Patrick Rafter from Australia won both 1997 and 1998 us open and then became world number 1 in 1999.
The 2011 US golf open was won by Rory Mcilroy and the 2011 US tennis open, was won in the mens by Novak Djokovic and in the womens by Samantha Stosur.
Serena Williams won the tournament in 1999, winning her first slam, beating Martina Hingis in the final.
Rafael Nadal won the US Open in 2010 for men's singles
Roger Federer won the men's title in 2008, beating Andy Murray in the final. Serena Williams won the women's title, beating Jelena Jankovic in the final.
The cast of The 1999 US Open Tennis Championships - 1999 includes: Michael Barkann as himself Bill Macatee as himself John McEnroe as himself
Rafael Nadal won the US Open for men's singles.
Rafael Nadal won the 2010 U.S. Open in men's singles.
The biggest titles of tennis are won in the Grand Slams: Wimbledon, US Open, French Open, and Australian Open.