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Jimmy Connors retained his title, defeating Ivan Lendl 6–3, 6–7, 7–5, 6–0 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1983 US Open. This was Connors's 100th ATP single title, a feat that would remain unrivaled among men until almost 36 years later when Roger Federer won the Dubai Open in 2019.

Men's Singles
1983 US Open
ChampionUnited States Jimmy Connors
Runner-upCzechoslovakia Ivan Lendl
Final score6–3, 6–7, 7–5, 6–0
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
← 1982 · US Open · 1984 →

Contents

SeedsEdit

The seeded players are listed below. Jimmy Connors is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1.   John McEnroe (Fourth round)
  2.   Ivan Lendl (Finalist)
  3.   Jimmy Connors (Champion)
  4.   Yannick Noah (Quarterfinalist)
  5.   Mats Wilander (Quarterfinalist)
  6.   Guillermo Vilas (Third round)
  7. n/a
  8.   José Luis Clerc (First round)
  9.   Jimmy Arias (Semifinalist)
  10.   José Higueras (Second round)
  11.   Gene Mayer (Third round)
  12.   Johan Kriek (Fourth round)
  13.   Steve Denton (Third round)
  14.   Eliot Teltscher (Quarterfinalist)
  15.   Vitas Gerulaitis (Third round)
  16.   Bill Scanlon (Semifinalist)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

Final EightEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
16   Bill Scanlon 3 6 4 6 7
  Mark Dickson 6 4 6 3 6
16   Bill Scanlon 2 3 2
3   Jimmy Connors 6 6 6
3   Jimmy Connors 7 6 6
14   Eliot Teltscher 6 2 2
3   Jimmy Connors 6 627 6
2   Ivan Lendl 3 775 0
9   Jimmy Arias 7 4 6 1 7
4   Yannick Noah 6 6 3 6 5
9   Jimmy Arias 2 6 1
2   Ivan Lendl 6 7 6
5   Mats Wilander 4 4 6
2   Ivan Lendl 6 6 7

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   McEnroe 6 5 4 6 6
  Waltke 3 7 6 0 1 1 McEnroe 6 6 6
  Smith 6 3 5 Q Sadri 0 1 4
Q   Sadri 7 6 7 1 McEnroe 6 6 6
Q   Feigl 6 6 6 Van Patten 1 2 1
  Courteau 1 2 2 Q Feigl 2 6 6 2 1
  Roger-Vasselin 0 6 7 4 2 Van Patten 6 2 4 6 6
  Van Patten 6 1 5 6 6 1 McEnroe 6 6 6 3
  Wittus 1 2 2 16 Scanlon 7 7 4 6
  Cash 6 6 6 Cash 6 1 7 6
  Fitzgerald 4 7 7 1 4 Michibata 4 6 6 4
  Michibata 6 5 6 6 6 Cash 5 3 2
Q   Andrews 7 6 5 1 4 16 Scanlon 7 6 6
  Lewis 6 3 7 6 6 Lewis 3 3 3
  Sundström 6 5 2 2 16 Scanlon 6 6 6
16   Scanlon 4 7 6 6

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
10   Higueras 6 6 6
  Anger 4 4 2 10 Higueras 3 4 5
  Lloyd 6 3 6 6 Lloyd 6 6 7
  Mitton 2 6 2 3 Lloyd 6 5 2 6 6
  Moor 7 7 6 Moor 3 7 6 0 1
  Soares 5 6 3 Moor 6 3 4 6 7
  Fillol, Sr. 6 2 6 2 McNamee 4 6 6 3 5
  McNamee 2 6 7 6 Lloyd 7 6 0 6
  Tarr 6 6 4 6 Dickson 6 7 6 7
  De Palmer 4 4 6 1 Tarr 6 1 5
  Mitchell 2 6 1 Q Visser 7 6 7
Q   Visser 6 7 6 Q Visser 3 4 4
  Dickson 6 6 6 Dickson 6 6 6
  Simonsson 2 2 4 Dickson 6 6 6
  Purcell 6 6 6 Purcell 3 2 4
Q   Druz 3 2 1

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
3   Connors 6 6 3 6
  Krishnan 2 4 6 2 3 Connors 6 6 6
  Högstedt 6 6 6 7 Högstedt 1 2 3
  González 3 4 7 6 3 Connors 6 6 6
  Šmid 3 6 6 6 Manson 0 4 0
  Borowiak 6 1 4 2 Šmid 3 6 5 6 4
  Manson 4 7 7 4 7 Manson 6 3 7 3 6
  Kleege 6 6 6 6 6 3 Connors 7 6 6
  Fromm 6 7 1 6 Günthardt 5 4 1
  Arraya 4 6 6 4 Fromm 2 4 6 4
  Stockton 3 6 6 Günthardt 6 6 4 6
  Günthardt 6 7 7 Günthardt 6 6 6
Q   Steyn 6 6 5 6 11 Mayer 1 0 0
  Freeman 2 3 7 2 Q Steyn 6 1 6 4 2
  Doyle 3 3 4 11 Mayer 3 6 2 6 6
11   Mayer 6 6 6

