Category: Grand Slam

Fabio Fognini Hit With Fine And Suspended Ban Following US Open Tirade

Adam Addicott- 11/10/2017

Fabio Fognini (zimbio.com) Italy's Fabio Fognini has been hit with a $96,000 fine for his sexist outburst at a match umpire during the US Open. ...

Serena Williams To Join Murray And Djokovic In Australian Open Return, Says Director

Adam Addicott- 10/10/2017

Serena Williams (zimbio.com) The head of the Australian Open believes Serena Williams will return to defend her title at the tournament in January, three months ...

Kei Nishikori Set To Miss The Australian Open, Says Coach

Adam Addicott- 04/10/2017

Kei Nishikori (zimbio.com)  Kei Nishikori is unlikely to be ready in time for the Australian Open as he continues his recovery from a wrist injury, ...

5 Ways To Enjoy New York During The U.S. Open

Staff- 26/09/2017

The 2017 U.S. Open is now well behind us, but by all accounts it was as busy and popular as ever. The renovated grounds at ...

Relentless Rafael Nadal Cruises To 16th Major Title At The US Open

Adam Addicott- 10/09/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio.com) Rafael Nadal has ended his three-and-a-half year wait for a hard court title by dismissing a spirited Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4, ...

The US Open Men’s Final: Five Facts You Need To Know

Adam Addicott- 10/09/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio.com) Regardless of the outcome history will be made when Rafael Nadal takes on Kevin Anderson in the final of the US Open ...

Sloane Stephens Cruises To US Open Title In Only Her Fifth Tournament Of 2017

Adam Addicott- 09/09/2017

Sloane Stephens (zimbio.com) Sloane Stephens produced an almost faultless display to become the lowest-ranked player in history to win the US Open after brushing side ...

Sloane Stephens Inspires Rivals And A New Generation With Run To US Open Final

Adam Addicott- 08/09/2017

Sloane Stephens (zimbio.com) Sloane Stephens once promoted laughed in the media room at the Washington Open when she said ‘eventually I will beat someone.’ The ...

Madison Keys books spot in US Open final

Cody Fitzpatrick- 08/09/2017

Madison Keys had what was probably the best performance of the 2017 US Open so far, defeating CoCo Vandeweghe in the second semifinal without blinking, ...

Sloane Stephens Stuns Venus Williams To Reach Her First Grand Slam Final At The US Open

Tevon King- 08/09/2017

11 months ago, Sloane Stephens' foot was in a boot, and she could not hit a tennis ball. The unseeded American reached back-to-back semifinals in ...

Comeback King Juan Martin del Potro Eyes Nadal Upset At US Open

Adam Addicott- 07/09/2017

Juan Martin del Potro (zimbio.com) When Juan Martin del Potro claimed back-to-back wins over Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal on route to winning the 2009 ...

Juan Martin del Potro triumphs over Roger Federer in US Open quarter

Cody Fitzpatrick- 07/09/2017

Juan Martin del Potro pulled off a stunning quarterfinal win Wednesday night over reigning Australian Open and Wimbledon champion Roger Federer.   With booming serves, ...

Madison Keys Cruises Past Kaia Kanepi To Reach A First US Open Semifinal

Tevon King- 07/09/2017

15th seed Madison Keys had seen her Fed Cup teammates Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens and her semifinal opponent, the 20th seed Coco Vandeweghe all book ...

Experience Prevails As Rafael Nadal Crushes Teenager Rublev To Reach US Open Semis

Adam Addicott- 06/09/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio.com) Rafael Nadal remains on course for a clash with Roger Federer after handing rising star Andrey Rublev a tough lesson in life ...

Venus Williams Overcomes Petra Kvitova In A Three-Set Thriller To Reach A Ninth US Open Semifinal

Tevon King- 06/09/2017

In the first evening match scheduled in the Arthur Ashe Stadium, it was a battle between multiple Grand Slam champions between five-time Wimbledon champion Venus ...

Roger Federer glides past Philipp Kohlschreiber

Cody Fitzpatrick- 05/09/2017

Roger Federer defeated No. 33 seed Philipp Kohlschreiber in straight sets -- 6-4, 6-2, 7-5 -- on Labor Day to advance to the US Open quarterfinals.  There, ...

Karolina Pliskova Eyes Improvement Following US Open Delight

Adam Addicott- 04/09/2017

Karolina Pliskova (zimbio.com) Momentum is gathering in Karolina Pliskova’s bid for a maiden grand slam title, but still she refuses to be complacent with her ...

Resurgent Rafael Nadal Eases Into US Open Quarters

Adam Addicott- 04/09/2017

Rafael Nadal (zimbio.com) Rafael Nadal has issued a stark warning to his rivals at the US Open draw with a clinical 6-2, 6-4, 6-1, win ...

Sam Querrey dominates Mischa Zverev to advance to US Open quarterfinals

Cody Fitzpatrick- 04/09/2017

No. 17 seed Sam Querrey treed his way through his fourth-round nightcap on Arthur Ashe, beating late-blooming, left-handed serve-and-volleyer Mischa Zverev in straight sets, 6-2, 6-2, ...

Petra Kvitova Battles Past Garbine Muguruza Advancing To The Quarterfinals At The US Open

Tevon King- 04/09/2017

Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova showcased her vintage form on the big stage in the Arthur Ashe Stadium, by ousting fellow two-time Grand Slam champion ...