Not only does the three-time Grand Slam singles champion and reigning US Open champion understand and respect the power of the ancestors, but she is also in touch with her heritage too!
This year’s US Open field has been depleted by the absence of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, while Novak Djokovic was disqualified in the last 16 for hitting a line judge with the ball
Djokovic appeared to be looking the other way when he pulled the ball from his pocket and smacked it in the direction of the official.
Serena Williams battled into the US Open last 16 Saturday as the tournament endured fresh controversy after New York health officials ordered the women’s top doubles pairing be withdrawn over coronavirus restrictions.
Novak Djokovic sailed into the last 16 of the US Open on Friday as off-court intrigue forced the delay of a men’s singles match over issues linked to coronavirus.
Japan’s Naomi Osaka has withdrawn from Saturday’s Western and Southern Open final due to a left hamstring injury, meaning Victoria Azarenka takes the title by walkover.

World Tennis Djokovic and Osaka reach finals at US Open tuneup

Japanese fourth seed Naomi Osaka won the semi-final match she once vowed not to play, while men’s top seed Novak Djokovic battled his way into the men’s final at the Western and Southern Open.

World Tennis Djokovic could face Zverev in semis, Thiem in US Open final

World number one Novak Djokovic’s path to a 2020 US Open title could include a semi-final against Stefanos Tsitsipas or Alexander Zverev under the tournament draw unveiled Thursday.

World Tennis Osaka reverses course, will play WTA semi-final

Japan’s Naomi Osaka reversed her decision to withdraw from the WTA Western and Southern Open semi-finals on Thursday, saying she will now play the match that has been rearranged for Friday.

World Tennis Bryan brothers bring curtain down on legendary tennis double act

US men’s doubles duo Bob and Mike Bryan announced the end of their legendary record-shattering tennis career on Thursday, just days before the US Open where they made their Grand Slam debut in 1995.

World Tennis Bautista Agut ousts 2019 champ Medvedev at US Open tuneup

Defending champion Daniil Medvedev was eliminated by Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut in a Wednesday quarter-final while Japan’s Naomi Osaka rallied to advance at the ATP and WTA Western and Southern Open.

World Tennis Djokovic reaches quarter-finals in New York

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic won his 20th straight match of 2020 with a hard-fought 6-2, 6-4 victory over Tennys Sandgren at the Western and Southern Open in New York.

World Tennis Serena claws out opening victory over hard-hitting Rus

Serena Williams battled back from the brink against Dutch qualifier Arantxa Rus on Monday, dominating a third-set tiebreaker to reach the third round of the Western and Southern Open.

World Tennis Djokovic pulls out of doubles in New York with neck pain

World number one Novak Djokovic withdrew from doubles Sunday at the Western and Southern Open in New York, citing neck pain.

World Tennis No crowds makes for a new world as tennis gears up for US Open

For her or against her, former world number one Victoria Azarenka says fans in the stands are a key part of the tennis experience.

World Tennis Murray makes triumphant start to year at US Open tuneup

Britain’s Andy Murray made a triumphant ATP comeback Saturday, defeating Frances Tiafoe 7-6 (8/6), 3-6, 6-1 in his first match of 2020 at the Western and Southern Open.

World Tennis Clijsters in US Open setback after New York injury pull-out

Kim Clijsters suffered a US Open setback on Friday when she withdrew from the warm-up Western and Southern Open with an abdominal injury, just 10 days before the Grand Slam event gets underway.

World Tennis Djokovic comes to New York chasing Federer’s Slam mark

World number one Novak Djokovic says he nearly skipped the US Open but plans to play the Grand Slam event despite COVID-19 concerns in part to chase tennis history.

World Tennis Two players in US Open bubble enter quarantine from tracing

Two players within the US Open bubble have been dropped from the ATP and WTA Western and Southern Open and sent into quarantine after contact with a COVID-19 positive individual.

World Tennis Farah and Cabal back to defend US Open doubles crown

Defending champions Robert Farah and Juan Sebastian Cabal, the ATP’s top-ranked doubles players, head the list of US Open men’s doubles entries announced Wednesday by the US Tennis Association.

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