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Pete Sampras won his final Grand Slam title in what was also his final Grand Slam appearance, defeating his rival Andre Agassi in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 2002 US Open. Sampras retired after the win. Lleyton Hewitt was the defending champion, but he was defeated in the semifinals by Agassi.

Men's Singles
2002 US Open
ChampionUnited States Pete Sampras
Runner-upUnited States Andre Agassi
Final score6–3, 6–4, 5–7, 6–4
Details
Draw128
Seeds32
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
← 2001 · US Open · 2003 →

Notably, this was the last time when 8 different men appeared in the four Grand Slam singles finals in a calendar year.

Contents

SeedsEdit

  1.   Lleyton Hewitt (Semifinals)
  2.   Marat Safin (Second round)
  3.   Tommy Haas (Fourth round)
  4.   Yevgeny Kafelnikov (Second round)
  5.   Tim Henman (Third round)
  6.   Andre Agassi (Final)
  7.   Juan Carlos Ferrero (Third round)
  8.   Albert Costa (Second round)
  9.   Carlos Moyá (Second round)
  10.   Sébastien Grosjean (Second round)
  11.   Andy Roddick (Quarterfinals)
  12.   Thomas Johansson (Withdrew)
  13.   Roger Federer (Fourth round)
  14.   Jiří Novák (Fourth round)
  15.   Guillermo Cañas (Withdrew)
  16.   David Nalbandian (First round)
  17.   Pete Sampras (Champion)
  18.   Àlex Corretja (Third round)
  19.   Xavier Malisse (Third round)
  20.   Younes El Aynaoui (Quarterfinals)
  21.   Gastón Gaudio (Third round)
  22.   Marcelo Ríos (Third round)
  23.   Rainer Schüttler (First round)
  24.   Sjeng Schalken (Semifinals)
  25.   James Blake (Third round)
  26.   Juan Ignacio Chela (Fourth round)
  27.   Nicolás Lapentti (First round)
  28.   Fernando González (Quarterfinals)
  29.   Thomas Enqvist (Third round)
  30.   Andrei Pavel (First round)
  31.   Tommy Robredo (Third round)
  32.   Max Mirnyi (Quarterfinals)
  33.   Greg Rusedski (Third round)
  34.   Jarkko Nieminen (First round)

QualifyingEdit

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                     
1   Lleyton Hewitt 6 78 4 6
20   Younes El Aynaoui 1 666 2
1   Lleyton Hewitt 4 6577 2
6   Andre Agassi 6 77 616
32   Max Mirnyi 77 3 5 3
6   Andre Agassi 656 7 6
6   Andre Agassi 3 4 7 4
17   Pete Sampras 6 6 5 6
11   Andy Roddick 3 2 4
17   Pete Sampras 6 6 6
17   Pete Sampras 78 77 6
24   Sjeng Schalken 66642
28   Fernando González 77 3 3 77 62
24   Sjeng Schalken 656 6 6577

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1   L Hewitt 6 6 6
  N Coutelot 2 3 3 1   L Hewitt 79 6 6
Q   I Kunitsyn 77 4 4 3 Q   N Okun 674 1
Q   N Okun 646 6 6 1   L Hewitt 656 6 3 6
  N Davydenko 6 1 6 6 25   J Blake 77 3 4 6 3
Q   R Lukaev 4 6 4 4   N Davydenko 3 6 1 3
WC   B Vahaly 77 3 3 65 25   J Blake 6 4 6 6
25   J Blake 636 6 77 1   L Hewitt 6 6 7
22   M Ríos 1 6 6 6 14   J Novák 4 2 5
  J Björkman 6 2 4 1 22   M Ríos 6 3 6 6
LL   L Burgsmüller 670 4 Q   R Söderling 4 6 3 3
Q   R Söderling 79 6 6 22   M Ríos 3 3 0r
  L Horna 4 636 4 14   J Novák 6 6 0
Q   J van Lottum 6 77 4 6 Q   J van Lottum 4 631
PR   R Krajicek 1 4r 14   J Novák 6 77 6
14   J Novák 6 5

