US Open Tennis Schedule, Information and Records

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Site: USTA Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows, NY
Dates: Monday, August 29 – Sunday, September 11 2011
Qualifying Matches: Begin Tuesday, Aug. 23 through Friday, August 26
Main Draw: Thursday, August 25. Main Draw begins Monday, August 29
US Open official website: http://www.usopen.org/

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Men’s US Open tennis statistics:

Open era records (since 1968):
Most titles, singles: 5, Jimmy Connors (1974, 1976, 1978, 1982–1983), Pete Sampras (1990, 1993, 1995–1996, 2002), and Roger Federer (2004–2008)
Most titles in a row, singles: Roger Federer (2004–2008), 5
Most titles, doubles: 4, Bob Lutz and Stan Smith (1968, 1974, 1978, 1980), John McEnroe (1979, 1981, 1983, 1989)
Most titles, mixed doubles: 3, Todd Woodbridge (1990, 1993, 2001), Bob Bryan (2003, 2004, 2006)
Most titles, all events: John McEnroe, 8 (4 singles, 4 doubles)
Youngest winner, singles: Pete Sampras, 19

Winners by country:

Recent US Open champions: (you can click on the column to sort by year, winner, opponent and score)

Year Winner Opponent in the final Score in the final
1980 John McEnroe Bjorn Borg 7-6(4), 6-1, 6-7(5), 5-7, 6-4
1981 John McEnroe Bjorn Borg 4-6, 6-2, 6-4, 6-3
1982 Jimmy Connors Ivan Lendl 6-3, 6-2, 4-6, 6-4
1983 Jimmy Connors Ivan Lendl 6–3, 6–7(2), 7–5, 6–0
1984 John McEnroe Ivan Lendl 6–3, 6–4, 6–1
1985 Ivan Lendl John McEnroe 7–6(1), 6–3, 6–4
1986 Ivan Lendl Miloslav Mecir 6-4, 6-2, 6-0
1987 Ivan Lendl Mats Wilander 6–7(7), 6–0, 7–6(4), 6–4
1988 Mats Wilander Ivan Lendl 6–4, 4–6, 6–3, 5–7, 6–4
1989 Boris Becker Ivan Lendl 6-0, 7-6, 6-4
1990 Pete Sampras Andre Agassi 6-4, 6-3, 6-2
1991 Stefan Edberg Jim Courier 6-2, 6-4, 6-0
1992 Stefan Edberg Pete Sampras 3–6, 6–4, 7–6(5), 6–2
1993 Cédric Pioline Jim Courier 6-4, 6-4, 6-3
1994 Andre Agassi Michael Stich 6–1, 7–6(5), 7–5
1995 Pete Sampras Andre Agassi 6–4, 6–3, 4–6, 7–5
1996 Pete Sampras Michael Chang 6–1, 6–4, 7–6(3)
1997 Patrick Rafter Greg Rusedski 6–3, 6–2, 4–6, 7–5
1998 Patrick Rafter Mark Philippoussis 6–3, 3–6, 6–2, 6–0
1999 Andre Agassi Todd Martin 6–4, 6–7(5), 6–7(2), 6–3, 6–2
2000 Marat Safin Pete Sampras 6–4, 6–3, 6–3
2001 Lleyton Hewitt Pete Sampras 7–6(4), 6–1, 6–1
2002 Pete Sampras Andre Agassi 6–3, 6–4, 5–7, 6–4
2003 Andy Roddick Juan Carlos Ferrero 6–3, 7–6(2), 6–3
2004 Roger Federer Lleyton Hewitt 6–0, 7–6(3), 6–0
2005 Roger Federer Andre Agassi 6–3, 2–6, 7–6(1), 6–1
2006 Roger Federer Andy Roddick 6–2, 4–6, 7–5, 6–1
2007 Roger Federer Novak Djokovic 7–6(4), 7–6(2), 6–4
2008 Roger Federer Andy Murray 6–2, 7–5, 6–2
2009 Juan Martin del Potro Roger Federer 3–6, 7–6(5), 4–6, 7–6(4), 6–2
2010 Rafael Nadal Novak Djokovic 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6–2

