Andy Murray’s next opponent will be No. 20 Andreas Seppi or Denis Istomin in the fourth round.
The Bryan’s are trying to become the first men’s double team of the Open era, the first since 1951, to win all four majors in the same year.
13th-seeded John Isner lost to 22nd-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber in the US Open’s third round for the second consecutive year.
After the match, Victoria Azarenka said of the call: “That was the most ridiculous thing there is.”
Second-seeded Rafael Nadal crushed yet another opponent at the US Open, beating Ivan Dodig 6-4, 6-3, 6-3 in the third round Saturday.
It remains to be seen if Riske can continue to climb up the rankings and continue to improve. But she’s headed in the right direction.
Maybe’s Riske’s incredible run isn’t that much of a surprise considering her recent surge.
Sloane Stephens reached the fourth round at the US Open for the first time, and a matchup against defending champion Serena Williams could be next.
Novak Djokovic faced two set points early in his second-round match at the US Open. But he saved them, won the set, then needed less than an hour to close out a victory.
The fifth-seeded Li avenged her third-round upset loss to the young Brit at last year’s US Open, winning in straight sets Friday at the same stage at Flushing Meadows.
Serena Williams will be back on court Friday, facing Yaroslava Shvedova in the nightcap at Arthur Ashe Stadium. Former champs Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray also have matches, while two other US Open winners, Juan Martin del Potro and Lleyton Hewitt, play each other.
Only a few spots separate them in the seedings. Still, the considerable gulf between No. 1 Serena Williams and No. 4 Sara Errani was hard to ignore in their matches Thursday at the U.S. Open.
Flavia Pennetta ousted fourth-seeded Sara Errani 6-3, 6-1 in an all-Italian second-round match Thursday for the biggest upset so far at the US Open.
Blake embraced the symbolism of starting his last tournament on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington, an African-American tennis star inspiring young players. It was just past midnight when his match, and career, ended.
After her latest early Grand Slam exit, Venus Williams was asked what the future holds for her at the U.S. Open. In one breath, Williams brushed aside the unspoken reference to retirement.