SLOANE STEPHENS BEATS MADISON KEYS TO CLAIM U.S OPEN
Sloane Stephens beat Madison Keys, her American contemporary, 6-3, 6-0, in the U.S. Open final.
LEARNING WITH TIMES
Along with the Australian Open, Wimbledon and the French Open, the US Open is one of the four historic tennis tournaments which make up the legendary Grand Slam. The four tournaments all being played on different surfaces: Plexi cushion in Australia, clay at Roland Garros, grass at Wimbledon and Decoturf at the US Open. The Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and US Open are the four Grand Slam tournaments. The Grand Slam itinerary consists of the Australian Open in mid January, the French Open in May/June, Wimbledon in June/July, and the US Open in August/September.