Stephens vs. Keys: Americans battle for
ESPNStephens vs. Keys: Americans battle for first Slam crownESPNThe last time two American women met in the final of a Grand Slam event without a Williams sister was Wimbledon in 1990, when Martina Navratilova defeated Zina Garrison. The last time it happened at the US Open was 1984, when Navratilova beat Chris ...Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys Reach US Open FinalNew York TimesFinals Set at US Tennis Open Without a WilliamsEffingham's News LeaderSloane Stephens, Madison Keys reach US Open finalSt. Louis AmericanLong Island Tennis Magazine -CBS News -Los Angeles Timesall 473 news articles »
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 7:50 pm
Stephens and Keys Defeat Injuries to Meet in
New York TimesStephens and Keys Defeat Injuries to Meet in a Grand Slam FinalNew York TimesThough Saturday's final will hardly be an Evert-Martina Navratilova contrast in playing styles, Keys and Stephens are no mirror images, either. Keys has the better, more explosive serve and the more attack-minded approach. Stephens has no shortage of ...The American resurgence at the US Open couldn't have come at a better time for women's tennisScroll.inall 433 news articles »
Posted on 8 September 2017 | 12:14 pm
Venus' loss at the US Open just a setback,
ESPNVenus' loss at the US Open just a setback, nothing moreESPNAt this year's Wimbledon, Williams became the only woman other than Martina Navratilova in 1994 to reach a major final at 37 or older. If that's not enough, here are a few more achievements from this season: One of only three women, along with ...and more »
Posted on 7 September 2017 | 9:16 pm
4 American Women Reach U.S. Open Tennis
The Indian Express4 American Women Reach U.S. Open Tennis Semifinals : NPRNPRAll four players to reach the semifinals at the U.S. Open are Americans. The last time that happened was 1981, when the lineup was Martina Navratilova, Chris ...Make American Tennis Great Again, mission accomplishedReutersWhat was the world like in 1981, the last time four Americans were in the US Open semifinals?ESPNall 3 news articles »
Posted on 7 September 2017 | 2:09 am
US Open glance: All-US women's SF for first
USA TODAYUS Open glance: All-US women's SF for first time in 36 yearsWashington PostThe Americans hadn't had all four semifinalists at the U.S. Open since 1981, when Tracy Austin beat Martina Navratilova for the title. Chris Evert and Barbara Potter also made the semifinals. The last time it happened at any Grand Slam tournament was ...US Open: Madison Keys beats Kaia Kanepi to complete American sweep of women's semifinalsUSA TODAYIt's an All-American Women's Semifinal at the US Open for the First Time in DecadesNew York MagazineMadison Keys advances to finals of US OpenWQAD.comSacramento Bee -TeamUSA.org -NBC Chicagoall 486 news articles »
Posted on 6 September 2017 | 9:18 pm
A 10-day sports extravaganza awaits in
A host of other events will also take place to complement the main action on court. The WTA Legends Classic will see tennis icons like Martina Navratilova and Arantxa Sánchez-Vicario playing for the fans’ delight while the WTA Rising Stars Invitational ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:17 pm
Williams Sisters Leave an Impact That’s
“The Williams sisters pretty much retired Hingis,” said Craig Kardon, a longtime women’s coach, who worked with Martina Navratilova and is now with the American CoCo Vandeweghe. “There are still a few players with that style ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:47 pm
DAVENPORT, FISH AND AUSTIN ADDED TO ALL-STAR
The player field for the one night charity tennis event, co-hosted by Sir Elton John and Billie Jean King, also includes four former world No. 1s - Andre Agassi, Stefanie Graf, Martina Navratilova and Andy Roddick. Tennis action is set to begin at 7 p.m ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:41 pm
U.S. Open Fashion: A Look Back at Tennis
He also had an influence in the on-court looks of Martina Navratilova, Virginia Wade and Rosemary Casals, among many others. Many of these designs have since found a home at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, which has preserved, catalogued and curated ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:27 pm
Hyde: Chris Evert aces eulogy on her father
"Or maybe it would've freaked my opponent out," she said. "Maybe it would've freaked Martina out." Martina Navratilova, Evert's one-time rival and now good friend, laughed with the rest of the crowded church, dotted with civic and tennis names. But when ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:40 am