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2005 US Open (tennis)

2005 US Open
Date August 29 – September 11
Edition 125th
Category Grand Slam (ITF)
Surface Hardcourt
Location New York City, USA
Men's Singles
Roger Federer
Women's Singles
Kim Clijsters
Men's Doubles
Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan
Women's Doubles
Lisa Raymond / Samantha Stosur
Mixed Doubles
Daniela Hantuchová / Mahesh Bhupathi
Boys' Singles
Ryan Sweeting
Girls' Singles
Victoria Azarenka
Boys' Doubles
Alex Clayton / Donald Young
Girls' Doubles
Nikola Fraňková / Alisa Kleybanova
Wheelchair Men's Singles
Robin Ammerlaan
Wheelchair Women's Singles
Esther Vergeer
Wheelchair Men's Doubles
Robin Ammerlaan / Michael Jeremiasz
Wheelchair Women's Doubles
Korie Homan / Esther Vergeer

The 2005 US Open was the fourth and final Grand Slam of 2005. It was held between August 29, 2005 and September 11, 2005.

Roger Federer was successful in defending his 2004 title, defeating Andre Agassi in the final. Svetlana Kuznetsova was unsuccessful in her title defence, losing in the first round against compatriot Ekaterina Bychkova. Kim Clijsters won her first Grand Slam title after four previous Grand Slam final losses. It was the first of three US Open titles for Clijsters, also winning in 2009 and 2010.


  • Seniors 1
    • Men's singles 1.1
    • Women's singles 1.2
    • Men's doubles 1.3
    • Women's doubles 1.4
    • Mixed doubles 1.5
  • Juniors 2
    • Boys' Singles 2.1
    • Girls' Singles 2.2
    • Boys' Doubles 2.3
    • Girls' Doubles 2.4
  • Seeds 3
    • Top 10 seeds (singles) 3.1
    • Top 5 seeds (men's doubles) 3.2
    • Top 5 seeds (women's doubles) 3.3
    • Top 5 seeds (mixed doubles) 3.4
  • Highlights 4
  • Player of the day 5
  • External links 6
  • Notes 7


Men's singles

Roger Federer defeating Andre Agassi,[1] 6–3, 2–6, 7–6(1), 6–1

  • It was Federer's 10th title of the year, and his 32nd overall. It was his 6th career Grand Slam title, and his 2nd (consecutive) US Open title.

Women's singles

Kim Clijsters defeating Mary Pierce, 6–3, 6–1

  • It was Clijsters's 7th title of the year, and her 28th overall. It was her 1st career Grand Slam title.

Men's doubles

Bob Bryan / Mike Bryan defeating Jonas Björkman / Max Mirnyi, 6–1, 6–4

Women's doubles

Lisa Raymond / Samantha Stosur defeating Elena Dementieva / Flavia Pennetta, 6–2, 5–7, 6–3

Mixed doubles

Daniela Hantuchová[2] / Mahesh Bhupathi defeating Katarina Srebotnik / Nenad Zimonjić, 6–4, 6–2


Boys' Singles

Ryan Sweeting defeating Jérémy Chardy, 6–4, 6–4

Girls' Singles

Victoria Azarenka[3] defeating Alexa Glatch, 6–3, 6–4

Boys' Doubles

Alex Clayton / Donald Young defeating Carsten Ball / Thiemo de Bakker, 7–6(3), 4–6, 7–5

Girls' Doubles

Nikola Fraňková / Alisa Kleybanova defeating Alexa Glatch / Vania King, 7–5, 7–6(3)


Top 10 seeds (singles)

Men's Singles
1. Roger Federer defeated Andre Agassi (7th seed) Final
2. Rafael Nadal lost to James Blake 3rd round
3. Lleyton Hewitt lost to Roger Federer (1st seed) Semifinal
4. Andy Roddick lost to Gilles Müller 1st round
6. Nikolay Davydenko lost to Paradorn Srichaphan 2nd round
7. Andre Agassi lost to Roger Federer (1st seed) Final
8. Guillermo Coria lost to Robby Ginepri Quarterfinal
9. Gastón Gaudio lost to Brian Baker 1st round
10. Mariano Puerta lost to Stanislas Wawrinka 2nd round
11. David Nalbandian lost to Roger Federer (1st seed) Quarterfinal
* Fifth seed Marat Safin (Russia) withdrew before the start of the tournament.
Women's Singles
1. Maria Sharapova lost to Kim Clijsters (4th seed) Semifinal
2. Lindsay Davenport lost to Elena Dementieva (6th seed) Quarterfinal
3. Amélie Mauresmo lost to Mary Pierce (12th seed) Quarterfinal
4. Kim Clijsters defeated Mary Pierce (12th seed) Final
5. Svetlana Kuznetsova lost to Ekaterina Bychkova 1st round
6. Elena Dementieva lost to Mary Pierce (12th seed) Semifinal
7. Justine Henin-Hardenne lost to Mary Pierce (12th seed) 4th round
8. Serena Williams lost to Venus Williams (10th seed) 4th round
9. Nadia Petrova lost to Maria Sharapova (1st seed) Quarterfinal
10. Venus Williams lost to Kim Clijsters (4th seed) Quarterfinal

More information on the top 32 seeds here.

Top 5 seeds (men's doubles)

Men's Doubles
1. Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
lost to Mike Bryan
Bob Bryan
2. Mike Bryan
Bob Bryan
defeated Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
3. Mark Knowles
Daniel Nestor
lost to Paul Goldstein
Jim Thomas
1st round
4. Wayne Black
Kevin Ullyett
lost to Jonas Björkman
Max Mirnyi
5. Leander Paes
Nenad Zimonjić
lost to Amer Delic
Jeff Morrison
1st round

Top 5 seeds (women's doubles)

Women's Doubles
1. Cara Black
Rennae Stubbs
lost to Lisa Raymond
Samantha Stosur
2. Svetlana Kuznetsova
Alicia Molik
lost to Anna-Lena Grönefeld
Martina Navratilova
3. Conchita Martínez
Virginia Ruano Pascual
lost to Lisa Raymond
Samantha Stosur
4. Nadia Petrova
Meghann Shaughnessy
lost to Elena Dementieva
Flavia Pennetta
3rd Round
5. Daniela Hantuchová
Ai Sugiyama
lost to Yan Zi
Zheng Jie
3rd Round

Top 5 seeds (mixed doubles)

Mixed Doubles
1. Cara Black
Wayne Black
lost to Dinara Safina
Andy Ram
2nd round
2. Rennae Stubbs
Bob Bryan
lost to Corina Morariu
Mike Bryan
3. Elena Likhovtseva
Daniel Nestor
lost to Katarina Srebotnik
Nenad Zimonjić
2nd round
4. Lisa Raymond
Jonas Björkman
lost to Daniela Hantuchová
Mahesh Bhupathi
2nd round
5. Ai Sugiyama
Kevin Ullyett
lost to Daniela Hantuchová
Mahesh Bhupathi


Player of the day

External links

  • Official website of US Open
  • Archived results on
  • Tennis Quickfound 2005 US Open Page (Women's Results)


  1. ^ This was Agassi's last Grand Slam final.
  2. ^ By winning this year's US Open Mixed Doubles title, Hantuchová completed a Career Grand Slam in mixed doubles. She became just the 5th player in history to have achieved this.
  3. ^ Azarenka made it in the final in 2012 and 2013, lost to Serena Williams in both events.
  4. ^ Muller gives Roddick the birthday blues - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
  5. ^ Venus wins battle of the Williamses - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Preceded by
2005 Wimbledon Championships
Grand Slams Succeeded by
2006 Australian Open
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