Tags: Ashe, Arthur, Stadium

In Bianca Andreescu’s Box, a Four-Legged Fan Is the Star

Although the teenage phenom Coco Gauff was eliminated from the United States Open, an entirely different Coco endures: a furry, 7-pound brown dog belonging to Bianca Andreescu. Andreescu’s mother and father, Maria and Nicu, have been bringing the poodle into Arthur Ashe Stadium to watch Bianca’s matches (she plays Serena Williams in the final on…

In a Culling of Men’s Hopefuls, Four Top-Ten Seeds Lose

The opening for opportunity for men at the United States Open appeared to be, as it often is, in the one quarter of the draw without any of the Big Three — Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer. The gap in that relatively barren quarter of the draw is much wider after the first-round…