| By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
After needing more than 10 minutes to hold serve in the match’s opening game, defending New York Open champion Reilly Opelka found his rhythm on serve the rest of the way to defeat Japan’s Yoshihito Nishioka 6-4, 6-4 and reach the quarterfinals. “I thought I was pretty clean, I thought I was pretty...Read more
Soonwoo Kwon upset second-seed Milos Raonic to reach the New York Open quarterfinals on Wednesday night, holding off the Canadian 7-6(4), 6-7(4), 6-4 to notch the biggest win of his career.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Soonwoo Kwon upset second-seed Milos Raonic to reach the New York Open quarterfinals on Wednesday night, holding off the Canadian 7-6(4), 6-7(4), 6-4 to notch the biggest win of his career. “I know I have a good forehand to attack,” Kwon said of his strengths that allowed him to outlast Raonic. “...Read more
Jason Jung ousted former champion Kevin Anderson on Tuesday night.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The New York Open first round came to a close on Tuesday night at NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, leaving just 16 players remaining in the singles draw. The biggest upset on Tuesday came from qualifier Jason Jung, who ousted former champion Kevin Anderson 7-6(6), 6-4 in...Read more
Steve Johnson came back from a set down to beat Tennys Sandgren in the opening round of the New York Open on Monday night.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
American Steve Johnson recorded his first ATP Tour level victory of 2020 on Monday night, downing compatriot Tennys Sandgren 6-7(5), 6-3, 7-6(3) in the opening round of the New York Open . A win’s a win and you take them when you get them and hopefully you string a bunch in a row,” said Johnson. “...Read more
Noah Rubin will return to Long Island to compete in the New York Open qualifying on Sunday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Noah Rubin will compete in next week’s New York Open after the Long Island native earned a wild card into the tournament’s qualifying draw. By way of the wild card, Rubin will play his opening round qualifying match on Sunday, Feb. 9 during the New York Tennis Expo. Attendance at the qualifying...Read more
Milos Raonic will be one of the featured players at next week's New York Open.
  | By Brian Coleman
No place on earth possesses a bigger stage than New York, so it’s only fitting that some of tennis’ biggest (literally) stars will be on Long Island competing in the New York Open. The third year of the New York Open will begin on Sunday, February 9 at NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans...Read more
Austria’s Dominic Thiem battled back from a set down to beat Alex Zverev 3-6, 6-4, 7-6(3), 7-6(4) on Friday to book his spot in the Australian Open final, and into a matchup with Novak Djokovic.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Austria’s Dominic Thiem battled back from a set down to beat Alex Zverev 3-6, 6-4, 7-6(3), 7-6(4) on Friday to book his spot in the Australian Open final , and into a matchup with Novak Djokovic. “It was an unreal match, two tie-breaks, so tough and so close,” said Thiem. “It was almost impossible...Read more
Garbine Muguruza advanced to her first Australian Open final with a win over Simona Halep on Thursday.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Sofia Kenin had never advanced past the fourth round at a major. Garbine Muguruza is a two-time major champion who entered this year’s Australian Open unseeded. And on Saturday, the two will square off for the Australian Open title . Both players won their respective semifinal matches in straight...Read more
Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer met for the 50th time on Thursday, and this time it was Djokovic who came out victorious, securing his spot in the Australian Open final for the eighth time in his career with a 7-6(1), 6-4, 6-3 win.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer met for the 50 th time on Thursday , and this time it was Djokovic who came out victorious, securing his spot in the Australian Open final for the eighth time in his career with a 7-6(1), 6-4, 6-3 win. “It definitely could have gone a different way, because he...Read more
Brayden Schnur and Jack Sock will each sit on a speaker panel during the 2020 New York Tennis Expo.
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The New York Tennis Expo is less than two weeks away and we are excited to once again bring a can't-miss, one-of-a-kind event to all of the event's guests. Joining us at this year's Expo will be a number of players from the New York Open, including former World No. 8 Jack Sock, and last year's...Read more