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U.S. Open Tennis Records

Posted: Fri August 28, 1998 at 4:28 p.m. EDT

 
Most Men's Singles Titles:
   7, Richard Sears (1881-87)
   7, William Larned (1901-02, 1907-11)
   7, Bill Tilden (1920-25, 1929)
   
Most Consecutive Men's Singles Titles:
   7, Richard Sears (1881-87)

Most Women's Singles Titles:
   8, Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (1915-18, 1920-22, 1926)

Most Consecutive Women's Singles Titles:
   4, Molla Bjurstedt Mallory (1915-18)
   4, Helen Jacobs (1932-35)
   4, Chris Evert (1975-78)
   
Most Men's Doubles Titles:
   6, Richard Sears (1882-87)
   6, Holcombe Ward (1899, 1900-01, 1904-06)

Most Women's Doubles Titles:
   13, Margaret Osborne duPont (1941-50, 1955-57)

Most Doubles Titles by a Men's Team:
   5, Richard Sears and James Dwight (1882-84, 1886-87)

Most Doubles Titles by a Women's Team:
   12, Louise Brough and Margaret Osborne duPont (1942-50, 1955-57)
  
Most Mixed Doubles Titles (Men):
   4, Edwin Fischer (1894-96, 1898)
   4, Bill Tilden (1913-14, 1922-23)
   4, Billy Talbert (1943-46)
   4, Owen Davidson (1966-67, 1971, 1973)
   4, Marty Riessen (1969-70, 1972, 1980)

Most Mixed Doubles Titles (Women):
   9, Margaret Osborne duPont (1943-46, 1950, 1956, 1958-60)

Most Mixed Doubles Titles by a Team:
   4, Margaret Osborne duPont and Billy Talbert (1943-46)
   
Most Singles, Doubles, and Mixed Doubles Titles (Men):
   16, Bill Tilden (7 singles, 5 doubles, 4 mixed)
   
Most Singles, Doubles, and Mixed Doubles Titles (Women):
   25, Margaret Osborne duPont (3 singles, 13 doubles, 9 mixed)

Youngest Men's Singles Champion:
   Pete Sampras, 1990 (19 years, 28 days)

Youngest Women's Singles Champion:
   Tracy Austin, 1979 (16 years, 8 months, 28 days)

Oldest Men's Singles Champion:
   William Larned, 1911 (38 years, 8 months, 3 days)

Oldest Women's Singles Champion:
   Maud Barger-Wallach, 1908 (38 years)

Most Years Seeded (Men):
   18, Jimmy Connors (1972-89)
  
Most Years Seeded (Women):
   19, Martina Navratilova (1975-93)

Most Years Seeded Number One (Men):
   5, Rod Laver (1961-62, 1968-70)
   5, John McEnroe (1981-85)

Most Years Seeded Number One (Women):
   9, Steffi Graf (1987-91, 1993-96)

Most Singles Matches Played, Career (Men):
   115, Jimmy Connors (1970-89, 1991-92)

Most Singles Matches Played, Career (Women):
   113, Chris Evert (1971-89)

 

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