Defending US Open Champion Kerber Embarrassed In First RoundAngelique Kerber left the U.S. Open last year on top of women's tennis, with a second Grand Slam title and the No. 1 ranking. She leaves this year after one match — unsure of exactly what went wrong during a season-long slump.
Liguori: Classy Champions Crowned After Unique US Open FortnightIt was a US Open that said hello to a retractable roof, goodbye to Louis Armstrong Stadium, hello to a new women's No. 1 in Angelique Kerber and another new star in Karolina Pliskova.
PHOTOS: US Open Women's And Men's FinalsBest photos from the women's and men's finals at the 2016 US Open.
Angelique Kerber Beats Karolina Pliskova For 1st US Open TitleAngelique Kerber, the second seed, is the women's U.S. Open champion. She closed out tenth seed Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the championship match. The victory is her second in a major this year as she also won the Australian Open earlier this year.
Kerber Tops Vinci, Punches Ticket To US Open SemifinalsRoberta Vinci fell apart after losing the opening set on a foot fault, allowing No. 2 seed Angelique Kerber to take the last nine games and win their US Open quarterfinal 7-5, 6-0 on Tuesday.
Wozniacki Rallies To Avoid Upset On Day 1 Of US OpenTwo-time US Open runner-up Caroline Wozniacki rallied from a set down for her first Grand Slam match win of 2016.
No All-Williams Final: Serena Wins In Wimbledon Semis, Venus FallsIt will be Kerber against No. 1 Serena in a rematch of the Australian Open final won by the German in January.
Venus Williams, Angelique Kerber Reach Wimbledon SemifinalsShe's one win away from returning to the Wimbledon final for the first time since 2009, where she lost to sister Serena, a six-time champion.
No. 7 Kerber Stuns Serena In Australian Open FinalFor the second time in as many majors, Serena Williams fell short of equaling Steffi Graf's Open-era record of 22 Grand Slam singles titles.
Djokovic, Williams Dominant In Australian Open Semifinal WinsNovak Djokovic called it the best he has ever played against old foe Roger Federer. Serena Williams was just being her dominant self.
Murray Advances To Semifinals On Distracting Day At Australian OpenAndy Murray and a much lesser-known British player, Johanna Konta, advanced to the Australian Open semifinals Wednesday, when the action on court had to compete with news about the integrity of the sport.
Murray Advances, Wawrinka Upset In Fourth Round At Australian OpenIn the darker moments, when the medical needs of his family were becoming more urgent, Andy Murray thought about leaving the Australian Open before the fourth round.