Federer Beats Nadal In Epic Aussie Final To Win 18th Grand Slam TitleFederer had lost six of the previous eight Grand Slam finals he'd played against Nadal and was 11-23 in their career meetings. His last win over Nadal in a major final was at Wimbledon in 2007.
Liguori: Vinci Played Brilliant, Took Advantage Of Serena's Nerves At US OpenThis was on the scale of Buster Douglas knocking out Mike Tyson, the undefeated, undisputed heavyweight champion.
Serena Doesn’t Hold Back Against Sister, Defeats Venus In US Open QuarterfinalsIf Serena Williams would feel sympathy for any opponent standing in the way of her pursuit of tennis' first true Grand Slam in 27 years, it might very well be her sister Venus.
Liguori: Hall Of Fame Coach Nick Bollettieri Advises Serena Williams Not To Talk About Calendar Grand SlamBut despite the nerves, Serena managed to beat Bethanie Mattek- Sands in their third round battle, 3-6, 7-5, 6-0.
Drew's Pinch-Hit Grand Slam Carries Yankees Past OriolesStephen Drew delivered a pinch-hit grand slam in the seventh inning, and New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-5 Monday night for their first winning streak of the season.
Liguori: Marin Cilic Dominates To Win First Grand Slam TitleMarin Cilic won his very first Grand Slam title. The towering 25- year-old from Croatia dominated Kay Nishikori in straights sets, 6-3, 6-3, 6-3.
Liguori: Serena Williams Wins 18th Grand Slam TitleSerena Williams dominated Caroline Wozniacki 6-3 6-3 in a match that took only an hour and 15 minutes. Serena smacked over 7 times the number of winners (29 winners to Wozniacki’s 4).
Williams Tops Wozniacki, Picks Up Third Consecutive US Open TitleSerena Williams ended a difficult-for-her Grand Slam season in the best way possible, winning her third consecutive U.S. Open title by beating Caroline Wozniacki 6-3, 6-3 on Sunday.
Federer Loses To Marin Cilic In US Open SemifinalsRoger Federer could not pull off another big escape at the U.S. Open, losing 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in the semifinals Saturday against Croatia's Marin Cilic.
Liguori: Top Seed Novak Djokovic Sent Home EarlyKei Nishikori became the first Asian man to advance to a Grand Slam final. The 24-year-old from Japan ousted the top-ranked player in the world, Novak Djokovic, 6-4, 1-6, 7-6, 6-3.
Japan’s Nishikori Stuns Top-Ranked Djokovic In Four Sets At US OpenJapan's Kei Nishikori became the first man from Asia to reach a Grand Slam final, stunning top-ranked Novak Djokovic in four sets at the U.S. Open.
Roger Federer Back Into US Open Quarterfinals; Wozniacki To SemifinalsFederer was broken only once, part of a three-game run for Bautista Agut that took the score from 5-1 to 5-4. But Federer had no trouble the second time he tried to serve out that set, which he ended with a pair of aces.
Beltran Hits Grand Slam, Yankees Cream Indians 10-6Carlos Beltran hit a grand slam and drove in five runs as the New York Yankees broke out to support improbable fill-in starter Esmil Rogers and beat the sloppy Cleveland Indians 10-6 on Friday night for their sixth win in seven games.
Italy’s Sara Errani, Roberta Vinci Complete Career Grand Slam Italy's Sara Errani and Roberta Vinci became the fifth duo to complete a career Grand Slam in women's doubles together, winning Wimbledon for the first time Saturday.
Teagarden Hits Slam In Debut; Mets Beat Brewers 6-2Taylor Teagarden hit a grand slam in his Mets debut, Daniel Murphy had a two-run shot and New York beat the Milwaukee Brewers 6-2 Tuesday night to snap a six-game skid.