US Open winner Stephens falls at the first again

2017-10-02 12:28

US Open winner Sloane Stephens suffered a shock first-round defeat for the second week running, tumbling out of the China Open.

Stephens tumbles out at Wuhan

2017-09-25 11:01

US Open winner Sloane Stephens suffered a shock defeat at the hands of China's Wang Qiang in the first round of the Wuhan Open.

Hurting Keys tells Stephens 'drinks are on you'

2017-09-10 06:55

Madison Keys surveyed the wreckage of her US Open rout and told the new champion, Sloane Stephens to foot the bar bill when the championship party starts.

Injury fightback lifts gritty Stephens to US Open crown

2017-09-10 06:01

Sloane Stephens spent 11 months sidelined by injury, never dreaming when she returned in July her first Grand Slam title was only two months away.

Venus Williams choked - Wilander

2017-09-08 11:20

Expectations were so high for Venus Williams that she choked in her US Open semi-final against Sloane Stephens, says former world No 1 Mats Wilander.

Venus not going anywhere

2017-09-08 08:30

Venus Williams rejected the suggestion she might be content to serve as an inspiration to younger players after her defeat in the US Open semi-finals.

First US Open all-American semis since '81

2017-09-07 06:42

For the first time since 1981, the US Open women's semi-finals will be an all-American affair.

Stephens flunking out thanks to best US Open run

2017-09-06 09:02

Sloane Stephens worked toward a college degree, but her run to the US Open semi-finals has delivered a blow to her hopes of graduating on time.

No Zika bite fright for tennis trio

2016-07-19 08:03

Samantha Stosur, Sloane Stephens and Alexander Zverev are setting aside Zika virus fears to compete at the Rio Olympics.

Kerber quits in Charleston

2016-04-10 07:10

Sloane Stephens reached the final of the Charleston clay court tournament after Angelique Kerber was forced to quit their semi-final.


'Asia's tough' says Stephens after Wuhan wobble

2017-09-26 10:07

US Open champion Sloane Stephens says she found it hard to play in Asia and admitted she was a long-shot for the WTA Finals.

Stephens marvels at money, journey to US Open glory

2017-09-10 10:23

Worries didn't end for Sloane Stephens after winning her first Grand Slam title at the US Open,

I wish it could have been a draw, says Stephens

2017-09-10 06:53

Sloane Stephens said she wished her US Open final triumph over close friend Madison Keys could have been a draw rather than the rout it turned out to be.

Serena ends silence, praises US Open finalists

2017-09-09 07:47

Former world number one and 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams has praised the US Open women's finalists.

In a Slam final? I'd have passed out - Stephens

2017-09-08 09:54

US Open finalist Sloane Stephens said she would have "passed out" if she had been told a month ago that she would be in a Grand Slam title match.

Keys, Stephens into US Open final

2017-09-08 06:31

Americans Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys, both struggling with serious injuries just three months ago, advanced to their first Grand Slam final at the US Open.

Stephens falls for 'disgusting' dragon

2017-09-06 11:49

American Sloane Stephens was cheerfully talking about the aftermath of her US Open quarter-final victory when a flying insect had her jumping out of her chair.

Wozniacki reaches Toronto final

2017-08-12 22:29

Former champion Caroline Wozniacki cruised into the WTA Toronto final with a victory over a resurgent American Sloane Stephens.

Stephens wins 3rd title for 2016

2016-04-11 07:23

American Sloane Stephens has won her third WTA title of 2016, beating resurgent Russian Elena Vesnina in Charleston.

Acapulco champs Thiem, Stephens breaking new ground

2016-02-28 21:24

Dominic Thiem and Sloane Stephens showed major strides forward by taking their second titles of the year at the ATP and WTA Acapulco Open finals.

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