Tuesday August 26th, 2014

The 2014 U.S. Open begins Aug. 25 and runs until Sept. 9, when the men's singles final takes place.

Novak Djokovic has the top men's seed. He has reached the U.S. Open final for the past four years and won the title in 2011.

The second seed, Roger Federer, is seeded at the U.S. Open for his 14th consecutive year, which ties him with Ivan Lendl for the second longest streak in the Open era. Jimmy Connors was seeded for 18 straight years.

U.S. Open storylines, predictions, dark horses and more

Last year, Rafael Nadal won the tournament, but he was forced out of this year's field with a wrist injury
 
In the women's bracket, Serena Williams drew the top seed at the tournament she has won for the past two years. She won her first first Grand Slam at the U.S. Open in 1999.​ Williams has not won a Grand Slam event in 2014.
 
U.S. Open TV Schedule
 
Date Matches Time (ET) Network
Monday, Aug. 25 First Round 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tennis Channel
Monday, Aug. 25 First Round 1 p.m. - 6 p.m. ESPN
Monday, Aug. 25 First Round 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN2
Tuesday, Aug, 26 First Round 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tennis Chanel
Tuesday, Aug, 26 First Round 1 p.m. - 7 p.m. ESPN
Tuesday, Aug, 26 First Round 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN
Wednesday, Aug. 27 Men's First Round/Women's Second Round 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tennis Channel
Wednesday, Aug. 27 Men's First Round/Women's Second Round 1 p.m. - 6 p.m. ESPN
Wednesday, Aug. 27 Second Round 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN2
Thursday, Aug. 28 Second Round 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tennis Channel
Thursday, Aug. 28 Second Round 1 p.m. - 6 p.m. ESPN
Thursday, Aug. 28 Second Round 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN2
Friday, Aug. 29 Men's Second Round/Women's Third Round 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tennis Channel
Friday, Aug. 29 Men's Second Round/Women's Third Round 1 p.m. - 6 p.m. ESPN
Friday, Aug. 29 Men's Second Round/Women's Third Round 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN2
Saturday, Aug. 30 Third Round 11 a.m. - 12 noon CBS Sports Network
Saturday, Aug. 30 Third Round 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. CBS
Saturday, Aug. 30 Third Round 3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. CBS Sports Network
Saturday, Aug. 30 Third Round 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Tennis Channel
Sunday, Aug. 31 Men's Third Round/Women's Round of 16 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. CBS/CBS Sports Network
Sunday, Aug. 31 Men's Third Round/Women's Round of 16 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. Tennis Channel
Monday, Sept. 1 Round of 16 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. CBS/CBS Sports Network
Monday, Sept. 1 Round of 16 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN2
Tuesday, Sept. 2 Men's Round of 16/Women's Quarterfinals 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. ESPN
Tuesday, Sept. 2 Men's Round of 16/Various Doubles Matches 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tennis Channel
Tuesday, Sept. 2 Men's Round of 16/Women's Quarterfinal 7 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN
Wednesday, Sept. 3 Doubles/Juniors 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tennis Channel
Wednesday, Sept. 3 Quarterfinals 12 noon - 6 p.m. ESPN
Wednesday, Sept. 3 Quarterfinals 6 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN2
Thursday, Sept. 4 Doubles/Juniors 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. Tennis Channel
Thursday, Sept. 4 Men's Quarterfinals/Doubles 12 noon - 6 p.m. ESPN
Thursday, Sept. 4 Special Doubles Exhibition 7 p.m. - 8 p.m. Tennis Channel
Thursday, Sept. 4 Men's Quarterfinal 8 p.m. - 11 p.m. ESPN
Friday, Sept. 5 Mixed Doubles Final/Women's Singles Semifinals 12:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. CBS
Saturday, Sept. 6 Men's Singles Semifinals/Women's Singles Semifinals 12 noon - 6 p.m. CBS
Sunday, Sept. 7 Men's Doubles Final 12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. ESPN2
Sunday, Sept. 7 Women's Singles Final 4:30 p.m. - 7 p.m. CBS
Monday, Sept. 8 Men's Singles Final 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. CBS

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- Sarah Barshop

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