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#Flushing Meadows

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 4 September, 2018

Irish teenager Georgia Drummy into second round of US Open girls' singles

The Dubliner faces the ninth seed at Flushing Meadows on Wednesday.

# flushing-meadows - Friday 31 August, 2018

Federer, Djokovic through as storm rages over umpire's Kyrgios pep-talk

And Caroline Wozniacki was knocked out by Lesia Tsurenko.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 27 August, 2018

World number one suffers shock exit in US Open first round

Simona Halep has become the first top-seeded woman ever to lose at this stage of the competition.

# flushing-meadows - Saturday 9 September, 2017

After 11-month injury, 83rd seed Sloane Stephens completes remarkable comeback

She swept aside the challenge of Madison Keys – one of her closest friends – and claimed the $3.7 million prize.

'It has been a long road': South Africa's Kevin Anderson reaches first Grand Slam final at 31

Cliff Drysdale was the last South African in the US final way back in 1965.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Disappointment for Ireland's Simon Carr as he bows out of US Open at last-16 stage

It was another great showing by the son of former Dublin footballer and manager, Tommy.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Son of ex-Dublin boss reaches last-16 of US Open Junior Championship in NYC

Simon Carr has won again at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Sunday 3 September, 2017

51 unforced errors brings an end to Maria Sharapova's Grand Slam comeback in New York

The Russian was beaten in three sets by Latvian 16th seed Anastasija Sevastova.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Wozniacki slams 'unacceptable' Sharapova favoritism at US Open

Sharapova isn’t happy with the tournament organisers.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

'I had no right to win': Emotional Sharapova causes upset on Grand Slam return

Back at a Grand Slam for the first time since 2016 Australian Open, the Russian enjoyed her “special” return at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

US Open tennis match under investigation over suspicious betting

The first round clash between Russia’s Vitalia Diatchenko and Timea Bacsinszky of Switzerland is being looked into.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Andy Murray dropped just 5 games against Grigor Dimitrov last night

Murray on song as he sets up Nishikori showdown.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 5 September, 2016

Baghdatis punished for texting wife during US Open clash

The Cypriot player bowed out at Flushing Meadows after a straight-sets defeat.

# flushing-meadows - Saturday 12 September, 2015

Pennetta wins US Open - and then immediately announces her retirement

“This is how I say goodbye to tennis.”

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 28 August, 2014

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Look at Alec Baldwin's amazing tennis ball catch

He’s got two ears and a heart.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 18 August, 2014

Rafael Nadal rules himself out of the US Open due to injury

The 2013 champion has been forced to miss two tournaments in recent weeks.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

Roger Federer watches his era sadly slip away

After 36 consecutive Grand Slam quarter-final appearances, Federer has now missed two in a row.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 29 August, 2013

Llodra tries to catch out Andy Murray with sneaky underarm serve

No hassle for Murray as he got his US Open defence underway with a straight-sets win.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Rafa Nadal has already hit a real contender for shot of the US Open

Rafa turns straight-sets win over Ryan Harrison into something a little bit special.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

I didn't want to be first to lose first five - Murray

Andy Murray says the fear of losing drove him on to end Britain’s 76-year male Grand Slam title drought.

Murray defeats Djokovic to win first Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows

The Scot has been crowned US Open champion after seeing off his Serbian opponent in an epic five sets of tennis.

# flushing-meadows - Sunday 9 September, 2012

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VIDEO: Sean Connery and Alex Ferguson crash Andy Murray's US Open press conference

Now there’s a sentence you don’t see every day.

Murray blows away Berdych to reach US Open final

Andy Murray will face either Novak Djokovic or David Ferrer in Monday’s final after he beat Tomas Berdych in four sets.

# flushing-meadows - Friday 7 September, 2012

US Open: Djokovic, Ferrer line up semi-final meeting

The top seeded Serb advanced past Juan Martin Del Potro last night.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 4 September, 2012

Murray looks to learn from Lendl's rags to riches

The Scot beat Milos Raonic 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 on Monday to move through to the quarter-finals.

# flushing-meadows - Friday 31 August, 2012

US Open: Kerber sends Venus home in second round

Olga Govortsova awaits after sixth seed Angelique Kerber won 6-2, 5-7, 7-5 early on Friday morning.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Game, set, match: Clijsters sent into retirement by Laura Robson

The Belgian’s emotional farewell was the highlight of a busy third day at the 2012 US Open.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

‘Will you marry me?’ This young fan’s proposal earned him a US Open practice with Novak Djokovic Awwwww This post contains videos

‘Will you marry me?’ This young fan’s proposal earned him a US Open practice with Novak Djokovic

VIDEO: Yet another reason why Novak Djokovic is one of the most likable professional sportspeople around.

US Open: Federer rolls on, but Murray made to work

Defending women’s champion Samantha Stosur, top seed Victoria Azarenka and third seed Maria Sharapova are also through to the second round at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 27 August, 2012

Rain returns to curse US Open

Defending champion Sam Stosur was one of the few players to book her place in round two before rain stopped play at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Isner beats Berdych for Winston-Salem title

The American fired 22 aces on his way to victory, as he retained his crown from last year.

Djokovic dismisses talk of 'the perfect draw' for US Open

World number two Djokovic will not have to face either Roger Federer or Andy Murray until a potential final.

# flushing-meadows - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Roger Federer named top seed for US Open

The world number one will be looking for his 18th Grand Slam title at Flushing Meadows.

# flushing-meadows - Sunday 1 January, 2012

Get your passport out: 6 trips to take in 2012

Holidays are what we long for 11 months of the year so why not incorporate a getaway with a top sporting event? Here are our suggestions for 2012.

# flushing-meadows - Friday 9 September, 2011

Yes, please: Federer and Djokovic set up semi-final showdown

Weather disruption forces organisers to postpone men’s final until Monday.

# flushing-meadows - Thursday 1 September, 2011

Venus Williams pulls out of US Open with illness

Former world number one says she has been diagnosed with Sjogren’s syndrome, an autoimmune disease that can cause joint pain.

# flushing-meadows - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

As it happened: Louk Sorensen at the US Open

The Irishman was set for his US Open first-round game with Robin Soderling – but there were a few twists in the tale.

# flushing-meadows - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Niland: 'You play tennis to be part of the big occasions'

The Limerick man gives his thoughts ahead of this evening’s US Open match against Novak Djokovic.

Sharapova, Venus win; Kvitova loses at US Open

The season’s final Grand Slam has gotten underway in New York. Here’s a round-up of the action on day one.

# flushing-meadows - Monday 29 August, 2011

US Open: Novak, Serena to lead charge for Slam crowns

A look at the main considerations ahead of the opening day of action at the final Grand Slam of the year in New York.

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