Section 2Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
34   J Nieminen 6 3 0 2
  F Vicente 1 6 6 6   F Vicente 7 77 6
  H-t Lee 666 3 3 WC   M Fish 5 641
WC   M Fish 78 4 6 6   F Vicente 2 6 1 2
  O Rochus 2 2 4 20   Y El Aynaoui 6 2 6 6
  H Arazi 6 6 6   H Arazi 3 4 0 r
  J Morrison 78 3 2 5 20   Y El Aynaoui 6 6 2
20   Y El Aynaoui 666 6 7 20   Y El Aynaoui 3 7 7 77
31   T Robredo 6 637 4 77   W Ferreira 6 5 5 63
  M Zabaleta 2 77 5 6 6531   T Robredo 4 6 6 4 6
  A Calleri 6 654 3   F Meligeni 6 3 3 6 2
  F Meligeni 3 77 6 6 31   T Robredo 1 2 5
  J Vacek 3 4 5   W Ferreira 6 6 7
  W Ferreira 6 6 7   W Ferreira 1 6106 7 6
PR   M Norman 2 4 6 3 8   A Costa 6 712 4 5 4
8   A Costa 6 6 3 6

Section 3Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4   Y Kafelnikov 6 7 3 6
  D Sanguinetti 2 5 6 4 4   Y Kafelnikov 3 1 1
LL   M Ančić 6 3 637 2   D Hrbatý 6 6 6
  D Hrbatý 4 6 77 5 3   D Hrbatý 656 4 4
  A Gaudenzi 3 3 2r 32   M Mirnyi 77 2 6 6
  A Dupuis 6 6 4   A Dupuis 4 3 6 2
  A Sávolt 645 1r 32   M Mirnyi 6 6 3 6
32   M Mirnyi 77 7 0 32   M Mirnyi 6 77 6
19   X Malisse 7 6 6 13   R Federer 3 654
  A Montañés 5 2 2 19   X Malisse 6 4 6 6
  J Golmard 6 6 1 3 2   V Spadea 4 6 2 2
  V Spadea 4 2 6 6 6 19   X Malisse 6 3 4 4
  M Chang 78 3 6 77 13   R Federer 4 6 6 6
  F Clavet 666 4 63   M Chang 3 1 3
  J Vaněk 1 3 6 5 13   R Federer 6 6 6
13   R Federer 6 6 4 7

Section 4Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
9   C Moyá 3 6 6 77
  A Voinea 6 4 3 64 9   C Moyá 3 3 1
  J-M Gambill 6 2   J-M Gambill 6 6 6
  J Knowle 1 1r   J-M Gambill 6 6 6
  A Sá 5 613 21   G Gaudio 0 2 0
  F López 7 77 6   F López 2 6 4 3
  T Martin 2 3 6 5 21   G Gaudio 6 3 6 6
21   G Gaudio 6 6 0 7   J-M Gambill 2 3 3
30   A Pavel 6 676 3 4 6   A Agassi 6 6 6
PR   H Levy 1 79 4 6 6 PR   H Levy 6 3 6463
WC   A Bogomolov 3 78 6 4 5   R Delgado 4 6 77 77
  R Delgado 6 660 6 7   R Delgado 2 1 2
WC   J Gimelstob 6 3 6 646 6   A Agassi 6 6 6
Q   E Kempes 4 6 3 77 3 WC   J Gimelstob 0 1 1
  R Ginepri 3 3 3 6   A Agassi 6 6 6
6   A Agassi 6 6 6

