Posts Tagged Men’s tennis

Roger Federer advances in 4 sets at US Open

Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns a shot against Marcel Granollers, of Spain, during the third round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Roger Federer regrouped after a fortuitously timed rain delay to move on at the U.S. Open in four sets.

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Djokovic beats Querrey to reach US Open 4th round

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, returns a shot against Sam Querrey, of the United States, during the third round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

NEW YORK (AP) — Novak Djokovic needed all of 15 minutes to take the first five games against Sam Querrey, sending the top-seeded Serb on his way to the U.S. Open’s fourth round for the eighth year in a row.

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Japan’s Nishikora advances in US Open

Kei Nishikori, of Japan, returns a shot against Leonardo Mayer, of Argentina, during the third round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

NEW YORK (AP) — Japan’s Kei Nishikori advanced to the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Saturday with a 6-4, 6-2, 6-3, victory over Leonardo Mayer of Argentina.

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What to watch at US Open: Isner-Kohlschreiber III

Jan-Lennard Struff, of Germany, returns a shot John Isner, of the United States, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament, Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — John Isner is not the sort to study a lot of video of past matches in order to prepare for an upcoming opponent.

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Andy Murray moves easily into US Open third round

Andy Murray, of Britain, returns a shot to Matthias Bachinger, of Germany, during the second round of the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

NEW YORK (AP) — Cramp-free on a cool summer’s night, Andy Murray moved easily into the third round of the U.S. Open on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 victory over Matthias Bachinger.

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