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Nishikori, Cilic Meet In Surprising US Open Final

It is among the most unexpected championship matchups in Grand Slam tennis history: Kei Nishikori against Marin Cilic in the U.S. Open final.

09/08/2014

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after defeating Andy Murray of Great Britain in their men's singles quarterfinal match on Day 10 of the 2014 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 3, 2014 in New York City. (credit: Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Djokovic Ousts Murray From U.S. Open

Through a pair of back-and-forth sets, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray put on a display befitting a matchup of past U.S. Open champions.

09/04/2014

Maria Sharapova of Russia celebrates her win over Maria Kirilenko of Russia during their U.S. Open 2014 women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Center August 25, 2014 in New York. (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Murray, Djokovic, Sharapova Win At U.S. Open

Spinning in 70 mph second serves, grabbing at his hamstring during points, Andy Murray gritted his way through head-to-toe cramps to win at the U.S. Open.

08/26/2014

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Djokovic, Federer Among Favorites To Win U.S. Open

The 2014 U.S. Open draw will be revealed on Thursday, and a familiar name will be absent. Here are the favorites heading into the 134th U.S. Open at Flushing Meadows.

08/20/2014

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Past US Open Champs Djokovic, Federer Seeded 1-2

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic is seeded No. 1 for the U.S. Open, and five-time champion Roger Federer is No. 2, meaning they could meet only in the final.

08/19/2014

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates winning the men's singles final match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia on Day 15 of the 2013 U.S. Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 9, 2013 in New York City. (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images for the USTA)

Nadal Tops Djokovic For U.S. Open Title

With the 55th and last swing on the longest of many long points in the U.S. Open final, Rafael Nadal pushed a backhand into the net to get broken by Novak Djokovic.

09/10/2013

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Nadal Outlasts Djokovic In Epic French Open Semifinal

Rafael Nadal won an epic semifinal against Novak Djokovic at the French Open to remain the King of Clay _ for another couple of days, at least.

06/07/2013

Novak Djokovic of Serbia lifts the trophy as he celebrates victory after his men's singles final match against Roger Federer of Switzerland during day eight of the ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 12, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Djokovic Tops Federer In ATP Finals

Reigning two-time year-end No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated six-time event champion Roger Federer in Monday’s marquee finale at the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals.

11/13/2012

Andy Murray of Britain kisses the trophy after his 7-6, 7-5, 2-6, 3-6, 6-2 win over Novak Djokovic of Serbia during their men's singles final match at the 2012 U.S. Open tennis tournament September 10, 2012 in New York. (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Murray Wins U.S. Open For 1st Grand Slam Title

British star Andy Murray outlasted defending champion Novak Djokovic in five sets to capture his first-ever Grand Slam title in Monday’s epic men’s final at the U.S. Open.

09/11/2012

Novak Djokovic of Serbia holds the winner's trophy as Andy Murray of Great Britain looks on after the men's singles final on day 14 of the Sony Ericsson Open at Crandon Park Tennis Center on April 1, 2012 in Key Biscayne, Florida. (credit: Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Djokovic & Murray Meet In U.S. Open Final

Born a week apart and brought up as tennis prodigies who later turned into stars, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray have crossed the globe together, growing familiar with each other.

09/10/2012

Roger Federer of Switzerland plays Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland during the semifinals of the Western & Southern Open at the Lindner Family Tennis Center on August 18, 2012 in Mason, Ohio. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Federer Is Top Seed For U.S. Open

Roger Federer has been installed as the top seed for the 2012 U.S. Open, which will commence Monday at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

08/22/2012