List of US Open Winners 2021: Know Men's & Women's Singles Champions

By Vijay Kumar|Updated : September 15th, 2021

US Open Winners 2021 List: The 2021 US Open (141st edition) was the fourth and final Grand Slam event of the year. It was held on outdoor hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York City.   

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US Open 2021 Highlights

  • The 2021 US Open is the 141st edition of tennis' US Open and the fourth and final Grand Slam event of the year.
  • It is held on outdoor hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Queens, New York.
  • This event is normally the fourth and final major tournament of the year (August 30 – September 12) and the peak of the North American hard-court season.
  • Category: Grand Slam (ITF)
  • Prize money $57,500,000
  • Surface: Hard

Champions of US Open 2021

Men's Singles Title

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  • Winner: Daniil Medvedev (Russia)
  • Runner-up: Novak Djokovic (Serbia)
  • Daniil Medvedev defeated Novak Djokovic in the final, 6–4, 6–4, 6–4 to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 2021 US Open Men’s tennis tournament.
  • It was Medvedev's first Major title, making him the third Russian man, after Yevgeny Kafelnikov and Marat Safin, to win a major singles title.

Women's Singles Title

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  • Winner: Emma Raducanu (UK)
  • Runner-up: Leylah Fernandez (Canada)
  • Emma Raducanu defeated Leylah Fernandez in the final, 6–4, 6–3, to win the Women's Singles tennis title at the 2021 US Open.
  • She became the first qualifier in history, male or female, to reach a major final, and win a major title,

Grand Slam Tournaments

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  • These are the four most important annual tennis tournaments which are-
    (i) Australian Open (Mid-January)
    (ii) French Open (May and June)
    (iii) Wimbledon (June and July)
    (iv) US Open (August and September)
  • These tournaments are played on different types of grounds.

Tournament

Playing Area

Australia Open

Hard Courts

French Open

Clay

 Wimbledon

Grass

US Open 

 Hard Courts

  • These tournaments are played in five categories-
    (a) Men’s singles
    (b) Women’s singles
    (c) Men’s doubles
    (d) Women’s doubles
    (e) Mixed doubles
  • Grand Slam- refers to the achievement of winning all four major championships within a single calendar year within one of the five categories (Example: Men’s singles, Mixed doubles etc.)
  • Non-Calendar Year Grand Slam- Winning the four majors in consecutive tournaments but not in the same year.
  • Career Grand Slam- Winning all four majors at any point during a career.
  • Golden Grand Slam- Winning the gold medal at the Summer Olympic Games in addition to the four majors in a single calendar year.
  • Super Slams- Winning the gold medal at the Summer Olympic Games + four majors in a single calendar year + ATP Final + WTA Final

About US Open

  • Organized by the United States Tennis Association (USTA).
  • Held at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre in Queens, New York City. 
  • First held in 1881.
  • US Open 2021 was the 141st edition of the tournament.
  • This tournament is run by International Tennis Federation.
  • Only Grand Slam that uses tiebreakers in every set of a match.

Winners of US Open 2021: Male & Female

EventChampionRunner-upScore
Men's singles finalDaniil Medvedev (Russia)Novak Djokovic (Serbia)6–4, 6–4, 6–4
Women's singles finalEmma Raducanu (UK)Leylah Fernandez (Canada)6–4, 6–3,
Men's doubles final Rajeev Ram (United States) / Joe Salisbury (United Kingdom )Jamie Murray (United Kingdom)/Bruno Soares(Brazil)3–6, 6–2, 6–2
Women's doubles final Samantha Stosur(Australia) / Zhang Shuai(China)Coco Gauff(USA)/Caty McNally (USA)6–3, 3–6, 6–3
Mixed doubles final Desirae Krawczyk(United States) / Joe Salisbury(United Kingdom)Giuliana Olmos (Mexico)/ Marcelo Arévalo (El Salvador)7–5, 6–2


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  • The 2021 US Open (141st edition) was the fourth and final Grand Slam event of the year. It was held on outdoor hard courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York City.  

  • Daniil Medvedev from Russia was the winner of the US Open 2021 Men's Singles Title.

  • Emma Raducanu won the US Open 2021 Women's Singles Title.

  • These are the four most important annual tennis tournaments which are-

    (i) Australian Open (Mid-January)

    (ii) French Open (May and June)

    (iii) Wimbledon (June and July)

    (iv) US Open (August and September)

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