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  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The USTA has announced a further expansion of its environmental initiatives, now in their third year, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, home of the U.S. Open, which annually hosts more than 700,000 fans during the two weeks of the event. Emmy-award winning actor Alec Baldwin once...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The following is taken from Novak Djokivic's post-match press conference on Tuesday, Aug. 31 during the 2010 U.S Open. Novak discusses his victory over fellow Serbian countryman Viktor Troicki earlier in the day, 6-3, 3-6, 2-6, 7-5, 6-3 at Arthur Ashe Stadium. When you were talking to Brad on the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The following is taken from Maria Sharapova's post-match press conference on Tuesday, Aug. 31 during the 2010 U.S Open. Maria discusses her victory over Australian Jarmila Groth earlier in the night, 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 under the lights at Arthur Ashe Stadium. What happened out there tonight? I won the...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Ryan Harrison from Bradenton, Fla. has eliminated 15th-seeded Ivan Ljubicic of Croatia Wednesday afternoon in 2010 U.S. Open action from Court 11 of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, 6-3, 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-4. Ljubicic, a French Open semifinalist in 2006, was sent packing by the 18-...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Day Two of the 2010 U.S. Open saw lots of problems for the seeds, as many of the sport's top stars on both the men's and women's sides struggled. Some managed to overcome adversity and survive to live another day, while others took an early exit from Flushing Meadows. On the men's side, third-...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Before Roger Federer and Venus Williams took the court for their respective evening first round matches, the Opening Night Ceremonies were held to officially kick-off the 2010 U.S. Open. Celebrating the theme of "Dream, Succeed and Inspire," this year's Opening Night Ceremony was hosted by...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
The sun was out and the fans swarmed to the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Day One of the 2010 U.S. Open. While the day was filled with a bunch of close and thrilling matches, there were no major upsets. On the men's side, Lleyton Hewitt was the first seed to fall, as he dropped a...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
City Parks Foundation’s annual CityParks Tennis Benefit, co-chaired by Billie Jean King and John McEnroe, and hosted by Mary Carillo will be held Tuesday, Aug. 31 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. The event raises important funds for CityParks Tennis, a free youth instructional...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
Kids swarmed the grounds of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on Saturday, Aug. 28 and they were treated to many forms of fun throughout the day from the world of tennis to the hottest pop stars. Around the grounds, there were many hosted activities, including face painting, a speed...Read more
  | By Long Island Tennis Magazine Staff
In weekend action at the 2010 U.S. Open Qualifiers ... on Friday, Aug. 27, American Ryan Harrison qualified into his first U.S. Open main draw, and Robert Kendrick took one step closer to earning a spot in the men's singles draw after winning their matches on Day 4 of the U.S. Open Qualifying...Read more