Steve Johnson, on his way to winning his 1st rd U.S. Open match v Tatsuma Ito of Japan, jumped up to hit an overhead and suffered a case of full-body cramps. Steve writhed on court, losing game after game until he conceded, walking off court on his own accord. #SpeedyRecovery .. Tatsuma advances to the 2nd rd.. Day Three of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 27, 2014.
Serena Williams, of the United States, reacts after hitting a winner against Flavia Pennetta, of Italy, during the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open tennis tournament Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings) ▼4Sep2014AP｜What to watch at US Open: Williams in semifinals http://bigstory.ap.org/article/what-watch-us-open-williams-semifinals #US_Open_Tennis_2014 #Serena_Williams
#19-Seed Venus Williams of the United States def. by #13-Seed Sara Errani of Italy during their 2014 US Open women's singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center August 29, 2014. The bizarre scoreline: 0-6, 6-0, 6(5)-7.
John Albert Kramer (1921 – 2009) was an American tennis player of the 1940s & 1950s. A World No. 1 player for a number of years, & one of the most important people in the establishment of modern men's "Open"-era tennis, he was the leading promoter of professional tennis tours in the 1950s & 1960s. He was a relentless advocate for the establishment of Open Tennis between amateur & professional players. Open Tennis lost by five votes in 1960, but became a reality in 1968.