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US Open 2022

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US Open, formally known as the United States Open Tennis Championships, an international tennis tournament chronologically considered as the fourth and the final grand slam of the year. 


The grand event is followed by the Australian open , the French open and the most prestigious Wimbledon. The tournament comes under the list of one of the oldest tennis tournaments and has been played since 1881 only with Men.The tournament was earlier known as the U.S. National Championship for Men. Presently the tournament is embodied with five primary categories - men's and women's singles, men's and women's doubles, and mixed doubles. It also features wheelchair, senior, and junior events.The US Open is the only Grand Slam competition that has been held perpetually since it commenced.


Venues and Dates 


The tournament is owned and organised by the United State Tennis Association (USTA). The tournament is held at The USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, a stadium complex within Flushing Meadows– Corona Park in Queens, New York City, United States every year. The home of the US championship tournament has 22 courts. The main court is the Arthur Ashe Stadium, which was named after the designation victor at the inaugural 1968 US Open Championships, the first in which professionals could compete.


The very earlier tournaments were played on grass surface followed by the clay and now currently played on the acrylic hardcourts. The famous Arthur Ashe stadium has a seating capacity of 23,771 and tops in the list of most astronomically immense tennis venues by capacity in the world. It is followed by Louis Armstrong Stadium with 14,000 seats , the 8,000-seat Grandstand Stadium , and other smaller side courts.The event takes place on the last Monday of August and stretches for two weeks . It is scheduled to start on 29 August, 2022, and end on 11 september, 2022, this year.


Points Distribution and Prize Money


US Open ATP ranking points 



Points
Winner 2,000
Runner-up1,200
Semi-Finalist720
Quarter-Finalist 360
Round of 16180
Round of 3290
Round of 6445
Round of 12810
Win qualifying25


Prize Money 


Generally the US open is the most well paying of all other grand slams for its winners. The prize money for 2022 is yet unrevealed and will be updated very soon.  


Defending Champions


Daniel Medvedev won over Novak Djokovic to grasp the Men’s title. Djokovic however won the Wimbledon 2021 title and lost with a score of 6–4, 6–4, 6–4. Medvedev becomes the third Russian to win a major title and his first major denomination after being vanquished by Rafael Nadal a couple of years ago at the same court. Emma Raducanu became the first British to win a first grand slam single’s designation in history.


Men’s singlesDaniel Medvedev 
Women’s singlesEmma Raducanu 
Men’s doublesRajeev Ram and Joe Salisbury
Women’s doublesSamantha Stosur and Zhang Shuai 
Mixed doubles Desirae Krawczyk and Joe Salisbury



"Playing against Rafael Nadal, I'm just telling myself that I'm him" - Frances Tiafoe opens up about remarkable win against Spaniard at US Open
"Playing against Rafael Nadal, I'm just telling myself that I'm him" - Frances Tiafoe opens up about remarkable win against Spaniard at US Open

"Playing against Rafael Nadal, I'm just telling myself that I'm him" - Frances Tiafoe opens up about remarkable win against Spaniard at US Open

"We abandoned common sense many years ago in America" - Novak Djokovic fans fuming after latest vaccine requirment delaying Serb's return to US
"We abandoned common sense many years ago in America" - Novak Djokovic fans fuming after latest vaccine requirment delaying Serb's return to US

"We abandoned common sense many years ago in America" - Novak Djokovic fans fuming after latest vaccine requirment delaying Serb's return to US

Emma Raducanu can deal with having people look at her 24x7, says fellow Brit Sonay Kartal 
Emma Raducanu can deal with having people look at her 24x7, says fellow Brit Sonay Kartal 

Emma Raducanu can deal with having people look at her 24x7, says fellow Brit Sonay Kartal 

"Must have one hell of an amazing agent" - Tennis fans react to Emma Raducanu gracing cover of Guinness Book of World Records for US Open heroics
"Must have one hell of an amazing agent" - Tennis fans react to Emma Raducanu gracing cover of Guinness Book of World Records for US Open heroics

"Must have one hell of an amazing agent" - Tennis fans react to Emma Raducanu gracing cover of Guinness Book of World Records for US Open heroics

