Tennis

6:32 PM ET Associated Press Matteo Berrettini of Italy advanced to his first Grand Slam semifinal after nearly four exhausting hours, edging Gael Monfils 3-6, 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 7-6 (5). With both players fighting fatigue and a faulty serve down the stretch, Berrettini finally closed it out on his fifth match point — after double-faulting
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2:17 PM ET Associated Press NEW YORK — Belinda Bencic powered her way into her first Grand Slam semifinal, wearing down Donna Vekic for a 7-6 (5), 6-3 victory at the US Open on Wednesday. The No. 12 seed from Switzerland followed up her victory over No. 1 Naomi Osaka in the fourth round by
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11:55 PM ET ESPN News Services NEW YORK — Roger Federer gave away a lead against a guy he’d never lost to and was beaten 3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 6-4, 6-2 by 78th-ranked Grigor Dimitrov in the US Open quarterfinals before a stunned crowd at Arthur Ashe Stadium. The 38-year-old Federer took a rare-for-him medical timeout
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2:11 PM ET The Associated Press New York — Elina Svitolina reached the U.S. Open semifinals for the first time with a 6-4, 6-4 victory over Johanna Konta. The No. 5 seed followed her first appearance in the final four of a major at Wimbledon in July by getting right back there at Flushing Meadows,
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12:53 AM ET Associated Press NEW YORK — Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu reached her first Grand Slam quarterfinal in only her fourth appearance at a major tournament by stopping the net-rushing US Open run of American qualifier Taylor Townsend 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 on Sunday. The most memorable image of a terrific match had nothing to
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8:00 PM ET ESPN News Services NEW YORK — Coco Gauff‘s run at the US Open is over. Two days after she broke down in tears after a straight-sets singles loss to top-ranked Naomi Osaka, Gauff and doubles partner Caty McNally fell Monday in the third round to the eighth-seeded team of Victoria Azarenka and
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10:58 PM ET Defending US Open champion Novak Djokovic retired three games into the third set after dropping the first two to Stanislas Wawrinka in the fourth round on Sunday night. Djokovic has been bothered by a shoulder injury throughout the tournament. Wawrinka won the first two sets 6-4, 7-5 to take a large lead
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11:27 PM ET Associated Press Nick Kyrgios‘ stormy U.S. Open has ended with a relatively mild insult to a line judge as a “whistleblower” and a beating at the hands of Andrey Rublev 7-6 (5), 7-6 (5), 6-3. Rublev moved into the fourth round at Flushing Meadows after overcoming 30 aces and crafty shotmaking from
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3:07 PM ET Simon Cambers Russian Daniil Medvedev was fined a total of $9,000 Saturday for two offenses in his third-round match against Feliciano Lopez of Spain on Friday night at Flushing Meadows. The 23-year-old has been fined $19,000 through three matches. The No. 5 seed was fined $5,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct when he snatched
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7:43 PM ET NEW YORK — Roger Federer vigorously denied speculation that, due to his status, he has an undue amount of influence on tournament scheduling. The denial follows comments from beaten third-round opponent Daniel Evans, who implied that the top players have more control over when they play than their lesser-ranked peers. “I don’t
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1:52 PM ET Associated Press NEW YORK — Third-seeded Karolina Pliskova overcame her emotions and an inspired opponent to advance to the US Open round of 16, downing Ons Jabeur 6-1, 4-6, 6-4. Pliskova, a former No. 1 who reached the final at Flushing Meadows in 2016, won despite looking out of sync for much
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