US Open 2011

Aug 29, 2011, 17:41 PM IST
Novak Djokovic of Serbia poses with the trophy after winning the men's championship match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia poses with the trophy after winning the men's championship match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after winning the men's championship match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after winning the men's championship match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Fans watch the men's championship match between Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Rafael Nadal of Spain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Fans watch the men's championship match between Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Rafael Nadal of Spain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

A trainer works on Novak Djokovic of Serbiaduring the men's championship match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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A trainer works on Novak Djokovic of Serbiaduring the men's championship match against Rafael Nadal of Spain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot to Rafael Nadal of Spain during the men's championship match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot to Rafael Nadal of Spain during the men's championship match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts during the championship match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts during the championship match against Novak Djokovic of Serbia at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

The doubles team of Marcin Matkowski, left, and Mariusz Fyrstenberg, both of Poland, pose with the runner-up trophy after losing 6-2, 6-2 to Jurgen Melzer, of Austria, and Philipp Petzschner, of Germany, in the mens doubles final at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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The doubles team of Marcin Matkowski, left, and Mariusz Fyrstenberg, both of Poland, pose with the runner-up trophy after losing 6-2, 6-2 to Jurgen Melzer, of Austria, and Philipp Petzschner, of Germany, in the mens doubles final at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

The doubles team of Philipp Petzschner of Germany, left, and Jurgen Melzer of Austria pose with the champions trophy after defeating Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski of Poland 6-2, 6-2 in the mens doubles final at the U.S. Open tennis.
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The doubles team of Philipp Petzschner of Germany, left, and Jurgen Melzer of Austria pose with the champions trophy after defeating Mariusz Fyrstenberg and Marcin Matkowski of Poland 6-2, 6-2 in the mens doubles final at the U.S. Open tennis.

Serena Williams returns a shot to Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Serena Williams returns a shot to Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns a shot to Serena Williams during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns a shot to Serena Williams during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Fireworks are used during a ceremony to honor the victims of the Sept. 11th attacks at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Fireworks are used during a ceremony to honor the victims of the Sept. 11th attacks at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andy Murray of Britain, right, shakes hands with Rafael Nadal of Spain, left, after their semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andy Murray of Britain, right, shakes hands with Rafael Nadal of Spain, left, after their semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts after winning a semifinal match against Andy Murray of Britain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts after winning a semifinal match against Andy Murray of Britain at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Angelique Kerber of Germany reacts during her match against Samantha Stosur of Australia in the semifinals at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Angelique Kerber of Germany reacts during her match against Samantha Stosur of Australia in the semifinals at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot to Andy Murray of Britain during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot to Andy Murray of Britain during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andy Murray of Britain returns a shot to Rafael Nadal of Spain during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andy Murray of Britain returns a shot to Rafael Nadal of Spain during a semifinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Melanie Oudin and Jack Sock hold the championship trophy after winning the mixed doubles at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Melanie Oudin and Jack Sock hold the championship trophy after winning the mixed doubles at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Melaine Oudin of the United States returns a shot during the mixed doubles finals against Gisela Dulko of Argentina and Eduardo Schwank of Argentina at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Melaine Oudin of the United States returns a shot during the mixed doubles finals against Gisela Dulko of Argentina and Eduardo Schwank of Argentina at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Melanie Oudin and Jack Sock react after winning the mixed doubles at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Melanie Oudin and Jack Sock react after winning the mixed doubles at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Gisela Dulko, right, of Argentina talks with Eduardo Schwank of Argentina during a break in the mixed double finals against Melanie Oudin of the United States and Jack Sock of the United States at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Gisela Dulko, right, of Argentina talks with Eduardo Schwank of Argentina during a break in the mixed double finals against Melanie Oudin of the United States and Jack Sock of the United States at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andy Roddick, right, shakes hands with Rafael Nadal of Spain after their quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andy Roddick, right, shakes hands with Rafael Nadal of Spain after their quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot to Andy Roddick during a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot to Andy Roddick during a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andy Roddick returns a shot to Rafael Nadal of Spain during a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andy Roddick returns a shot to Rafael Nadal of Spain during a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andy Murray of Britain, left, shakes hands with John Isner after a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andy Murray of Britain, left, shakes hands with John Isner after a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andy Murray of Britain returns a shot to John Isner during a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andy Murray of Britain returns a shot to John Isner during a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