Carlos Alcaraz donates US Open sneakers to charity auction
Carlos Alcaraz donates US Open sneakers to charity auction

Carlos Alcaraz donates US Open sneakers to charity auction

When Federer, Nadal and Djokovic all made the semifinals of a Grand Slam but couldn't win the title: Juan Martin Del Potro's epic US Open 2009 victory
When Federer, Nadal and Djokovic all made the semifinals of a Grand Slam but couldn't win the title: Juan Martin Del Potro's epic US Open 2009 victory

When Federer, Nadal and Djokovic all made the semifinals of a Grand Slam but couldn't win the title: Juan Martin Del Potro's epic US Open 2009 victory

3 active players whose fathers were tennis players ft. Casper Ruud 
3 active players whose fathers were tennis players ft. Casper Ruud 

3 active players whose fathers were tennis players ft. Casper Ruud 

Emma Raducanu sets her goals for the 2023 season, says she would like to win a title to add to the US Open
Emma Raducanu sets her goals for the 2023 season, says she would like to win a title to add to the US Open

Emma Raducanu sets her goals for the 2023 season, says she would like to win a title to add to the US Open

"So glad I was able to make it out of the hotel room" - Emma Raducanu happy to put last year's 'shocker' at Mubadala Tennis Championship behind her
"So glad I was able to make it out of the hotel room" - Emma Raducanu happy to put last year's 'shocker' at Mubadala Tennis Championship behind her

"So glad I was able to make it out of the hotel room" - Emma Raducanu happy to put last year's 'shocker' at Mubadala Tennis Championship behind her

ATP Awards 2022: Complete list of winners ft. Carlos Alcaraz, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Casper Ruud
ATP Awards 2022: Complete list of winners ft. Carlos Alcaraz, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Casper Ruud

ATP Awards 2022: Complete list of winners ft. Carlos Alcaraz, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray and Casper Ruud

"The best birthday present a Mama could ever ask for" - Tracy Austin recalls her son Brandon Holt qualifying for the 2022 US Open
"The best birthday present a Mama could ever ask for" - Tracy Austin recalls her son Brandon Holt qualifying for the 2022 US Open

"The best birthday present a Mama could ever ask for" - Tracy Austin recalls her son Brandon Holt qualifying for the 2022 US Open

WTA Awards 2022: The complete list of winners as Iga Swiatek takes home Player of the Year honor
WTA Awards 2022: The complete list of winners as Iga Swiatek takes home Player of the Year honor

WTA Awards 2022: The complete list of winners as Iga Swiatek takes home Player of the Year honor

7 iconic moments of Serena Williams in 2022 
7 iconic moments of Serena Williams in 2022 

7 iconic moments of Serena Williams in 2022 

Emma Raducanu opens up about her resolutions for 2023, how she relaxes at the end of the day, and more
Emma Raducanu opens up about her resolutions for 2023, how she relaxes at the end of the day, and more

Emma Raducanu opens up about her resolutions for 2023, how she relaxes at the end of the day, and more

"Novak wasn't at the US Open, Rafa maybe wasn't at 100 percent; So he took his chance"- Alexander Zverev on Carlos Alcaraz's US Open triumph
"Novak wasn't at the US Open, Rafa maybe wasn't at 100 percent; So he took his chance"- Alexander Zverev on Carlos Alcaraz's US Open triumph

"Novak wasn't at the US Open, Rafa maybe wasn't at 100 percent; So he took his chance"- Alexander Zverev on Carlos Alcaraz's US Open triumph

"Feel like I’m still the same Iga" - Iga Swiatek on 'balance' her family has given during her career's fast progress
"Feel like I’m still the same Iga" - Iga Swiatek on 'balance' her family has given during her career's fast progress

"Feel like I’m still the same Iga" - Iga Swiatek on 'balance' her family has given during her career's fast progress

Serena Williams beats Rafael Nadal, LeBron James and Steph Curry to win People's Choice Game Changer Award
Serena Williams beats Rafael Nadal, LeBron James and Steph Curry to win People's Choice Game Changer Award

