A player poised to become a men's tennis superstar for years to come and a Grand Slam return for one of the sport's biggest names highlight the prime-time draw on Day 1 of the 2017 U.S. Open. Monday's night action at Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City features No. 4 Alexander "Sascha" Zverev taking on unranked Darian King and No. 2 Simona Halep getting a very tough opening-round in the form of Maria Sharapova.
The U.S. Open, the final Grand Slam of the 2017 season, began on Monday in New York, with a number of top players opening their tournament. Below, we'll break down the day's results and top storylines. Monday's opening day wasn't without its share of upsets. Perhaps none was bigger than No. 7 Johanna Konta dropping to Aleksandra Krunic after taking the first set. Krunic, to her credit, has reached the fourth round of the U.S. Open before, so she was hardly a pushover.
Last month, 20 years after winning her only Wimbledon singles crown, Martina Hingis partnered with Jamie Murray of Britain — the brother of Andy Murray — to take the mixed-doubles title at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club. It was the eighth Grand Slam doubles title that Hingis, now 36, has won since coming out of retirement in 2013 — yet another demonstration of the racket skills and tactical brilliance that make her one of the craftiest players tennis has ever known.
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