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Tennis Fans Complain About Long Security Lines On Day 1 Of US Open The US Open got off to a frustrating start Monday as beefed-up security had some waiting up to two hours just to enter the grounds earlier Monday.
First Lady Michelle Obama Applauded USTA At US Open Kids Day Obama applauded a USTA initiative to install 5,000 new kid-sized tennis courts across the country and train 15,000 new coaches.
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.
Arthur Ashe Stadium To Have Roof By 2017 US Open U.S. Tennis Association officials said Thursday that Arthur Ashe Stadium could be covered as soon as the 2016 tournament, but more likely the following year.
USTA: Retractable Roof Will Be Constructed Over Arthur Ashe Stadium The United States Tennis Association says a retractable roof will be constructed over Arthur Ashe Stadium, the main venue for the U.S. Open.
US Open Site Wins Approval For $500 Million Expansion PlanThe City Council voted 47 to 1 to allow the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows Corona Park to tear down two old stadiums that were built for the 1964 World's Fair and build two new stadiums in their place.
U.S. Open To Increase Annual Prize Money To $50 Million By 2017New 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.
US Open Adds Day Of Rest Before Men's, Women's FinalThe U.S. Open tennis tournament is moving the women's final to Sunday and men's final to Monday in 2013, building in a day of rest ahead of each title match for the first time.
Neighbors March To Protest Flushing Meadows-Corona Park Development PlansNeighbors and some elected officials are furious over a proposal to eliminate part of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park in Queens for a mall, two stadiums and new roads and parking space.
Top-Ranked Victoria Azarenka Seeded No. 1 At U.S. Open; Serena Seeded FourthTop-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.
Oudin Receives Wild Card Entry Into US Open Former quarterfinalist Melanie Oudin was one of the wild cards named to the 2012 U.S. Open.
Former Champion Lleyton Hewitt, James Blake Receive Wild Cards Into U.S. OpenThe 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.
Liguori: Tennis Is Alive And Well On Long IslandIf the enthusiasm and energy from the USTA Eastern Long Island 22nd Annual Dinner is any indication of the health of the sport of tennis in our country, I can happily say that tennis is alive and well amongst a wide age group.
Rafael Nadal: Adjusted US Open Schedule A 'Big Disadvantage'A second consecutive morning-to-evening damp day at Flushing Meadows washed out all but about 15 minutes of action Wednesday, leaving nerves frayed and the schedule in disarray.