#USOpen

.Wuhan, Hubei, China
Emma Raducanu, 18, is a tennis player from Britain. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Raducanu defeated Canadian Leylah Fernandez in a straight-sets victory
  • She became the youngest grand slam winner since Maria Sharapova
  • Raducanu spoke about her Chinese background in an interview

.New York, NY, USA
Russia's Daniil Medvedev reacts after defeating Novak Djokovic in the US Open men's singles final in New York. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • Daniil Medvedev defeated Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 in the US Open final
  • He collapsed on the court after the win, saying he was imitating the "dead fish celebration" from the video game FIFA
  • He said he first thought of the idea during the Wimbledon

.New York, NY, USA
Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev talk during the trophy ceremony after the men's singles final of the US Open. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Daniil Medvedev beat Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 in the US Open final
  • It was the Russian's first Grand Slam win 
  • The game lasted for about two hours

.New York, NY, USA
Daniil Medvedev won his first grand slam. (Photo Credit: Associated Press)

  • Daniil Medvedev overcame world No. 1 Novak Djokovic  6-4, 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday
  • Novak Djokovic was at the brink of creating history if he had won the title
  • Medvedev dropped to the group after bagging the championship points

Daniil Medvedev was born in Moscow, Russia. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@USOpen)

  • Daniil Medvedev overcame world No. 1 Novak Djokovic  6-4, 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday
  • Medvedev won his first major title
  • Medvedev made his ATP main draw debut in 2015

Daniil Medvedev won his first grand slam. (Photo Credit: Associated Press)

  • Daniil Medvedev beats Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 in the US Open finals
  • Medvedev has won his first grand slam
  • Novak Djokovic was at the brink of creating history if he had won the title

.New York, NY, USA
Novak Djokovic celebrates after his US Open men's singles semifinal victory at Flushing Meadows. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Novak Djokovic faces World No 2 Daniil Medvedev in the US Open men's singles final
  • Should Djokovic win, he will go up 28-0 at Grand Slam tournaments
  • I’ll be giving it all I've possibly got in the tank to win this match, Djokovic said about the final

.New York, NY, USA
Emma Raducanu, 18, poses outside Arthur Ashe Stadium with the championship trophy. (Photo credit: AP)

  • Emma Raducanu beat Leylah Fernandez 6-4, 6-3 in the US Open final
  • She is the first woman to win the title without dropping a set
  • It meant everything to get a message from her Majesty, Emma said

.London, UK
New York: Emma Raducanu, of Great Britain, returns a shot to Maria Sakkari, of Greece, during the semifinals of the US Open tennis championships, Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, in New York.(Photo: AP/PTI)

  • 18-year-old created a string of records by defeating Canadian Leylah Fernandez
  • Raducanu is the youngest Grand Slam champion since Maria Sharapova’s 2004 win
  • Queen Elizabeth hailed the 'remarkable achievement' 

.New York, NY, USA
Navy's marching band performs at halftime during an NCAA college football game between Navy and Air Force, Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, in Annapolis, Md. (Photo Credit: AP)

  • The New York Mets and Yankees shared the diamond during the national anthem with first responders and former players
  • Mike Piazza and other Mets alumi accompanied members of New York's fire, police, EMT and other departments
  • The Navy and  Air Force were also in focus  as the American sports world observed the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks