Flushing Meadows

Emma Raducanu back in Britain and in demand after US Open win

Emma Raducanu’s life has been turned upside down since winning the U.S. Open title as an 18-year-old qualifier and, nearly a week later, she’s still struggling to get to grips with what has happened.

published on : 17th September 2021

1 to go: Novak Djokovic into US Open final, nears year Grand Slam

Beating No. 2 Daniil Medvedev on Sunday for the title will allow Djokovic to be the first man since 1969 to complete a calendar-year slam and collect his 21st grand slam, most among men.

published on : 11th September 2021

US Open Lookahead: Novak Djokovic, Alexander Zverev again in a semifinal

Zverev rallied from a set down to beat Djokovic in Tokyo, then went on to win gold. They meet again on Sept 10 in the US Open men's second semifinal after Daniil Medvedev faces Felix Auger-Aliassime.

published on : 10th September 2021

Teen dream: Emma Raducanu, 18, Leylah Fernandez, 19, into US Open final

Ema Raducanu and Leylah Fernandez, on Sept 11, will play, at Flushing Meadows, the first major final between two teens since the 1999 US Open, when Serena Williams, 17, defeated Martina Hingis, 18.

published on : 10th September 2021

Set down, Djokovic tops Berrettini at Open, nears year Slam

Djokovic is now two wins away from the first calendar-year Grand Slam in men's tennis since 1969, along with a men's-record 21st major championship overall.

published on : 9th September 2021

Emma Raducanu, 18, 1st qualifier in US Open semis; Maria Sakkari next

Raducanu has won all 16 sets she has contested through eight matches in New York — three during the qualifying rounds and another five in the main draw.

published on : 9th September 2021

Remnants of Hurricane Ida hit US Open, creating some chaos

Subway stations and tracks became so flooded that civic body officials suspended all service and New York City put in place a travel ban until 5 a.m. ET Thursday for all non-emergency vehicles.

published on : 2nd September 2021