The US Open holds as much importance as any major tournament on the tennis calendar. Everyone loves the US Open because it provides us with a lot of entertaining moments that go down in history.
The tennis hall of fame and the list of US Open title holders are almost identical with only the best of the best being able to clinch the main prize and the tournament with the biggest purse up for grabs.
Monday July 1st saw Wimbledon day one finally get underway, in the most eagerly anticipated Grand Slam on the tennis calendar.
Ashleigh Barty, 23, has become the first Australian world number one since Evonne Goolagong in 1976 after winning the Nature Valley Classic in Birmingham.
Dutch female tennis star Kiki Bertens, who was finished as runner up in the Madrid Open a year ago, came back with a vengeance to claim the Madrid Open title just 12 months later.
The 2019 Miami Open was one for the books, with so many shock defeats and victories. There were also some rather surprising winners while some not so much but rather expected.
So, the Australian Open has drawn to a close and what a first Grand Slam of the season it proved to be.
The US Open finished this weekend and what a tournament it’s been once again.