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2008 US Open
Champion :   Switzerland Roger Federer
Runner-up :   United Kingdom Andy Murray
Final score :   6–2, 7–5, 6–2
Events
Singles   men   women       boys   girls
Doubles   men   women   mixed   boys   girls
Other events
Legends    men    women    mixed
WC Singles    men    women    quad
WC Doubles    men    women    quad

Roger Federer was the defending champion, and won in the final 6–2, 7–5, 6–2, against Andy Murray.

Contents

Seeds

  1. Spain Rafael Nadal (Semifinals)
  2. Switzerland Roger Federer (Champion)
  3. Serbia Novak Djoković (Semifinals)
  4. Spain David Ferrer (Third Round)
  5. Russia Nikolay Davydenko (Fourth Round)
  6. United Kingdom Andy Murray (Final)
  7. Argentina David Nalbandian (Third Round)
  8. United States Andy Roddick (Quarterfinals)
  9. United States James Blake (Third Round)
  10. Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka (Fourth Round)
  11. Chile Fernando González (Fourth Round)
  12. France Richard Gasquet (First Round)
  13. Spain Fernando Verdasco (Third Round)
  14. Croatia Ivo Karlović (Third Round)
  15. Spain Tommy Robredo (Fourth Round)
  16. France Gilles Simon (Third Round)
  1. Argentina Juan Martín del Potro (Quarterfinals)
  2. Spain Nicolás Almagro (Third Round)
  3. France Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (Third Round)
  4. Germany Nicolas Kiefer (First Round, retired)
  5. Russia Mikhail Youzhny (withdrew due to illness)
  6. Czech Republic Tomáš Berdych (First Round)
  7. Russia Igor Andreev (Fourth Round)
  8. France Paul-Henri Mathieu (Second Round)
  9. Germany Philipp Kohlschreiber (Second Round, retired)
  10. Russia Dmitry Tursunov (Third Round)
  11. Spain Feliciano López (First Round)
  12. Czech Republic Radek Štěpánek (Third Round)
  13. Argentina Juan Mónaco (First Round)
  14. Croatia Marin Čilić (Third Round)
  15. Italy Andreas Seppi (Third Round)
  16. France Gaël Monfils (Fourth Round)

Draw

Key

Finals

  Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
                                                   
  1  Spain Rafael Nadal 3 6 6 6    
   United States Mardy Fish 6 1 4 2    
  1  Spain Rafael Nadal 2 65 6 4    
  6  United Kingdom Andy Murray 6 7 4 6    
17  Argentina Juan Martín del Potro 62 61 6 5  
  6  United Kingdom Andy Murray 7 7 4 7    
    6  United Kingdom Andy Murray 2 5 2    
  2  Switzerland Roger Federer 6 7 6    
  8  United States Andy Roddick 2 3 6 65    
3  Serbia Novak Djoković 6 6 3 7    
3  Serbia Novak Djoković 3 7 5 2  
  2  Switzerland Roger Federer 6 5 7 6    
Q  Luxembourg Gilles Müller 65 4 65    
  2  Switzerland Roger Federer 7 6 7      

Top Half

Section 1

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
1  Spain R Nadal 7 6 7      
Q  Germany B Phau 64 3 64         1  Spain R Nadal 6 6 6      
Q  United States R DeHeart 7 5 6 3 6   Q  United States R DeHeart 1 2 4      
   Belgium O Rochus 64 7 4 6 4       1  Spain R Nadal 6 6 6      
   Serbia V Troicki 7 6 6              Serbia V Troicki 4 3 0      
WC  Australia C Ball 63 0 1            Serbia V Troicki 2 6 6 3  
   Peru L Horna 2 3 2       25  Germany P Kohlschreiber 6 3 4 0 r  
25  Germany P Kohlschreiber 6 6 6           1  Spain R Nadal 6 5 7 6  
22  Czech Republic T Berdych 3 1 2              United States S Querrey 2 7 62 3  
   United States S Querrey 6 6 6            United States S Querrey 7 6 4 6    
   Spain P Andujar 4 2 2          France N Devilder 66 4 6 3    
   France N Devilder 6 6 6              United States S Querrey 7 7 6    
   Germany R Schuettler 68 0 0 r         14  Croatia I Karlović 65 65 2      
   France F Serra 7 6 2            France F Serra 65 4 2    
Q  Czech Republic J Minář 5 1 4       14  Croatia I Karlović 7 6 6      
14  Croatia I Karlović 7 6 6      

