List of Top Seeds in Men’s Singles at US Open 2021

Novak Djokovic, top seed at US Open 2021 will look to claim his 21st Grandslam title at Flushing Meadows.

Novak Djokovic Daniil Medvedev
Novak Djokovic Daniil Medvedev

US Open 2021, the final Grandslam of the year will commence from August 30 at the Flushing Meadows. Last year, the tournament was played behind closed doors, however, this year, the Grandslam will be played with fans being present in the stadium.

Dominic Thiem is the defending champion at US Open, however, he will not be present at this year’s event owing to an injury. Moreover, the likes of Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer have also pulled out from the US Open this year. Novak Djokovic, 20 time Grandslam champion will be the top seed at Flushing Meadows.

Novak Djokovic has already claimed three Grandslam titles this year, and will look to claim his fourth major of the year at US Open. Daniil Medvedev, runner-up at the 2019 edition will enter the tournament as the second seed. Greek tennis sensation, Stefanos Tsitsipas will be the third seed at US Open 2021.

Alexander Zverev and Andrey Rublev among top seeds at US Open 2021

Alexander Zverev
Alexander Zverev

Alexander Zverev who claimed the Cincinnati Open title last week is seeded fourth at US Open 2021. The German finished as the runner-up last year, after he lost a five set thriller to Dominic Thiem. Andrey Rublev, runner-up at Cincinnati Open is seeded fifth.

Matteo Berrettini, runner-up at Wimbledon 2021 is seeded sixth at US Open 2021. Denis Shapovalov who reached the semifinals of Wimbledon last month is seeded seventh at Flushing Meadows. Casper Ruud has had a sensational season so far, and is seeded eighth. Pablo Carreno Busta, who claimed the bronze medal at Tokyo Olympics is seeded ninth.Men’s Singles Top Seeds at US Open 2021

Men’s Singles Top seeds at US Open 2021

  • Novak Djokovic
  • Daniil Medvedev
  • Stefanos Tsitsipas
  • Alexander Zverev
  • Andrey Rublev
  • Matteo Berrettini
  • Denis Shapovalov
  • Casper Ruud
  • Pablo Carreno Busta
  • Hubert Hurkacz

Pablo Carreno Busta reached the semifinals last year, where he lost to Alexander Zverev. Hubert Hurkacz, the surprise semifinalist at Wimbledon 2021 will complete the top 10, being the tenth seed.

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