Liguori: Classy Champions Crowned After Unique US Open FortnightIt was a US Open that said hello to a retractable roof, goodbye to Louis Armstrong Stadium, hello to a new women's No. 1 in Angelique Kerber and another new star in Karolina Pliskova.
PHOTOS: US Open Women's And Men's FinalsBest photos from the women's and men's finals at the 2016 US Open.
Wawrinka Stuns Djokovic To Capture First US Open TitlePointing to his temple after winning the biggest of points, Stan Wawrinka wore Novak Djokovic down and beat the defending champion 6-7 (1), 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 on Sunday for his first U.S. Open title and third Grand Slam trophy overall.
Mattek-Sands, Safarova Win US Open, 3rd Major Doubles TitleMattek-Sands and Safarova, who were seeded 12th, added this championship to those from the Australian Open and French Open in 2015.
Angelique Kerber Beats Karolina Pliskova For 1st US Open TitleAngelique Kerber, the second seed, is the women's U.S. Open champion. She closed out tenth seed Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 in the championship match. The victory is her second in a major this year as she also won the Australian Open earlier this year.
PHOTOS: US Open Day 12The best photos from Friday's action at the US Open.
Djokovic Tops Monfils In Bizarre US Open SemifinalFacing an opponent who occasionally played as if he had somewhere better to be, Novak Djokovic reached his 21st Grand Slam final and seventh at the US Open with a bizarre 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 victory over Gael Monfils on Friday.
Liguori: Apparent Knee Injury Did Number On Serena's Mental GameKarolina Pliskova, the big server from the Czech Republic, pulled off the biggest upset of this year's US Open and of her career. At the expense of Serena Williams, of all people.
Serena Williams Upset In US Open Semifinals By Karolina Pliskova; Kerber Defeats Wozniacki To Advance To FinalsSerena Williams was upset in the U.S. Open semifinals for the second year in a row, beaten 6-2, 7-6 (5) by 10th-seeded Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic on Thursday night.
PHOTOS: US Open Day 10The best photos from Wednesday's action at the US Open.
Liguori: Murray Lost His Composure Well Before Getting BouncedSixth-seeded Kei Nishikori pulled off the improbable, ousting No. 2 seed and 2012 US Open champion Andy Murray in five sets on Wednesday.
Del Potro's Open Magic Runs Out In Quarterfinal Loss To WawrinkaJuan Martin del Potro's magical month ended as it began — with the big Argentine crying on the court.

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