Section 2

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
9  United States J Blake 6 3 6 4 6  
   United States D Young 1 6 1 6 4     9  United States J Blake 4 6 1      
   Germany D Gremelmayr 1 7 64 4        Belgium S Darcis 6 3 0 r    
   Belgium S Darcis 6 66 7 6         9  United States J Blake 3 3 64      
   United States M Fish 7 63 6 6            United States M Fish 6 6 7      
Q  Australia R Smeets 64 7 3 4          United States M Fish 6 3 6 6  
   France S Grosjean 7 65 3 2     24  France P-H Mathieu 2 6 3 4    
24  France P-H Mathieu 64 7 6 6            United States M Fish 7 6 6    
32  France G Monfils 6 6 6           32  France G Monfils 5 2 2    
Q  Uruguay P Cuevas 4 4 1         32  France G Monfils 6 6 3 6    
   Russia E Korolev 7 6 7          Russia E Korolev 2 3 6 4    
   Sweden R Söderling 64 3 69           32  France G Monfils 6 6 6    
LL  Kazakhstan A Golubev 6 6 6           7  Argentina D Nalbandian 3 4 2      
WC  United States B Evans 4 3 2         LL  Kazakhstan A Golubev 2 4 2    
   Brazil M Daniel 1 2 4       7  Argentina D Nalbandian 6 6 6      
7  Argentina D Nalbandian 6 6 6      

Section 3

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
4  Spain D Ferrer 7 6 6      
   Argentina M Vassallo Arguello 61 2 2         4  Spain D Ferrer 4 7 6 7    
Q  Germany A Beck 7 6 7       Q  Germany A Beck 6 5 3 65    
   United States J Isner 65 4 63           4  Spain D Ferrer 4 4 6 6 5  
Q  United States R Sweeting 5 5 6 2            Japan K Nishikori 6 6 3 2 7  
   Croatia R Karanušić 7 7 3 6          Croatia R Karanušić 1 5 r    
   Japan K Nishikori 6 6 5 6        Japan K Nishikori 6 7        
29  Argentina J Monaco 2 2 7 2            Japan K Nishikori 3 4 3    
17  Argentina JM del Potro 4 7 6 6         17  Argentina JM del Potro 6 6 6    
   Argentina G Cañas 6 60 4 1       17  Argentina JM del Potro 4 6 7 6    
   Spain O Hernandez 3 7 4 5        Brazil T Bellucci 6 1 5 3    
   Brazil T Bellucci 6 65 6 7         17  Argentina JM del Potro 6 64 6 3 6
   Germany M Berrer 4 2 2           16  France G Simon 4 7 1 6 3  
   Argentina J Acasuso 6 6 6            Argentina J Acasuso 4 1 4    
   Spain M Granollers 4 3 7 2     16  France G Simon 6 6 6      
16  France G Simon 6 6 5 6    

Section 4

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
10  Switzerland S Wawrinka 7 6 6      
   Italy S Bolelli 65 3 3         10  Switzerland S Wawrinka 6 7 6      
   United States W Odesnik 2 6 4 6 6      United States W Odesnik 4 66 2      
   Italy F Fognini 6 0 6 3 4       10  Switzerland S Wawrinka 5 64 6 6 6  
   Ecuador N Lapentti 4 6 6 4 3       LL  Italy F Cipolla 7 7 4 0 4  
   Chinese Taipei Y-h Lu 6 1 4 6 6        Chinese Taipei Y-h Lu 1 6 62 4  
Q  Czech Republic J Hernych 7 4 6 60 64   LL  Italy F Cipolla 6 4 7 6    
LL  Italy F Cipolla 62 6 2 7 7       10  Switzerland S Wawrinka 1 3 3    
27  Spain F Lopez 6 65 2 6 4       6  United Kingdom A Murray 6 6 6    
   Austria J Melzer 4 7 6 2 6        Austria J Melzer 6 6 6      
   Czech Republic J Vanek 3 6 6 7        Czech Republic J Vanek 0 2 2      
Q  Switzerland S Bohli 6 3 2 5            Austria J Melzer 7 6 65 1 3
   Russia T Gabashvili 3 7 65 64         6  United Kingdom A Murray 65 4 7 6 6  
   France M Llodra 6 5 7 7          France M Llodra 4 6 5 67  
   Argentina S Roitman 3 4 0       6  United Kingdom A Murray 6 1 7 7    
6  United Kingdom A Murray 6 6 6      

Bottom Half

Section 5

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
8  United States A Roddick 6 6 6      
   France F Santoro 2 2 2         8  United States A Roddick 3 7 6 7    
   Latvia E Gulbis 7 6 7          Latvia E Gulbis 6 5 2 5    
   Sweden T Johansson 5 1 63           8  United States A Roddick 6 7 7      
   Spain G García López 4 6 6 6         31  Italy A Seppi 2 5 64      
   Slovakia D Hrbatý 6 3 4 4          Spain G García López 2 6 2 2  
   South Korea H-t Lee 3 5 6 6 3   31  Italy A Seppi 6 4 6 6    
31  Italy A Seppi 6 7 3 3 6       8  United States A Roddick 6 6 6    
20  Germany N Kiefer 6 1 4 1 r       11  Chile F González 2 4 1    
   Czech Republic I Minář 4 6 6 4          Czech Republic I Minář 7 6 4 3 2  
WC  United States S Jenkins 3 3 5          Finland J Nieminen 62 3 6 6 6  
   Finland J Nieminen 6 6 7              Finland J Nieminen 5 4 7 1  
   United States B Reynolds 6 63 2 6 7       11  Chile F González 7 6 63 6    
Q  Czech Republic T Zib 4 7 6 4 64        United States B Reynolds 66 4 4    
   Spain I Navarro 63 3 6 65     11  Chile F González 7 6 6      
11  Chile F González 7 6 4 7    

