US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal’s 16th Grand Slam title caps off incredible season of nostalgia for tennis
Injuries may have racked his body and sometimes robbed Rafael Nadal of confidence, but he has found a way to fight on. He never goes away.
Rafael Nadal reflected on his roots as a child prodigy from the island of Mallorca and on the influence of his uncle Toni on Sunday after winning the US Open title.
Swiss star Martina Hingis captured her second US Open doubles title in as many days, partnering with Taiwan's Chan Yung-Jan to win the women's doubles crown Sunday.
Highlights US Open 2017, tennis result, men's final: Rafael Nadal defeats Kevin Anderson to win 16th Grand Slam title
Rafael Nadal takes on Kevin Anderson in the US Open men's final. Follow our live blog for scores and updates from the match.
Stephens, who won only $310,000 this year after being sidelined for 11 months until July by a left foot injury, said her desire for more major titles was definitely fueled.
Sloane Stephens, sidelined for 11 months by a left foot injury until returning in July, captured her first Grand Slam title by routing fellow American Madison Keys 6-3, 6-0 in Saturday's US Open final.
Sloane Stephens never looked shaken by the setting or the stakes in her first Grand Slam final. Her opponent, Madison Keys, most definitely did.
US Open 2017: Pressure will be on Madison Keys because of her aggressive playing style, says Mats Wilander
“I would think the pressure is on Madison Keys because she’s lately been playing better and been in the top 10 this year," Mats Wilander
The intriguing US Open final features Keys and Stephens, two players who missed the start of the season while recovering from injuries but returned in spectacular style.
Anderson's joy and enthusiasm were evident after his impressive 4-6, 7-5, 6-3, 6-4 triumph over Spanish 12th seed Pablo Carreno Busta in a US Open semi-final Friday at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
US Open 2017: Roger Federer blames injury before tournament for quarter-final exit at Flushing Meadows
Federer, who skipped the US Open warm-up tournaments because of back pain, said he was fit to play but the damage had been done before the action started in New York.
Juan Martin Del Potro soaked up the adulation of his supporters Wednesday and said he deserved to beat Roger Federer in a US Open quarter-final, booking a Friday semi-final showdown with top-ranked Rafael Nadal.
Follow our live blog for regular scores and updates from Day 10 of the US Open. The remaining quarter-finals are scheduled for today, starting with Karolina Pliskova vs CoCo Vandeweghe.
US Open 2017: Rafael Nadal wishes he gets to play rival Roger Federer in a final at Flushing Meadows
Rafael Nadal believes it's sad that he and Roger Federer have never met in a US Open final, insisting the two Grand Slam warriors will have to keep playing until it happens.
US Open 2017: Juan Martin del Potro credits 'energetic' crowd for emotional five-set thriller win over Dominic Thiem
Spurred on by noisy supporters after two days of illness, Juan Martin del Potro saved two match points Monday to outlast Dominic Thiem in an epic five-set thriller to reach the US Open quarter-finals
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"My favorite memory was today, the sound, the roar of the crowd when I went to applaud them," Shapovalov said.
Petra Kvitova said "Movement is still not great, but for the grip of the tennis racquet it so far is OK."
Maria Sharapova said, "Ultimately I can take a lot from this week. It's great to get that major out of the way. It was an incredible opportunity. I'm very thankful for it."
Roared on by a raucous crowd as the rain tapped on the closed roof of Arthur Ashe Stadium, Madison Keys claimed a 2-6, 6-4, 6-1 win over Russian Elena Vesnina
Maria Sharapova hit back at Caroline Wozniacki over a US Open scheduling row, saying of her bitter Danish rival: "I'm in the 4th round. I don't know where she is."