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5   T Henman 6 6 6
Q   T Ketola 1 1 1 5   T Henman 6 6 7
Q   D Norman 4 4 6 77 6 Q   D Norman 3 4 5
  B Ulihrach 6 6 4 654 5   T Henman 3 3 2
  M Llodra 6 6 6 26   JI Chela 6 6 6
  J Acasuso 1 2 2   M Llodra 673 2
  F Mantilla 2 642 26   JI Chela 79 6 6
26   JI Chela 6 77 6 26   JI Chela 7 4 4 4
18   A Corretja 6 6 6 11   A Roddick 5 6 6 6
  I Labadze 3 4 2 18   A Corretja 7 6 6
Q   I Heuberger 6 2 7 3 77 Q   I Heuberger 5 2 1
Q   S Saoudi 4 6 5 6 6318   A Corretja 4 1 66
  T Dent 6 3 0 6 3 11   A Roddick 6 6 78
  R Sluiter 3 6 6 1 6   R Sluiter 2 4 4
Q   M Verkerk 623 4 11   A Roddick 6 6 6
11   A Roddick 77 6 6

Section 6Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
33   G Rusedski 6 4 77 6
WC   A Kim 1 6 613 33   G Rusedski 3 77 77 636
  P Srichaphan 6 6 6   P Srichaphan 6 626577 4
WC   P Amritraj 1 3 0 33   G Rusedski 646 636 4
Q   E Taino 77 3 2 1 17   P Sampras 77 4 77 3 6
  K Pless 656 6 6   K Pless 3 5 4
  A Portas 1 4 4 17   P Sampras 6 7 6
17   P Sampras 6 6 6 17   P Sampras 7 6 657
29   T Enqvist 6 6 77 3   T Haas 5 4 77 5
WC   M Boeker 2 3 63 29   T Enqvist 6 77 6
  A Martín 5 6 6 78   A Martín 1 630
  M Kratochvil 7 4 3 66 29   T Enqvist 4 6 6 4 4
  K Kučera 606 2 6 6 3   T Haas 6 3 3 6 6
  R Štěpánek 77 4 6 2 1   K Kučera 1 4 4
  D Sánchez 616 6 4 5 3   T Haas 6 6 6
3   T Haas 77 3 3 6 7

Section 7Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
7   JC Ferrero 77 77 3 7
  W Arthurs 64626 5 7   JC Ferrero 6 5 6 7
Q   G Etlis 6 6 77 Q   G Etlis 2 7 0 5
Q   B Rehnquist 3 4 63 7   JC Ferrero 4 4 4
  K Carlsen 77 4 6 5 77 28   F González 6 6 6
  F Saretta 626 4 7 64   K Carlsen 654 63
  P-H Mathieu 6 616 4 4 28   F González 77 6 77
28   F González 2 77 3 6 6 28   F González 6 6 6
23   R Schüttler 6 77 4 0r   A Clément 4 2 3
Q   J-R Lisnard 3 626 4 Q   J-R Lisnard 1 3 4
Q   A Waske 645 2   G Coria 6 6 6
  G Coria 77 7 6   G Coria 6 2 5 65
  S Koubek 3 6 5 3   A Clément 2 6 7 77
  A Clément 6 4 7 6   A Clément 6 3 4 6 6
  M Rosset 1 6 1 4 10   S Grosjean 3 6 6 2 4
10   S Grosjean 6 3 6 6

Section 8Edit

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
16   D Nalbandian 1 4 4
  S Sargsian 6 6 6   S Sargsian 2 6 6 656
  A Popp 77 712 6   A Popp 6 3 4 77 4
  A Vinciguerra 646102   S Sargsian 5 3 6 1
  F Santoro 634 77 5 24   S Schalken 7 6 3 6
  I Ljubičić 77 6 627   I Ljubičić 3 3 4
  M Philippoussis 77 6 3 3 0r24   S Schalken 6 6 6
24   S Schalken 614 6 6 0 24   S Schalken 6 78 6577
27   N Lapentti 4 3 710 5   G Kuerten 3 6677 64
  N Massú 6 6 687   N Massú 6 77 4 6
  J Melzer 6 7 6   J Melzer 4 636 0
WC   J Brasington 3 5 3   N Massú 1 4r
  J Boutter 6 651 0   G Kuerten 6 5
  G Kuerten 3 77 6 6   G Kuerten 6 6 7
  N Kiefer 3 6 6 4 642   M Safin 4 4 5
2   M Safin 6 4 4 6 77

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