Latest Articles by Ed McGrogan

Nick Kyrgios, the perfect player for the old Grandstand, scores mostly drama-free win

The Aussie’s focus exceeded his antics during a straight-sets win over Aljaz Bedene.

Aug 31, 2016
by Ed McGrogan

Bernard Tomic, to fan: 'I will give you some money to make you feel good' (and much worse)

Fans at the intimate Grandstand got an mouthful from the irritable Aussie.

Aug 30, 2016
by Ed McGrogan

Not at his best, Novak Djokovic overcomes injury scare—and Jerzy Janowicz—to advance at U.S. Open

Things looked dark out there for a while, but Djokovic nonetheless found the light. 

Aug 30, 2016
by Ed McGrogan

Looking healthy, Rafael Nadal puts on vintage performance in win over Denis Istomin

Nadal’s all-court pressure suffocated Istomin, who relented in just over two hours. 

Aug 29, 2016
by Ed McGrogan

As Forest Hills embraces its past with WTT Finals, Flushing Meadows put the U.S. Open’s future on display

Ryan Harrison won at both venues, earning a spot in the main draw and clinching the WTT title.

Aug 27, 2016
by Ed McGrogan

Hey, Makarova...Serena to replay 2014 U.S. Open semifinal in first round of this year’s draw

Immediate reaction to the women’s bracket reveal in Queens.

Aug 26, 2016
by Ed McGrogan

Johnson vs. Del Potro in round two? 2016 U.S. Open men’s draw offers tantalizing possibilities, early and often

Nick Kyrgios could meet his old buddy Stan Wawrinka in the fourth round.

Aug 26, 2016
by Ed McGrogan

Tri-State Tennis Tour: In busy summer, New Haven keeps event's strong tradition alive

Losing Madison Keys hurt the Connecticut Open, but a fine field remains—as always.

Aug 26, 2016
by Ed McGrogan