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2009 US Open (tennis)
Date:   August 31 – September 14
Edition:   129th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Location:   New York City, US
Champions
Men's Singles
Argentina Juan Martín del Potro
Women's Singles
Belgium Kim Clijsters
Men's Doubles
Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý / India Leander Paes
Women's Doubles
United States Serena Williams / United States Venus Williams
Mixed Doubles
United States Carly Gullickson / United States Travis Parrott
Boys' Singles
Australia Bernard Tomic
Girls' Singles
United Kingdom Heather Watson
Boys' Doubles
Hungary Marton Fucsovics / Chinese Taipei Hsieh Cheng-peng
Girls' Doubles
Russia Valeria Solovieva / Ukraine Maryna Zanevska
Wheelchair Men's Singles
Japan Shingo Kunieda
Wheelchair Women's Singles
Netherlands Esther Vergeer
Wheelchair Quad Singles
United Kingdom Peter Norfolk
Wheelchair Men's Doubles
France Stephane Houdet / Sweden Stefan Olsson
Wheelchair Women's Doubles
Netherlands Korie Homan / Netherlands Esther Vergeer
Wheelchair Quad Doubles
United States Nicholas Taylor / United States David Wagner
US Open (tennis)
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The 2009 US Open was a tennis event played on outdoor hard courts, held between August 31 and September 14, 2009, at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York City, New York, United States.

The event was originally scheduled to be a 14-day event, but due to rain at the men's singles final it was extended by one day.

Seniors finals

Men's Singles

Argentina Juan Martín del Potro beat Switzerland Roger Federer, 3–6, 7–6(5), 4–6, 7–6(4), 6–2

Women's Singles

Belgium Kim Clijsters beat Denmark Caroline Wozniacki, 7–5, 6–3

Men's Doubles

Czech Republic Lukáš Dlouhý / India Leander Paes beat India Mahesh Bhupathi / The Bahamas Mark Knowles, 3–6, 6–3, 6–2

Women's Doubles

United States Serena Williams / United States Venus Williams beat Zimbabwe Cara Black / United States Liezel Huber, 6–2, 6–2

Mixed Doubles

United States Carly Gullickson / United States Travis Parrott beat Zimbabwe Cara Black / India Leander Paes, 6–2, 6–4.

Juniors finals

Boys' Singles

Australia Bernard Tomic beat United States Chase Buchanan, 6–1, 6–3.

Girls' Singles

United Kingdom Heather Watson beat Russia Yana Buchina, 6–4, 6–1.

Boys' Doubles

Hungary Marton Fucsovics / Chinese Taipei Hsieh Cheng-peng beat France Julien Obry / France Adrien Puget, 7–6(5), 5–7, [10–1]

Girls' Doubles

Russia Valeria Solovieva / Ukraine Maryna Zanevska beat Romania Elena Bogdan / Thailand Noppawan Lertcheewakarn, 1–6, 6–3 [10–7]

Wheelchair finals

Wheelchair Men's Singles

Japan Shingo Kunieda beat Netherlands Maikel Scheffers, 6–0, 6–0

Wheelchair Women's Singles

Netherlands Esther Vergeer beat Netherlands Korie Homan, 6–0, 6–0

Wheelchair Men's Doubles

France Stephane Houdet / Sweden Stefan Olsson beat Netherlands Maikel Scheffers / Netherlands Ronald Vink, 6–4, 4–6, 6–4

Wheelchair Women's Doubles

Netherlands Korie Homan / Netherlands Esther Vergeer beat Australia Daniela DiToro / France Florence Gravellier, 6–2, 6–2

Wheelchair Quad Singles

United Kingdom Peter Norfolk beat United States David Wagner, 6–3, 3–6, 6–3

Wheelchair Quad Doubles

United States Nick Taylor / United States David Wagner beat Sweden Johan Andersson / United Kingdom Peter Norfolk, 6–1, 6–7(5), 6–3

Qualifiers

Below are the lists of the qualifiers entering the main draw.

The following players received a lucky loser spot in the Men's Draw:

  1. Australia Peter Luczak
  2. Portugal Rui Machado

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