Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand look back at an enthralling U.S. Open, where women’s champion Sloane Stephens staked her claim at the forefront of a new U.S. wave that turned the women’s semifinals into an all-American affair. They also look at the calendar ahead, including the finals at both the Davis Cup and Fed Cup.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand joins Greg DePalma live from Flushing Meadow to preview the U.S. Open semifinals, where Juan Martin del Potro‘s triumph over Roger Federer derailed the anticipated clash between Federer and Rafael Nadal. Meantime, all four women’s semifinalists are Americans for the first time since 1985.
Greg DePalma is joined by PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand live from Flushing Meadow as the U.S. Open is down to the quarterfinals, which feature four U.S. women – Madison Keys, Venus Williams, Sloane Stephens and Coco Vandeweghe – for the first time since 2002. They also look at Juan Martin del Potro‘s huge comeback to beat Dominic Thiem in five sets, setting up a clash against Roger Federer.
PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand joins Greg DePalma live from Flushing Meadow to review the U.S. Open‘s opening week, where Coco Vandeweghe, Venus Williams and Madison Keys lead a group of five American women in the Round of 16. Also, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer remain on course for a semifinal clash and Caroline Wozniacki questions Open organizers’ court assignments, notably regarding Maria Sharapova.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand look at headlines from around the tennis world, including growing speculation about a contemporary “battle of the sexes” between Serena Williams and John McEnroe. They also discuss Stan Wawrinka pulling the curtain down on his season, along with a review of last week’s Citi Open in Washington.
Tennis: Stan Wawrinka becomes the latest to call an early end to his 2017 season, scuttling a U.S. Open title defense. Victoria Azarenka also is cutting back on her schedule.
Tennis: Novak Djokovic makes moves on and off the court in the final days leading to Wimbledon, while other changes continue to make the coaching carousel spin.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand discuss Monday’s tense match between Eugenie Bouchard and Maria Sharapova, as Bouchard prevailed in three sets after suggesting the Russian champion be banned for life. The coaching carousel also turns for Novak Djokovic and Madison Keys as they seek a return to form.
Tennis: The coaching carousel turned for both Novak Djokovic and Madison Keys last week, while Marin Cilic was the big winner on the court.
Greg DePalma and PSN tennis analyst Andrea Leand are joined by Craig Boynton, the only coach to have mentored all four of the current top American men, to offer his insight on Jack Sock, John Isner, Stevie Johnson and Sam Querrey. Discussion later centers on Nick Kyrgios‘ Davis Cup success and Madison Keys‘ troubles on Twitter.