US Open Tennis 2016

197 days, 14 hours, 12 minutes, 7 secs left until US Open Tennis on Monday, 29th August, 2016

Aug 29 - Sep 11, 2016

New York, USA
 

Prize Money : $3,300,000

Category :Grand Slam

 
2015 Tour

Dates : Aug 31 - Sep 13, 2015

Prize Money : $42,253,400

Surface : Hard

Edition : 136th

Draw : 128S/64D/32X

 
Mens Singles Womens Singles Mens Doubles Womes Doubles Mixed Doubles
US Open Tennis Quarter-finals Mens Doubles Champions
US Open Tennis Semi Finals Women's Singles Champions
US Open Tennis Final Women's Doubles Champions
US Open Tennis Championship Courts Mixed Doubles Champions
Mens Singles Champions  

US Open Tennis 2016 is the 136th edition of play that begins by the end of August and extends till second week of September. The US open tennis is fourth and the last grand slam of the year and the tournament is being run by the International Tennis Federation. The tournament consists of Men's championship, Women's Championship, Mixed doubles, Double draws as well. The tournament also organizes the event for under 18 categories with single's, double's and quad events for Men's and Women's.

The event takes place on hard court and is taking place over a series of 17 courts with three major courts in it. The three major courts are Arthur Ashe Stadium, Louis Armstrong Stadium and Grandstand. The total prize money that is spent in the event is 38 Million Dollars. The location where the events are held is in New York City, New York, United States.

US Open Tennis History

US open tennis championships is the 4th Grand Slam tournament in every year as it is scheduled to play in ending of August month and beginning of the September month. This major tennis tournament will be organized every year and the duration of this tournament is two weeks.

US Open Tennis founded in 1881. The location of the US tennis tournament is New York City, United States and venue is USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

2015 US Open Tennis Current Champions

  • Men's Singles : Novak Djokovic
  • Women's Singles : Flavia Pennetta
  • Men's Doubles : Pierre-Hugues Herbert / Nicolas Mahut
  • Women's Doubles : Martina Hingis / Sania Mirza
  • Mixed Doubles : Martina Hingis / Leander Paes

US Open Tennis Records

Record Era Player(s) Count Years
Men since 1881
Winner of most
Men's Singles titles
Before 1968:  Richard Sears
 Bill Larned
 Bill Tilden
7 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887
1901, 1902, 1907, 1908, 1909, 1910, 1911
1920, 1921, 1922, 1923, 1924, 1925, 1929
After 1967:  Jimmy Connors
 Pete Sampras
Roger Federer
5 1974, 1976, 1978, 1982, 1983
1990, 1993, 1995, 1996, 2002
2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Winner of most consecutive
Men's Singles titles
Before 1968:  Richard Sears 7 1881, 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887
After 1967: Roger Federer 5 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008
Winner of most
Men's Doubles titles
Before 1968:  Richard Sears
 James Dwight
 Holcombe Ward
6 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887
1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887
1899, 1900, 1901, 1904, 1905, 1906
After 1967:  Bob Lutz
 Stan Smith
 John McEnroe
 Bob Bryan
 Mike Bryan
4 1968, 1974, 1978, 1980
1968, 1974, 1978, 1980
1979, 1981, 1983, 1989
2005, 2008, 2010, 2012
2005, 2008, 2010, 2012
Winner of most consecutive
Men's Doubles titles
Before 1968:  Richard Sears
 James Dwight
6 1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887
1882, 1883, 1884, 1885, 1886, 1887
After 1967:  Todd Woodbridge
 Mark Woodforde
2 1995, 1996
1995, 1996
Winner of most
Mixed Doubles titles - Men
Before 1968:  Bill Tilden
 Bill Talbert
4 1913, 1914, 1922, 1923
1943, 1944, 1945, 1946
After 1967:  Bob Bryan 4 2003, 2004, 2006, 2010
Winner of most Championships
(total: singles, men's doubles,
mixed doubles) - Men
Before 1968:  Bill Tilden 16 1913–1929 (7 singles, 5 men's doubles, 4 mixed doubles)
After 1967:  v
 Bob Bryan
8 1979–1989 (4 singles, 4 men's doubles)
2003–2012 (4 men's doubles, 4 mixed doubles)
Women since 1887
Winner of most
Women's Singles titles
Before 1968: Molla Bjurstedt Mallory 8 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918, 1920, 1921, 1922, 1926
After 1967:  Chris Evert 6 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1982
Winner of most consecutive
Women's Singles titles
Before 1968: Molla Bjurstedt Mallory
 Helen Jacobs
4 1915, 1916, 1917, 1918
1932, 1933, 1934, 1935
After 1967:  Chris Evert 4 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978
Winner of most
Women's Doubles titles
Before 1968:  Margaret Osborne duPont 13 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950, 1955, 1956, 1957
After 1967:  Martina Navratilova 9 1977, 1978, 1980, 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1989, 1990
Winner of most consecutive
Women's Doubles titles
Before 1968:  Margaret Osborne duPont 10 1941, 1942, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1947, 1948, 1949, 1950
After 1967: Virginia Ruano Pascual
Paola Suárez
3 2002, 2003, 2004
2002, 2003, 2004
Winner of most
Mixed Doubles titles - Women
All-time:  Margaret Osborne duPont
 Margaret Court
8 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1950, 1958, 1959, 1960
1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1969, 1970, 1972
Before 1968:  Margaret Osborne duPont 8 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946, 1950, 1958, 1959, 1960
After 1967:  Margaret Court
 Billie Jean King
 Martina Navratilova
3 1969, 1970, 1972
1971, 1973, 1976
1985, 1987, 2006
Winner of most Championships
(total: singles, women's doubles,
mixed doubles) - women
All-time:  Margaret Osborne duPont
 Margaret Court
25
18
1941–1960 (3 singles, 13 women's doubles, 9 mixed doubles)
1961-1975 (5 singles, 5 women's doubles, 8 mixed doubles)
Before 1968:  Margaret Osborne duPont 25 1941–1960 (3 singles, 13 women's doubles, 9 mixed doubles)
After 1967:  Martina Navratilova 16 1977–2006 (4 singles, 9 women's doubles, 3 mixed doubles)
Miscellaneous
Youngest winner(single) Men:  Pete Sampras 19 years and 1 month
Women:  Tracy Austin 16 years and 8 months

Top 6 Tennis Players

Novak Djokovic

Rank : 1

Roger Federer

Rank : 2

Andy Murray

Rank : 3

Tomas Berdych

Rank : 5

Kei Nishikori

Rank : 6

Serena  Williams

Rank : 1

Simona Halep

Rank : 2

Maria Sharapova

Rank : 3

Petra Kvitova

Rank : 4

Lucie Safarova

Rank : 5

Flavia Pennetta

Rank : 6