Serena Williams beats Rafael Nadal, LeBron James and Steph Curry to win People's Choice Game Changer Award

"I was just very proud, to be able to be a part of it and witness history" - Kim Clijsters on Serena Williams' farewell match at 2022 US Open
"I was just very proud, to be able to be a part of it and witness history" - Kim Clijsters on Serena Williams' farewell match at 2022 US Open

"I was just very proud, to be able to be a part of it and witness history" - Kim Clijsters on Serena Williams' farewell match at 2022 US Open

Who is Daniel Diehl? Everything we know about the 17-year-old who reset Boys’ 100 Back NAG twice in one day
Who is Daniel Diehl? Everything we know about the 17-year-old who reset Boys’ 100 Back NAG twice in one day

Who is Daniel Diehl? Everything we know about the 17-year-old who reset Boys’ 100 Back NAG twice in one day

2022 US Open Swimming Championships: Big winners and records explored
2022 US Open Swimming Championships: Big winners and records explored

2022 US Open Swimming Championships: Big winners and records explored

Canadian star Summer McIntosh sets yet another record at the U.S. Open swimming championship
Canadian star Summer McIntosh sets yet another record at the U.S. Open swimming championship

Canadian star Summer McIntosh sets yet another record at the U.S. Open swimming championship

2022 U.S. Open Swimming Championships: Day 3 highlights and leaderboard
2022 U.S. Open Swimming Championships: Day 3 highlights and leaderboard

2022 U.S. Open Swimming Championships: Day 3 highlights and leaderboard

Katie Ledecky beats new rival Summer McIntosh, sets US Open Championships record
Katie Ledecky beats new rival Summer McIntosh, sets US Open Championships record

Katie Ledecky beats new rival Summer McIntosh, sets US Open Championships record

"I have so much tea right now, but I'm not going to spill it" - When Naomi Osaka reflected on controversial 2018 US Open final against Serena Williams
"I have so much tea right now, but I'm not going to spill it" - When Naomi Osaka reflected on controversial 2018 US Open final against Serena Williams

"I have so much tea right now, but I'm not going to spill it" - When Naomi Osaka reflected on controversial 2018 US Open final against Serena Williams

Frances Tiafoe on his 2022 US Open run: The best thing honestly in sports is diversity, a lot of you became tennis fans
Frances Tiafoe on his 2022 US Open run: The best thing honestly in sports is diversity, a lot of you became tennis fans

Frances Tiafoe on his 2022 US Open run: The best thing honestly in sports is diversity, a lot of you became tennis fans

"They always have a big mouth" – When Martina Hingis got involved in a controversy with Richard, Venus and Serena Williams at 1999 US Open
"They always have a big mouth" – When Martina Hingis got involved in a controversy with Richard, Venus and Serena Williams at 1999 US Open

"They always have a big mouth" – When Martina Hingis got involved in a controversy with Richard, Venus and Serena Williams at 1999 US Open

"He chose to bide his time a bit more" - When Jimmy Connors said his rivalry with Ivan Lendl wasn't the same as it was with Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe
"He chose to bide his time a bit more" - When Jimmy Connors said his rivalry with Ivan Lendl wasn't the same as it was with Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe

"He chose to bide his time a bit more" - When Jimmy Connors said his rivalry with Ivan Lendl wasn't the same as it was with Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe

"I really like Chris Evert's tweets" - Anett Kontaveit on her favorite tennis Twitter account
"I really like Chris Evert's tweets" - Anett Kontaveit on her favorite tennis Twitter account

"I really like Chris Evert's tweets" - Anett Kontaveit on her favorite tennis Twitter account

"There was no aura of diva or superstar about her" - Dmitry Tursunov on Emma Raducanu
"There was no aura of diva or superstar about her" - Dmitry Tursunov on Emma Raducanu

"There was no aura of diva or superstar about her" - Dmitry Tursunov on Emma Raducanu

"She is an influencer but she is larger than life" - Nike Design Director Wilson Smith on Serena Williams
"She is an influencer but she is larger than life" - Nike Design Director Wilson Smith on Serena Williams

"She is an influencer but she is larger than life" - Nike Design Director Wilson Smith on Serena Williams

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