Tag Archives: U.S. Open

  • The 20 Hottest Women at the 2014 US Open

    The 20 Hottest Women at the 2014 US Open

    I used to feel bad for doing lists of the hottest female tennis players, like I was some kind of degenerate for pointing out that, in addition to being good at tennis, they are also very attractive. However, I don’t feel bad anymore. At time of writing, three of the top six Google search results […]

  • 15-Year-Old CiCi Bellis Takes the US Open by Storm

    15-Year-Old CiCi Bellis Takes the US Open by Storm

    Yesterday afternoon, 15-year-old CiCi Bellis, ranked No. 1,208 in the world, delivered one of the biggest upsets the US Open has seen in years by knocking off No. 12 seed Dominika Cibulkova, a finalist at the 2014 Australian Open. Bellis is the youngest woman (and I use “woman” lightly, since she’s really just a girl) […]

  • Rogue Bee Torments Kimiko Date-Krumm During U.S. Open Match (GIFs)

    Rogue Bee Torments Kimiko Date-Krumm During U.S. Open Match (GIFs)

    Life is full of hardships, and though professional athletes enjoy great money and fame, there are certain things that being rich and famous doesn’t protect you from. And one of those things is looking like an idiot when an insect no one else can see lands on you. If anything, being famous at that moment […]

  • Bubba Watson Sinks Incredible Backwards Mini-Golf Putt (Video)

    Bubba Watson Sinks Incredible Backwards Mini-Golf Putt (Video)

    With the U.S. Open Golf Championship at Pinehurst just three weeks away, you can bet Bubba Watson has already started thinking about winning his second major tournament of 2014. But not even that has stopped him from taking a moment to think about how he could possibly sink a backwards putt (from one tee box, into […]

  • Callaway Contest Winner Will Receive Whatever Phil Mickelson Earns at U.S. Open

    Callaway Contest Winner Will Receive Whatever Phil Mickelson Earns at U.S. Open

    One lucky contest winner is about to become Phil Mickelson‘s biggest fan. Callaway, the golf club manufacturer best known for their colorfully-named Big Bertha, took another memorable step in their marketing when they revealed their “Big Big Bertha Payday” promotion, which will allow the winner to take home whatever Mickelson earns at this year’s U.S. Open at Pinehurst. […]

  • This Day In Sports History (September 9th) — Pete Sampras

    This Day In Sports History (September 9th) — Pete Sampras

    It was on this day in 1990 that Pete Sampras won the U.S. Open.  At 19 years and 28 days, Sampras became the youngest man ever to win the tournament. Sampras defeated two tennis greats in the quarterfinals and semi-finals to reach the finals.  In the quarters, he beat out third-ranked Ivan Lendl in five […]