Novak Djokovic wins 10th major in amazing match with Federer

Sunday, September 13th, 2015

Novak Djokovic is officially one of the all-time greats in tennis history. On Sunday night he engaged in an incredible match with possibly the best player ever, Roger Federer, in a classic four-set final at the U.S. Open. In the end Djokovic outlasted his Swiss counterpart and won his third ...

Nick Kyrgios takes nap during match with Andy Murray

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Say what you want about Nick Kyrgios, but the man is entertaining. The 20-year-old Aussie lost in four sets to No. 3 seed Andy Murray in the first round of the U.S. Open Tuesday night, but he certainly had people talking. The immensely talented Kyrgios is a controversial figure in tennis ...

The Golf King is Dead. Long Live the King(s).

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

The saddest thing to watch at the 115th U.S. Open was not Dustin Johnson gagging away two chances at glory from inside 12 feet , though even those of us who had money riding on a Jordan Spieth victory couldn't help but feel for the guy who continues to build ...

The 20 best names of golf’s major championship winners

Monday, August 12th, 2013

On Sunday afternoon Jason Dufner joined an elite club by winning his first major championship. With his victory at the 2013 PGA Championship, Dufner put himself among the elite players in the history of golf. His two-stroke win over Jim Furyk at Oak Hill East in Pittsford, New York was masterfully ...

Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Bubba Watson Grouped at U.S. Open

Thursday, June 7th, 2012

It looks like the first two days of the U.S. Open will be even more watchable than usual. Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Masters champion Bubba Watson will play in the same group for the opening two rounds of the U.S. Open next weekend in San Francisco. It will be the ...

Venus Williams Needs to Retire

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Shortly before her second-round match Wednesday, Venus Williams withdrew from the U.S. Open due to a recently-diagnosed autoimmune disease, Sjogren's Syndrome. The disease causes fatigue and joint pain, something Williams has experienced for quite some time but with no clear diagnosis. Until this week. Sjogren's Syndrome  ̶  in a explanation that ...

Rory McIlroy As Skilled Off The Course As On

Monday, June 20th, 2011

What caught my eye about Rory McIlroy on Sunday was not how he dissected Congressional and the field for an eight-stroke win in a 16-under par demolition at the U.S. Open. It was a moment that happened shortly after the tournament was over. One that you could only see on TV ...

Melanie Oudin’s Grunting Is Uncomfortable

Thursday, September 10th, 2009

I was watching the U.S. Open Wednesday night, since I had to check out this young tennis phenom everyone has been astir over. Melanie Oudin is apparently the real deal - though she got destroyed last night. She's the youngest player to reach the quarterfinals at the U.S. Open since ...