Both the defending US Open champion and world No.1 won through to the fourth round at Flushing Meadows - in very different circumstances.
The roof on Arthur Ashe Stadium is far from complete, yet it's already having a profound effect on the players.
Marin Cilic, the US Open defending champion, looked down and out against Mikhail Kukushkin, but he scrambled to win his third-round match Friday.
Venus Williams, the oldest woman playing in the US Open main draw, advanced to the fourth round of the year's final major for the first time in five years on Friday.
Steffi Graf was feeling the tension in 1988, but she explains why Serena Williams must be feeling even more pressure in her pursuit of the season Slam.
The look on Steffi Graf's face -- that radiant smile after winning the Grand Slam in 1988. Darren Cahill remembers it fondly.
Five-time champion left baffled by the amount of withdrawals at Flushing Meadows - and cannot understand why players cannot handle the conditions.
A New York City teacher was arrested early Friday for allegedly crashing a drone into an empty section of seats at Louis Armstrong Stadium during a US Open match, police said.
World No.3 Murray has the cold that made brother Jamie sick and admits US Open heat could take its toll.
British No.2 Johanna Konta might not be a household name but she'son a 15-match winning streak and causing a stir at the US Open.
Caroline Wozniacki, last year's US Open runner-up, failed to convert four match points and lost 6-4, 5-7, 7-6 (1) to Petra Cetkovska in the second round, leaving only three top-10 seeds left.
Leave it to none other than Lleyton Hewitt to stretch his final US Open appearance into a thrilling five-setter against Bernard Tomic.
With player after player pulling out of the US Open, the question is, why? The answer isn't that simple.
A drone buzzed over the court during a US Open second-round match and crashed into an empty section of seats in Louis Armstrong Stadium.
Manchester has beaten out London to be revealed as the greatest sporting city in the UK, according to research from ESPN and the universities of Gloucester and Bath.
The latest betting tips from the ESPN team, in association with bet365
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