US OPEN ’20: A capsule look at 10 contenders for US Open

Backspin: One of the best players since golf returned, and doing well even before the pandemic. Along with his win at Colonial, he has finished in the top 10 in seven of his last 11 tournaments to go from outside the top 150 in the world to a career-best No. 13.

Sports news feed: Serena Williams crashes out of US Open

Michael Schumacher: A Formula One legend turns 50 Ski accident On December 29, 2013, Schumacher lost control while skiing a off piste in the French Alps, hitting his head on a rock. Despite having worn a helmet he sustained a serious head injury. He underwent surgery and was placed in an induced coma. In June […]

The Latest: Zvonareva, Siegemund win US Open women’s doubles

Zvonareva, a Russian who turned 36 this week, added this title to the 2006 U.S. Open title she won with Nathalie Dechy. She also was the runner-up in singles at Flushing Meadows in 2010, falling to Kim Clijsters.

Siegemund, Zvonareva claim U.S. Open women’s doubles title

“It’s not a random choice that we play with each other because we both feel like we can complement each other’s game,” said Siegemund. “But the communication has to be really spot on, the way you prepare for a match, how you do tactics, all that, it just fits really well.”

Sports news feed: Alexander Zverev reaches US Open final

Michael Schumacher: A Formula One legend turns 50 Ski accident On December 29, 2013, Schumacher lost control while skiing a off piste in the French Alps, hitting his head on a rock. Despite having worn a helmet he sustained a serious head injury. He underwent surgery and was placed in an induced coma. In June […]

Sports news feed: Naomi Osaka wins US Open

Michael Schumacher: A Formula One legend turns 50 Ski accident On December 29, 2013, Schumacher lost control while skiing a off piste in the French Alps, hitting his head on a rock. Despite having worn a helmet he sustained a serious head injury. He underwent surgery and was placed in an induced coma. In June […]

US Open: All qualifying will not take place for first time in 96 years, USGA confirm

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‘Everyone walks around like peacocks’: Aussie gold medallist Sally Pearson opens up about what REALLY happens when athletes let loose at the Olympics – and why becoming a mum is her greatest challenge yet

‘It’s something I’m going to miss most mostly having that feeling of excitement, even smelling the air and smelling the track. That’s something I’m not going to have and something I’m going to have to deal with so hopefully I can live that through (coaching) my athletes.

US Open all about location on Winged Foot and on calendar

Having to move the U.S. Open from Father’s Day to the start of the NFL season was bad enough. The greater effect of the pandemic on the U.S. Open was having to eliminate qualifying, a staple of this major for nearly a century. The USGA is proud to say every year that roughly half the […]

US OPEN ’20: Facts and figures for later than usual US Open

The course: The West Course at Winged Foot was built in 1923 by A.W. Tillinghast, who was told by club founders to “give us a man-sized course.” It has been a man-sized test for the U.S. Open five times and the PGA Championship in 1997. Winged Foot is best known for the severe slopes on […]