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The 2006 US Open began 28 August and finished on 10 September 2006.

2006 US Open
DateAugust 28 – September 10
Edition126th
CategoryGrand Slam (ITF)
SurfaceHardcourt
LocationNew York City, USA
VenueUSTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center
Champions
Men's Singles
Switzerland Roger Federer
Women's Singles
Russia Maria Sharapova
Men's Doubles
Czech Republic Martin Damm / India Leander Paes
Women's Doubles
France Nathalie Dechy / Russia Vera Zvonareva
Mixed Doubles
United States Bob Bryan / United States Martina Navratilova
Boys' Singles
Czech Republic Dušan Lojda
Girls' Singles
Russia Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova
Boys' Doubles
United States Jamie Hunt / United States Nathaniel Schnugg
Girls' Doubles
Romania Mihaela Buzărnescu / Romania Ioana Raluca Olaru
Wheelchair Men's Singles
Netherlands Robin Ammerlaan
Wheelchair Women's Singles
Netherlands Esther Vergeer
Wheelchair Men's Doubles
Netherlands Robin Ammerlaan / France Michael Jeremiasz
Wheelchair Women's Doubles
Netherlands Jiske Griffioen / Netherlands Esther Vergeer
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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.

SeniorsEdit

 
Women's singles champion Maria Sharapova. This was her second Major title.

Men's singlesEdit

  Roger Federer defeated   Andy Roddick, 6–2, 4–6, 7–5, 6–1

  • 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.

Women's singlesEdit

  Maria Sharapova defeated   Justine Henin-Hardenne, 6–4, 6–4

  • 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 doublesEdit

  Martin Damm /   Leander Paes defeated   Jonas Björkman /   Max Mirnyi, 6–7(5–7), 6–4, 6–3

Women's doublesEdit

  Nathalie Dechy /   Vera Zvonareva defeated   Dinara Safina /   Katarina Srebotnik, 7–6(7–5), 7–5

Mixed doublesEdit

  Martina Navratilova /   Bob Bryan defeated   Květa Peschke /   Martin Damm, 6–2, 6–3

JuniorsEdit

WheelchairEdit

Men's wheelchair singlesEdit

  Robin Ammerlaan defeated   Michael Jeremiasz 6-7(1–7), 6-3, 7-5

Women's wheelchair singlesEdit

  Esther Vergeer defeated   Sharon Walraven 6-1, 6-2

Men's wheelchair doublesEdit

  Robin Ammerlaan /   Michael Jeremiasz defeated   Shingo Kunieda /   Tadeusz Kruszelnicki 7-6(7–2), 6-1

Women's wheelchair doublesEdit

  Jiske Griffioen /   Esther Vergeer defeated   Korie Homan /   Maaike Smit 6-4, 6-4

SeedsEdit

Men's singlesEdit

  1.   Roger Federer, Switzerland (Champion)
  2.   Rafael Nadal, Spain (Quarterfinals)
  3.   Ivan Ljubičić, Croatia (First Round)
  4.   David Nalbandian, Argentina (Second Round)
  5.   James Blake, USA (Quarterfinals)
  6.   Tommy Robredo, Spain (Fourth Round)
  7.   Nikolay Davydenko, Russia (Semifinals)
  8.   Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus (Second Round)
  9.   Andy Roddick, USA (finalist)
  10.   Fernando González, Chile (Third Round)
  11.   David Ferrer, Spain (Third Round)
  12.   Tomáš Berdych, Czech Republic (Fourth Round)
  13.   Jarkko Nieminen, Finland (First Round)
  14.   Tommy Haas, Germany (Quarterfinals)
  15.   Lleyton Hewitt, Australia (Quarterfinals)
  16.   Juan Carlos Ferrero, Spain (Second Round)
  1.   Andy Murray, Great Britain (Fourth Round)
  2.   Robby Ginepri, USA (Third Round)
  3.   Dominik Hrbatý, Slovakia (First Round)
  4.   Novak Djokovic, Serbia (Third Round)
  5.   Gastón Gaudio, Argentina (Third Round)
  6.   Fernando Verdasco, Spain (Third Round)
  7.   Dmitry Tursunov, Russia (Third Round)
  8.   José Acasuso, Argentina (First Round)
  9.   Richard Gasquet, France (Fourth Round)
  10.   Olivier Rochus, Belgium (Third Round)
  11.   Gaël Monfils, France (Second Round)
  12.   Agustín Calleri, Argentina (First Round)
  13.   Jonas Björkman, Sweden (Second Round)
  14.   Sébastien Grosjean, France (Second Round)
  15.   Juan Ignacio Chela, Argentina (First Round)
  16.   Kristof Vliegen, Belgium (First Round)


Top 10 eliminationEdit

Key / Legend
SF Semifinal round
QF Quarterfinal round
R Round
Seed Player Player Round
1   Amélie Mauresmo lost to   Maria Sharapova [3] SF
2   Justine Henin-Hardenne lost to   Maria Sharapova [3] Final
3   Maria Sharapova defeated   Henin-Hardenne [2] Final
4   Elena Dementieva lost to   Jelena Janković [19] QF
5   Nadia Petrova lost to   Tatiana Golovin [27] R3
6   Svetlana Kuznetsova lost to   Jelena Janković [19] R4
7   Patty Schnyder lost to   Lindsay Davenport [10] R4
8   Martina Hingis lost to   Virginie Razzano R2
9   Nicole Vaidišová lost to   Jelena Janković [19] R3
10   Lindsay Davenport lost to   Henin-Hardenne [2] QF

Withdrawn playersEdit

Player of the dayEdit

External linksEdit