Monday, September 8, 2014
Japanese fans celebrated Kei Nishikori's stunning win over top-ranked Novak Djokovic at the U.S. Open, staying up to the wee hours of Sunday morning to catch a moment of tennis history.
Sunday, September 7, 2014
Overcome by heat and humidity in the second set of her U.S. Open semifinal, China's Shuai Peng paused between points to clutch at her left thigh and put her weight on her racket as if it were a cane.
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Roger Federer saved two match points to defeat Gael Monfils 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 and reach his ninth U.S. Open semifinal Thursday, keeping alive his dream of a sixth title.
Ekaterina Makarova limbered up for her U.S. Open semi-final showdown with world number one Serena Williams by booking a spot in the women's doubles final with Elena Vesnina on Thursday.
Friday, September 5, 2014
Novak Djokovic defeated Andy Murray to set up a U.S. Open semifinal clash against Kei Nishikori who became Japan's first semifinalist in almost a century on Wednesday.
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki and first-time Grand Slam semifinalist Peng Shuai will meet for a place in the U.S. Open title match after dominant victories on Tuesday.
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Caroline Wozniacki trusts her stamina so much that she plans to return to New York in two months to run a marathon.
Monday, September 1, 2014
Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray stayed on course for a mouth-watering U.S. Open quarterfinal showdown Saturday as five-time women's champion Serena Williams stood alone as America's last singles title hope.
Taiwanese tennis player Hsieh Su-wei and Chinese partner Peng Shuai advanced to the third round of the Women's Doubles at the U.S. Open Saturday in New York.
Taiwanese tennis ace Lu Yen-hsun threw the opening pitch at a New York Mets home game in the Big Apple Saturday, just one of many arrangements intended to bring U.S. tourists to Taiwan through song, dance and sports.