1965: Manuel Santana defeats Cliff Drysdale
1975: Manuel Orantes defeats Jimmy Connors
1980: John McEnroe defeats Bjorn Borg
1990: Pete Sampras defeats Andre Agassi, wins first Grand Slam title
1991: Stefan Edberg defeats Jim Courier 6-2 6-4 6-0
2000: the day the great Pete Sampras was outplayed, outguned, outrun by a 20 years old from Russia

Women’s US Open tennis statistics:

Open era records (since 1968):
Most titles, singles: Chris Evert, 6 (1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1982)
Most titles in a row, singles: Chris Evert, 4 (1975, 1976, 1977, 1978)
Most titles, doubles: Martina Navratilova, 9 (1977, 1978, 1980, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990)
Most titles, mixed doubles: 3, Billie Jean King (1971, 1973, 1976), Martina Navratilova (1985, 1987, 2006)
Most titles, all events: Martina Navratilova, 16 1977–2006 (4 singles, 9 women’s doubles, 3 mixed doubles)
Youngest winner, singles: Tracy Austin, 16 years and 8 months

Winners by country:

Recent US Open champions: (click on the column to sort by year, winner, opponent and score)

Year Winner Opponent in the final Score in the final
1980 Chris Evert Hana Mandlikova 5–7, 6–1, 6–1
1981 Tracy Austin Martina Navratilova 1–6, 7–6(4), 7–6(1)
1982 Chris Evert Hana Mandlikova 6-3, 6-1
1983 Martina Navratilova Chris Evert 6-1, 6-3
1984 Martina Navratilova Chris Evert 4–6, 6–4, 6–4
1985 Hana Mandlikova Martina Navratilova 7-6(1), 1-6, 7-6(2)
1986 Martina Navratilova Helena Sukova 6-3, 6-2
1987 Martina Navratilova Steffi Graf 7-6(4), 6-1
1988 Steffi Graf Gabriela Sabatini 6–3, 3–6, 6–1
1989 Steffi Graf Martina Navratilova 3–6, 7–5, 6–1
1990 Gabriela Sabatini Steffi Graf 6-2, 7-6(4)
1991 Monica Seles Martina Navratilova 7-6(1), 6-1
1992 Monica Seles Arantxa Sanchez Vicario 6-3, 6-3
1993 Steffi Graf Helena Sukova 6-3, 6-3
1994 Arantxa Sanchez Vicario Steffi Graf 1-6, 7-6(3), 6-4
1995 Steffi Graf Monica Seles 7-6(5), 0-6, 6-3
1996 Steffi Graf Monica Seles 7-5, 6-4
1997 Martina Hingis Venus Williams 6-0, 6-4
1998 Lindsay Davenport Martina Hingis 6-3, 7-5
1999 Serena Williams Martina Hingis 6-3, 7-6(4)
2000 Venus Williams Lindsay Davenport 6-4, 7-5
2001 Venus Williams Serena Williams 6-2, 6-4
2002 Serena Williams Venus Williams 6-4, 6-3
2003 Justine Hénin Kim Clijsters 7-5, 6-2
2004 Svetlana Kuznetsova Elena Dementieva 6-3, 7-5
2005 Kim Clijsters Mary Pierce 6-3, 6-1
2006 Maria Sharapova Justine Hénin 6-4, 6-4
2007 Justine Hénin Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-1, 6-3
2008 Serena Williams Jelena Jankovic 6-4, 7-5
2009 Kim Clijsters Caroline Wozniacki 7-5, 6-3
2010 Kim Clijsters Vera Zvonareva 6-2, 6-1

1970 US Open: Margaret Court completes the Grand Slam
1990: Gabriela Sabatini beats Steffi Graf, claims her one and only major

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