The most championships won by a right-hander--7, a distinction held by 3 men: Richard D. Sears, 1881-87; William A. Larned, 1901-02, 1907-11; and William T. Tilden, 1920-25, 29. The most championships won by a left-hander--5, by Jimmy Connors, 1974, 76, 78, 82-83.
The longest win streak by right-handers--75 years, 1908-82, by 24 women. The longest win streak by left-handers--2 years, 1983-84 and 1986-87 by Martina Navratilova, and 1991-92 by Monica Seles. The most championships won by a right-hander--8, Molla B. Mallory, 1915-18, 20-22, 26. The most championships won by a left-hander--4, Martina Navratilova, 1983-83, 86-87.
The US Open men's singles championship is an annual tennis tournament that is part of the US Open and was established in 1881.It is played on outdoor hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows – Corona Park, New York City, United States.
The following is a list of US Open champions in tennis in the Open Era. Open Era ...
Willie Dunn. 175. 1896. James Foulis. 152. Horace Rawlins. 155. 1897. Joe Lloyd.
Roger Federer defeats Novak Djokovic, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (2), 6-4 to win his fourth consecutive US Open title and earns the largest payout in tennis history - $2.4 million - for winning both the US Open and Olympus US Open Series titles.
From Arthur Ashe's historic win at the first US Open in 1968 to one of the greatest days in tennis history – "Super Saturday" – in 1984 to Roger Federer's record fifth straight championship in 2008, here is a year-by-year look at the sensational moments at the US Open over the last 50 years. Learn More.