Roger Federer brushed aside world No.1 Rafael Nadal 6-4, 6-3.
Roger Federer brushed aside world No.1 Rafael Nadal 6-4, 6-3.
It was Sharapova's first WTA title since she defeated Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro to win the Italian Open in May, 2015.
The former world No. 1, who has won five Grand Slam titles, comes up with the interesting tale in her autobiography 'Unstoppable: My Life So Far'.
Roselyne Bachelot alleged that Nadal faked an injury in 2012, when he missed the final 6 months of the season due to knee problems, in order to hide a positive drug test.
The American veteran, 37, shows no signs of slowing down and enjoyed one of her best seasons this year, making the final of Wimbledon and the Australian Open and the semis at the US Open.
The Spaniard, appearing in the 110th final of his career, cruised to his first China Open title since 2005 as eighth-seeded Kyrgios was hindered by his own inconsistency and rarely troubled the top seed.
World No. 2 Simona Halep beat Maria Sharapova 6-2, 6-2 in the China Open third round for her first win over the Russian in eight attempts.
Federer delivered in a tight 4-6 7-6(6) 11-9 win over world number 20 Nick Kyrgios, with the Australian pushing to the final point.
Nadal and Swiss outlasted and outclassed Americans Sam Querrey and Jack Sock to win 6-4, 1-6, 1-0 (10-5) in the weekend's headline match. The doubles victory put Team Europe up 9-3 going into the final day.
The Europeans, the clear favorites with five of the world's top seven players, jumped ahead 3-1 on the opening day of the three-day competition.
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer will set aside their long-time rivalry when they play for Europe against the rest of the world in the inaugural Laver Cup tournament.
Murray is seen as the voice of women's equality within the game for his previous views on various issues.
Ramkumar took some time to settle but by the time he controlled the butterflies in his stomach, Shapovalov had gone up 4-1 with a break of serve in the opening set.
Bopanna and Raja lost 5-7, 5-7, 7-5, 3-6 to Daniel Nestor and Vasek Pospisil to leave India with the difficult task of winning both the reverse singles to qualify for the elite 16-nation World Group.
Ramkumar Ramanathan fetched the crucial win but Yuki Bhambri made the day memorable even in defeat as India and Canada shared the honors on day one of the Davis Cup World Group Play-off tie.
The Indian tennis legend said he will have a new mixed doubles partner and hoped to be on podium next year.
Moya, who shares a close friendship with Nadal, said nothing about his compatriot would surprise him anymore.
Martina Hingis won the US Open doubles title as she and Chan Yung-Jan beat Czechs Lucie Hradecka and Katerina Siniakova 6-3, 6-2.
A relentless Rafael Nadal thumped Kevin Anderson 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 to win the US Open, earning the Spaniard his second Grand Slam title of the season and 16th of his career.
The world No. 1 comes up with a near-perfect performance against Kevin Anderson in the final to win his third US Open and 16th Grand Slam title.
The top-seeded partnership, which won their first tournament together at Wimbledon in July, pushed their team record to an unblemished 10-0 with the win over the number three seed.
Sloane Stephens stayed composed throughout an all-American US Open final and played near-perfect tennis to win her maiden Grand Slam title with a 6-3, 6-0 victory against Madison Keys.
The Indo-Chinese pair got off to good starts in both sets, but failed to hold on to their advantage.
The Spaniard struggled to handle his opponent's serve and huge forehand in the opening set before finding his stride to set up a title decider with South Africa's Kevin Anderson on Sunday.
Keys' opponent in Saturday's final will be world No. 83 Sloane Stephens, who beat ninth seed Venus Williams 6-1, 0-6, 7-5 in an earlier roller-coaster clash.
A new Grand Slam champion will be crowned at the US Open after Sloane Stephens beat fellow American Venus Williams 6-1, 0-6, 7-5 in a rollercoaster of a semifinal.
The fourth seeded Sino-Indian pair needed an hour and 56 minutes to carve out a 7-6, 6-4 victory over their fifth seeded opponents in the quarter-finals.
Del Potro, who swept aside Federer in the 2009 final at Flushing Meadows, now faces world No. 1 Nadal, denying fans a potential first encounter between the Swiss maestro and Spaniard in New York.
Americans grabbed all of the semifinals berths at Flushing Meadows for the first time since Tracy Austin, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova and Barbara Potter filled the final four spots in 1981.
The 31-year-old Anderson, seeded 28th, will face Spanish 12th seed Pablo Carreno Busta for a spot in Sunday's final.
Venus Williams downed Petra Kvitova 6-3, 3-6, 7-6(2) in an electrifying atmosphere to set up an all-American US Open semifinal against Sloane Stephens.
One of sport's great rivalries, Federer and Nadal have clashed 37 times over the years but never stood across from each other on Flushing Meadows' hardcourts.
Petra Kvitova made an impressive 7-6(3) 6-3 win over pre-tournament favorite Garbine Muguruza to reach the U.S. Open quarter-finals.
Sharapova's contentious and captivating U.S. Open run came to an end when Latvia's Anastasija Sevastova beat her 5-7 6-4 6-2 to reach the Flushing Meadows quarter-finals.
Nadal saw off Argentine Leonardo Mayer, while five-time champion Federer brushed aside 31st seed Feliciano Lopez.
He has become the youngest man to make it into the fourth round of the U.S. Open since American Michael Chang in 1989.
Veteran Paes and Raja thrashed Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic and Viktor Troicki 6-1, 6-3 at the Flushing Meadows.
Nothing comes easy to Maria Sharapova on her grand slam return after a doping ban, but the Russian's mix of grit and power were enough to see off Sofia Kenin 7-5 6-2 in the third round of the US Open.
She has now reached the last 16 in every Grand Slam this year, a feat she last achieved in 2010.
Some rivals don't like that Sharapova keeps getting to play on Arthur Ashe Stadium, while others don't like that she's even in the US Open..
Rogers and Gavrilova battled for 3 hours and 33 minutes eclipsing the previous record of 3:23 set in 2015 when Johanna Konta defeated Garbine Muguruza 7-6 6-7 6-2 in a second round clash.
World number three Roger Federer survived his second scare in as many matches but hung on to defeat Mikhail Youzhny 6-1 6-7(3) 4-6 6-4 6-2 to reach the third round of the US Open.
The mercurial 22-year-old, one of the most gifted players on the tour, lost 6-3, 1-6, 6-4, 6-1 to fellow Australian John Millman after hurting his right shoulder.
Fourth seed Zverev, whose five ATP titles this year include a win over Roger Federer in this month's Montreal final, fell to 61st-ranked Croatian Borna Coric.
Sharapova became more vocal as she saved break points in a sixth game that proved to be the turning point of the match.
Lara used Bhupathi's Wimbledon, French Open, Australian Open and US Open towels to block floodwater from entering their house in Mumbai!
The 19-year-old Tiafoe broke Federer in the first game of the match and bellowed out a loud 'Come on!' when his forehand winner found the line to capture the opening set.
The German sixth seed, who has not won a title since winning at Flushing Meadows last year, never got into the match against the 2016 WTA newcomer of the year.
While the year's final grand slam is only just underway tennis fans have circled Sept. 8 when, if all goes to form, Nadal and Federer would meet in the last four to decide a place in the final.
Pliskova broke twice in the opening set to take a commanding lead with a fine backhand passing shot as Linette struggled on serve.