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1997 US Open (tennis)

For the golf event, see 1997 U.S. Open Golf Championship.
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1997 US Open
Date August 25 – September 7
Edition 117th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Hardcourt
Location New York City, New York, United States
Champions
Men's Singles
23x15px Patrick Rafter
Women's Singles
23x16px Martina Hingis
Men's Doubles
23x15px Yevgeny Kafelnikov / 23x15px Daniel Vacek
Women's Doubles
23x15px Lindsay Davenport / 23x15px Jana Novotná
Mixed Doubles
23x15px Manon Bollegraf / 23x15px Rick Leach
Boys' Singles
23x15px Arnaud di Pasquale
Girls' Singles
23x15px Cara Black
Boys' Doubles
23x15px Fernando González / 23x15px Nicolás Massú
Girls' Doubles
23x15px Marissa Irvin / 23x15px Alexandra Stevenson
US Open
 < 1996 1998 > 

The 1997 US Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the USTA National Tennis Center in New York City in New York in the United States. It was the 117th edition of the US Open and was held from August 25 through September 7, 1997.

Seniors

Men's Singles

23x15px Patrick Rafter defeated 23x15px Greg Rusedski 6–3, 6–2, 4–6, 7–5

  • It was Rafter's 1st career Grand Slam title and his 1st US Open title.

Women's Singles

23x16px Martina Hingis defeated 23x15px Venus Williams 6–0, 6–4

  • It was Hingis' 3rd career Grand Slam title and her 1st US Open title.

Men's Doubles

23x15px Yevgeny Kafelnikov / 23x15px Daniel Vacek defeated 23x15px Jonas Björkman / 23x15px Nicklas Kulti 7–6(10–8), 6–3

  • It was Kafelnikov's 4th career Grand Slam title and his only US Open title. It was Vacek's 3rd and last career Grand Slam title and his only US Open title.

Women's Doubles

23x15px Lindsay Davenport / 23x15px Jana Novotná defeated 23x15px Gigi Fernández / 23x15px Natasha Zvereva 6–3, 6–4

  • It was Davenport's 2nd career Grand Slam title and her 1st US Open title. It was Novotná's 13th career Grand Slam title and her 3rd US Open title.

Mixed Doubles

23x15px Manon Bollegraf / 23x15px Rick Leach defeated 23x15px Mercedes Paz / 23x15px Pablo Albano 3–6, 7–5, 7–6(7–3)

  • It was Bollegraf's 4th and last career Grand Slam title and her 2nd US Open title. It was Leach's 8th career Grand Slam title and his 2nd and last US Open title.

Juniors

Boys' Singles

23x15px Arnaud di Pasquale defeated 23x15px Wesley Whitehouse 6–7, 6–4, 6–1

Girls' Singles

23x15px Cara Black defeated 23x15px Kildine Chevalier 6–7(5–7), 6–1, 6–3

Boys' Doubles

23x15px Fernando González / 23x15px Nicolás Massú defeated 23x15px Jean-René Lisnard / 23x15px Michaël Llodra 6–4, 6–4

Girls' Doubles

23x15px Marissa Irvin / 23x15px Alexandra Stevenson defeated 23x15px Cara Black / Template:Country data KAZ Irina Selyutina 6–2, 7–6

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Preceded by
1997 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
1998 Australian Open