Jack Nicklaus' major haul of 18 remains tantalisingly out of reach for Tiger Woods, who is ruing the the relentless march of time.
Serena Williams has an Achilles strain that means her preparation for the French Open will be disrupted, starting with missing Rome.
Former world number one Victoria Azarenka believes she has tamed her ego in the seven years since her last US Open final appearance.
Naomi Osaka believes her journey since winning a second major at the 2019 Australian Open has made her mentally stronger.
Serena Williams came through an obstacle-packed draw to land her first singles major at the age of 17, a sure sign of her future greatness.
Serena Williams reflected on Thursday's defeat to Victoria Azarenka as the 23-time major winner confirmed her French Open attendance.
Victoria Azarenka will contest her first grand slam final since 2013 after producing a memorable fightback against Serena Williams.
Despite winning their meeting at Flushing Meadows, Serena Williams was stunned by Tsvetana Pironkova's standards on her return to action.
Despite trailing Serena Williams 18-4 head-to-head, Victoria Azarenka is keen to face the American.
Serena Williams maintained her latest grand slam challenge, beating Tsvetana Pironkova 4-6 6-3 6-2 in a gripping US Open quarter-final.