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Roger Federer at the U.S. Open (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Roger Federer Looking For A Different Ending At U.S. Open

The five-time U.S. Open champion is seeded seventh, the biggest number next to his name at a Grand Slam tournament since 2003.

08/25/2013

Andy Murray (STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Andy Murray Ready To Defend His U.S. Open Title

Murray is seeded No. 3, and the expectation is that he or one of the men ahead of him, Djokovic or Nadal, will hold the trophy.

08/24/2013

Andy Murray of Britain kisses the trophy after his win over Novak Djokovic during their men's singles final match at the 2012 US Open. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

10 Things To Know For The U.S. Open Tennis Tournament

Andy Murray will be the defending champion at a Grand Slam tournament and he suspects he’ll be more nervous than usual.

08/24/2013

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Federer Trying To Re-Energize Game In Cincinnati

Roger Federer usually feels good when he arrives in Cincinnati for a tournament he has won more times than anyone else. This week, not so much.

08/11/2013

Andy Murray (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Getty Images)

US Open Tennis Singles Champs Will Take Home Record $2.6 Million

All singles players at the U.S. Open are getting a big raise this year, from the record $2.6 million each champion will take home, to the $32,000 for everyone losing in the first round.

07/31/2013

Roger Federer (Photo credit should read CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images)

Roger Federer Falls To No. 5 In ATP Rankings For 1st Time In A Decade

Federer’s second-round loss at Wimbledon, a year after taking the title, drops him from No. 3. He was fifth in the rankings on June 23, 2003, two weeks before he won Wimbledon for the first of his record 17 major championships.

07/08/2013

Novak Djokovic abd Andy Murray (PAUL CROCK/AFP/Getty Images)

Djokovic And Murray Yet To Lose A Set At Wimbledon

No. 1-seeded Novak Djokovic and No. 2 Andy Murray have yet to lose a set, let alone a match, so far at Wimbledon.

07/02/2013

Roger Federer (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

Roger Federer Bounced By 116th-Ranked Stakhovsky At Wimbledon

Seven-time champion Roger Federer was stunned by 116th-ranked Sergiy Stakhovsky in the second round of Wimbledon on Wednesday, his earliest loss in a Grand Slam tournament in 10 years.

06/26/2013

Rafael Nadal (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)

Nadal Bounced In 1st Round Of Wimbledon; 1st Career Loss In 1st Round Of Major

In one of Wimbledon’s greatest upsets, an ailing Rafael Nadal was knocked out in straight sets on Monday by a player ranked 135th — the Spaniard’s first loss in the opening round of a Grand Slam event.

06/24/2013

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Tiger Tops Forbes’ List Of Highest-Paid Athletes; A-Rod Comes In At No. 18

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez was tops among the 27 baseball players on the list and No. 18 overall with $30.3 million, although he is currently facing the possibility of a 100-game suspension.

06/06/2013

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Roger Federer Rallies To Beat Gilles Simon In Five Sets At French Open

Federer regrouped and restored order eventually, coming back from two-sets-to-one deficit to beat 15th-seeded Gilles Simon of France.

06/02/2013

Roger Federer at the U.S. Open (credit: Al Bello/Getty Images)

Roger Federer, Andy Murray: No Problem For Gay Tennis Players

The second- and third-ranked players were asked about the possibility Sunday at the Italian Open after NBA veteran Jason Collins recently became the first active player in any of the four major U.S. professional sports leagues to come out.

05/13/2013

USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

U.S. Open To Increase Annual Prize Money To $50 Million By 2017

New York’s Grand Slam tournament will increase its annual prize money to $50 million by 2017 — roughly double what it was last year — and permanently schedule the men’s semifinals on Friday and men’s final on Sunday starting in 2015.

03/20/2013

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Djokovic, Murray Set To Battle For US Open Crown

Born only a week apart and brought up as tennis prodigies who later turned into stars, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray have been crisscrossing the globe together. Their next run-in comes Monday, with nothing less than the US Open title at stake.

09/10/2012

Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates against Tomas Berdych of Czech Republic at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Andy Murray Into US Open Final

Andy Murray persevered through the wind and the rain to advance to his US Open Final since 2008.

09/08/2012

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