American Tennis News for 23 Sep 2022
Stan Wawrinka put together his best performance in years to stun top seed Daniil Medvedev and reach the quarterfinals of the Moselle Open in Metz on Thursday.
Federer plays final match of career to cap night one of Laver Cup US pair of Tiafoe and Sock look to spoil Federer's farewell match Tweet Bryan at @BryanAGraham or email him First set: *Federer/Nadal... 1-1 Sock/Tiafoe (*denotes next server) Sock and Tiafoe cruise to a stress-free hold in their opening service game. Tiafoe, fresh off his inspired run to the US Open semi-finals which included a career-best win over Nadal in the fourth round, punctuates it with a booming ace.
On Friday, Roger Federer will play the last professional tennis match of his storied career at the Laver Cup. We'll have live updates throughout.
A 14-year-old Russian tennis player is banned for nine months following an anti-doping breach.
A protester set fire to his arm during the opening session of this year's Laver Cup at The O2 in London.
Liudmila Samsonova advanced to the semifinals of the Pan Pacific Open, eliminating Garbine Muguruza 6-4, 6-2.
Emma Raducanu beat Magda Linette in straight sets to reach the Korea Open semifinals, her first appearance in the last four of a tournament since her US Open win in 2021.
Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray were reunited on court in a practice session ahead of the Laver Cup.
Daniil Medvedev mocked fans who were booing him during his quarter-final loss to Stan Wawrinka at the Moselle Open. The world No 4 was heckled after flinging his racket in the third set, with the... Russian then imitating the French crowd with a thumbs down gesture and boos of his own.
Emma Raducanu produced a commanding display as she beat Magda Linette in straight sets to advance to the semi-finals of the Korea Open.
As Roger Federer prepares to retire from top-level tennis, BBC Sport looks at the best moments of his astonishing career and asks readers to vote for their favourite.