US Open Tennis 2017
The 2017 US Open Tennis was held from 22nd August 2017 to 10th September 2017, on hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, in New York. It was the 137th edition of the US Open Tennis and the 4th and final Grand Slam event of 2017. It was run by the International Tennis Federation (ITF).
Men’s singles: Rafael Nadal won the title:
i.On 10th September 2017, Rafael Nadal won the US Open 2017 Men singles title by defeating Kevin Anderson by 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing, New York.Now,Rafael Nadal has won his 3rd US Open title and 16th Grand Slam title.
iii.Rafael Nadal is currently the world’s number one tennis player in men’s singles. He belongs to Spain. He is also referred as ‘The King of Clay’.
Women singles: Sloane Stephens of US won the title:
i.On 9th September 2017, Sloane Stephen won the Women’s singles title by defeating Madison Keys in the finals by 6-3, 6-0 at Arthur Ashe Stadium.
ii.Sloane Stephens is an American tennis player. She has won five singles titles on the WTA Tour in total. She is currently ranked number 11 in the women’s singles tennis.
iii.Madison Keys is an American tennis player.. She is ranked world number 12 in the women’s singles tennis.
Men’s doubles: Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau won the title:
i.On 8th September 2017, Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau defeated Feliciano Lopez and Marc Lopez by 6-4, 6-3 and won the 2017 US Open men’s doubles Grand Slam, in Arthur Ashe Stadium.
ii.This is their first US Open men’s doubles title.
iii.Jean-Julien Rojer is a Dutch tennis player. He is currently ranked world number 10 in men’s doubles tennis.
Iv,Horia Tecau is a Romanian tennis player. He is currently ranked world number 9 in the men’s doubles tennis.
Women Doubles: Chan Yung-Jan and Martina Hingis won the title:
i.On 10th September 2017, Chan Yung-Jan and Martina Hingis defeated Lucie Hradecka and Katerina Siniakova by 6-3, 6-2, in Arthur Ashe Stadium.
ii.Chan Yung-Jan is a Chinese tennis player. She is currently in the 3rd position in the women’s doubles tennis.
iii.Martina Hingis is a Swiss tennis player. She is currently the world number 2 in the women’s doubles tennis.
Mixed Doubles: Martina Hingis and Jamie Murray won the title:
i.Martina Hingis and Jamie Murray defeated Chan Hao-ching and Michael Venus by 6-1, 4-6 (10-8) in Arthur Ashe Stadium.
ii.Jamie Murray is a British tennis player with current world ranking 11 in doubles tennis.
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