Venus And Serena Each Now 1 Win From An Epic US Open Quarterfinal MatchupCan't count out Serena Williams, no matter how big the deficit, no matter how off-target her strokes, no matter how much the pressure might be mounting as she bids for a calendar-year Grand Slam.
Cilic Leaves Little Doubt, Smashes Nishikori In US Open FinalMarin Cilic of Croatia won his first Grand Slam title by beating Kei Nishikori of Japan 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 on Monday in the U.S. Open final, a year after missing the tournament because of a doping suspension.
Liguori: Marin Cilic Dominates To Win First Grand Slam TitleMarin Cilic won his very first Grand Slam title. The towering 25- year-old from Croatia dominated Kay Nishikori in straights sets, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3.
Kei Nishikori, Marin Cilic Meet In Surprising US Open FinalIt's among the most unexpected championship matchups in tennis history. Neither is currently ranked in the top 10. And neither has played in a major final, let alone won one.
Liguori: Top Seed Novak Djokovic Sent Home EarlyKei Nishikori became the first Asian man to advance to a Grand Slam final. The 24-year-old from Japan ousted the top-ranked player in the world, Novak Djokovic, 6-4, 1-6, 7-6, 6-3.
Liguori: Cilic Has Come A Long Way Since Suspension For Positive Drug TestA year ago, Cilic did not play the US Open. He pulled out of Wimbledon, claiming he had a knee injury, but it was later revealed that he had failed a drug test.
Cilic KOs No. 6 Berdych For Spot In US Open SemifinalsMarin Cilic reached his first Grand Slam semifinal in more than four years, upsetting sixth-seeded Tomas Berdych in straight sets at the U.S. Open.
Liguori: Previewing Men's Semifinals And Women's FinalAnn Liguori previews the men's semifinals and women's final.
Murray Wakes Up, Steamrolls Into US Open Semifinals In front of a sparse crowd at Louis Armstrong Stadium, Andy Murray didn't quite feel as though he was playing in a Grand Slam quarterfinal. And Murray wasn't exactly playing like an Olympic gold medalist.
Andy Murray Advances, Will Face Marin Cilic In QuarterfinalsStill seeking his first Grand Slam title, Olympic champion Andy Murray reached the quarterfinals at an eighth consecutive major tournament by beating 15th-seeded Milos Raonic 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 Monday night.
American Ryan Harrison Out Of US OpenAmerican teenager Ryan Harrison lost 6-2, 7-5, 7-6 (6) to 27th-seeded Marin Cilic in the first round of the U.S. Open on Monday.