Tennis comes alive at the US Open in August

In a conference call with reporters on Friday, seven-time Grand Slam champion Venus Williams announced that the bad back that forced her out of Wimbledon shouldn’t keep her out of the US Open, reinvigorating the anticipation for August.

I’ve covered majors including Wimbledon and the French Open, but in my opinion, nothing compares to a night match at the US Open.  Here’s why.