6-3 6-4 7-6 for Federer who’ll face another Aussie, Sam Groth, in the second round.
A few years ago, he was pegged as the next big star of American tennis. Ryan Harrison, 22 is now out of the top 100 and has never reached the third round of a Grand Slam tournament. He was ousted by Wimbledon semifinalist Grigor Dimitrov in straight sets 6-2 7-6 6-2. Next opponent for Dimitrov: […]
This year’s US Open could be the last Grand Slam tournament Andy Murray plays in adidas clothes as his current contract with adidas expires this November. Murray signed with adidas in 2009 (his previous clothing sponsor was Fred Perry) and since then he has become a British hero after his victories at the Olympics and […]
2-time Grand Slam champion Lleyton Hewitt signed with Athletic DNA last May, and Lleyton’s C’mon clothing line is now become part of Athletic DNA. Starting in 2015, the C’mon brand will make a much more prominent appearance on Hewitt’s gear. Here’s the shirt Hewitt will be wearing at this year’s US Open: Lleyton’s shirt is […]
Andy Murray defeats Robin Haase 6-3 7-6 1-6 7-5 First round scare for 2012 US Open champion Andy Murray who battled cramps to overcome Robin Haase in 4 sets. Novak Djokovic defeats Diego Schwartzman 6-1 6-2 6-4 A routine win for world No. 1 Novak Djokovic.
Pictures of Federer practicing with Radek Stepanek on Saturday. Do you think Federer will win Grand Slam title No 18 at this year’s US Open? Watch Federer talks his form going to the US Open in this interview by Wilson tennis
Maria Sharapova practicing at the 2014 US Open on Friday:
Enjoy some pics of Serena Williams during her first round match against Anna Tatishivili. If you use some pics please link back to Tennis Buzz.
The main Roland Garros store is located between Court 2 and 3, Gate B, in front of the Tenniseum. You can buy the full range of Roland Garros merchandise: from keyrings to shirts to umbrellas… The complete range is also on sale online.
Located just off the famed Place des Mousquetaires, Longines Smash Corner is the interactive game that lets spectators test the speed of their serves against the game’s best. For just 2 €, players have three serves and will receive a certificate documenting their performance. All proceeds from the Longines Smash Corner will be donated to […]
No big names like yesterday (I had ground passes today), but some interesting matches and practice sessions. I arrived quite late today and headed to court 9 to watch Mikhail Youhzny and John Isner at practice:
I left court Philippe Chatrier with Federer leading by 2 sets to love, and decided to see what was going on around the grounds. A few pics and videos of players practicing. Laura Robson: Gael Monfils:
In honor of the 30th anniversary of the brand’s Arthur Ashe collection, Le Coq Sportif has unveiled a tribute video to the former 3-time Grand Slam champion. Narrated by former Roland Garros champion Yannick Noah, the clip tells the story of Ashe’s triumph over early struggles to emerge as the number 1 tennis player in […]