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Sania-Cara knocked out in US Open women's doubles semi-final

It was the end of the road for India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black as the third seeded duo lost to Swiss-Italian pair Martina Hingis and Flavia Pennetta in straight sets in the US Open women's doubles semi-finals in New York.

Resurgent Marin Cilic powers into US Open semis

A resurgent Marin Cilic blasted his way by sixth seed Tomas Berdych 6-2 6-4 7-6 (4) to become the first Croatian to reach the US Open semi-finals since his coach Goran Ivanisevic in 1996.

Sania-Soares reach final of US Open mixed doubles

Sania Mirza is in line to win her third Grand Slam title and first with new partner Bruno Soares as the top seeded pair struggled past Yung-Jan Chan and Ross Hutchins to reach the mixed doubles summit clash at Flushing Meadows.

Djokovic at the double as former US Open champs advance

Novak Djokovic wasted no time in seeing off Argentinian challenger Diego Schwartzman as four former US Open champions reached the second round with varying degrees of difficulty.

Federer leads list of game's top money-makers

Roger Federer has not won a Grand Slam title this year but the 17-time Grand Slam champion topped Forbes magazine's list of the 10 top tennis money-makers.

Paes, Sania win respective US Open doubles matches

Leander Paes and Sania Mirza won their respective doubles matches to advance to the second round of the US Open at the Flushing Meadows in New York.

Aussie Bernard Tomic pulls out of US Open

Australian wildcard Bernard Tomic pulled out of the US Open with a left hip injury, handing fourth-seeded David Ferrer a third-round berth.

Federer marches on as wild weather, upsets hit US Open

Baking heat, rain and the threat of lightning all forced stoppages in play at the US Open but Roger Federer marched on, while Maria Sharapova was knocked out.

US Open: Federer shines under Arthur Ashe floodlights

Second seed Roger Federer powered to a 6-4 6-3 6-2 win over Roberto Bautista, charging into the quarter-finals of the US Open for the 10th time in 11 years.

Wozniacki wallops Errani to reach US Open semi-finals

Caroline Wozniacki used her aggressive groundstroke game to near perfection to reach the semi-finals of the US Open with a 6-0 6-1 victory over Italy's Sara Errani.

Sania-Cara in US Open women's doubles semi-final

Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black hardly broke a sweat as they entered the US Open women's doubles semi-finals after their rivals retired midway through the quarter-final match in New York.

Djokovic juggles tennis and fatherhood ahead of US Open

Novak Djokovic has had indifferent results in the run-up to the US Open, but the world number one is not concerned. In fact, he is riding high as a newly-wed and a soon-to-be father.

Davids and Goliaths: A look at the US Open first round draws

With the US Open only three days to go, here is a look at some of the players hoping to cause first round upsets at the last Grand Slam of the season at Flushing Meadows in New York.

Wimbledon champion Kvitova reaches New Haven semis

Reigning Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova advanced to the semi-finals of the WTA New Haven hardcourt tournament on Thursday with a 6-4, 6-1 triumph over Czech compatriot Barbora Zahlavova Strycova.

Injured Isner pulls out of Winston-Salem

Two-time champion John Isner withdrew from the US Open tune-up event at Winston-Salem on Thursday with a left ankle injury. It wasn't yet clear if the injury would affect his appearance in the US Open, which starts on Monday.
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