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
14   Teltscher 6 6 6
  McCurdy 0 4 4 14 Teltscher 6 6 5 4 6
  Giammalva, Jr. 7 6 6 Giammalva, Jr. 2 3 7 6 2
  Lapidus 5 4 4 14 Teltscher 6 6 6 6
Q   Meister 7 2 6 7 Järryd 7 3 2 4
  Winitsky 6 6 3 5 Q Meister 4 7 4 7 3
  Giammalva 1 5 6 Järryd 6 6 6 5 6
  Järryd 6 7 7 14 Teltscher 3 6 6 6
  Holmes 6 6 3 6 Holmes 6 1 2 1
  Lutz 3 4 6 0 Holmes 6 6 6
  Simonsson 4 4 6 6 6 Simonsson 2 1 3
  Góes 6 6 4 1 4 Holmes 6 6 6
  Cain 6 7 6 6 Vilas 2 2 3
  Bauer 4 5 3 Cain 7 3 3 6 2
Q   Edwards 2 2 2 6 Vilas 6 6 6 2 6
6   Vilas 6 6 6

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
8   Clerc 2 3 6
  Wilkison 6 6 7 Wilkison 3 5 2
  Warwick 2 6 6 4 6 Warwick 6 7 6
  Gilbert 6 1 3 6 1 Warwick 0 3 3
Q   Davis 5 5 2 Nyström 6 6 6
  Nyström 7 7 6 Nyström 6 6 6
  Saviano 3 0 6 Kirmayr 1 3 2
  Kirmayr 6 6 7 Nyström 6 3 6 0 0
  Harmon 4 6 4 6 6 9 Arias 3 6 3 6 6
Q   Austin 6 4 6 2 2 Harmon 3 2 4
  Ocleppo 6 7 7 Ocleppo 6 6 6
  DuPré 3 6 6 Ocleppo 6 1 2
  Panatta 3 3 2 9 Arias 7 6 6
  Gullikson 6 6 6 Gullikson 6 3 6 6
Q   Canter 2 3 6 2 9 Arias 3 6 7 7
9   Arias 6 6 0 6

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
15   Gerulaitis 3 3 6 7 6
  Hocevar 6 6 2 5 4 15 Gerulaitis 3 6 7 6
  Buehning 3 6 6 6 2 Buehning 6 1 6 2
  Hooper 6 3 7 0 0 15 Gerulaitis 6 6 4 3 4
  Gurfein 2 3 6 7 2 Krickstein 3 3 6 6 6
  Lipton 6 6 3 5 6 Lipton 3 1 2
  Krickstein 6 6 3 4 7 Krickstein 6 6 6
  Edberg 3 2 6 6 6 Krickstein 3 6 3
  Gullikson 6 3 6 2 4 4 Noah 6 7 6
  Pimek 4 6 2 6 6 Pimek 4 6 2
  Teacher 3 6 0 4 Korita 6 7 6
  Korita 6 4 6 6 Korita 7 3 3 4
Q   Vanier 6 6 6 4 Noah 5 6 6 6
  Van't Hof 3 1 1 Q Vanier 4 4 4
  Davis 1 6 6 4 4 Noah 6 6 6
4   Noah 6 3 7 6

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5   Wilander 3 6 6 6
  Forget 6 1 2 2 5 Wilander 6 6 7
  Mayotte 6 6 5 2 Gottfried 3 4 6
  Gottfried 7 2 7 6 5 Wilander 6 7 6
Q   Nelson 4 6 3 2 Acuña 4 5 1
  Acuña 6 1 6 6 Acuña 6 6 6
Q   Seguso 6 6 7 Q Seguso 1 3 2
  Leach 3 4 6 5 Wilander 6 6 6
  Gómez 6 6 6 Gómez 2 1 2
  Gitlin 4 1 2 Gómez 5 3 7 7 6
  Moretton 7 6 7 Moretton 7 6 5 5 3
Q   Pate 6 4 6 Gómez 6 6 6
  Drewett 7 4 6 5 6 13 Denton 3 4 4
  Tulasne 6 6 4 7 3 Drewett 2 6 3 4
Q   Gandolfo 6 4 4 13 Denton 6 3 6 6
13   Denton 7 6 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
12   Kriek 5 7 7 6
  Solomon 7 5 5 4 12 Kriek 6 6 3 2 6
  Odizor 7 1 1 6 6 Bourne 4 1 6 6 1
  Bourne 6 6 6 4 7 12 Kriek 6 3 7 7 7
  Motta 6 6 3 4 4 Tanner 7 6 6 6 6
  Mayer 4 3 6 6 6 Mayer 6 4 6 6 6
  Tanner 7 7 6 Tanner 7 6 2 3 7
  Brown 6 6 1 12 Kriek 2 4 1
  Năstase 6 4 6 6 6 2 Lendl 6 6 6
  Fleming 7 6 2 2 7 Fleming 5 7 1 6 1
  Amaya 6 2 3 1 Levine 7 6 6 2 6
  Levine 4 6 6 6 Levine 2 2 2
  Glickstein 4 2 7 6 6 2 Lendl 6 6 6
  Westphal 6 6 6 1 0 Glickstein 1 1 2
  Segărceanu 2 0 2 2 Lendl 6 6 6
2   Lendl 6 6 6

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