Nadal hopes to make new memories vs Coric as US Open begins
... Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. Matt Rourke AP Photo. i. Fans walk past the Arthur Ashe stadium ahead of the U.S. Open tennis tournament, Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York.
At U.S. Open, placing players'names on board can be hazardous work
Though the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center is going through a $500 million redo, Chris Widmaier, spokesman for the U.S. Open, said there are no plans to replace the manual draw board. "We do want to have a balance between the innovative and ...
On Open's Eve, Words From a King
Wall Street Journal
The U.S. Open is here and the great Billie Jean King was on the phone, and there was something I'd always wanted to ask the great Billie Jean King: When Billie Jean King goes to the U.S. Open—which takes place, of course, at the Billie Jean King ...
Maria Sharapova pulls out of U.S. Open with injury
WTSP 10 News
Maria Sharapova (C) arrives for the US Open Media Day at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, in New York. (Photo: (Photo: PETER FOLEY, EPA)). CONNECTTWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. (USA Today) NEW ...
Supplanting CBS and Tennis Channel, ESPN Empire Will Show All US Open Matches
New York Times
ESPN's vise grip on the final major of the year will mean more time with the analysts John and Patrick McEnroe and a broadcast crew that includes Chris Evert, Cliff Drysdale, Darren Cahill, Mary Joe Fernandez and Brad Gilbert. And it will bring to the ...
The Stress of the Slam
New York Times
Of course, it also does not include Martina Navratilova, Chris Evert, Billie Jean King, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Bjorn Borg or Pete Sampras. The term Grand Slam, which is believed to have originally come from card games like bridge and whist, was ...
Raonic, Bryan Brothers to play Delray Beach Open
The Chris Evert/Raymond James Pro-Celebrity Tennis Classic will be held from Nov. 20-22 at the Boca Raton Resort and Club. Plenty of celebrities are returning for the 26th year of this event, including singer-songwriter David Cook, actor Alan Thicke, ...
Hyde: Chris Evert aces eulogy on her father Jimmy's impact
Now, all these years later, the most public example of Jimmy Evert's good life walked to the front of St. Anthony's Church, where he took mass each morning before working those courts down the road. Chris Evert thanked everyone for coming and jokingly ...