August 31, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Marion Bartoli, the 2013 Wimbledon Singles Champion and former top 10 player in the world, has announced that she will run in the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon as a New York Road Runners Team for Kids runner on Sunday, Nov. 6.

August 31, 2016
By Eric C. Peck

Andy Murray began his march toward U.S. Open glory Tuesday night under the lights of Arthur Ashe Stadium, downing Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2, to move into round two at Flushing Meadows.

August 31, 2016
By Brian Coleman

U.S. Open runner-up in 2015 Roberta Vinci became the first player through to the third-round in Flushing Meadows on Wednesday, cruising past New Jersey’s Christina McHale 6-1, 6-3 in just 64 minutes on Louis Armstrong Stadium.

August 31, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Former U.S. Open finalist Caroline Wozniacki shook off another slow start Wednesday, fighting back from an early deficit to upset ninth-seeded Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-4, 6-4 to reach the third round in Flushing Meadows.

August 30, 2016
By Brian Coleman

American teenager Jared Donaldson provided the biggest upset of the first two days at the U.S. Open on Tuesday, coming back from a set down to beat 12th seeded Belgian David Goffin 4-6, 7-5, 6-4, 6-0 to notch the biggest win of his young career.

August 30, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Romania’s Simona Halep was the first player through to the U.S. Open second round on Tuesday, as the fifth-seed rolled past Belgium’s Kirsten Flipkens 6-0, 6-2 on Arthur Ashe Stadium.

August 30, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Venus Williams got off to a winning start to begin her 72nd career Grand Slam tournament, outlasting the Ukraine’s Kateryna Kozlova 6-2, 5-7, 6-4 to advance on Arthur Ashe Stadium.

August 29, 2016
By Brian Coleman

American teenager CiCi Bellis continued to blow past opponents in the first round of the U.S. Open on Monday, rolling past Switzerland’s Viktorija Golubic 6-2, 6-3 to win her fourth consecutive match in Flushing Meadows.

August 29, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Great Britain’s Kyle Edmund upset 13th-seeded Frenchman Richard Gasquet Monday morning at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, delivering the first major upset of the 2016 U.S. Open with a blistering 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 victory.

August 29, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Caroline Wozniacki comes into this year’s U.S. Open finally healthy, after a year of battling injuries, but she is also in unfamiliar territory being unseeded.

August 29, 2016
By Brian Coleman

In what was the best match of the day session on Monday, Americans John Isner and Frances Tiafoe squared off in what seemed more like a boxing match than a tennis match as Isner came back from two sets down to advance. 

August 29, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska defeated the number 10 seed Elina Svitolina to win her first Connecticut Open title in New Haven, Conn., 6-1, 7-6(2).

August 28, 2016
By Brian Coleman

The 2016 U.S. Open begins Monday morning and the year’s final Grand Slam is wasting no time in getting the stars on court as four former champions plus a number of Americans get their campaigns underway on Day One.

August 26, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Long Island’s Noah Rubin had his U.S. Open qualifying round come to an end on Friday afternoon in front of a capacity crowd on Court 11 of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, as third-seeded Russian Karen Khachanov outlasted Rubin 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 to qualify for the 2016 U.S. Open main draw.

August 26, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The stars of the sport get set to take over the New York area for the final Grand Slam of the year as we take a closer look at the men’s and women’s field vying for glory in Flushing Meadows, August 29-September 11, 2016 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, N.Y.

August 25, 2016
By Brian Coleman

For the second time this week, American Kristie Ahn won just one game in the opening set. And for the second time this week, she completed the comeback, this time taking out fifth-seeded Kai-Lin Zhang of China 1-6, 6-4, 6-3 at the 2016 U.S. Open Qualifiers at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

August 25, 2016
By Brian Coleman

In a complete juxtaposition to his first-round qualifying match on Wednesday, Long Island’s Noah Rubin had to go the distance on Thursday, staving off Germany’s Michael Berrer and a rain delay to advance to the final round of U.S. Open qualifying with a 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 victory.

August 25, 2016
By Brian Coleman

The country to our north is primarily known for its excellence in one sport: Hockey. The success of the Toronto Raptors and Toronto Blue Jays have put Canada’s basketball and baseball franchises on the map, but our neighbors from the north have begun to carve out their niche in the sport of tennis, and much of that has to do with its most successful export to date, 6’ 5” Milos Raonic.

August 24, 2016
By Brian Coleman

American CiCi Bellis cruised into the second round of U.S. Open Qualifiers on Wednesday, blowing past Macedonia’s Lina Gjorcheska 6-0, 6-2 to advance.

August 24, 2016
By Brian Coleman

Long Island’s Noah Rubin made his way into the second round of the 2016 U.S. Open Qualifiers on Wednesday morning at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center much quicker than even he expected, leading 3-0 in the opening set before China’s Yan Bai was forced to retire with a wrist injury.

August 23, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Kristie Ahn fought back from a set down to defeat fellow American Francesca Di Lorenzo during the U.S. Open qualifying tournament on Tuesday, coming back for a 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 win to move into the second round of qualifying.

August 23, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced that world number one and defending U.S. Open champion Novak Djokovic and 2016 Olympic Gold Medalist Andy Murray have been named the top two seeds, respectively, in Men’s Singles at the 2016 U.S. Open, headlining the four U.S. Open and five Grand Slam champions to earn Top-10 seeds. 

August 23, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

The USTA has announced the names of the vocalists, ages 14 and under, who will perform patriotic-themed songs prior to the night sessions of the 2016 U.S. Open and/or during Arthur Ashe Kids’ Day. The lineup for this year’s U.S. Open features talent from throughout the New York metropolitan area, as well as from Arizona, California and Tennessee.

August 22, 2016
By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff

Marin Cilic won his first ever ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event Sunday, upsetting Andy Murray 6-4, 7-5 in just over 90 minutes in Cincinnati for the Western & Southern Open title.