Halep and Wawrinka beat the heat while Sock drops

By Steve Keating NEW YORK (Reuters) - Simona Halep and Stan Wawrinka beat the heat with straight-sets wins to reach the third round of a sweltering U.S. Open on Thursday while …

Stosur: US Open snub 'isn't good enough'

Samantha Stosur has overcome shoddy treatment from US Open officials to blast her way into the third round with a 6-1 6-1 win over Evgeniya Rodina.

Halep sees off Bondarenko

Second-seeded Romanian Simona Halep is through to the third round of the US Open with a straight sets wins over Kateryna Bondarenko.

Wawrinka powers to victory over Korean teenager

By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Stan Wawrinka outslugged promising South Korean teenager Chung Hyeon 7-6(2) 7-6(4) 7-6(6) to reach the third round of the U.S. Open tennis …

Serena, Djokovic, Nadal reach US Open third round

New York (AFP) - World number one Serena Williams shook off a woeful start to advance her quest for tennis history while Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal joined her in the third round of the US Open.

Djokovic clicks into gear, races to third round

By Larry Fine NEW YORK (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic took a while to warm up against Austrian Andreas Haider-Maurer but shifted into gear to close out the first set and then raced to …

Tomic and Hewitt in pre-match hit-out

Bernard Tomic knows he has a battle on his hands getting past Lleyton Hewitt in their first-ever career encounter at the US Open in New York.

Davis Cup team shrouded in mystery

Davis Cup captain Wally Masur is weighing up his options ahead of Australia's semi-final showdown with Great Britain this month.