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2010 US Open (tennis)
Date:   August 30 – September 13
Edition:   130th
Category:   Grand Slam (ITF)
Location:   New York City, USA
Champions
Men's Singles
Spain Rafael Nadal
Women's Singles
Belgium Kim Clijsters
Men's Doubles
United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan
Women's Doubles
United States Vania King / Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova
Mixed Doubles
United States Liezel Huber / United States Bob Bryan
Boys' Singles
United States Jack Sock
Girls' Singles
Russia Daria Gavrilova
Boys' Doubles
Peru Duilio Beretta / Ecuador Roberto Quiroz
Girls' Doubles
Hungary Tímea Babos / United States Sloane Stephens
Wheelchair Men's Singles
Japan Shingo Kunieda
Wheelchair Women's Singles
Netherlands Esther Vergeer
Wheelchair Quad Singles
United States David Wagner
Wheelchair Men's Doubles
Netherlands Maikel Scheffers / Netherlands Ronald Vink
Wheelchair Women's Doubles
Netherlands Esther Vergeer / Netherlands Sharon Walraven
Wheelchair Quad Doubles
United States Nick Taylor / United States David Wagner
US Open (tennis)
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The 2010 US Open was a tennis event played on an outdoor hard courts, held between August 30 and September 13, 2010 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, Queens, New York City, United States.

The men's singles final was initially going to be played on September 12, but due to rain the final was postponed till the following day. In the past two years the final was also pushed forward because of rain.

Seniors finals

Men's Singles

Spain Rafael Nadal beat Serbia Novak Djokovic, 6–4, 5–7, 6–4, 6–2

Women's Singles

Belgium Kim Clijsters beat Russia Vera Zvonareva, 6–2, 6–1

Men's Doubles

United States Bob Bryan / United States Mike Bryan beat India Rohan Bopanna / Pakistan Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, 7–6(5), 7–6(4).

Women's Doubles

United States Vania King / Kazakhstan Yaroslava Shvedova beat United States Liezel Huber / Russia Nadia Petrova, 2–6, 6–4, 7–6(4)

Mixed Doubles

United States Liezel Huber / United States Bob Bryan beat Czech Republic Květa Peschke / Pakistan Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, 6–4, 6–4.

Juniors finals

Boys' Singles

United States Jack Sock beat United States Denis Kudla, 3–6, 6–2, 6–2

Girls' Singles

Russia Daria Gavrilova beat Russia Yulia Putintseva, 6–3, 6–2

Boys' Doubles

Peru Duilio Beretta / Ecuador Roberto Quiroz beat United Kingdom Oliver Golding / Czech Republic Jiří Veselý, 6–1, 7–5

Girls' Doubles

Hungary Tímea Babos / United States Sloane Stephens beat Belgium An-Sophie Mestach / Croatia Silvia Njirić, walkover

Wheelchair finals

Wheelchair Men's Singles

Japan Shingo Kunieda beat France Nicolas Peifer, walkover

Wheelchair Women's Singles

Netherlands Esther Vergeer beat Australia Daniela Di Toro, 6–0, 6–0

Wheelchair Men's Doubles

Netherlands Maikel Scheffers / Netherlands Ronald Vink beat France Nicolas Peifer / United States Jon Rydberg, 6–0, 6–0

Wheelchair Women's Doubles

Netherlands Esther Vergeer / Netherlands Sharon Walraven beat Australia Daniela Di Toro / Netherlands Aniek van Koot, 6–3, 6–3

Wheelchair Quad Singles

United States David Wagner beat United Kingdom Peter Norfolk, 6–0, 2–6, 6–3

Wheelchair Quad Doubles

United States Nick Taylor / United States David Wagner beat Sweden Johan Andersson / United Kingdom Peter Norfolk, 7–5, 7–6(4)

Qualifying stages

Before the 2010 US Open began a series of qualifying matches were held for players who were not able to automatically enter the main draws.

Preceded by
2009 US Open
US Open
Succeeded by
2011 US Open
Preceded by
2010 Wimbledon
Grand Slams
Succeeded by
2011 Australian Open

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