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Williams crushes Sharapova; Djokovic cruises; Kerber out at US Open

Williams crushes Sharapova; Djokovic cruises; Kerber out at US Open

It was billed the heavyweight contest of the US Open first round but the latest duel between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova was just as lopsided as most of their past affairs.

Naomi Osaka wins US Open after Williams meltdown

Naomi Osaka wins US Open after Williams meltdown

Naomi Osaka, 20, triumphed 6-2, 6-4 in the match marred by Serena Williams's second set outburst.

Sharapova advances into US Open last 16, Cilic ousted

Sharapova advances into US Open last 16, Cilic ousted

Maria Sharapova rolled into the last 16 at the US Open by overpowering US teen Sofia Kenin on Friday while a wide-open side of the men's draw lost 2014 champion Marin Cilic.

Wimbledon match in fixing probe

Wimbledon match in fixing probe

The Tennis Integrity Unit (TIU) revealed on Thursday they are investigating whether a match at this year's Wimbledon was fixed.

Wawrinka wins US Open, tops Djokovic in four sets

Wawrinka wins US Open, tops Djokovic in four sets

Third seed Stan Wawrinka rose to the occasion once again to beat top-seeded defending champion Novak Djokovic 6-7(1) 6-4 7-5 6-3 and win the US Open on Sunday for the third grand slam title of his career.

US Open champion Kerber turns dreams into reality

US Open champion Kerber turns dreams into reality

Angelique Kerber climaxed a dream season at the US Open on Saturday, performing as the champion she has become through hard work, patience and a love of the game.