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2000 US Open (tennis)

For the golf event, see 2000 U.S. Open (golf).
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2000 US Open
Date August 28 – September 10
Edition 120th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Hardcourt
Location New York City, USA
Champions
Men's Singles
23x15px Marat Safin
Women's Singles
23x15px Venus Williams
Men's Doubles
23x15px Lleyton Hewitt / 23x15px Max Mirnyi
Women's Doubles
23x15px Julie Halard-Decugis / Template:Country data JPN Ai Sugiyama
Mixed Doubles
23x15px Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / 23x15px Jared Palmer
Boys' Singles
23x15px Andy Roddick
Girls' Singles
23x15px María Emilia Salerni
Boys' Doubles
23x15px Lee Childs / 23x15px James Nelson
Girls' Doubles
23x15px Gisela Dulko / 23x15px María Emilia Salerni
US Open
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The 2000 US Open was held between August 28 – September 10, 2000. It was the final Grand Slam event of 2000.

Both Andre Agassi and Serena Williams were unsuccessful in their title defences; Agassi being upset in the second round by Arnaud Clément and Williams losing in the quarter-finals to Lindsay Davenport. Marat Safin won his first US Open title and first of two Grand Slams, defeating Pete Sampras in the final, and Venus Williams defeated Davenport to win the women's title.

Seniors

Men's singles

23x15px Marat Safin defeated 23x15px Pete Sampras, 6–4, 6–3, 6–3

• It was Safin's 1st career Grand Slam singles title and his 1st and only title at the US Open. It was Safin's 4th title of the year, and his 5th overall.

Women's singles

23x15px Venus Williams defeated 23x15px Lindsay Davenport, 6–4, 7–5

• It was Williams' 2nd career Grand Slam singles title and her 1st title at the US Open. It was Williams' 5th title of the year, and her 14th overall.

Men's doubles

23x15px Lleyton Hewitt / 23x15px Max Mirnyi[1] defeated 23x15px Ellis Ferreira / 23x15px Rick Leach, 6–4, 5–7, 7–6

• It was Hewitt's 1st and only career Grand Slam doubles title.
• It was Mirnyi's 1st career Grand Slam doubles title.

Women's doubles

23x15px Julie Halard-Decugis / Template:Country data JPN Ai Sugiyama defeated 23x15px Cara Black / 23x15px Elena Likhovtseva, 6–0, 1–6, 6–1

• It was Halard-Decugis' 1st and only career Grand Slam doubles title.
• It was Sugiyama's 1st career Grand Slam doubles title and her 1st and only title at the US Open.

Mixed doubles

23x15px Arantxa Sánchez Vicario / 23x15px Jared Palmer defeated 23x15px Anna Kournikova / 23x15px Max Mirnyi, 6–4, 6–3

• It was Sánchez Vicario's 4th and last career Grand Slam mixed doubles title and her 1st and only title at the US Open.
• It was Palmer's 2nd and last career Grand Slam mixed doubles title and his 1st and only title at the US Open.

Juniors

Boys' singles

23x15px Andy Roddick[2] defeated 23x15px Robby Ginepri, 6–1, 6–3

Girls' singles

23x15px María Emilia Salerni defeated 23x15px Tatiana Perebiynis, 6–3, 6–4

Boys' doubles

23x15px Lee Childs / 23x15px James Nelson defeated 23x15px Tres Davis / 23x15px Robby Ginepri, 6–2, 6–4

Girls' doubles

23x15px Gisela Dulko / 23x15px María Emilia Salerni defeated 23x15px Anikó Kapros / 23x15px Christina Wheeler, 3–6, 6–2, 6–2

Prize money

Event W F SF QF 4R 3R 2R 1R
Singles [3] Men $800,000 $425,000 $220,000 $110,000 $55,000 $35,000 $20,000 $10,000
Women $800,000 $425,000 $220,000 $110,000 $55,000 $35,000 $20,000 $10,000

Total prize money for the event was $15,011,000.

References

  1. ^ First-ever unseeded doubles team to take the title.
  2. ^ Roddick won the 2003 men's singles crown, and lost the 2006 final against Roger Federer.
  3. ^ John Barrett, ed. (2001). World of Tennis. London: Queen Anne Press. p. 119. ISBN 978-0-00-711129-9. 

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Preceded by
2000 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slam
tournaments
Succeeded by
2001 Australian Open