Saturday, March 10, 2012

Tennis Grand Slams – US Open 2011 Winners

US Open 2011

The first four seeded tennis Players Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Andy Murray reached the semi-finals at US Open 2011. Federer lost against Djokovic in the semifinals and ended-up this Grand Slam year with no Championship Title. This is the first time since 2003, Roger Federer have not won even a single Grand Slam Title in a year. He made it to finals this year at French Open but ended up losing in the finals. Andy Murray was defeated in the semifinals by Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.
Novak Djokovic, completely dominating this year with his third Grand Slam title this year in 2011. Novak Djokovic won his first US Open Singles Grand Slam title after beating Rafael Nadal by 6-2, 6-4, 6-7(3-7), 6-1.
Australian Samantha Stosur, who use to appear more in doubles won the 2011 US Open Women’s singles after defeating Serena Williams of USA by 6-2, 6-3. Serena Williams, almost missed the entire Grand Slam season this year made her appearance at US Open but had to return home with the runner-up title.
In the Men’s Doubles Jurgen Melzer (Austria) and Philipp Petzchner (Germany) defeated Mariuz Fyrstenberg (Poland) and Marcin Matkpowski (Poland) by 6-2, 6-3. In the Women’s Doubles Liezel Huber(USA) and Lisa Raymond (USA) defeated Vania King (USA) and Yaraslava Shvedova (Kazakhstan) by 4-6, 7-6, 7-6. In the Mixed Doubles Melanie Oudin (USA) and Jack Sock (USA) defeated Giselew Dulko (Argentina) and Eduardo Schwank (Argentina) by 7-6, 7-6, [10-8].

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