US Open Tennis 2008 Championships

US Open Tennis 2008 Draws


  • US Open tennis is an annual tournament held over two weeks in August and September.
  • In 2008, the event will take place from August 25th to September 7th.
  • The US Open tennis 2008 tournament will be covered and broadcast live by CBS and USA Network along with many other international channels.
  • 2007 winner Roger Feeder will play to defend his title.
  • Winner of the Women’s singles in 2007, Justine Henin retired and will not participate this year.
  • The day and evening sessions will begin at 11 A.M and 7 P.M respectively.
  • Ticket sales for US Open tennis 2008 tournament start on June 9, 2008.
  • Gina Incandela, the six-year old singing wonder would be performing at the US Open tennis championships 2008.

Venues for the US Open Tennis 2008 Championships:

The US Open Tennis 2008 tournament will take place at Billie Jean King Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows, New York in the following stadiums:

  • Arthur Ashe Stadium: five matches per day. Arthur Ashe Stadium hosts the most high-profile matches.
  • Louis Armstrong Stadium has reserved as well as open seating for ground ticket holders.
  • The Grandstand
  • Field courts throughout the grounds and offer a close-up view of the field action.

US Open 2008 Tournaments Events:

  • A qualifying tournament will be held from August 19 to August 22.
  • Arthur Ashe Kids Day will be celebrated 10 A.M onwards on 23 August.
  • August 24 is designated as “Open Practice Day” wherein fans can obtain free entry to observe the players practice.
  • Seats will be available on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • The main tournament begins on August 25 and finishes on September 7.
  • US Open Men's Championships will be held on September 7.
  • US Open Women's Championships will be held on September 6.

US Open 2008 Championships Sponsors:

The sponsors for US Open Tennis 2008 Tournament are:

  • CBS Sports
  • USA Network
  • Citizen
  • IBM
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • Lexus
  • Mass Mutual
  • Olympus
  • Heineken
  • Continental Airlines
  • Valspar Paint
  • Polo Ralph Lauren
  • Canon
  • Evian
  • Juvederm
  • Tennis
  • The New York Times
  • Lever 2000
  • Tiffany and Co.
  • Wilson


US Open 2008 Tournament - Detailed Schedule:


Tuesday, Aug 19 - Friday, Aug 22 Qualifying Tournament Qualifying Tournament
Saturday, Aug 23 Arthur Ashe Kids Day Arthur Ashe Kids Day
Monday, Aug 25 Men's/Women's 1st Round Men's/Women's 1st Round
Tuesday, Aug 26 Men's/Women's 1st Round Men's/Women's 1st Round
Wednesday, Aug 27 Men's 1st Round/Women's 2nd Round Men's 1st Round/Women's 2nd Round
Thursday, Aug 28 Men's/Women's 2nd round Men's/Women's 2nd round
Friday, Aug 29 Men's 2nd Round/Women's 3rd Round Men's 2nd Round/Women's 3rd Round
Saturday, Aug 30 Men's/Women's 3rd Round Men's/Women's 3rd Round
Sunday, Aug 31 Men's 3rd Round/Women's Round of 16 Men's 3rd Round/Women's Round of 16
Monday, Sep 1 Men's/Women's Round of 16 Men's/Women's Round of 16
Tuesday, Sep 2 Men's Round of 16 Women's Quarterfinal
Wednesday, Sep 3 Men's and/or Women's Quarterfinal Men's and/or Women's Quarterfinal
Thursday, Sep 4 Men's Quarterfinal/Mixed Doubles Final Men's Quarterfinal
Friday, Sep 5 Men's Doubles Final/Women's Semifinals  
Saturday, Sep 6 Men's Semifinals Women's Final/Pre-Match Ceremony
Sunday, Sep 7 Women's Doubles Final/Men's Final  

Top 6 Tennis Players

Novak Djokovic

Rank : 1

Andy Murray

Rank : 2

Milos Raonic

Rank : 4

Kei Nishikori

Rank : 5

Gael Monfils

Rank : 6

Serena Williams

Rank : 2

Simona Halep

Rank : 4