Christina McHale, of Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, says there’s nothing quite like playing this year’s US Open in her own backyard.
After the match, Victoria Azarenka said of the call: “That was the most ridiculous thing there is.”
Gone is the Golden Era of American tennis. Every year, the names Pete Sampras, Andre Agassi, Jim Courier, John McEnroe, Jimmy Connors and Chris Evert seem to fade further in our country’s tennis consciousness.
Americans Andy Roddick, Venus Williams, Sam Querrey and Dennis Novikov all won on the second day of the US Open.
New Jersey has 19 representatives in the upcoming Olympic games
Neither her words nor her play indicated that Serena Williams was distracted one bit Thursday at the U.S. Open.
American tennis fans are looking for that next Cinderella Story. Remember Melanie Oudin’s exciting run to the quarterfinals in 2009? On Tuesday afternoon, we were treated to someone who just may fill that role.