Serena Williams struggles past qualifier

NEW YORK - The enormity of what is at stake for Serena Williams at the U.S. Open - the first true Grand Slam in tennis in more than a quarter of a century - hit her Wednesday.

Serena Williams faces little resistance in first-round match at US Open

NEW YORK - Even before Serena Williams set foot in Arthur Ashe Stadium, her path through the U.S. Open to complete a true Grand Slam became a lot easier.

Arthur Ashe Stadium is taking on a new look for the 2015 U.S. Open

NEW YORK - U.S. Open spectators must wait out rain delays at Arthur Ashe Stadium for one more year, until the retractable roof is completed.

Serena Williams' bigget foe is 'fear and doubt'

When the U.S. Open begins Monday, the No. 1-seeded Williams will embark on a bid to become the first tennis player since Steffi Graf in 1988 to win the sport's four most prestigious tournaments in a single season.

Column: Novak Djokovic starting to gain on rivals in record books

...one of the greats of the game by just about any measure, including his three championships at Wimbledon, five at the Australian Open, and one at the U.S. Open. By getting to Grand Slam title No. 9, he pushed ahead of quite a group of guys...

Novak Djokovic repeats as Wimbledon men's champ

LONDON - Novak Djokovic has won the Wimbledon title for the second consecutive year, and again against seven-time champion Roger Federer.

Serena Williams continues her pursuit of Grand Slam

...Like Williams, Novak Djokovic already had won the Australian Open in January. And like Williams, he would be appearing...I've lost every year at Roland Garros after winning the Australian Open, and I told you then, 'I'm not going there...

Serena Williams wins French Open for third time

...Open last September and Australian Open in January. She is the first woman since Jennifer Capriati in 2001 to win the Australian Open and French Open back-to-back and heads to Wim bledon's grass with a chance to extend a bid to accomplish just...

Young Wimbledon stats from 2014 make early exits in women's division

...both women lost in the first round to opponents ranked outside the top 100. For Bouchard, also a semifinalist at the Australian Open and French Open in 2014, it was the latest setback in a season full of them, including 12 losses in her past 14...

Novak Djokovic focused on defending mens' title at Wimbledon

...that's something that is going to be very much needed in order to win against Kohlschreiber," said Djokovic, the Australian Open champion. "It's one of the toughest first rounds I could get. But this is Grand Slam. This is what it takes...