Emma Raducanu wins 2021 U.S. Open women's singles.

Mailbag: Where Does Emma Raducanu Go From Here?

The 18-year-old's achievement at the 2021 U.S. Open should be celebrated and the win transformed her into a global celebrity, but the results are only part of the story.

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To reach the All Iowa Lawn Tennis Club, you have to drive up a gravel road.

Court of Dreams

Amid corn and soybeans lies one of the country’s rare grass tennis facilities, lovingly maintained by an Iowa farmer who was inspired by Wimbledon.


Biles, Osaka, Brady Headline Time 100 Most Influential List

Time's list included Simone Biles, Suni Lee, Naomi Osaka, Shohei Ohtani, Allyson Felix and Tom Brady.

Daniil Medvedev wins the 2021 U.S. Open men's singles

Mailbag: Daniil Medvedev's 'FIFA' Celebration

Explaining the 2021 U.S. Open champion's nod to 'FIFA,' plus more takeaways from the final Grand Slam tournament of the year.

Novak Djokovic holding a mike at the 2021 U.S. Open

How Will Novak Djokovic’s Labor Movement Impact Tennis?

It's been a year since the launch of the breakaway Professional Tennis Players Association. Now, it's time for the ATP and WTA to join forces and lay the groundwork for future reforms.


50 Parting Thoughts from the 2021 U.S. Open

Putting a bow on the final major of the year, where 18-year-old Emma Raducanu shocked the world to capture her maiden major and Daniil Medvedev denied Novak Djokovic a place in history by winning his first Grand Slam title.

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Medvedev's Major Breakthrough Denies Djokovic's GOAT Bid

Daniil Medvedev played the match of his life to stall the seemingly inevitable ascension of Novak Djokovic to the mountaintop of men's tennis.


Daniil Medvedev Denies Novak Djokovic Grand Slam, Wins U.S. Open

Medvedev defeated Djokovic in straight sets to claim his first major championship and prevent Djokovic from completing his Grand Slam.

Emma Raducanu after winning the 2021 U.S. Open.

Emma Raducanu Wins Historic U.S. Open

Emma Raducanu is the first woman to win the U.S. Open final without losing a set since Serena Williams in 2014.


Djokovic Tops Zverev in Epic 5-Set U.S. Open Semifinal

If Djokovic defeats Daniil Medvedev on Sunday, he will become the first male player to win a calendar Grand Slam since Rod Laver in 1969.

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Teenagers Fernandez, Raducanu to Meet in U.S. Open Final

The historic all-teenage Grand Slam title match is the first one since the 1999 final that featured Martina Hingis and Serena Williams.

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Mailbag: Dealing With Gamesmanship in Tennis

Discussing the biggest headlines from the second week at the 2021 U.S. Open, including mid-match bathroom breaks, a potential changing of the guard in tennis and more.

Sep 7, 2021; Flushing, NY, USA; Leylah Fernandez of Canada celebrates after beating Elina Svitolina of Ukraine on day nine of the 2021 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

Teen Fernandez Tops Svitolina, Advances to US Open Semis

One day after turning 19, the Canadian upset No. 5 seed Elina Svitolina after knocking off past US Open champions Naomi Osaka and Angelique Kerber.

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Shelby Rogers Anticipates Death Threats After U.S. Open Exit

Rogers said following her fourth-round defeat against Emma Raducanu that she expected to see "nine million death threats" on social media.

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - AUGUST 30: Naomi Osaka of Japan looks frustrated during her match against Marie Bouzkova of the Czech Republic in the first round of the women's singles at the US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 30, 2021 in New York City

Naomi Osaka Can Take Her Time

The Japanese tennis superstar is taking an indefinite break. In a sport and era of unprecedented pressure, Osaka should be in no rush to return.


U.S. Open Midterm Grades: Weather, Youngsters Steal Show

Week One had a little bit of everything, from big upsets to even bigger storms to a young cohort breaking through.