|Venue: Flushing Meadows, New York Date: 29 August-11 September|
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Britain’s Emma Raducanu has been handed a tricky begin in opposition to France’s Alize Cornet when she returns to New York to defend her US Open title.
Raducanu, seeded eleventh, shocked the world final yr by successful the foremost as just a little identified 18-year-old qualifier.
Cornet, ranked thirty seventh on the earth, is an skilled and proficient participant with some notable outcomes on the majors.
Serena Williams will play Danka Kovinic as she begins what is about to be the ultimate match of her profession.
The American nice, who turns 41 subsequent month, may face second seed Anett Kontaveit within the second spherical if she beats the Montenegrin.
British males’s primary Cameron Norrie is seeded seventh and performs Frenchman Benoit Paire, whereas 2012 champion Andy Murray begins in opposition to Argentine twenty fourth seed Francisco Cerundolo.
Kyle Edmund, the previous British primary who remains to be firstly of a comeback after nearly two years out with a knee harm, has been drawn in opposition to Norwegian fifth seed Casper Ruud.
One of the vital eye-catching first-round matches within the males’s draw pits Australia’s Nick Kyrgios in opposition to his doubles companion and good good friend Thanasi Kokkinakis.
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