John Isner returns a shot to Andy Murray of Britain during a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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John Isner returns a shot to Andy Murray of Britain during a quarterfinal match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Roger Federer, of Switzerland, gestures to the crowd after defeating Juan Monaco, of Argentina, in the fourth round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, gestures to the crowd after defeating Juan Monaco, of Argentina, in the fourth round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Juan Monaco, of Argentina, returns to Roger Federer, of Switzerland, in the fourth round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Juan Monaco, of Argentina, returns to Roger Federer, of Switzerland, in the fourth round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, serves against Svetlana Kuznetsova, of Russia, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Caroline Wozniacki, of Denmark, serves against Svetlana Kuznetsova, of Russia, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Carla Suarez Navarro, of Spain, returns to Andrea Pekovic, of Germany, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Carla Suarez Navarro, of Spain, returns to Andrea Pekovic, of Germany, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andrea Pekovic, of Germany, returns against Carla Suarez Navarro, of Spain, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andrea Pekovic, of Germany, returns against Carla Suarez Navarro, of Spain, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Mardy Fish returns a shot against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Mardy Fish returns a shot against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France returns a shot to Mardy Fish during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France returns a shot to Mardy Fish during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Nikolay Davydenko of Russia serves to Novak Djokovic of Serbia during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Nikolay Davydenko of Russia serves to Novak Djokovic of Serbia during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France returns a shot to Fernando Verdasco of Spain during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France returns a shot to Fernando Verdasco of Spain during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot to Nikolay Davydenko of Russia during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns a shot to Nikolay Davydenko of Russia during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia reacts during her match against Akgul Amanmuradova of Uzbekistan during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Svetlana Kuznetsova of Russia reacts during her match against Akgul Amanmuradova of Uzbekistan during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Fernando Verdasco of Spain returns a shot to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Fernando Verdasco of Spain returns a shot to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Ana Ivanovic of Serbia reacts after beating Sloane Stephens during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Ana Ivanovic of Serbia reacts after beating Sloane Stephens during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Sloane Stephens reacts during her match against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Sloane Stephens reacts during her match against Ana Ivanovic of Serbia during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andy Roddick, of the United States, acknowledges the crowd after defeating Jack Sock, also of the United States, 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andy Roddick, of the United States, acknowledges the crowd after defeating Jack Sock, also of the United States, 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Jack Sock, of the United States, returns to Andy Roddick, also of the United States, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Jack Sock, of the United States, returns to Andy Roddick, also of the United States, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Nadia Petrova, of Russia, returns to Samantha Stosur, of Australia, in the third round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Nadia Petrova, of Russia, returns to Samantha Stosur, of Australia, in the third round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Maria Kirilenko, of Russia, serves against Christina McHale, of the United States, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Maria Kirilenko, of Russia, serves against Christina McHale, of the United States, during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

David Ferrer, of Spain, returns to James Blake, of the United States, during the second round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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David Ferrer, of Spain, returns to James Blake, of the United States, during the second round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Sabine Lisicki of Germany returns a shot to Irina Falconi during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Sabine Lisicki of Germany returns a shot to Irina Falconi during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot to Nicolas Mahut of France during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Rafael Nadal of Spain returns a shot to Nicolas Mahut of France during the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Bojana Jovanovski, of Serbia, returns against Serena Williams, of the United States, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Bojana Jovanovski, of Serbia, returns against Serena Williams, of the United States, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Serena Williams, of the United States, returns against Bojana Jovanovski, of Serbia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Serena Williams, of the United States, returns against Bojana Jovanovski, of Serbia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Serena Williams, of the United States, returns against Bojana Jovanovski, of Serbia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Serena Williams, of the United States, returns against Bojana Jovanovski, of Serbia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andrey Golubev, of Kazakhstan, argues a call with the chair during his loss to Rafael Nadall during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andrey Golubev, of Kazakhstan, argues a call with the chair during his loss to Rafael Nadall during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Rafael Nadal, of Spain, celebrates his 6-3, 7-6 (1), 7-5 victory over Andrey Golubev, of Kazakhstan, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Rafael Nadal, of Spain, celebrates his 6-3, 7-6 (1), 7-5 victory over Andrey Golubev, of Kazakhstan, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Andrey Golubev, of Kazakhstan, returns to Rafael Nadal, of Spain, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Andrey Golubev, of Kazakhstan, returns to Rafael Nadal, of Spain, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Rafael Nadal, of Spain, tosses the ball on a serve to Andrey Golubev, of Kazakhstan, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Rafael Nadal, of Spain, tosses the ball on a serve to Andrey Golubev, of Kazakhstan, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Roger Federer, of Switzerland, sets to return at the net against Santiago Giraldo, of Colombia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, sets to return at the net against Santiago Giraldo, of Colombia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns against Santiago Giraldo, of Colombia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Roger Federer, of Switzerland, returns against Santiago Giraldo, of Colombia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Gael Monfils, of France, volleys the ball to Grigor†Dimitrov, of Bulgaria, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Gael Monfils, of France, volleys the ball to Grigor†Dimitrov, of Bulgaria, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Venus Williams, of the United States, returns against Vesna Dolonts, of Russia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Venus Williams, of the United States, returns against Vesna Dolonts, of Russia, during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Viktor Troicki of Serbia reacts while playing Alejandro Falla of Colombia during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Viktor Troicki of Serbia reacts while playing Alejandro Falla of Colombia during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Dominika Cibulkova, of Slovakia returns a shot to Shuai Zhang of China during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Dominika Cibulkova, of Slovakia returns a shot to Shuai Zhang of China during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Maria Sharapova of Russia, left, shakes hands with Heather Watson of Britain during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. Sharapova won 3-6, 7-5, 6-3.
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Maria Sharapova of Russia, left, shakes hands with Heather Watson of Britain during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York. Sharapova won 3-6, 7-5, 6-3.

Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a ball to Heather Watson of the United Kingdom during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Maria Sharapova of Russia returns a ball to Heather Watson of the United Kingdom during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Misaki Doi of Japan returns a ball to Laura Pous-Tio of Spain during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Misaki Doi of Japan returns a ball to Laura Pous-Tio of Spain during the first round of the U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York.

Roger Federer
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Roger Federer