Grand Slam

Stewart Leads Women’s Australian Open Wild Card Challenge

USTA Press Release, October 28, 2019 Twenty-two-year-old Katerina Stewart has the Week 1 lead in the women’s Australian Open Wild Card Challenge after winning the USTA Pro Circuit W80 event in Macon, Ga., on Sunday — an encouraging result for […]

Australian Open Wild Card Challenge To Begin Next Week

WHITE PLAINS, October 18, 2019 (USTA Press Release) The USTA announced that the Australian Open Wild Card Challenge, which utilizes indoor and outdoor hard-court pro tournaments to award an American man and woman a main draw wild card into the […]

Australian Open 2020 Launches In Mumbai With New Sony Pictures Networks India Partnership

AO Press Release, October 15, 2019 Eighteen-time Grand Slam champion Leander Paes joined Australia’s Acting Consul General Christopher Ellinger to officially launch the Australian Open in Mumbai today. Tennis Australia marked the occasion with the announcement of a three-year extension of the broadcast partnership with Sony Pictures […]

Australian Open 2020 – Be Open To Anything

MELBOURNE, October 8, 2019 (TA Press Release) Australian Open 2020 will stretch right into the city of Melbourne as the tournament premieres the biggest Grand Slam footprint in world tennis. Starting at Federation Square, in the heart of the city, and flowing through Birrarung Marr and Melbourne […]

US Open 2019 Sets Multiple Records

NEW YORK, September 10, 2019 (USTA Press Release) The USTA today announced that the 2019 US Open connected with more fans than ever before in its history. The tournament set record attendance levels, saw ratings spike on ESPN and with […]

US Open Junior Champions Are The Stars Of The Future

NEW YORK, September 10, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) Remember their names: Jonas Forejtek and Maria Camila Osorio Serrano. They are the tennis stars of the future. On Sunday afternoon, at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Forejtek of the […]

Nadal Celebrates Fourth US Open Title

NEW YORK, September 9, 2019 World No. 2 Rafael Nadal clinched his fourth US Open crown. The 33-year-old Spaniard defeated No. 5 seed Daniil Medvedev of Russia, who made his Grand Slam final debut on Sunday, 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, […]

Mertens And Sabalenka Win First Grand Slam Title At US Open

NEW YORK, September 8, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) An exceptional season of women’s doubles on American hardcourts culminated with the United States Open final, won by fourth seeds Elise Mertens and Aryna Sabalenka over No. 8 seeds Victoria Azarenka and […]