Williams falls short as Kerber takes Open title

The much expected seventh US Open title for Serena Williams never manifested as Angelique Kerber from Germany, who bested Williams in the Australian Open final, defeated Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, to earn her second Grand ...

All international players in the U.S. Open

The U.S. Open culminated 14 days of great, exciting tennis this weekend with the Men’s Championship Final Sunday.

Jim Robinson keeps Negro Leagues flame burning brightly

At 86-years-young, Jim Robinson remains a passionate storyteller, vividly sharing narratives and anecdotes from many decades past.

Injury-plagued Liberty show resolve

Even though the New York Liberty has locked in third place in the WNBA heading into the playoffs, the team is playing with full-on intensity, despite the fact several players are currently on the injured list.

Felix Auger-Aliassime, a new face in tennis

Saturday and Sunday US Open tennis began with the doubles championships.

U.S. Open - Global Winners

The US Open concluded fourteen days of exciting tennis this weekend with their two most popular matches, the Women's Championship Finals on Saturday and the Men's Championship Finals on Sunday.

Serena? Done! The Men battle in today's Semifinals

After defeating Simona Halep 6-2, 4-6, 6-3 in the quarter final match of the US Open on Wednesday night, Serena Williams, seeded number 1, was shockingly beaten last night, Thursday in the semifinals by now family foe, Karolina Pliskova.

Djokovic reaches Open’s semifinals for 10 straight years

You would have expected so much more from Jo-Wilfred Tonga, ranked ninth against the No. 1 seeded Novak Djokovic, after watching his earlier matches this past week, and listening to his friend and competitor, Gael Monfils, ranked 10th, speak so ...

One American woman left standing at the U.S. Open

Madison Keys’ and Venus Williams’ dreams of reaching the finals at the U.S. Open came to a halt in the fourth round as the tournament moves toward its dramatic conclusion this weekend at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis ...

The Kaepernick controversy is trapped in an echo chamber

It was Aug. 26, two weeks ago, that San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick carried out what on the surface was an innocuous, silent protest against what he perceives to be widespread social injustices directed at Black men and women ...

Liberty return to score huge home court victory

Despite being three players short because of injuries, the New York Liberty scored a huge 92-70 win over the Phoenix Mercury last Saturday evening.

Are you ready for some football?

The NFL season begins tonight with “Thursday Night Football.” Amazingly, mentions of Thanksgiving and Christmas aren’t far behind.

Will the Giants’ makeover result in a playoff berth?

The Giants’ extreme offseason makeover is about to be put on display.

The US Open concludes with free events, semifinals and championships 

A variety of celebrities and athletes were sighted on the grounds of the US Open this week, held at the Billie Jean King Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, across from Citi Field in Queens, as a point of reference.

Tiger Woods to make comeback

Tiger Woods is on his way back -- but the former world No. 1 says he "still has work to do" as he attempts to resurrect his career.