US Open Tennis

Great Expectations at the US Open

Lucy Karsten | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Sport
Lucy Karsten

Andy Murray is a man who knows a little something about expectations. Winning the 2012 US Open made him the first British man since 1936 to win a Majo...

Does the US Tennis Open, and Rory Mcllroy, prove marriage ruins male competitiveness?

Dr Raj Persaud | Posted 08.11.2014 | UK Sport
Dr Raj Persaud

Daniel Farrelly and Daniel Nettle investigated male tennis players who had appeared in the top 100 players in the ATP singles rankings at the end of each year, from 1995 to 2005. Their investigation found married players suffered a significant decrease in ranking points between the year before getting married, and the year after, whereas there was no such difference in performance for unmarried players, during the corresponding time period.

Game, Set, Match Miss Shara- Sugarpova?

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 20.08.2013 | UK Sport

Four-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova intends to change her name to "Sugarpova", in homage to her range of sweets, for the duration of the US Op...

Flushing Meadows' Arthur Ashe Court To Be Fitted With Retractable Roof

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Sport

The US Open's Arthur Ashe Stadium will be fitted with a retractable roof, the United States Tennis Association has announced. Details will be revea...

#Amazing: Twitter Reacts To Andy Murray's Win

Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Sport

There are some bleary eyes among tennis fans this morning after Andy Murray became the first British man to win a grand slam since Fred Perry. In a...

US Open Winner Murray 'Unbelievable', Says Rusedski

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK Sport

Greg Rusedski led the praise of Andy Murray after he broke his major duck in the final of the US Open. The Scot got the better of Novak Djokovic at...

'I Don't Know How I Managed To Come Through' Says Murray

PA | Posted 10.09.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray was overcome with emotion after finally ending his grand slam final hoodoo by lifting the US Open title with a sensational victory over No...

Murray Wins US Open For First Grand Slam Title

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.09.2012 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has become the first British man to win a tennis grand title in 76 years after beating Novak Djokovic in the US Open final. In an enthr...

Couple Style: Beyonce And Jay-Z's Tennis Date

MyDaily | Posted 13.11.2011 | UK Style

Yesterday we brought you the cutest celebrity couple, today it's the coolest. Beyoncé and her husband Jay-Z were spotted enjoying the final of the...