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Federer, Serena retire; tennis moves on to Alcaraz, Swiatek

Sep. 16, 2022 07:34 AM EDT

The timing of it all hardly could be more symbolic: Within a span of two weeks, Serena Williams plays what is believed to be her last match at age 40, Roger Federer announces he’ll be retiring at 41, Iga Swiatek wins her third Grand Slam title at 21, and Carlos Alcaraz gets his first at 19. ...

Alcaraz, Ruud at 1-2 in ATP rankings; Swiatek, Jabeur in WTA

Sep. 12, 2022 13:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Alcaraz's U.S. Open championship moved him to No. 1 on Monday at age 19, making him the youngest man to lead the ATP computerized rankings since they began in 1973. “It’s a dream. At the moment, I can't believe I reached No. 1. It’s going to take time...

Swiatek right to set no limits after US Open title: Analysis

Sep. 11, 2022 09:20 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ahead of the U.S. Open trophy ceremony, Iga Swiatek pulled on a white jacket with “1GA” written in black over her heart — the numeral replacing the “I” of her first name represents her No. 1 ranking. Above that were three gold stars to reflect her updated...

Seal, Broadway among Iga's NYC adventures | US Open updates

Sep. 10, 2022 21:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local): ___ 9:20 p.m. There's more to New York than just the U.S. Open. Meeting celebrities, for one. Going to a Broadway show, for another. Iga...

Ons Jabeur vows to keep fighting after loss in US Open final

Sep. 10, 2022 21:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ons Jabeur dropped her racket in disgust after one poor shot in the U.S. Open final. Minutes later, she was on the court right along with it after lunging to hit a volley that flew out of bounds. Jabeur picked herself up and kept on fighting Saturday, and that's...

Iga Swiatek beats Ons Jabeur for 1st US Open title, 3rd Slam

Sep. 10, 2022 21:14 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Good as she’s been this year, Iga Swiatek came to the U.S. Open unsure of what to expect. She complained that women use different, slightly lighter, tennis balls than the men do at Flushing Meadows, where she’d never been past the fourth round. She was trying to...

Alcaraz, Ruud meet for US Open title and No. 1 in rankings

Sep. 10, 2022 20:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO SUNDAY Carlos Alcaraz or Casper Ruud will win his first major title, then move to No. 1 in the ATP rankings on Monday. If it's the 19-year-old Alcaraz, he would become the youngest Grand Slam champion since fellow Spaniard Rafael Nadal was also 19 when...

Iga Swiatek beats Ons Jabeur in 2 sets to win U.S. Open for 3rd Grand Slam title

Sep. 10, 2022 18:15 PM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Iga Swiatek beats Ons Jabeur in 2 sets to win U.S. Open for 3rd Grand Slam title.

Swiatek goes for a 3rd major title, Jabeur a 1st at US Open

Sep. 10, 2022 01:00 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — LOOKAHEAD TO SATURDAY Iga Swiatek tries to win her third Grand Slam title, while Ons Jabeur gets a second straight chance to win her first. The top-ranked Swiatek won her second French Open title in June, part of her stretch of nine consecutive finals won in...

Swiatek met Serena; Jabeur met Roddick; US Open final next

Sep. 09, 2022 16:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Iga Swiatek finally got to meet Serena Williams at this U.S. Open. Ons Jabeur finally got to meet Andy Roddick. With those items crossed off their to-do lists, Swiatek and Jabeur will try to take care of other significant business — winning a...