Liguori: Del Potro Did What Great Players Do; He Seized An OpportunityThe much-anticipated US Open semifinal between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal is a no-go. Juan Martin del Potro put a stop to it.
Del Potro Tops Federer In US Open Quarters, Dashing Hopes Of Storybook Semifinal With NadalFederer was uncharacteristically off at moments, including a very bad forehand volley that was way off the mark and set up del Potro's match point.
Liguori: Federer Faces Big Obstacles To Semi Showdown With NadalRafael Nadal and Roger Federer each have one more round to go, so it’s still not guaranteed at this point, but it’s the meeting that everyone is hoping to see.
Federer Tops No. 33 Seed Kohlschreiber To Advance To US Open QuarterfinalsThe only bit of trouble for Roger Federer in his fourth-round match at the U.S. Open was when he felt the tightening of a muscle at the back of the top of his left leg.
Nadal, Federer Move On To Fourth Round Of US OpenWith the roof closed at Arthur Ashe Stadium because of rain, Rafael Nadal started to find the range with his punishing shots in the second set and beat Leonardo Mayer.
Federer Falters But Comes Back To Beat Youzhny In Five SetsFederer blamed a lack of proper practice after making an uncharacteristic 68 unforced errors and being forced to go five sets again before coming back to edge a cramping Mikhail Youzhny.
Liguori: Rafael Nadal Is A Ball Of Nervous Energy Out ThereAs much as I’ve respected Rafael Nadal all these years -- he’s a legend as a player and an absolute gentleman -- he’s interesting to watch in a different kind of way due to the numerous nervous habits that accompany him on the court.
Federer Edges Out American Teen To Close Out Rainy U.S. Open Day 2Federer earned his 79th career victory at the U.S. Open, equaling Andre Agassi for second-most behind Jimmy Connors' 98.
US Open Draw: Federer, Nadal Could Meet In SemifinalsIf Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal finally are going to face each other at the U.S. Open for the first time in their long rivalry, it only could happen in the semifinals.
Liguori: It Was A Historic Weekend For Wimbledon, US Women's OpenRoger Federer's win at Wimbledon and President Donald Trump's presence at the U.S. Women's Open this past weekend were historic events for tennis and golf.
Roger Federer Tops Marin Cilic To Capture 8th Wimbledon TitleHe is once again the champion of the grass-court Grand Slam tournament, now more often than any other man in the history of an event first held in 1877.
Keidel: How Does Roger Federer Keep Winning?Roger Federer keeps defying physics and time. Is Tennis's greatest player defined by his wins or his ability to learn from losses?