Grand Slam

Australian Open Wild Card Challenge Returns This Fall

USTA Press Release, September 16, 2022 The Australian Open Wild Card Challenge, which utilizes hard-court professional tournaments to award an American man and woman a main draw wild card into the Australian Open, will begin for the women with events […]

2022 US Open Redefines ‘Spectacular’

USTA Press Release, September 13, 2022 Two years removed from being held without spectators, the US Open redefined ‘spectacular’ in 2022 by breaking records for attendance, viewership, engagement, food and beverage and merchandise sales.  Among the highlights from the 2022 […]

De Groot Wins Fifth Straight US Open Wheelchair Title

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, September 12, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Diede de Groot completed a remarkable unbeaten season in Grand Slam competition for the second straight year. The top-seeded de Groot from Woerden, Netherlands, rallied for a 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 over No. […]

Alcaraz Wins US Open, Clinches World No. 1 Spot

NEW YORK/STARNBERG, September 12, 2022 Carlos Alcaraz captured the title of the 2022 US Open and will become the youngest and first teenage World No. 1 in ATP Rankings history. The 19-year-old Spaniard battled past fifth favourite Casper Ruud of Norway […]

2022 US Open Breaks All-Time Attendance Records

FLUSHING MEADOWS, NEW YORK, September 12, 2022 (USTA Press Release) The 2022 US Open broke the event’s all-time attendance records, for both the two weeks of the main draw and the main draw and Fan Week combined. The two-week main […]

2022 US Open Raises $2 Million For Ukraine Crisis Relief

US Open Press Release, September 11, 2022 The US Open raised $2 million in crisis relief for Ukraine through its collection of fundraising efforts throughout the 2022 event, starting with the Tennis Plays for Peace exhibition during Fan Week and […]

Eala, Landaluce Capture US Open Junior Titles

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, September 11, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Alexandra Eala of the Philippines made history at the US Open Saturday afternoon on a packed Court 11 at the USTA Billie Jean National Center grounds. The No. 10 seed became the […]

Queen Of Queens: Swiatek Wins US Open

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON, September 11, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) A new US Open singles champion has been crowned this year. The Queen of Queens is Iga Swiatek, the World No. 1 from Poland, who lived up to her ranking Saturday before […]