2006 US Open (tennis)
The 2006 US Open began 28 August and finished on 10 September 2006.
|2006 US Open|
|Date||August 28 – September 10|
|Category||Grand Slam (ITF)|
|Location||New York City, USA|
|Venue||USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center|
|Martin Damm / Leander Paes|
|Nathalie Dechy / Vera Zvonareva|
|Bob Bryan / Martina Navratilova|
|Jamie Hunt / Nathaniel Schnugg|
|Mihaela Buzărnescu / Ioana Raluca Olaru|
|Wheelchair Men's Singles|
|Wheelchair Women's Singles|
|Wheelchair Men's Doubles|
|Robin Ammerlaan / Michael Jeremiasz|
|Wheelchair Women's Doubles|
|Jiske Griffioen / Esther Vergeer|
Roger Federer was successful in defending his 2005 title, defeating 2003 champion Andy Roddick in the final. Kim Clijsters was unable to defend her title due to injury. 19-year-old Maria Sharapova won her second Grand Slam title, defeating Justine Henin-Hardenne in the final. It was Henin-Hardenne's third Grand Slam final loss of 2006, having lost the Australian Open and Wimbledon finals earlier in the year.
- It was Federer's 8th title of the year, and his 41st overall. It was his 9th career Grand Slam title, and his 3rd (consecutive) US Open title.
- It was Sharapova's 3rd title of the year, and her 13th overall. It was her 2nd career Grand Slam title, and her 1st US Open title.
Men's wheelchair singlesEdit
Women's wheelchair singlesEdit
Men's wheelchair doublesEdit
Women's wheelchair doublesEdit
Top 10 eliminationEdit
|Key / Legend|
|1||Amélie Mauresmo||lost to||Maria Sharapova ||SF|
|2||Justine Henin-Hardenne||lost to||Maria Sharapova ||Final|
|3||Maria Sharapova||defeated||Henin-Hardenne ||Final|
|4||Elena Dementieva||lost to||Jelena Janković ||QF|
|5||Nadia Petrova||lost to||Tatiana Golovin ||R3|
|6||Svetlana Kuznetsova||lost to||Jelena Janković ||R4|
|7||Patty Schnyder||lost to||Lindsay Davenport ||R4|
|8||Martina Hingis||lost to||Virginie Razzano||R2|
|9||Nicole Vaidišová||lost to||Jelena Janković ||R3|
|10||Lindsay Davenport||lost to||Henin-Hardenne ||QF|
Player of the dayEdit
- Day 1 - Lindsay Davenport
- Day 2 - No competition due to the rain.
- Day 3 - David Nalbandian
- Day 4 - Andre Agassi
- Day 5 - Martina Navratilova
- Day 6 - No competition due to the rain.
- Day 7 - Serena Williams
- Day 8 - Jelena Janković
- Day 9 - No competition due to the rain.
- Day 10 - Tommy Haas
- Day 11 - Nikolay Davydenko
- Day 12 - Maria Sharapova
- Day 13 - Andy Roddick
- Day 14 - Roger Federer
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2006 Wimbledon Championships
|Grand Slams||Succeeded by|
2007 Australian Open