The US Open is the final Grand Slam of the season in the tennis calendar. On Monday 28th of August, the 2017 US Open will take place at the Flushing Meadows, in New York.
Key players that will not take part in this years competition are, Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka, Milos Roanic, Kei Nishikori and Andy Murray all out due to injury. In the womens section, the inclusion of Sharapova reinforces the stiff competiton amongst the ladies.
Here are some of the Day 1 fixtures
Tennys Sandgen vs Marin Cilic
Darian King vs Alexander Zverev
Jo-Wilfred Tsonga vs Marius Copil
Garbine Muguruza vs Varvara Lepchenko
Venus Williams vs Viktoria Kuzmova
Maria Sharapova vs Simona Halep
Sloane Stephens vs Roberta Vinci
Day 1 starts at 17:00 pm South African time