Section 6

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
15  Spain T Robredo 7 6 6      
   Germany M Zverev 64 2 1         15  Spain T Robredo 4 7 6 6    
   United States V Spadea 6 2 3 6 4      Russia M Safin 6 64 4 0    
   Russia M Safin 3 6 6 4 6       15  Spain T Robredo 7 6 6      
LL  Pakistan A-u-H Qureshi 4 7 62 2         19  France J-W Tsonga 62 2 3      
   Spain C Moya 6 65 7 6          Spain C Moya 6 3 4 4  
   Spain S Ventura 7 4 2 3     19  France J-W Tsonga 4 6 6 6    
19  France J-W Tsonga 63 6 6 6         15  Spain T Robredo 6 2 3 7 3
30  Croatia M Čilić 4 7 6 67 6       3  Serbia N Djoković 4 6 6 5 6
   France J Benneteau 6 5 3 7 2     30  Croatia M Čilić 6 2 6 7    
   United States R Ginepri 6 6 7          United States R Ginepri 4 6 2 5    
WC  United States A Delic 1 2 65           30  Croatia M Čilić 7 5 4 60  
Q  United States R Kendrick 7 6 5 7         3  Serbia N Djoković 67 7 6 7    
   France N Mahut 63 4 7 5       Q  United States R Kendrick 68 4 4    
   France A Clément 3 3 4       3  Serbia N Djoković 7 6 6      
3  Serbia N Djoković 6 6 6      

Section 7

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
5  Russia N Davydenko 6 6 6      
   Israel D Sela 3 3 3         5  Russia N Davydenko 6 6 7      
WC  United States A Krajicek 2 2 1          Argentina A Calleri 4 4 62      
   Argentina A Calleri 6 6 6           5  Russia N Davydenko 6 7 6      
   Spain A Montañés 65 3 6 3         26  Russia D Tursunov 2 64 3      
   Romania V Hănescu 7 6 2 6          Romania V Hănescu 7 3 4 2  
   Argentina E Schwank 5 6 5 65     26  Russia D Tursunov 62 6 6 6    
26  Russia D Tursunov 7 4 7 7         5  Russia N Davydenko 4 6 3 610  
18  Spain N Almagro 6 6 7           Q  Luxembourg G Müller 6 4 6 7  
   Canada F Dancevic 3 4 5         18  Spain N Almagro 6 6 6      
WC  United States S Warburg 6 1         WC  United States S Warburg 3 4 4      
   Serbia J Tipsarević 2 0 r           18  Spain N Almagro 7 6 65 66 5
WC  France L Recouderc 4 0 6 4         Q  Luxembourg G Müller 63 3 7 7 7  
Q  Luxembourg G Müller 6 6 4 6       Q  Luxembourg G Müller 2 2 7 6 6
   Germany T Haas 63 6 5 7 6      Germany T Haas 6 6 65 3 3  
12  France R Gasquet 7 4 7 5 2  

Section 8

First Round   Second Round   Third Round   Fourth Round
13  Spain F Verdasco 6 6 6      
   Russia I Kunitsyn 3 4 1         13  Spain F Verdasco 65 7 6 66 6  
Q  Portugal R Machado 6 7 6       Q  Portugal R Machado 7 65 4 7 0  
Q  South Africa R de Voest 4 67 1           13  Spain F Verdasco 2 4 4      
   Portugal F Gil 6 3 2 3         23  Russia I Andreev 6 6 6      
   France J Chardy 3 6 6 6          France J Chardy 63 4 3    
   France M Gicquel 63 4 4       23  Russia I Andreev 7 6 6      
23  Russia I Andreev 7 6 6           23  Russia I Andreev 7 65 3 6 3
28  Czech Republic R Štěpánek 7 6 6           2  Switzerland R Federer 65 7 6 3 6
   Italy P Starace 5 3 1         28  Czech Republic R Štěpánek 6 6 63 6    
WC  United States J Levine 3 6 66 66        Australia C Guccione 4 4 7 2    
   Australia C Guccione 6 3 7 7         28  Czech Republic R Štěpánek 3 3 2    
Q  Brazil T Alves 4 1 6 7 6       2  Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6      
Q  Chile P Capdeville 6 6 1 62 4     Q  Brazil T Alves 3 5 4    
   Argentina M González 3 0 3       2  Switzerland R Federer 6 7 6      
2  Switzerland R Federer 6 6 6      

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