The big screen lost a legend, while sports lost their greatest motivator.
Agassi made the comments in an interview with Singapore newspaper Straits Times, saying Nadal’s achievements are more impressive because he has had to deal with tougher opponents.
Next week, for the first time in 40 years of ATP rankings, there will be no American men in the top 20. That’s because John Isner, who is 20th this week, is assured of dropping lower after losing Tuesday.
With Andy Roddick calling it a career after this US Open, many are asking: What is the state of American tennis?
Andy Roddick was celebrating his 30th birthday on Thursday. And at approximately 6:03 p.m., he shocked the tennis world.
James Blake, no matter how far he gets in Flushing Meadows, always brings his heart and soul to the court — and New Yorkers eat that up.
Despite the lingering effects of Irene, enough Americans found Mardy Fish on the Arthur Ashe Stadium Court Monday afternoon to cheer him on. After all, the 29-year-old is the highest ranking American male in tennis!
Roger Federer can tell that playing conditions at the U.S. Open are slower than last year. He wonders whether — for the good of the game — it would be more interesting if they were quicker.
As the US Open Tennis Championship fortnight approaches, I look back at some of my top memories of covering the US Open since 1982, my first year working the event.
After last year’s unexpected playoff run, a busy offseason and an appearance on HBO’s ‘Hard Knocks’, the Jets have been garnering a lot of attention. Everybody hates the Jets and Craigie loves it!
Everybody seems to hate the Jets, and Craigie is loving it. But can Gang Green use the negative chatter as fuel to tear up the league?