#Leylah Fernandez

‘Smells like teen spirit’: The 2021 US Open

The iconic Nirvana hit is a perfect theme song for this year’s US Open, thanks to two teenagers who have turned the Women’s draw into a dual Cinderella-tale.

Emma Believer: The 2021 US Open

Thanks to the US Open and New York City, for two glorious weeks, it was like the world was putting the COVID pandemic in the rear-view mirror - even if only for those moments that we’d be following what was happening.

Teen Raducanu wins US Open title for first Slam crown

Britain's 18-year-old Emma Raducanu became the first qualifier to capture a Grand Slam title by defeating Canada's 19-year-old Leylah Fernandez on Saturday in the US Open women's final.

Teen Fernandez's US Open final run a family affair

From her father becoming a tennis coach with no experience to her mother moving away to support the family, Leylah Fernandez's dream run to the US Open has been a family affair.

Fil-Canadian Leylah Fernandez eliminates three-time Grand Slam winner Kerber

Leylah Fernandez, the 18-year-old Canadian phenom with Filipino blood, and Tokyo Olympic bronze medalist Elina Svitolina continued to impress after beating highly touted foes to reach the US Open quarterfinals on Sunday in New York.

Fil-Canadian Leylah Fernandez barges into US Open semis

Filipino-Canadian Leylah Fernandez delivered another stunner to reach the last four of a Grand Slam for the first time, while Russian second seed Daniil Medvedev advanced to his third straight US Open semifinal on Tuesday.

Fil-Canadian sensation Leylah Fernandez beats No. 2 Sabalenka to reach US Open final

Canadian teen sensation Leylah Fernandez advanced to her first Grand Slam final on Thursday by defeating world number two Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus in the US Open semifinals.

Fernandez meets Sabalenka to open women's US Open night semis

Filipino-Canadian teen left-hander Leylah Fernandez will meet second-seeded Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus in the first of two US Open women's night semifinals Thursday at Arthur Ashe Stadium.

Fernandez hopes to match New York 9/11 resilience after Open loss

Leylah Fernandez hadn't even been born in 2001 when terrorists attacked New York, but she hopes to show the same resilience and resolve as New Yorkers after her US Open final loss.

US Open: Serena advances to last 32, Murray crashes out

Serena Williams continued her hunt for a record seventh US Open title with a straight-sets win on Thursday as Andy Murray crashed out in the second round at Flushing Meadows.