Novak Djokovic, the top-ranked man in the world, confirmed on social media on Thursday that he will be competing in the Western & Southern Open and U.S. Open tournaments later this month.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Novak Djokovic, the top-ranked man in the world, confirmed on social media on Thursday that he will be competing in the Western & Southern Open and U.S. Open tournaments later this month. “I am happy to confirm that I will participate at the Cincinnati and U.S. Open this year,” he said. “It was...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Two more big names on the women’s side announced they will not be playing the 2020 U.S. Open as Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands and Ukraine’s Elina Svitolina announced their decisions on Friday . Adding to the growing list of top players choosing not to come to the United States, Bertens and...Read more
  | By Press Release
The USTA today announced the wild cards for both men’s and women’s singles at the 2020 U.S. Open. 2012 U.S. Open champion Andy Murray and Americans Ulises Blanch, Maxime Cressy, Sebastian Korda, Thai-Son Kwiatkowski, Michael Mmoh, Brandon Nakashima and JJ Wolf will receive singles main draw wild...Read more
Simona Halep is on the early entry list for the 2020 U.S. Open.
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The USTA today announced the entry lists for the men’s and women’s singles draws for the upcoming 2020 U.S. Open, with the top-ranked man Novak Djokovic and the second-ranked woman Simona Halep headling the participants. Joining Djokovic, a three-time US Open champion, among the Top-10 players on...Read more
Bianca Andreescu is the defending U.S. Open Women's Singles champion.
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The USTA today announced that the U.S. Open will offer $53.4 million in total player compensation in 2020 – nearly 95 percent of its total from 2019 – with $7.6 million dedicated toward player relief from the COVID-19 pandemic. The USTA, WTA and ATP Tour worked collaboratively to build a payment...Read more
Ashleigh Barty, the top-ranked woman in the world, said she will not travel to New York for the Western & Southern Open and the U.S. Open.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Australia’s Ashleigh Barty, the top-ranked woman in the world, announced on Wednesday that she will not be in New York to compete in the U.S. Open, citing concerns of traveling to the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic. The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is set to host both...Read more
Nick Kyrgios was set to defend his Citi Open title this year.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The Citi Open, scheduled for next month in Washington, D.C., was supposed to be the first event back for the ATP Tour but has now been canceled . It had been rumored for the last week that due to the coronavirus and international travel restrictions, the Citi Open had a long shot of being played...Read more
Christopher Eubanks helped lead Team Stars to the win at the All-American Team Cup this past weekend.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Atlanta played host to the All-American Team Cup this weekend, with the top-ranked Americans taking part in a team competition which concluded on Sunday. After a back-and-forth affair throughout the weekend, it was Team Stars that defeated Team Stripes in a final match tiebreak to claim the overall...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The French Tennis Federation (FFT) has announced that it will allow spectators, about 20,000 people per day, at this year’s French Open . “The number of spectators allowed inside the stadium will be 50 percent to 60 percent of its usual capacity, allowing us to ensure the barrier measures are...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
After strong backlash from players and fans alike, the US Open has announced it will host wheelchair events this summer. A majority of players on tour voted to have the event, and it will be played from September 10-13. The top-ranked player in the world, Australia’s Dylan Alcott, was very vocal...Read more