Jerzy Janowicz will kick off his Metz campaign on Tuesday against Adrian Mannarino. Andreas Seppi and Igor Sijsling are also in action as the fall swing gets underway.
Bob and Mike Bryan had no trouble finishing off a 3-0 sweep of Slovakia as the United States booked its spot in the 2015 Davis Cup World Group. The Bryans won Saturday’s doubles rubber in Chicago, 6-1, 6-2, 6-1 over Lukas Lacko and Norbert Gombos.
It wasn’t supposed to be this way. The 2014 US Open Final was supposed to feature Andy Murray, Roger Federer, or Novak Djokovic, or some combination thereof. After all, the last time a Grand Slam Final didn’t feature one of those men or Rafa Nadal was 2005.