W&S honors Paul Flory with $1 Million gift

A $1 million gift from the Western & Southern Financial Group's corporate foundation will honor local tennis legend Paul Flory by establishing a fund to help with educational, research and patient-driven initiatives at the University of Cincinnati Cancer Institute. Read More

Recap: Western & Southern Open (That Was Fun)

Well dang. That went fast. Was fun. And now it's over. Often the most incredible week of the summer comes right at the end of it. So, now what? Before we move on to that back-to-school mindset, let's recap the week that was. Read More

Men’s Final: Federer Wins Sixth Title in Cincy

Roger Federer is a Western & Southern Open champion once again. The No.2 seed defeated David Ferrer 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 on Sunday for his sixth title win in Cincinnati. Read More

Women’s Final: Serena’s Cincinnati Crown

Serena Williams is finally a Western & Southern Open champion. In her sixth Cincinnati appearance, Williams takes home the crown with a 6-4, 6-1 win over Ana Ivanovic. Read More

Volunteers: Coming From Across the Globe

The Cotrim Family, Cesar, Isabel, Elisa, and Claudio Einsfeld, (son in law and Engineer at GE in Brazil), traveled from Rio De Jeneiro to attend the 2014 Western and Southern Open. Read More

Photos: Game, Set ... Superlatives!

We know, we know. It goes without saying, but just in case... It's been a phenomenal week. Action, competition, entertainment. The whole tennis package. The courts, however, haven't been the only proving grounds. The social experience at the Lindner Family Tennis Center is a tournament in and of itself. Read More

An Affair at the Open

See photos of the Affair at Open courtesy of Cincinnati Refined. Read More

Around the Grounds: Finals Sunday

Good morning from the Lindner Family Tennis Center! It’s finals day and while it’s hard to believe that the Western &Southern Open is wrapping up for another year, it’s been another successful run. Read More

Final Sunday: Serena vs. Ivanovic, Federer vs. Ferrer

Final Sunday at the Western & Southern Open is set, with Serena Williams taking on Ana Ivanovic for the women's title, and Roger Federer facing off with David Ferrer for the men's crown. Read More

Federer Dominates Raonic, Ferrer Ends Benneteau’s Cincy Run

No.2 seed Roger Federer dominated Milos Raonic in their semifinal meeting on Saturday, defeating the young gun 6-2, 6-3 for a spot in the Western & Southern Open Men’s Final. Read More

Ivanovic Fights Through Three Set Battle With Sharapova

In a late night Center Court battle, Ana Ivanovic battled past Maria Sharapova 6-2, 5-7, 7-5 for the remaining spot in the Western & Southern Open Women’s Final. Read More

Around the Grounds: Semifinal Saturday

Good morning from the Lindner Family Tennis Center in Mason, Ohio! Today is semifinal day with incredible matchups on both the men’s and women’s side. Read More

Best Dressed (W&S Open Edition)

Check out some of the fashion statements made this week during the W&S Open, thanks to Cincinnati Refined. Read More

Match Point: Your Tennis Bucket List

In just over 24 hours, it'll all be over. And no, it wasn't a dream. But you will still wake up from the experience wishing you could go back to center court or hang by the bar with your newfound friends. The summer has already gone by fast. This week of tennis even faster. So, to savor the last bits of yellow fuzz that you can, here's our bucket list of items you need to complete before the 2014 Western & Southern Open is in the books. Read More

Women’s Semi-finals Set: Serena vs. Wozniacki, Sharapova vs. Ivanovic

The women’s semi-finals are set, with 2013 finalist Serena Williams taking on former World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki, and former champion Maria Sharapova meets No.9 seed Ana Ivanovic. Read More

Men’s Semi-finals Set: Ferrer vs. Benneteau, Raonic vs. Federer

The men’s semi-finals are set, with No.6 seed David Ferrer taking on Frenchman Julien Benneteau, and young gun Milos Raonic facing off with five-time champion Roger Federer. Read More

Serena, Wozniacki Set Up Semi-final Clash

Serena Williams and Caroline Wozniacki set up a semi-final clash at the Western & Southern Open following big quarterfinal wins. Read More

Federer Through to Semi-finals with Win over Murray

Roger Federer is one step closer to claiming his 6th Western & Southern Open title after advancing to the semi-finals with a 6-3, 7-5 win over Andy Murray. Read More

Video Interview: 4 Minutes with Andrew Krasny

He's the voice of the tournament. Ya know, the guy you hear over the loud speaker and the one you see interviewing the players on court after the match. Read More

A Tale of Two Champions

While we've spent most of the week uncovering what you can do outside of the court, we felt Thursday's lineup of stars was as good a time as any to hunker down and actually enjoy the tennis. And though we are not entirely pleased with the outcomes for our personal fantasy points, it was definitely a great day of tennis for the fans. Read More