An historic tennis match – Part 2
September 22, 2017
On Sept. 9 Sloane Stephens defeated Madison Keys to win the women’s singles title at a tennis competition known as the United States Open.
This tournament is one of four played annually that members of the professional tennis community consider to be “major” events – that is, more important than others.
The other major tournaments are the Australian Open, the French Open and Wimbledon (which is named for the suburb of London, England, where it is held).
Professional tennis is played year-round and world-wide by both men and women. Almost all tournaments include doubles competitions...