Mailbag: Daniil Medvedev’s FIFA celebration, more 2021 US Open takeaways

A post–U.S. Open Mailbag trying to cover as much ground as possible … Mailbag Have a question or comment for Jon? Email him at jon_wertheim@yahoo.com or tweet him @jon_wertheim. Hi Jon, in your 50 Parting Thoughts, you mentioned Roddick’s challenge to name who would be favored against Djokovic and in what format. Well, what about … Read more

Emma Raducanu’s US Open win is a Cinderella story, but where does it rank among sporting fairytales?

What else could throw up ridiculous narratives quite like sports? Emma Raducanu’s remarkable US Open victory last week felt like something straight out of a fairytale; a true Cinderella story. A few days have passed, but many are still picking their jaws up off the floor and rubbing their eyes just in case it wasn’t … Read more