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  • Federer remains the greatest as golden era crumbles
  • Sep 8, 2014: The US Open final between Kei Nishikori and Marin Cilic shows the greatest era in men's tennis history is crumbling as compete but rivalling Roger Federer, the best of the best, will take some doing

  • Ask Steven
  • Six up for Serena
  • Sep 6, 2014: Serena Williams could win her sixth US Open on Sunday. Has anyone ever won more than that?

  • Mishits
  • Could Djokovic be the next Simon Cowell?
  • Aug 31, 2014: As the X-Factor kicks off another interminable assault on our Saturdays, our ears and the Christmas No.1, Novak Djokovic put on his own talent show at the US Open

  • Ask Steven
  • Collision course
  • Aug 30, 2014: After the Mercedes accident-waiting-to-happen, what's the most famous F1 crash between team-mates?

  • US Open
  • Jordan the latest tennis celebrity mate
  • Aug 28, 2014: Michael Jordan's appearance at the US Open to watch Roger Federer in action - in a pair of trainers featuring both men's signature logos, no less - provided further proof that tennis players make the best celebrity buddies.

  • Ask Steven
  • Teenage triumphs
  • Aug 27, 2014: CiCi Bellis won a match at the US Open aged 15 - who's the youngest to win there?

  • US Open
  • No time for niceties with fiery Nick
  • Aug 26, 2014: Shortly before the US Open began, Roger Federer accepted the blame for toning down the culture of men's tennis. The 17-time grand slam champion has redefined humble, praising opponents, surprising himself - so much so it became the calling card of his par

  • US Open
  • US Open comes at perfect time for Murray
  • Aug 24, 2014: ESPN's resident tennis expert Chris Wilkinson previews the US Open and gives a run-down of his players to watch at Flushing Meadows - as well as his thoughts on Andy Murray's chances

  • US Open
  • All roads lead to Djokovic for US Open
  • Aug 23, 2014: Novak Djokovic has lost two of his three matches since winning Wimbledon in July - but he's still the clear favourite to reign at the US Open, argues Greg Garber

  • US Open
  • Nadal's withdrawal a serious setback
  • Aug 19, 2014: Have you ever seen anyone play with the same kind of ruthless tenacity as Rafael Nadal? It's a rhetorical question, of course. No one has, and while the stats don't track such a thing, we all know it

  • Mishits
  • Judy Murray ignores Andy's advice
  • Aug 18, 2014: Andy Murray told his mum Judy she would be "absolutely terrible" if she went on Strictly Come Dancing - but that doesn't seem to have deterred her

  • Stanford Classic
  • A sound showing from Serena
  • Aug 4, 2014: Back in her home state of California this week, the Stanford Classic served as the equivalent of a favourite blanket, a home-cooked meal, contentment for Serena Williams, who responded with a winning smile tennis fans haven't seen in a while

  • Stanford Classic
  • State of Serena still unknown
  • Jul 29, 2014: Serena Williams' state is still unknown after her bizarre Wimbledon episode, writes ESPN.com's Jim Caple

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