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#US Open

# us-open - Saturday 19 September, 2020

McIlroy stays in touch with leaders to revive challenge at US Open

The Northern Irishman carded a 68 on day three at Winged Foot.

Reed takes outright lead as McIlroy slips away on tough second round at US Open

Winged Foot is belatedly justifying its fearsome reputation on the second day’s play.

# us-open - Thursday 17 September, 2020

Rory McIlroy makes strong start at US Open in hunt for overdue major

The Northern Irishman is bidding to claim a first title since the 2014 US PGA Championship.

Patrick Reed bounces in a hole in one at the US Open Winged Foot This post contains videos

Patrick Reed bounces in a hole in one at the US Open

The American made the shot on the seventh hole — a 165-yard par-3 — of today’s opening round.

# us-open - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

Irish amateur James Sugrue drawn with Bubba and Westwood at US Open

It’s a baptism of fire for the Mallow native.

# us-open - Monday 14 September, 2020

Second player withdraws from US Open after coronavirus positive

Sam Horsfield has joined Scottie Scheffler on the sidelines.

Thiem's historic comeback sees off Zverev to win US Open men's title

It marked the first time in the competition’s Open era history that a player had recovered from losing the opening two sets to win the title.

# us-open - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Osaka wins second US Open title and says she's keeping Kobe Bryant's legacy alive

The 22-year-old lost the opening set to Victoria Azarenka 6-1 but fought back to claim the silverware in New York.

# us-open - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Dominic Thiem clinches straight sets victory to tee up US Open final against Alexander Zverev

The second seed defeated Russia’s Daniil Medvedev to reach the decider.

# us-open - Friday 11 September, 2020

Azarenka storms back from a set down to knock out Serena Williams

Azarenka’s first win over Williams in a grand slam event sets up her first major final appearance in seven years.

# us-open - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Another impressive fightback sees Serena Williams into US Open semi-finals

The American great edged past Tsvetana Pironkova.

Two-time winner Brooks Koepka pulls out of US Open

The American withdraws due to injury.

Osaka, Zverev one step closer as US Open semi-finals start to take shape

Osaka will face Jennifer Brady while Zverev meets Pablo Carreno Busta in the last four.

# us-open - Monday 7 September, 2020

'I was just fighting': Serena Williams finds a way into the quarter-finals

The record-chasing legend dropped a set along the way to Maria Sakkari.

Novak Djokovic ‘extremely sorry’ after US Open disqualification

The star said he felt ‘sad and empty’ after his quest for an 18th grand slam title ended when he was defaulted for hitting a line judge with a ball.

Kyrgios trolls Djokovic with Twitter poll on ban

Kyrgios was quick to have his say after Djokovic was sensationally disqualified.

# us-open - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Djokovic to lose ranking points, $250,000 prize money after US Open DQ

A statement from the US Tennis Association detailed the immediate sanctions.

Novak Djokovic disqualified from US Open after hitting line judge with ball

The top seed and 17-time grand slam champion had just dropped serve to trail Spanish opponent Pablo Carreno Busta 6-5.

Serena Williams battles from a set down to tee up Sakkari rematch

Meanwhile, there was controversy as the top women’s doubles seeds were pulled from the tournament due to a close contact with a confirmed Covid case.

# us-open - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Mannarino's match delayed by three hours as NY health officials try to stop him from playing

Zverev eventually won the match in four sets.

# us-open - Friday 4 September, 2020

Serena advances to US Open last 32, Murray crashes out

The defeat followed a five-set marathon for Murray only 48 hours previously.

# us-open - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Serena Williams starts bid for 24th grand slam title with straight sets win

Williams is one title away from matching Court’s record.

# us-open - Tuesday 1 September, 2020

Murray makes spectacular return to grand-slam stage with gruelling comeback victory

The Scot was two sets and a break down, and faced a match point in the fourth set, against Japanese world number 49 Yoshihito Nishioka.

'I want to spread awareness' - Osaka wears mask honouring black woman shot dead by police

The 22-year-old made the gesture in her opening game at the US Open.

# us-open - Friday 21 August, 2020

'I am not afraid of being in a dangerous health situation' - Djokovic to play at US Open

The Serbian star also defended his controversial Adria Tour, which led to a cluster of Covid-19 cases.

# us-open - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Coronavirus case found in US Open 'bubble'

The person who has contracted the virus “is not a player” and is asymptomatic.

# us-open - Sunday 2 August, 2020

Nick Kyrgios pulls out of US Open over coronavirus concerns

Fellow Australian Ashleigh Barty, the current women’s world number one, withdrew from the tournament earlier this week.

# us-open - Thursday 30 July, 2020

World Number 1 Ash Barty pulls out of US Open over virus fears

The Australian is the biggest name so far to withdraw from the tournament.

# us-open - Monday 27 July, 2020

'Apprehensive' Murray mentally preparing for next month's US Open

The former world number one is set to play.

# us-open - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

Players express concerns as US Open gets go-ahead without fans

The tournament will take place behind closed doors from 31 August to 13 September.

# us-open - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Kyrgios slams 'selfish' ATP for pressing ahead with US Open plans

The tournament at Flushing Meadows is set to go ahead as planned at the end of August.

# us-open - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Quiz: Can you recognise these past golf major winners?

The US PGA championship had been scheduled to start today. What’s your knowledge of former major champions like?

# us-open - Monday 9 September, 2019

Rafa Nadal emotional after 'crazy' US Open final win over Medvedev

The Spaniard edged it 7-5 6-3 5-7 4-6 6-4 in an extraordinary decider on the Arthur Ashe Stadium.

# us-open - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Williams slams 'inexcusable' performance as wait for record-equalling win goes on

Teenager Bianca Andreescu stunned the American in Saturday’s final.

# us-open - Saturday 7 September, 2019

A star is born: 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams to win US Open US Open This post contains videos

A star is born: 19-year-old Bianca Andreescu beats Serena Williams to win US Open

Andreescu beat Serena Williams in straight sets, 6-3 7-5, at Flushing Meadows.

Nadal progresses to 27th Grand Slam final with gritty straight-set victory

The second seed will meet Daniil Medvedev to battle it out for the US Open title.

# us-open - Friday 6 September, 2019

Serena Williams to face 19-year-old Andreescu in bid for record-equalling Slam title

The Canadian 15th seed overcame Belinda Bencic to face the 38-year-old great in Saturday’s final.

# us-open - Wednesday 4 September, 2019

Federer stunned by Dimitrov as he suffers US Open quarter-final defeat

The Bulgarian becomes the lowest-ranked US Open semi-finalists in 20 years.

# us-open - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Nadal books quarter-final spot while 'idol' Tiger Woods watches from the stands

Schwartzman, Berrettini and Monfils join Spaniard in last eight.

# us-open - Monday 2 September, 2019

Djokovic bows out of US Open with shoulder injury

The Serb says he had been experiencing constant pain in his shoulder in recent weeks. Serena Williams had an injury scare of her own as she marched through to the quarters.

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