Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

U.S. tennis may have a future when Serena Williams retires, after all

There were new signs of life, and even some swagger, in the U.S. game at Wimbledon. 

Aug 24, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Week in Preview: A look at the final U.S. Open tune-ups in Winston-Salem and New Haven

Richard Gasquet and Agnieszka Radwanska are the top seeds in their respective tournaments. 

Aug 22, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Kerber, Murray find out it can be lonely trying to get to the top

Murray and Kerber's situations on Sunday were similar, and so were the ways that they reacted to them. 

Aug 22, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Examining the Cincinnati success stories of Johnson, Coric, Murray and Kerber

Is Steve Johnson ready for his close-up? Is Angelique Kerber ready to be—dare we say it?—No. 1 in the world? 

Aug 19, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Cincinnati WTA Preview: With Serena Williams out, Simona Halep a player to be reckoned with

Having skipped the Olympics, Halep enters Cincy on a two-tournament, 10-match win streak.

Aug 15, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Cincinnati ATP Preview: Olympians Kei Nishikori, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray right back at it

From Rio to Ohio we go: Previewing a surprisingly loaded (for now) men's draw in Cincy.

Aug 15, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Monica Puig's Olympic run didn't start this week; she's been aiming for it all year

The Puerto Rican defeated Petra Kvitova to clinch a medal in Rio.

Aug 12, 2016
by Steve Tignor