Tags: United States Open (Tennis)

On Tennis: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal Duel, Once Again, for Supremacy

Neither dropped a set along the way, and now the 31-year-old Nadal and the just-about-36-year-old Federer are in position for a days-of-yore duel for the No. 1 ranking. It still belongs to Andy Murray but probably will not for long given the state of Murray’s hip and the mother lode of points he has to…

U.S. Open Will Test Countdown Clock and Coaching Rules

“All the Slams are fully supportive of us trying this, and we are happy to take the lead,” Allaster said. Most of the changes are designed to speed the flow of play. Allaster said they included a 25-second countdown clock between points; a prematch countdown clock that will limit the warm-up period to five minutes;…