Rafael Nadal captured his 16th grand slam title with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 win in the U.S. Open men's final over South Africa's Kevin Anderson. Nadal's 16 grand slam titles ranks second all-time behind only Roger Federer.
No. 20-seed CoCo Vandeweghe ousted World No. 1 Karolina Pliskova in the quarterfinals on Wednesday, joining fellow Americans Venus Williams and Sloane Stephens in the US Open semifinals.
Garbine Muguruza made her debut at No. 1 and joined U.S. Open champion Rafael Nadal in making Spain the first country since United States in 2003 to top the WTA and ATP rankings simultaneously
Seventh-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany beat local favorite Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4 on Monday to advance to the second round of the Pan-Pacific Open
Martina Hingis won her 25th Grand Slam title and second in two days, teaming with Chan Yung-Jan of Taiwan to beat Lucie Hradecka and Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic 6-3, 6-2 on in the women's doubles final
Martina Hingis and Jamie Murray won the U.S. Open mixed doubles title, beating Michael Venus of New Zealand and Chan Hao-Ching of Taiwan 6-1, 4-6, 10-8 in a match tiebreaker for their second Grand Slam title in two tournaments as a team
Fabio Fognini has apologized for insulting a chair umpire at the U.S. Open and says he is prepared to discuss his mistake with schoolchildren as a lesson