There is talent aplenty at this year’s Tennis US Open. In regards to the men – we have world number one Novak Djokovic, last year’s winner Daniil Medvedev, Wimbledon runner-up Nick Kyrgios, Rafael Nadal and many more competing for the crown of the men’s US Open.
For the women, all eyes will be on Emma Raducanu after she shocked the tennis world and beat Leylah Fernandez in last year’s final at just 18 years of age. However, the firm favourite is Poland-born Iga Swiatek. She has taken the tennis world by storm over the past few years and has already obtained two grand-slam victories at the age of 21.
But where will these great names be strutting their stuff at the US Open 2022? Scroll down below to find out everything you need to know.
Where is the 2022 Tennis US Open being held?
The 2022 US Open will be the 142nd consecutive edition of the tournament and will take place at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows–Corona Park of Queens in New York City, New York, United States.
The tournament is played on hard courts and takes place over a series of 15 courts with DecoTurf surface, including the three existing main show courts – Arthur Ashe Stadium, Louis Armstrong Stadium and the Grandstand.
The entire complex is very impressive, it showcases a grand total of 31 courts as there are also 16 practice courts situated on site.
The tournament is an event run by the International Tennis Federation and is part of the 2022 ATP Tour and the 2022 WTA Tour calendars under the Grand Slam category. The tournament will consist of both men’s and women’s singles and doubles draw, as both doubles draws will return to standard 64 players, as singles players will remain in the standard 128-person format in each category.
There are also singles and doubles events for both boys and girls (players under 18), which are part of the Grade A category of tournaments.
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