The US Open is the 4th major tennis tournament each year and played at the historic United States Tennis Association (USTA) Billie Jean King National Tennis Center at Flushing Meadows in Queens, New York City. There are two sessions per day during the two weeks of the US Open tennis tournament, the morning session at 11am and a night session at 7pm. There have been some legendary matches during the night session that stretched well past midnight, but that is part of what makes the US Open one of the most electrifying sporting events in the World. There are 5 main championships awarded at the US Open, including; Men's Singles, Women's Singles, Men's Doubles, Women's Doubles and Mixed Doubles.
Over the 130 years since the US Open was founded there have been many famous champions and lasting memories made. Bill Tilden, Richard Sears and Margaret Osborne DuPont dominated the early years. Bille Jean King, Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova, Jimmy Connors and John McEnroe revived the great tournament in the 1970's and '80s. Ivan Lendl, Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi kept up the interest in the tournament until today. Currently some of the greatest players in the history if tennis are on the courts at Arthur Ashe Stadium; Serena Williams, Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are all future tennis hall of famers. To learn more, visit our past champions page, record holders page, or event guide. Score with TicketCity - the place to go for US Open tickets.
2017 US Open Preview
The 2016 US Open Tennis Tournament opens up on August 29th, with the Women’s Final set for September 10th, and the Men’s Final a day later on September 11th. The favorites to bring home the 2016 US Open Tennis Championship will be many of the familiar faces from years past. Last year’s Men’s Champion, Novak Djokovic returns as a heavy favorite in 2016 as he looks to win a 3rd US Open title since 2011. Other favorites on the men’s side will be 5 time Champion Roger Federer, who looks to add another title in the Swan Song of his career, as well as previous champions Andy Murray, Marin Cilic, and Rafeal Nadal. On the Women’s side, expect Serena Williams to return with a vengeance, after missing out on a season sweep of the grand slams in the US Open Final a year ago. 2016 US Open tennis tickets are on sale now.
US Open Tennis at National Tennis Center Address: Flushing Meadow – Corona Park, Flushing, NY 11368
There are 22 tennis courts at the USTA National Tennis Center, but the primary courts for the US Open tournament are Arthur Ashe Stadium and Louis Armstrong Stadium. The Louis Armstrong Stadium seats an approximate 10,000 fans and the Grandstand has the capacity of 8,000 seats. Except for the Arthur Ashe Stadium, the tournament is played on a hard court surface and there is not a retractable roof so rain can be a factor. Please read TicketCity's Rain-Out Policy and Rain-Out Protection. The US Open tennis tournament includes 26 sessions, with the purchase of a US Open Tennis Grounds Admission Only ticket access to matches at the Louis Armstong Stadium, the Grandstand and all of the field courts are first-come, first-serve. The only court that the Grounds Admission tickets do not have access to is the Arthur Ashe Stadium, each seat at Arthur Ashe are reserved. TicketCity is one of the best sources for US Open Tennis Grounds Admission Only tournament tickets.
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