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2001 US Open (tennis)

For the golf event, see 2001 U.S. Open (golf).
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2001 US Open
Date August 27 – September 9
Edition 121st
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Hardcourt
Location New York City, USA
Champions
Men's Singles
23x15px Lleyton Hewitt
Women's Singles
23x15px Venus Williams
Men's Doubles
23x15px Wayne Black / 23x15px Kevin Ullyett
Women's Doubles
23x15px Lisa Raymond / 23x15px Rennae Stubbs
Mixed Doubles
23x15px Todd Woodbridge / 23x15px Rennae Stubbs
Boys' Singles
23x15px Gilles Müller
Girls' Singles
23x15px Marion Bartoli
Boys' Doubles
23x15px Tomáš Berdych / 23x16px Stéphane Bohli
Girls' Doubles
23x15px Galina Fokina / 23x15px Svetlana Kuznetsova
US Open
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The 2001 US Open was held between August 27 – September 9, 2001. It was the final Grand Slam event of 2001.

Marat Safin was unsuccessful in his title defence, being defeated in the semifinals by Pete Sampras in a rematch of the 2000 final, whilst Venus Williams was successful in her title defence, beating her sister Serena in the women's final. 20-year-old Australian Lleyton Hewitt won the men's title, defeating Sampras in the final. It was the second consecutive US Open final defeat for Sampras.

Seniors

Men's singles

23x15px Lleyton Hewitt defeated 23x15px Pete Sampras, 7–6(7–4), 6–1, 6–1

  • It was Hewitt's 8th title of the year, and his 10th overall. It was his first career Grand Slam title, and he became the youngest male ever to be ranked number one, at the age of 20.

Women's singles

23x15px Venus Williams defeated 23x15px Serena Williams, 6–2, 6–4

  • It was Venus's 6th title of the year, and her 21st overall. It was her 4th career Grand Slam title, and her 2nd US Open title.

Men's doubles

23x15px Wayne Black / 23x15px Kevin Ullyett defeated 23x15px Donald Johnson / 23x15px Jared Palmer, 7–6, 2–6, 6–3

Women's doubles

23x15px Lisa Raymond / 23x15px Rennae Stubbs defeated 23x15px Kimberly Po / 23x15px Nathalie Tauziat, 6–2, 5–7, 7–5

Mixed doubles

23x15px Rennae Stubbs / 23x15px Todd Woodbridge defeated 23x15px Lisa Raymond / Template:Country data IND Leander Paes, 6–4, 5–7, 7–6(11–9)

• It was Stubbs' 2nd and last career Grand Slam mixed doubles title and her 1st and only title at the US Open.
• It was Woodbridge's 7th and last career Grand Slam mixed doubles title and his 3rd title at the US Open.

Juniors

Boys' singles

23x15px Gilles Müller defeated 23x15px Yeu-Tzuoo Wang, 7–6(5), 6–2.[1]

Girls' singles

23x15px Marion Bartoli defeated 23x15px Svetlana Kuznetsova[a], 4–6, 6–3, 6–4.[1]

Boys' doubles

23x15px Tomáš Berdych / 23x16px Stéphane Bohli defeated 23x15px Brendan Evans / 23x15px Brett Joelson, 6–4, 6–4.[1]

Girls' doubles

23x15px Galina Fokina / 23x15px Svetlana Kuznetsova[a] defeated 23x15px Jelena Janković[b] / 23x15px Matea Mezak, 7–5, 6–3.[1]

Notes

  1. ^ a b Kuznetsova won the 2004 women's singles crown, and reached the 2007 final.
  2. ^ Janković reached the 2008 women's final.

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Preceded by
2001 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
2002 Australian Open