Juan Martin del Potro

Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina serves the ball to Somdev Devverman of India during their tennis match in the second day of the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on February 25, 2014. (Photo credit should read MARWAN NAAMANI/AFP/Getty Images)

2009 Champion Juan Martin Del Potro Out Of US Open

Past U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro pulled out of the year’s last Grand Slam tournament Friday because he’s still recovering from wrist surgery.

08/15/2014

Andy Murray (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Getty Images)

No. 2 Seed Andy Murray Advances To Wimbledon Semifinals

Murray completed his seventh career comeback from two sets down to top Fernando Verdasco.

07/03/2013

Novak Djokovic of Serbia congratulates Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina after their match during the semifinals of the BNP Paribas Open. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Djokovic And Del Potro Advance Unscathed Into Wimbledon Semifinals

During a tournament with more than its share of twists and turns Djokovic and del Potro have gone through virtually unscathed.

07/03/2013

Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Serena Williams of the US. (Photo credit: MANAN VATSYAYANA/AFP/Getty Images)

Favorites Djokovic And Williams Cruising At Wimbledon

Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic turned in nearly perfect performances back-to-back Saturday on Centre Court to cap the fourth round at the All England Club.

06/29/2013

Andy Murray (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images), Tomas Berdych (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images) and David Ferrer (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images for USTA)

Kallet: Will The Grand Slam Torch Finally Be Passed To A New Man At The US Open?

Yes, the ingredients are in place for the torch to finally be passed — at least for the moment — to a new men’s Grand Slam champion. And if it does play out that way, what will it feel like? It’s tough to say, as there has only been one blip on the Big Three’s radar since 2005.

09/07/2012

Novak Djokovic

Djokovic Uses Brute Force To Forge US Open Semifinal Showdown With Ferrer

Locked in a taut, thrill-a-minute second set, Novak Djokovic and Juan Martin del Potro headed to a tiebreaker and promptly produced a 20-stroke masterpiece of a point befitting a pair of past U.S. Open champions.

09/07/2012

Andy Roddick of the United States waves to the crowd after losing to Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina after their men's singles fourth-round match on Day 10 of the 2012 US Open. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Andy Roddick’s Illustrious Career Ends With Fourth-Round Defeat At US Open

When his final match ended with a forehand error at Arthur Ashe Stadium, the American star buried his face in a towel, tears in his eyes as del Potro saluted him.

09/05/2012

Andy Roddick

Roddick’s Career Suspended By Rain; 4th Round Match To Continue Wed.

His match, and his retirement, put off for at least another day, Andy Roddick stepped out of Arthur Ashe Stadium and into the drizzly night, a black jacket’s hood pulled overhead, a bag of ice soothing his right shoulder.

09/04/2012

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For Retiring Andy Roddick, US Open Crowd A ‘Huge Advantage’

One loss from retirement, No. 20 seed Roddick plays his fourth-round match against No. 7 seed Juan Martin del Potro on Tuesday night, in search of the first big-time upset in a men’s draw that has mostly gone to form — and very quietly at that.

09/04/2012

Rafael Nadal of Spain smiles during a press conference held on Arthur Ashe Kids' Day prior to the start of the 2010 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 28, 2010 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jaime L. Mikle/Getty Images)

Hartnett: 2011 U.S. Men’s Open: Can Anyone Topple Rafael Nadal?

Defending U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal looks to achieve a consecutive major title at Flushing Meadows. A strong field awaits him but is anyone capable of taking down Rafa?

WFAN–08/27/2011