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Maria Sharapova (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

4-Time Major Champion Maria Sharapova Pulls Out Of US Open

Sharapova, the 2006 champion at Flushing Meadows, has played only one match on tour since her second-round loss at Wimbledon in June.

08/22/2013

Monica Seles (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Seles Picked For US Open Court Of Champions

Two-time U.S. Open winner Monica Seles will be inducted into the tournament’s Court of Champions during a ceremony before the women’s final Sept. 8.

08/08/2013

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

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

Victoria Azarenka/file (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Top-Ranked Victoria Azarenka Seeded No. 1 At U.S. Open; Serena Seeded Fourth

Top-ranked Victoria Azarenka will be seeded No. 1 at the U.S. Open, with 2006 champion Maria Sharapova at No. 3 and three-time winner Serena Williams at No. 4.

08/22/2012

Roger Federer (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

No. 1 Roger Federer To Be Top-Seeded Men’s Player At U.S. Open

The 17-time Grand Slam champion was ranked No. 1 in the ATP rankings released on Monday. Defending champ Novak Djokovic is seeded second and Olympic gold medalist Andy Murray is seeded third.

08/21/2012

Lleyton Hewitt (credit: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Former Champion Lleyton Hewitt, James Blake Receive Wild Cards Into U.S. Open

The U.S. Tennis Association announced its eight men’s wild cards on Tuesday. Hewitt is a two-time major champion — winning the 2001 U.S. Open — but at age 31 the Australian has fallen to 134th in the world.

08/14/2012

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USTA Plans Massive Makeover For U.S. Open Facilities

The U.S. Tennis Association plans to give the home of the U.S. Open a makeover that will cost hundreds of millions of dollars.

06/14/2012

Madison Keys of the United States returns the ball against Jill Craybas of the United States during Day One of the 2011 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 29, 2011. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Madison Keys, 16, Beats Jill Craybas, 37, In US Open 1st Round

Madison Keys, a 16-year-old from Boca Raton, Fla., became the youngest player since 2005 to win a U.S. Open match by beating 37-year-old Jill Craybas 6-2, 6-4 on Monday.

08/29/2011