Liguori: Which American Male Will Emerge To Carry Torch After Roddick?With Andy Roddick calling it a career after this US Open, many are asking: What is the state of American tennis?
Liguori: Retiring Roddick, King Of Effort, Can No Longer Give His AllAndy Roddick was celebrating his 30th birthday on Thursday. And at approximately 6:03 p.m., he shocked the tennis world.
Federer Lives Up To Billing, Easily Dispatches Young At US Open"The US Open, for me, was always, I don't want to say easy, but very natural and I've always looked forward to it in a big way," Roger Federer said on Monday.
Andy Murray Ousts American Donald Young, Reaches US Open QuarterfinalsIt was "Game on!" for the U.S. Open on Thursday. Unfortunately for American Donald Young, his breakthrough run at Flushing Meadows ended in straight sets against Andy Murray.
Liguori: Highlights From Sunday At The U.S. OpenThe gutsiest performance of the day goes to 26th seed Flavia Pennetta. The Italian, who pulled off the biggest upset of the tournament so far, ousting 3rd seed Maria Sharapova in the third round
American Donald Young Reaches Fourth RoundAmerican Donald Young reached the fourth round at a Grand Slam for the first time, beating 24th-seeded Juan Ignacio Chela in straight sets Sunday at the U.S. Open.
American Donald Young Beats Stanislas Wawrinka In 5 Sets The 22-year-old Young won 7-6 (7), 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (1) in 4 hours, 20 minutes Friday.
Liguori: Americans Are Making The US Open Fun!What a satisfying victory it must be for 22-year-old American wild card Donald Young. Young ousted the 14th seed, Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland, 7-6, 3-6, 2-6, 6-3, 7-6, 7 points to 1 in that fifth set tie-breaker.
Former Champ Lleyton Hewitt, 6 Others Get US Open Wild CardsThe field for the 2011 U.S. Open men's singles tournament in Flushing Meadows just got a bit more crowded.