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Novak Djokovic heads into the US Open semi-finals as the overwhelming favourite to go on and lift a third title in New York, but Kei Nishikori, Stan Wawrinka and Gael Monfils are potential road blocks. World number one Djokovic takes...
Tennis

Angelique Kerber marked her elevation to the world number one ranking by reaching the US Open final on Friday with a 6-4, 6-3 victory over Caroline Wozniacki. The 28-year-old left-hander, who won the Australian Open in January and was Wimbledon...
Serena Williams celebrates defeating Simona Halep (AFP Photo/Mike Hewitt)

Serena Williams fended off a determined challenge from Simona Halep, downing the fifth-seeded Romanian 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 on Wednesday to reach the US Open semi-finals. World number one Williams, seeking a record seventh US Open title and 23rd Grand Slam...
© AFP / by Dave James | Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates a point against Andy Murray of Great Britain during their 2016 US Open men's singles quarterfinals match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 7, 2016 in New York

Kei Nishikori stunned Andy Murray to reach the US Open semi-finals, holding his nerve in a breathtaking final set to move two wins away from becoming the first Asian man to capture a Grand Slam singles title. Japanese star Nishikori...
Serena Williams of the US serves to Yaroslava Shvedova of Kazakhstan during their US Open fourth round match,

Serena Williams broke through another barrier on Monday, her 308th Grand Slam match win taking her past Roger Federer for the most in major tournaments and into the quarter-finals of the US Open. "Wow, it's really exciting," Williams said of...
Andy Murray

Second seed and 2012 champion Andy Murray crushed Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov 6-1, 6-2, 6-2 to reach a sixth US Open quarter-final Monday, clocking up a personal fast serve record in the process. The 29-year-old reigning Wimbledon and Olympic champion stormed...
Lucas Pouille

Lucas Pouille outlasted 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal in a five-set classic on Sunday to lead a trio of French men into the quarter-finals of the US Open. Pouille, 22 and ranked 25th in the world, lived up to...
Serena Williams

Wimbledon champions Serena Williams and Andy Murray raised the roof at the US Open on Thursday, powering into the third round with decisive straight-sets victories. World number one Williams defeated fellow American Vania King 6-3, 6-3, her 306th Grand Slam...
Serena Williams

World number one Serena Williams opened her U.S. Open account with a tidy 6-3 6-3 win over Ekaterina Makarova on Tuesday, to join her sister Venus in the second round of the year's final grand slam. Williams, whose status as...

Defending champion Novak Djokovic overcame an arm injury scare and long-time rival Rafael Nadal shone in 33-degree heat as the US Open showcased its $650 million upgrade on Monday. World number one Djokovic, also the 2011 winner in New York...