Former Champions Kim Clijsters and Andy Murray Return to US Open

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Former champions Kim Clijsters and Andy Murray will return to Grand Slam tennis on Tuesday at the 2020 US Open. The unranked 37-year-old wild card Clijsters will face WTA #27 Ekaterina Alexandrova in her first round match. The Belgian is making her second comeback and played her first official match in over seven years in […] READ MORE


Bianca Andreescu Wins First Career Grand Slam at US Open

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Canada’s Bianca Andreescu continued her summer of victories by winning her first career Grand Slam title at the 2019 US Open. The teenage Canadian star upset the legendary Serena Williams in straight sets 6-3 7-5. Andreescu was confident on serve and broke Williams, who struggled with her own serve, a number of times. Despite Serena’s […] READ MORE


US Open Final Prediction: Serena Williams vs Bianca Andreescu

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We are up to the women’s US Open final. Will Serena Williams finally take home Grand Slam #24? Can Bianca Andreescu become the first Canadian to win a Grand Slam singles title? History is on the line in New York on Saturday. Who will win? We offer you our thoughts on the match. Predicting this […] READ MORE


Serena Williams Dominates Again – Onto the US Open Finals

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The writer’s adage holds that writing a short story is more difficult than writing a long story. Not so in the case of Serena Williams and the 2019 US Open. For the second time in three days, Williams dusted off a world class tennis player. This time, her victim was #5 seed and number five […] READ MORE


US Open Semifinal Prediction: Serena Williams vs Elina Svitolina

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The first of the semifinal matches at the US Open is set. Serena Williams will face Elina Svitolina for a spot in Saturday’s final. Who will in this match? That’s what we’re here to try to tell you. Predicting this match for you are Tracey Essex, Eric Han, Steen Kirby, and Jim Smith. US Open […] READ MORE


US Open Women’s Quarterfinal Predictions Including Serena Williams vs Qiang Wang

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The first two US Open women’s quarterfinal matches will be contested on Tuesday. We’re here to give you our thoughts on both of the matchups. Who will advance to the semis? Will Serena Williams continue her quest for Major #24? Sharing their thoughts today are Tracey Essex, Eric Han, Jim Smith, and Jay Sanhdu. US […] READ MORE


Rules, Norms, and the Unknowable Greatness of Serena Williams

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All these things and people were no longer remote and negligible; they had to be met, they were lined up against her, they were there to take something from her. Very well; they should never have it. They might trample her to death, but they should never have it. As long as she lived that […] READ MORE


Naomi Osaka Upsets Serena Williams in US Open Final to Win First Career Slam Title

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Japan’s Naomi Osaka stunned Serena Williams in the 2018 US Open final in New York. She defeated Williams in straight sets 6-2 6-4 to hand Williams her second straight Slam final defeat, thanks to a clutch performance that included strong serving and a show of offensive power from all corners of the court, even when […] READ MORE