1999 US Open: Andre Agassi beats Todd Martin, wins 2nd US Open title

Andre Agassi, 1999 US Open

With Sampras out due to injury, Andre Agassi was the man to beat at the 1999 US Open. Agassi dropped only two sets en route to the final: to Justin Gimmelstob in the third round and Yevgeny Kafelnikov in the semifinals. In the other side of the draw Todd Martin defeated Slava Dosedel in the […]

Sloane Stephens’ 2019 US Open shoes: NikeCourt Air Jordan 8 Air Zoom Zero

NikeCourt Air Zoom Zero Aqua

When tennis meets basketball: Nike recently unveiled its US Open collection featuring an updated pair of Air Jordan VIII. 2017 champion Sloane Stephens will rock a NikeCourt Zoom Zero fitted with a White Aqua upper from the Air Jordan VIII — the same Air Jordan that was created in 1993, her birth year. The NikeCourt Air Zoom […]

1999 US Open: Serena Williams first Grand Slam title

Serena Williams, winner of the 1999 US Open

From The Bud Collins History of tennis: The words of Richard Williams that kid sister is the more talented of the two began to ring true. Seventh-seed Serena, 17, became the first Williams to win a major singles title, and the first black since Althea Gibson at Forest Hills in 1958 to take a major […]

1989 US Open: Graf and Becker, Germany’s winning duo

Boris Becker at the 1989 US Open

Two months after their wins at Wimbledon, Steffi Graf and Boris Becker, who know each other since childhood captured the US Open crown. From The Bud Collins History of tennis:Becker and Graf had been raised in nearby towns in the southeastern corner of West Germany and had known each other since they were children. “I […]

2019 US Open: Rafael Nadal outfit

Rafael Nadal US Open outfit

Rafael Nadal dispatched Daniil Medvedev 6-3 6-0 in 70 minutes to capture the Montreal title, its 5th Canadian Open crown and 83rd career title. It is also the first time he has retained a title on hard courts.With that victory Nadal gained a lot of confidence for the upcoming US Open where he will vie […]

2019 US Open: Caroline Wozniacki outfit

Caro Wozniacki US Open outfit

2-time US Open runner-up Caroline Wozniacki will hit the courts wearing the NY tank and skirt from the new adidas line: Read more:– 2019 US Open: Angelique Kerber outfit– 2019 US Open: Garbine Muguruza dress