Roger Federer took Center Court at the U.S. Open tennis tournament here Tuesday, admitting he had the apprehensions of a newcomer.
This will happen in your lifetime. Make book on it.
They wanted to start the U.S. Open tennis tournament with a bang Monday night. Instead, they got the Clunker in Queens.
NEW YORK — It is a year later, and the No. 1 men's tennis player in the world had one demon exorcised at the U.S. Open tennis tournament Monday, without lifting a finger.
NEW YORK — For once in a pro sport, money is taking a back seat to history, even though a victory in the U.S. Open tennis tournament would be worth $3.3 million for Serena Williams.
The strongest left hand and wrist in the history of tennis was put to use the other day, sipping a soft drink and gesturing about Serena Williams, while looking out from a veranda above La Costa's plush golf course.
It speaks clearly to just how good Mike Trout is that I am asking Albert Pujols to talk about him. And Pujols is doing so happily, even eagerly.
Football is about to begin. Coaches are handing out playbooks. Here's a suggestion for a second book they should hand out: