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.
Score: 67 63 64. 1998. Champion: David Nalbandian (Argentina) Runner-Up: Roger Federer (Switzerland) Score: 63 75.
During the US Open, since the inclusion of the professional tennis players, Jimmy Connors ...
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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.
Jimmy Connors is the only individual to have won US Open singles titles on three surfaces (grass, clay, and hard), while Chris Evert is the only woman to win US Open singles titles on two surfaces (clay and hard). The US Open is the only Grand Slam tournament that has been played every year since its inception.
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.