U.S. Open Tennis Championships

July 25, 2019 - 10:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Defending champion Svetlana Kuznetsova has pulled out of the Citi Open because of visa issues. The 34-year-old Russian announced the problem on Twitter on Thursday and apologized to fans for not being able to make it to the U.S. Open tuneup. Kuznetsova won the U.S. Open in 2004...
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July 17, 2019 - 9:30 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Serena Williams will try again for a record-equaling 24th major title as one of 13 Grand Slam women's champions who gained direct entry into the U.S. Open. The top 98 men and 102 women based on this week's world rankings were automatically entered Wednesday into the field for the...
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Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov plays a shot against Croatia's Marin Cilic during their second round match of the French Open tennis tournament at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday, May 29, 2019. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
May 29, 2019 - 11:18 am
PARIS (AP) — The Latest on the French Open (all times local): 8 p.m. Grigor Dimitrov outlasted 2014 U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic 6-7 (3), 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-3 in the longest match so far at this year's French Open, which lasted nearly 4½ hours. Cilic and Dimitrov were seeded third and fourth at...
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April 24, 2019 - 10:02 am
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Open tournament director David Brewer is stepping down after this year's championship. The U.S. Tennis Association announced Wednesday that Brewer also will leave his job as its chief professional tennis officer. Brewer joined the USTA in 1997 and became the U.S. Open...
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