With a history of highs and lows, what is Rafael Nadal’s New York state of mind this year?

The two-time U.S. Open champion remains a question mark in Queens.

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic seeded No. 1 for U.S. Open

Djokovic, the defending champion, is followed by No. 2 Andy Murray, No. 3 Stan Wawrinka and No. 4 Rafael Nadal. 

Nike unveils U.S. Open outfits for Serena Williams, Rafael Nadal

The two iconic players will be looking sharp in Flushing Meadows next week. 

Four-time champ Caroline Wozniacki exits Connecticut Open in first round

Petra Kvitova advanced Monday night with a 1-6, 6-1, 6-3 win over American Louisa Chirico. 

Chris Evert: Bring on the rain—just a little—and the roof at the U.S. Open

Having cover on Arthur Ashe Stadium adds a necessary yet impactful element to the tournament. 

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Tennis Podcast

Djokovic’s defeat, the Williamses’ loss and more from the Olympics

How do you explain some of the surprises in Rio? Steve Tignor and Ed McGrogan break down the early action in the podcast.