In the US Open Tennis, World number one Iga Swiatek won the women’s singles final. She defeated Tunisia’s Ons Jabeur 6-2, 7-6 in the summit clash in New York. Swiatek is the first Polish woman to win the US Open. It is her 10th career title and third grand slam.
In mixed doubles, Storm Sanders and John Peers defeated Kirsten Flipkens and Edouard Roger-Vasselin, 4-6, 6-4, 10-7, to win the title. They are also the first Australian duo in 21 years to win the US Open mixed doubles title.
The Men’s Singles Finals will be played tonight between Carlos Alcaraz of Spain and Norwegian tennis star Casper Ruud. This high-stakes match will not only crown a first-time Grand Slam champion, but also a new world number one.
On winning, 19-year-old Alcaraz would become the first teenager to claim the top spot in the history of the rankings while 23-year-old Ruud would become the first Norwegian to reach the pinnacle of men’s tennis.
The 2022 US Open women’s doubles final will be a showdown between the United States and the Czech Republic as Caty McNally and Taylor Townsend face Barbora Krejcikova and Katerina Siniakova tonight in Arthur Ashe Stadium.