Even before Serena Williams set foot in the stadium on Monday, her path through the U.S. Open to a true Grand Slam became easier thanks to losses by other top women.
Shortly after the draw for the U.S. Open took place, Serena Williams offered her analysis. “It’s not anything simple or easy to go through,” Williams said.
If Serena Williams wins the U.S. Open, which starts on August 31, it will be her fifth straight major title and the first calendar Grand Slam by a woman since 1988.
Spieth has clinched the points-based PGA of America player of the year. Winning the Masters and U.S. Open gave him a 50-point bonus for capturing two majors in one year.
Mardy Fish said that the U.S. Open will be the last tennis tournament of his career. The 33-year-old American has played just one competitive match since August 2013.
Multi-platinum selling Josh Groban will sing during the opening night ceremony at the U.S. Open tennis tournament.
Spieth left the door open for Johnson at Chambers Bay, but the big-hitter couldn’t capitalize, giving the Texan his second major.
Rory McIlroy went out in 33 on Saturday and was at 2 over for the tournament after his first nine holes, poised for a possible charge back up the leaderboard at the U.S. Open. His inability to make putts on the back nine at Chambers Bay left McIlroy back where he started…
Live leaderboard updates from the 115th U.S. Open Championship at Chambers Bay, Washington.
Henrik Stenson and Dustin Johnson shared the lead at 5-under 65, and the other 23 players who managed to break par in a gentle debut of the new golf course off Puget Sound agreed that it likely will only get tougher the rest of the way.
The U.S. Open used to be the place Tiger Woods showed why he was the best. On Thursday, the tournament exposed him at his worst.
Ollie Schniederjans, who just wrapped up his career at Georgia Tech, was one of a few amateurs to make Chambers Bay feel small.