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Full Capacity Planned For 2021 Western & Southern Open

CINCINNATI, May 28, 2021 (Press Release) The Western & Southern Open has announced plans to operate at full capacity for spectators when the tournament is held Aug. 14-22. All tickets, including full series, mini-plans, single session and hospitality packages, will […]

Western & Southern Open Mourns Passing Of Tony Trabert

CINCINNATI, February 5, 2021 (Western & Southern Open Press Release) The Western & Southern Open joins the tennis community in mourning the loss of Cincinnati-native Tony Trabert who passed away on Feb. 3 at the age of 90. Trabert was […]

Western & Southern Open Contributes To Barrett Cancer Center

CINCINNATI, December 18, 2020 (Press Release) The Western & Southern Open announced on Wednesday it has made a $100,000 donation to the Barrett Cancer Center at UC Health in appreciation for the support of the tournament’s longtime title sponsor Western & […]

To Play Or Not To Play, Osaka Did Both And Won Twice

WASHINGTON, August 29, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Friday was supposed to have been finals day at the Western & Southern Open in its temporary New York home at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. That was before Naomi […]

Milos Raonic: ‘We … Need To Look At What Is Our Next Step’

WASHINGTON, August 28, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) On Wednesday night, Canadian No. 3 Milos Raonic fought off one match point on serve, then broke his Serbian opponent, Filip Krajinovic, and served out his quarterfinal match that earned him a hard-fought 4-6, […]

Western & Southern Open Set To Resume With Osaka

WASHINGTON, August 28, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Throughout Thursday morning, accolades came pouring in via social media for Naomi Osaka, following her bold stand Wednesday night to sit out playing her Western & Southern Open semifinal round match to protest […]

USTA Pauses All W&S Open Matches Thursday

WASHINGTON, August 27, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Naomi Osaka has spent the past five months finding her voice and stepping out of her protective shell and taking a stand in the Black Lives Matter movement. She came to New York […]

The Philosophical Mind Of Novak Djokovic

WASHINGTON, August 26, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Attending a Novak Djokovic virtual press conference via Zoom is a little bit like theater. Sure, we know what the World No. 1 can do on a tennis court where his racquet does […]

Many Big Names Remain Alive In Western & Southern Open

WASHINGTON, August 26, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) While this year’s Western & Southern Open in New York has been characterized by an abundance of unbelievable upsets thanks to the fast courts, still, there are a lot of familiar big names remaining […]