1, Done: Halep 1st No. 1 To Lose 1st Open Match; Serena WinsSimona Halep made a quick-as-can-be exit Monday, overwhelmed by the power-based game of Kaia Kanepi to become the first No. 1-seeded woman to lose her opening match at the U.S. Open.
Serena Williams, Rafael Nadal On Schedule As U.S. Open BeginsA long list of returns highlights Day 1 at the U.S. Open as the year's last Grand Slam tennis tournament gets started.
Rafael Nadal Beats Dominic Thiem For 11th French Open TitleRafael Nadal won a record-extending 11th title on the clay at the French Open on Sunday with a victory over his spirited but ultimately vanquished challenger, Dominic Thiem.
Refreshed Rafael Nadal Surges Into French Open SemifinalsRafael Nadal had his back against the wall Wednesday before the match was halted for rain. The delay enabled Nadal to regroup and surge past Diego Schwartzman on Thursday at the French Open.
Could French Open Signal Novak Djokovic's Grand Slam Rebirth?If rankings told the whole story, you'd think that Novak Djokovic's slump shows no signs of easing. But the statistics might just be blurring the picture for the struggling champion.
5 Players Who Could Stop Rafael Nadal At The French OpenRafael Nadal owns a 79-2 win-loss record at the French Open. He's only lost to Robin Soderling in the fourth round in 2009 and Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinal in 2015.
ATP Experiments With Shot Clocks, Towel Racks, Other Rule ChangesRule changes -- such as towel racks, shorter sets, reduced warm-ups and a 25-second shot clock -- will be further trialed in tennis, and could be introduced on the men's tour as early as 2019.
No. 1 Nadal Retires Injured At Australia OpenRafael Nadal is out of the Australian Open after retiring in the fifth set of his quarterfinal match with Marin Cilic with an upper right leg injury.
Sweet 16: Nadal Beats Anderson For 3rd US Open, 16th MajorRafael Nadal against Kevin Anderson in the U.S. Open final shaped up as quite a mismatch — and that's exactly what it was.
Nadal Beats Dimitrov In 5 Sets To Reach FinalRafael Nadal has beaten Grigor Dimitrov 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (5), 6-7 (4), 6-4 to advance to the final of the Australian Open and set up a title match with his old rival, Roger Federer.
Things To Watch As U.S. Open Gets UnderwayAll eyes will be on a very important pair of left wrists during Day 1 of the U.S. Open. Novak Djokovic uses his secondary arm for a two-handed backhand. Rafael Nadal is a lefty who relies on that wing for his heavy topspin forehand.
Nadal Upset By Dustin Brown In Second Round At WimbledonTwo-time champion Rafael Nadal is making another early exit from Wimbledon, after losing in the second round to a 102nd-ranked qualifier who played the match of his life.