Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

With breakthrough title, young Alexander Zverev continues to learn how to be a champion

At 19, Zverev looks, acts and plays with the respect and self-respect of a seasoned pro. 

Sep 26, 2016
by Steve Tignor

The Week in Preview: Asian swing kicks into gear at Wuhan, Chengdu, Shenzhen, Tashkent

A jam-packed WTA draw in Wuhan highlights the action.

Sep 25, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Davis Cup Previews and Predictions, Semifinals: Great Britain vs. Argentina; France vs. Croatia

Great Britain has a clear advantage over Argentina, but France-Croatia is a tough one to call. 

Sep 15, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Who made the grade, and who came up short? Handing out our U.S. Open assessments

Angelique Kerber and Stan Wawrinka weren't the only ones who turned heads in Flushing Meadows. 

Sep 12, 2016
by Steve Tignor

Stan Wawrinka, the game’s big hitter and competitor, claims his third major title at the U.S. Open

Novak Djokovic lost to Stan for the second time in a Slam final.

Sep 11, 2016
by Steve Tignor

The sight of the Freedom Tower is a sobering highlight of the U.S. Open experience

Thoughts on New York City’s newest monument, on a somber day.

Sep 11, 2016
by Steve Tignor

U.S. Open Men’s Final Preview: Novak Djokovic vs. Stan Wawrinka

The world No. 1 is 19-4 lifetime against the Swiss. 

Sep 11, 2016
by Steve Tignor

With U.S. Open on the line, Angelique Kerber did what No. 1 players do: Hit the shot of her life

In danger of falling behind 4-3 to Pliskova in the third set, Kerber hit a brilliant shot that turned the match around. 

Sep 10, 2016
by Steve Tignor