Novak Djokovic: “He is believed to be a perfectly pleasant character away from the court, bright, multilingual and a family man.” Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

It has been quite touching really, this furrowed focus on why, despite securing a 10th Grand Slam title by once again beating Roger Federer in the US (...)

Novak Djokovic  wins his tenth major  by beating Roger Federer 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4 in the final of the US Open. Photograph:  Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Roger Federer was on a roll: a new service return, renewed confidence and 28 straight sets won coming into the US Open final. Once again, Novak Djokov(...)

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Roger Federer, of Switzerland, in the men’s championship match of the US Open. Photograph: David Goldman/AP

Novak Djokovic said he had come ready for Roger Federer’s attacking game and his fervent home support after beating the Swiss to secure the US Open — (...)

ANovak Djokovic and Roger Federer meet in the 2015 men’s US Open final. Photograph: Getty Images

It will be number one versus number two in the US Open men’s final on Sunday, a seismic grand slam title match between Novak Djokovic and Roger Federe(...)

Roger Federer volleys a return in his semi-final with Stan Wawrinka at the  U.S. Open Tennis Tournament at Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York. Federer won, 6-4, 6-3- 6-1 and will face Novak Djokovic in the final. Photo: Chang W. Lee/The New York Times

The final of the 2015 US Open men’s singles will be contested between the best player of all time and the best player of this time when Roger Federer (...)

Stan Wawrinka will play Roger Federer in the semi-finals of the US Open after beating Kevin Anderson in straight sets. Photograph: Reuters

Stan Wawrinka beat the rain and big-hitting South African Kevin Anderson 6-4 6-4 6-0 on Wednesday to sweep into the U.S. Open semi-finals. Pushed off (...)

Roger Federer beat Richard Gasquet in straight sets to reach the last four of the US Open. Photograph: Reuters

Roger Federer dominated France’s Richard Gasquet in a 6-3 6-3 6-1 scamper into the semi-finals of the U.S. Open on Wednesday. Federer seemed intent on(...)

Novak Djokovic beat Feliciano Lopez in four sets to reach the US Open semi-finals for a ninth consecutive year. Photograph: Getty

Novak Djokovic brushed off the challenge of Spain’s Feliciano Lopez to reach his ninth consecutive US Open semi-final. Djokovic has only lifted the ti(...)

Rory McIlroy has struggled to make a move at the Deutsche Bank Championship in Boston. Photograph: Getty

It was like watching the tennis superstar Roger Federer practice hours before a night match at the United States Open, only every stroke that Rory McI(...)

Andy Murray is through to the fourth round of the US Open after a straight sets win over Thomaz Bellucci. Photograph: Afp

When the fans started streaming out of Arthur Ashe stadium on the fifth night of the US Open, they made the reasonable gamble that Rafael Nadal could (...)