1. US Open Tennis 2014: Championship Odds & Predictions for Top Contenders

    Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic are ranked No. 1, have the top seeds and according to Odds Shark , are also the favorites to win the 2014 U.S. Open. Williams seeks her 18th Grand Slam and third consecutive U...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 8 hours ago 324 reads 3 comments

  2. Rafael Nadal's Absence from US Open Is Major Opportunity for Other Contenders

    Last year's U.S. Open champion won't be in the running for the tournament this year, as Rafael Nadal has been forced to withdraw due to a wrist injury ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 hours ago 1,190 reads 3 comments

  3. US Open Tennis 2014 Draw: Novak Djokovic Still Favorite Despite Difficult Path

    With Rafael Nadal forced to withdraw from his title defense at the 2014 U.S. Open, the overarching mood heading into Thursday's draw was one of inevitability. Novak Djokovic would win...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 13 hours ago 2,083 reads 10 comments

  4. Roger Federer Primed for 18th Major at US Open Following Favorable Draw

    It has been over two years since Roger Federer last won a Grand Slam, but the 2014 U.S. Open is setting up to be a memorable one. At 33 years old, the Swiss player has shown signs of aging over the last several years...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 14 hours ago 1,725 reads 1 comments

  5. Andy Murray Must Rediscover Winning Attitude at US Open

    What has happened to Andy Murray ? It was a little over a year ago that Murray won the title at Wimbledon, ending the game's most notorious streak—he was the first man ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 17 hours ago 498 reads 5 comments

  6. Why Roger Federer Will Reach Championship Match in 2014 US Open

    When Roger Federer was in his prime, predicting him to make the finals of a Grand Slam event was a safer guess than almost anything in sports...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 8,316 reads 27 comments

  7. Power Ranking the Top 20 Men's Players Heading into 2014 US Open Tennis

    Tennis ' U.S. Open Series has given an alternative exam to the ATP Rankings. Following Masters 1000 tournaments at Canada and Cincinnati, some players have faded, while others have shown they will be relevant...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 2 days ago 5,679 reads 20 comments

  8. Roger Federer's Momentum Will Carry Him to 2014 US Open Title

    At 33 years old, the days of Roger Federer being a dominant force on the tennis court are over. However, that doesn't mean there won't be times when we see glimpses of the superstar who was the best player in the world...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 3,729 reads 9 comments

  9. US Open Tennis 2014: Predictions for Top Stars After Rafael Nadal's Withdrawal

    The men’s side of the 2014 U.S. Open will be missing something important—the defending champion. Rafael Nadal withdrew from competition with a lingering wrist injury...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 3,844 reads 8 comments

  10. Will Injuries Keep Rafael Nadal from Becoming the Greatest of All Time?

    Rafael Nadal exploded onto the tennis scene in 2001, skidding across courts in capris and slashing his racket like a machete through jungle brush...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 4 days ago 9,208 reads 216 comments

  11. US Open Tennis 2014: How Rafael Nadal's Injury Affects Men's Draw

    Due to a wrist injury reported back in late July, Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the 2014 U.S. Open. With the defending champion out of the running, the men's draw now appears to be wide open...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 4 days ago 7,642 reads 35 comments

  12. Western and Southern Open 2014: The Biggest Things Learned in Cincinnati

    For the majority of the big names, that’s U.S. Open tune-ups done and dusted. Next stop for racquet bags, coaches and physios is New York for a week of resting, refining and mental preparation...

    Matt McGladrigan Written by Matt McGladrigan about 4 days ago 3,608 reads 16 comments

  13. Federer vs. Ferrer Cincinnati Masters 2014 Final: Live Score and Highlights

    Roger Federer def. David Ferrer, 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 Winning his sixth title in Cincinnati wasn't an easy task for Roger Federer, but that's what it looked like during the third set...

    Joe Tansey Written by Joe Tansey about 5 days ago 15,332 reads 7 comments

  14. Roger Federer vs Andy Murray: What Quarterfinal Result Means for Both Players

    Roger Federer 's renaissance moves on with yet another big win for the Wimbledon runner-up. He defeated Andy Murray, 6-3, 7-5, at the Western & Southern Open Friday night in Cincinnati, Ohio...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 10,018 reads 30 comments

  15. Roger Federer's Recent Success Proves He Will Make Deep 2014 U.S. Open Run

    There was a time when Roger Federer 's appearance in a Grand Slam final was not just a regular occurrence, but expected. That has now passed, but the 33-year-old refuses to step out of the spotlight for good...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 6 days ago 9,033 reads 22 comments

  16. Who's Hot, Who's Not in Tennis Ahead of the 2014 US Open?

    The 2014 U.S. Open is less than two weeks away. The Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati, the last of the major tune-ups, concludes this weekend. Apparently, some players need more fine tuning than others...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 7 days ago 9,466 reads 14 comments

  17. What Falling Short of Career Golden Masters Means for Novak Djokovic's Legacy

    Novak Djokovic has certainly had tougher losses than his third-round defeat to Tommy Robredo at the Western & Southern Open, but once again he was unable to decorate his Hall of Fame resume with a special piece of history...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 7 days ago 5,546 reads 43 comments

  18. Andy Murray Needs Strong Finish to Salvage Disappointing 2014 Season

    Andy Murray was supposed to become the next member of tennis' elite triumvirate in 2014 after having a banner year last season that included winning Wimbledon and advancing to the finals at the Australian Open...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 8 days ago 1,892 reads 6 comments

  19. Rafael Nadal Will Be Underdog at 2014 U.S. Open If Healthy Enough to Play

    Rafael Nadal is an absolute force on the tennis court and the defending U.S. Open champion. In a normal scenario, he would certainly be among the favorites or perhaps the favorite heading into the 2014 version of the Grand Slam event...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 12,140 reads 18 comments

  20. Rafael Nadal's Absence at 2014 U.S. Open Would Diminish Winner's Accomplishment

    If Rafael Nadal doesn't play in the 2014 U.S. Open, the eventual winner's victory will all but have an asterisk next to it...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 days ago 18,955 reads 113 comments

  21. Will Roger Federer Snap His Masters Drought in Cincinnati?

    Roger Federer ’s late career cannot be expected to escape the shadows of his fabled dominance of years past. A Masters 1000 tournament like Cincinnati’s Western & Southern Open brings more scrutiny on the aging Swiss Maestro...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 9 days ago 12,215 reads 48 comments

  22. Can Rogers Cup Win Revitalise Tsonga's Career?

    Hands up who saw that one coming. The smiley, explosive Frenchman, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga , has been out in the tennis wilderness for the last year and a half...

    Matt McGladrigan Written by Matt McGladrigan about 11 days ago 1,729 reads 8 comments

  23. How Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's 2014 Rogers Cup Win Adds Intrigue to US Open

    Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 's win over Roger Federer at the 2014 Rogers Cup blew the doors off the already wide-open U.S. Open. Tsonga defeated Federer 7-5, 7-6 (3) in Toronto to take his second Masters 1000 title...

    Merlisa Lawrence Corbett Written by Merlisa Lawrence Corbett about 12 days ago 5,291 reads 44 comments

  24. Rogers Cup 2014 Results: Roger Federer vs. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Score and Recap

    Jo-Wilfried Tsonga stamped an exclamation mark on his improbable run at the 2014 Rogers Cup in Toronto by taking down Roger Federer in straight sets Sunday, 7-5, 7-6 (3)...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 12 days ago 13,655 reads 49 comments

  25. What We Learn About the US Open from the Rogers Cup and Cincinnati Open

    The U.S. Open Series is the heart of the summer hard courts season with Masters 1000 titles in Canada and Cincinnati. The third and most important tournament is the final Grand Slam event of the year, the U...

    Jeremy Eckstein Written by Jeremy Eckstein about 15 days ago 5,873 reads 47 comments