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Aug 30, 2018
US Open 2018: Alize Cornet's sexism row in Grand Slam event indicates that gender inequality still persists in sportAs well as the sport of tennis has done well in the bigger gestures of equality, like naming the biggest Grand Slam complex after Billie Jean King and offering equal prize money to women (after much resistance and revolt), it’s the ‘smaller’ gestures of inequality that are shackling it.
May 04, 2018
Former umpire sues United States Tennis Association for racially motivated demotion and sackingA black former tennis umpire said in a lawsuit that he was forced out of the sport because he complained about racial bias, including that another umpire called him a "monkey,"
Feb 25, 2018
Eugenie Bouchard says she felt 'relieved and vindicated' after winning lawsuit against US Tennis AssociationBouchard had sought unspecified damages, arguing the USTA was at fault for unsafe conditions in a training room in the locker room area at the US Open, where she slipped and fell on a wet floor after a late night doubles match.
Feb 24, 2018
Eugenie Bouchard reaches settlement with USTA in lawsuit over her locker room fall at US Open 2015Eugenie Bouchard reached a settlement with the US Tennis Association on Friday to end her lawsuit over a locker room fall at the 2015 US Open Tennis Championships, US media reported.
Feb 23, 2018
Eugenie Bouchard's locker room fall at US Open 2015 'mostly' USTA's fault, finds New York juryThe jury needed less than an hour of deliberation to find USTA negligence was the main culprit in the fall that left Genie Bouchard with a concussion and forced her to withdraw from the US Open.
Feb 22, 2018
Eugenie Bouchard recounts horror fall in locker room during 2015 US Open as hearing in lawsuit beginsBouchard was testifying in her lawsuit against the United States Tennis Association, which operates the Grand Slam tournament at Flushing Meadows in Queens, New York.
Sep 10, 2017
US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys' performances mark resurgence of American tennisWith American women sweeping the semi-finals to guarantee a home-grown winner, it has been a giddy fortnight for the United States Tennis Association (USTA).
Sep 08, 2017
US Open 2017: Sloane Stephens delighted with extraordinary comeback after foot surgeryStephens stunned veteran compatriot and two-time champion Venus Williams 6-1, 0-6, 7-5 in a thrilling semi-final on Thursday.
Sep 07, 2017
US Open 2017: With All-American women's semi-finals, USTA believes next generation has arrivedFor the first time since 1981 when Tracy Austin, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova and Barbara Potter waved the Stars and Stripes, Americans grabbed all four semi-finals berths, guaranteeing one of them will hoist the trophy on Saturday.
Aug 25, 2017
US Open 2017: Serve clock, in-match coaching tested in qualifying for better fan engagementThe USTA could decide unilaterally to adopt some — or all — of these measures for its main event in 2018, but would prefer to do so in collaboration with the sport's governing bodies.