gauff does now. One big difference: Garcia, now 28, became an overnight sensation more than a decade ago thanks to one particularly...

Khachanov beats Kyrgios in 5 sets in QF | US Open updates

Sep. 07, 2022 01:00 AM EDT

The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): ___ 12:59 a.m. Karen Khachanov has advanced to the first Grand Slam semifinal of his career by edging Nick Kyrgios 7-5, 4-6, 7-5, 6-7 (3), 6-4 at the U.S. Open. Kyrgios...

Hairy situation at US Open: 2 removed for haircut in stands

Sep. 06, 2022 23:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — There was quite a hairy situation at the U.S. Open on Tuesday night. Two men's stay in the Arthur Ashe Stadium seats was, um, cut short after one buzzed the other's head right there in the stands while Nick Kyrgios and Karen Khachanov played their quarterfinal. ...

Tiafoe ends Nadal's 22-match Slam streak in US Open 4th Rd

Sep. 06, 2022 02:41 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Frances Tiafoe's vision was blurry from the tears. He was thrilled — overwhelmed, even — when the last point was over and it hit him that, yes, he had ended Rafael Nadal's 22-match Grand Slam winning streak Monday and reached the U.S. Open quarterfinals for the first time. ...

No. 5 seeds Ruud, Jabeur to play in US Open quarterfinals

Sep. 06, 2022 02:40 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO TUESDAY Both No. 5 seeds headline the first day of quarterfinal play at the U.S. Open. On the men's side, Casper Ruud of Norway plays No. 13 Matteo Berrettini of Italy at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Ruud is the French Open runner-up and Berrettini was...

Coco Gauff, 18, reaches US Open quarterfinals for 1st time

Sep. 05, 2022 02:00 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Coco Gauff raised a fist, then wagged her right index finger, responding to, and riling up even more, a loud-louder-loudest Arthur Ashe Stadium crowd that was standing and screaming. Gauff’s U.S. Open opponent, Zhang Shuai, covered both ears with her hands to shield them from...