Roger Federer was the three-time defending champion. He won his 4th straight US Open title beating first-time Grand Slam finalist Novak Djokovic in the final 7–6 (7–4) , 7–6 (7–2) , 6–4. It was Federer's 12th major title overall and his third out of three years in which he won three of the four majors in a single calendar season. [207]

Seeds

Qualifying draw

Draw

Key

Finals

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
1 Roger Federer 7 7 7 7 6
5 Andy Roddick 6 5 6 4 2
1 Roger Federer 7 6 7
4 Nikolay Davydenko 5 1 5
4 Nikolay Davydenko 6 6 6
10 Tommy Haas 3 3 4
1 Roger Federer 7 7 7 7 6
3 Novak Djokovic 6 4 6 2 4
17 Carlos Moyà 4 6 7 1
3 Novak Djokovic 6 7 9 6
3 Novak Djokovic 6 6 6
15 David Ferrer 4 4 3
20 Juan Ignacio Chela 2 3 5
15 David Ferrer 6 6 7

Top half

Section 1

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1 R Federer 6 6 6
Q S Jenkins 3 2 4 1 R Federer 6 6 6
Q R Schüttler 7 3 7 7 4 3 Q P Capdeville 1 4 4
Q P Capdeville 5 6 6 4 6 6 1 R Federer 6 4 6 6 6
Q T Ascione 2 0 r WC J Isner 7 7 2 4 2
Q R de Voest 6 3 Q R de Voest 3 3 6 4
WC J Isner 6 4 7 7 7 7 6 WC J Isner 6 6 7 7
26 J Nieminen 7 7 6 4 6 5 4 1 R Federer 3 6 6 6
21 JC Ferrero 3 4 4 F López 6 4 1 4
F López 6 6 6 F López 6 3 7 3 6 7 7
R Kendrick 6 4 3 4 I Andreev 7 7 5 6 4 6 5
I Andreev 7 7 6 6 F López 3 6 7 7 7
WC D Young 6 2 6 6 6 WC D Young 6 3 6 5 5
C Guccione 7 7 3 2 3 WC D Young w/o
S Roitman 5 1 2 13 R Gasquet
13 R Gasquet 7 6 6

Section 2

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
9 T Berdych 6 7 7 6
M Gicquel 3 6 0 2 9 T Berdych 7 6 6
S Bolelli 6 6 3 6 S Bolelli 5 3 3
J Benneteau 3 4 6 1 9 T Berdych 7 7 6 7 7
G Simon 6 6 F Verdasco 6 2 1 6 3
Q A Waske 4 1 r G Simon 0 4 3
F Verdasco 3 1 6 6 6 F Verdasco 6 6 6
22 P-H Mathieu 6 6 4 3 3 9 T Berdych 6 6 0 r
32 I Karlović 6 5 4 6 7 8 4 5 A Roddick 7 8 2
A Clément 7 7 6 4 6 6 6 A Clément 4 6 4 7 11 6 1
T Johansson 2 7 7 6 6 T Johansson 6 7 7 6 9 7 7
N Massú 6 6 3 3 3 T Johansson 3 2 0
J Acasuso 6 6 2 6 6 5 A Roddick 6 6 6
M Vassallo 4 7 7 3 4 J Acasuso 6 1 2 r
J Gimelstob 6 6 3 3 5 A Roddick 4 6 6
5 A Roddick 7 8 6 6

Section 3

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
4 N Davydenko 6 6 6
WC J Levine 4 0 1 4 N Davydenko 6 6 6
N Kiefer 6 7 7 6 N Kiefer 2 2 2
V Spadea 2 6 1 3 4 N Davydenko 7 6 7
P Luczak 6 4 3 6 6 28 N Almagro 5 0 5
L Horna 7 7 6 7 8 L Horna 4 2 1 r
WC A Kuznetsov 4 0 6 4 28 N Almagro 6 6 2
28 N Almagro 6 6 7 7 4 N Davydenko 6 6 6
19 A Murray 6 6 6 H-t Lee 1 3 4
Q P Cuevas 2 3 0 19 A Murray 5 6 6 4 6
JP Guzmán 3 6 4 2 J Björkman 7 3 1 6 1
J Björkman 6 7 7 6 19 A Murray 3 3 6 5
D Hrbatý 7 7 4 5 7 8 4 H-t Lee 6 6 2 7
H-t Lee 6 4 6 7 6 6 6 H-t Lee 7 7 6
R Ramírez Hidalgo 3 6 5 3 14 G Cañas 5 5 3
14 G Cañas 6 4 7 6

Section 4

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
10 T Haas 6 5 7 6 6
Q S Darcis 7 7 5 3 4 10 T Haas 4 6 6 7
B Becker 6 6 4 4 1 Q P Petzschner 6 3 2 5
Q P Petzschner 2 3 6 6 6 10 T Haas 6 6 3 4 6
P Goldstein 1 1 r S Grosjean 2 4 6 6 3
S Grosjean 6 4 S Grosjean 6 6 6 6 6
M Mirnyi 6 7 3 7 8 M Mirnyi 4 7 8 4 3
18 M Baghdatis 3 5 6 6 6 10 T Haas 4 6 3 6 7 7
29 F Volandri 3 6 4 4 6 J Blake 6 4 6 0 6 4
M Llodra 6 4 6 6 M Llodra 1 3 3
S Koubek 7 7 6 6 S Koubek 6 6 6
S Querrey 6 1 1 1 S Koubek 4 6 6 5 1
F Santoro 6 6 8 6 6 6 J Blake 6 3 7 7 6
A Montañés 1 7 10 2 1 F Santoro 4 6 2 6 4
M Russell 6 6 3 6 4 6 J Blake 6 3 6 4 6
6 J Blake 7 8 6 7 7

