Serena Williams needed three sets to maneuver past powerful Kaia Kanepi and make the 15th US Open quarterfinal showing of her illustrious career.
Defending champion Sloane Stephens surged into the quarterfinals, avenging a Western & Southern Open loss to Elise Mertens to make it into the last eight for a second straight year at the US Open.
2016 US Open finalist Karolina Pliskova previewed her upcoming quarterfinal clash with 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams, whom she beat in their last encounter at this tournament two years ago.
WTA Insider breaks down the 2018 US Open draw, where three pre-tournament favorites all landed in the top half of the draw.
Before making your fantasy picks for New York, check out the expert picks from Pam Shriver, former WTA Doubles World No.1 and prolific Grand Slam winner, who also rose as high as No.3 in singles and was runner-up to Chris Evert at the US Open in 1978.
Aryna Sabalenka discusses her big week in New Haven, and reveals how learning from a “crazy” match was the key to unlocking her maiden WTA title.