Latest Articles by Steve Tignor

Djokovic's straight-set win over Millman was filled with commotion

The Serb won 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 to reach his 11th US Open semifinal in a row. 

Sep 06, 2018
by Steve Tignor

A relatable Naomi Osaka made reaching the US Open semifinals look easy

The Indian Wells champ beat Lesia Tsurenko 6-1, 6-1 in their quarterfinal match. 

Sep 05, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Serena turns match around to dispatch Karolina Pliskova at the US Open

She moves into the semifinals after a 6-4, 6-3 win on Tuesday night.

Sep 04, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Celebrating Millmania: John Millman was ready for his unlikely moment

The 29-year-old may be unknown outside of tennis, but he’s a popular figure inside it.

Sep 04, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Suarez Navarro delivers Sharapova her first loss under US Open lights

The Russian was 23-0 in the US Open night session before Monday's 6-4, 6-3 loss.

Sep 03, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Keys was firing on all cylinders in rout over Cibulkova at US Open

Last year's runner-up won 6-1, 6-3 to advance to the quarterfinals. 

Sep 03, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Sloane Stephens is excited about her game—suddenly, she can’t hide it

Her chess-like fourth-round win over Elise Mertens was a thing of beauty.

Sep 02, 2018
by Steve Tignor

Serena turns it on late in a rocket-fueled win over Kanepi at US Open

They hurled thunderbolts at each other, but Serena had more in her in a 6-0, 4-6, 6-3 win.

Sep 02, 2018
by Steve Tignor

US Open: Aryna Sabalenka looks like a Slam champion of the near future

And that future is getting closer every day. On Saturday, she overwhelmed Petra Kvitova.

Sep 01, 2018
by Steve Tignor