Bottom half

Section 5

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
8 T Robredo 6 7 7 6
LL B Reynolds 3 6 5 1 8 T Robredo 6 3 6 6 7 6
M Fish 6 6 6 M Fish 4 6 4 7 9 4
Q B Echagaray 4 1 2 8 T Robredo 1 3 2
Q M Przysiężny 1 6 1 6 4 E Gulbis 6 6 6
M Berrer 6 4 6 7 7 M Berrer 6 4 2 1
E Gulbis 7 7 7 6 E Gulbis 7 7 6 6
30 P Starace 5 6 4 3 E Gulbis 5 2 7 7 4
17 C Moyá 6 6 6 17 C Moyá 7 6 6 5 6
Q B Phau 1 2 4 17 C Moyá 6 6 7
G García-López 6 3 5 6 5 I Kunitsyn 4 4 5 3
I Kunitsyn 4 6 7 2 7 17 C Moyá 4 7 7 7 4 6
M Zabaleta 2 2 4 P Kohlschreiber 6 5 6 5 6 4
P Kohlschreiber 6 6 6 P Kohlschreiber 3 6 6 6
N Devilder 0 1 2 11 M Youzhny 6 4 3 3
11 M Youzhny 6 6 6

Section 6

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16 L Hewitt 6 6 6
A Delić 2 4 2 16 L Hewitt 6 4 4 2
A Seppi 4 4 6 5 A Calleri 4 6 6 6
A Calleri 6 6 3 7 A Calleri 6 5 2 4
Q D Sela 5 6 6 6 23 J Mónaco 7 7 6 6
N Lapentti 7 2 1 3 Q D Sela 4 0 7 7 4
É Roger-Vasselin 2 6 1 5 23 J Mónaco 6 6 6 1 6
23 J Mónaco 6 3 6 7 23 J Mónaco 5 6 2 7 8 1
31 J Melzer 6 7 7 3 N Djokovic 7 7 7 6 6 6
D Hartfield 4 5 5 31 J Melzer 3 1 4
JM del Potro 6 6 6 JM del Potro 6 6 6
N Mahut 0 4 2 JM del Potro 1 3 4
C Berlocq 6 3 7 7 4 2 3 N Djokovic 6 6 6
R Štěpánek 7 7 6 4 6 6 R Štěpánek 7 7 6 5 7 5 6 2
LL R Haase 2 1 3 3 N Djokovic 6 4 7 7 5 7 7 7
3 N Djokovic 6 6 6

Section 7

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7 F González 4 1 6 7 4
T Gabashvili 6 6 3 5 6 T Gabashvili 2 3 1
R Ginepri 6 6 6 R Ginepri 6 6 6
O Rochus 0 3 1 R Ginepri 7 4 6 4 3
S Wawrinka 4 6 4 6 7 S Wawrinka 5 6 4 6 6
E Korolev 6 3 6 4 5 S Wawrinka 6 6 6
Q F Dancevic 5 6 5 6 7 25 M Safin 3 3 3
25 M Safin 7 7 7 7 9 S Wawrinka 6 2 6 6 6 4
20 JI Chela 6 6 7 7 20 JI Chela 4 6 7 8 1 6
WC M McClune 2 1 6 0 20 JI Chela 6 6 7
D Udomchoke 7 7 3 1 6 6 2 WC W Odesnik 3 1 5
WC W Odesnik 6 2 6 6 3 7 7 20 JI Chela 6 6 5 2 6 6
Q A Pavel 3 6 6 7 12 I Ljubičić 4 7 7 6 3 3
Q D Meffert 6 3 2 5 Q A Pavel 3 4 6 6
K Vliegen 1 6 1 1 12 I Ljubičić 6 6 7 8
12 I Ljubičić 6 7 7 6

Section 8

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
15 D Ferrer 6 6 6
F Mayer 3 2 3 15 D Ferrer 4 6 6 6
F Serra 6 3 7 7 6 6 F Serra 6 3 3 2
W Eschauer 7 7 6 2 4 2 15 D Ferrer 6 3 4 7 7 7
X Malisse 6 6 5 6 7 24 D Nalbandian 3 6 6 6 5 5
K Pless 4 7 7 3 5 X Malisse 4 4 2
I Navarro 5 6 4 6 6 24 D Nalbandian 6 6 6
24 D Nalbandian 7 7 7 7 8 15 D Ferrer 6 3 6 7 7 6
27 D Tursunov 4 6 3 4 2 R Nadal 7 7 4 6 4 2
T Henman 6 3 6 6 T Henman 6 2 6 5 4
J-W Tsonga 7 6 6 J-W Tsonga 7 7 2 7 6
Ó Hernández 5 1 3 J-W Tsonga 6 3 2 1
J Tipsarević 5 6 6 6 2 R Nadal 7 7 6 6
WC R Sweeting 7 2 4 2 J Tipsarević 2 3 2 r
WC A Jones 5 6 4 1 2 R Nadal 6 6 3
2 R Nadal 7 3 6 6