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Johanna Konta collapses on court before beating Tsvetana Pironkova at US Open

Britain's Johanna Konta survived an on-court collapse at the US Open as she beat Bulgarian Tsvetana Pironkova to reach the third round.

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Britain's Kyle Edmund reaches grand slam third round for first time at US Open

Britain's Kyle Edmund has reached a grand slam third round for the first time in his career after beating American wildcard Ernesto Escobedo at the US Open.

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Andy Murray still appreciates the efforts of Ivan Lendl

Andy Murray believes his stone-faced coach Ivan Lendl is finally developing a sensitive side as the pair go for glory at the US Open.

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Leicester agree record deal to bring in Sporting striker Islam Slimani

Leicester have agreed a club-record fee to sign Sporting striker Islam Slimani, Press Association Sport understands.

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Dan Evans reaches second round of US Open with four-set victory over Rajeev Ram

British number two Dan Evans is through to the second round of the US Open after beating American Rajeev Ram in four sets.

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Lee Westwood confident Europe's six Ryder Cup rookies are ready for anything

Lee Westwood believes Europe's six Ryder Cup rookies will be ready for anything when they attempt to secure an unprecedented fourth straight victory at Hazeltine next month.

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Nico Rosberg relishing title tussle with team-mate Lewis Hamilton

Nico Rosberg has vowed to treat each of the remaining eight races like a "cup final" as he bids to stop Lewis Hamilton from winning a likely fourth world championship.

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Naomi Broady says 'northern grit' helped her defeat Laura Robson at US Open

Britain's Naomi Broady saluted her "northern grit" after beating Laura Robson at the US Open to record only her second ever grand slam victory.

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Heather Watson admits to illness in the wake of US Open defeat

Heather Watson admitted she was ravaged by fever as the British number two lost to Dutch qualifier Richel Hogenkamp in the US Open first round.

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British number one Johanna Konta cruises into second round of US Open

Johanna Konta began her US Open campaign with the minimum of fuss as she sailed past Bethanie Mattek-Sands and into round two.

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Tottenham end interest in Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha

Tottenham have ended their interest in signing Crystal Palace winger Wilfried Zaha this summer.

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Kyle Edmund hails best win of career after stunning Richard Gasquet at US Open

Kyle Edmund hailed the greatest win of his career after he stunned 13th seed Richard Gasquet in the first round of the US Open.

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Novak Djokovic plays down injury concerns after battling into US Open round two

Novak Djokovic brushed off concerns about his fitness after the defending champion battled past Jerzy Janowicz in the first round of the US Open.

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Darren Clarke facing tough choice as he prepares to name Ryder Cup wild cards

European captain Darren Clarke faces arguably the most difficult decision of his career when he must decide between form and experience in naming his three Ryder Cup wild cards.

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Novak Djokovic's coach Boris Becker worried about Andy Murray presence

Novak Djokovic's coach Boris Becker admits the Serb's supremacy is under threat from Andy Murray ahead of the start of the US Open.

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Serena Williams "pain-free" as she chases history at US Open

Serena Williams is "pain-free" as she begins her bid to win a record 23rd grand slam title at the US Open, according to the American's coach Patrick Mouratoglou.

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Sam Allardyce starts life as England manager with shock call-up and omissions

Sam Allardyce kicked off a new era for England by handing a first call-up to West Ham's Michail Antonio, but Ross Barkley and Jack Wilshere have been given plenty to think about after being dropped.

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David de la Cruz takes red jersey in dramatic stage nine win in Spain

Spain's David de la Cruz snatched the red jersey in the Vuelta a Espana with a dramatic stage nine victory.

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Reed delighted to seal Ryder Cup spot as Fowler's hopes suffer setback

American Patrick Reed secured his place on the Ryder Cup team with victory in The Barclays as overnight leader Rickie Fowler squandered his chance to do the same at Bethpage Black.

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Thomas Pieters happy to give captain Clarke a Ryder Cup dilemma

Belgium's Thomas Pieters admitted he had given Ryder Cup captain Darren Clarke a major selection headache after producing a brilliant finish to claim his third European Tour title in the Made in Denmark event.

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