The USTA is saying that Victoria Azarenka’s collapse didn’t have much to do with the heat. So what was it? Don’t know!
“Victoria Azarenka retired from her match with headache-like symptoms. She was taken to a nearby hospital for diagnostic testing. Out of respect to her privacy, we can not give any more details. Read More
The heat has taken its first victim: Victoria Azarenka just collapsed on the Grandstand, and was removed from the court in a wheelchair. She was conscious when she left. Though the Grandstand is usually one of the courts that is usually shaded, the court is completely exposed to sun right now.
The woman’s no. 10 Read More
We called up Yasuhiro Makoshi, the manager of Restaurant Nippon in Midtown, to find out which players had been dining at the 46-year-old restaurant, one of the first to serve sushi in America, during the Open. The Nippon, due to its proximity to many of the players’ hotels and its owner’s passion for Read More
Intentionally or not, Richard Williams backed up the argument his daughter Serena Williams made earlier this year about the curious ranking of Dinara Safina atop the WTA. Earlier this year, Serena Williams dismissed the legitimacy of Safina’s ranking since she has never won a Grand Slam (much the same way Jelena Jankovic was Read More