1975 US Open – Men's Singles

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Men's Singles
1975 US Open
Champion Spain Manuel Orantes
Runner-up United States Jimmy Connors
Final score 6–4, 6–3, 6–3
Events
Singles men women boys girls
Doubles men women mixed boys girls
Legends men women mixed
WC Singles men women quad
WC Doubles men women quad
← 1974 · US Open · 1976 →

Manuel Orantes defeated defending champion Jimmy Connors 6–4, 6–3, 6–3 in the final to win the Men's Singles tennis title at the 1975 US Open.

Seeds[edit]

The seeded players are listed below. Manuel Orantes is the champion; others show the round in which they were eliminated.

  1. United States Jimmy Connors (Finalist)
  2. Argentina Guillermo Vilas (Semifinalist)
  3. Spain Manuel Orantes (Champion)
  4. United States Arthur Ashe (Fourth round)
  5. Sweden Björn Borg (Semifinalist)
  6. Netherlands Tom Okker (Second round)
  7. Australia Tony Roche (Second round)
  8. Romania Ilie Năstase (Quarterfinalist)
  1. Australia Rod Laver (Fourth round)
  2. United States Roscoe Tanner (Third round)
  3. Mexico Raúl Ramírez (Fourth round)
  4. Australia John Alexander (Second round)
  5. United States Harold Solomon (Fourth round)
  6. United States Vitas Gerulaitis (Second round)
  7. Czechoslovakia Jan Kodeš (Fourth round)
  8. United States Cliff Richey (Second round)

Draw[edit]

Key[edit]

  • Q = Qualifier
  • WC = Wild Card
  • LL = Lucky Loser
  • r. = retired

Final Eight[edit]

Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
                                         
1 United States Jimmy Connors 6 6 6
Rhodesia Andrew Pattison 2 1 2
1 United States Jimmy Connors 7 7 7
5 Sweden Björn Borg 5 5 5
United States Eddie Dibbs 4 6 6 6
5 Sweden Björn Borg 6 7 4 7
1 United States Jimmy Connors 4 3 3
3 Spain Manuel Orantes 6 6 6
8 Romania Ilie Năstase 2 4 6 3
3 Spain Manuel Orantes 6 6 3 6
3 Spain Manuel Orantes 4 1 6 7 6
2 Argentina Guillermo Vilas 6 6 2 5 4
Chile Jaime Fillol Sr. 4 0 1
2 Argentina Guillermo Vilas 6 6 6

Section 1[edit]

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
1 United States Connors 6 6
Australia Masters 3 3 1 Connors 6 6
Czechoslovakia Hřebec 6 6 4 Taylor 2 0
United Kingdom Taylor 7 1 6 1 Connors 6 6
France Goven 6 6 Goven 3 1
Sweden Andersson 2 3 Goven 3 7 6
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Špear 7 6 Špear 6 5 0
United States McNair 5 0 1 Connors 6 6 5 6
13 United States Solomon 3 6 6 13 Solomon 4 2 7 3
Paraguay Pecci Sr. 6 2 2 13 Solomon 6 6
Australia Docherty 1 1 Molina 2 2
Colombia Molina 6 6 13 Solomon 4 6 7
Poland Fibak 6 6 Fibak 6 0 6
South Africa Yuill 3 0 Fibak 7 7
United States Krulevitz 6 4 3 Austin 6 5
United States Austin 3 6 6

Section 2[edit]

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
6 Netherlands Okker 6 6
West Germany Fassbender 4 2 6 Okker 3 4
Hungary Taróczy 6 6 Taróczy 6 6
Belgium Mignot 4 4 Taróczy 2 1
United Kingdom Lloyd 6 6 6 Hewitt 6 6
United States Graebner 7 2 3 Lloyd 0 6
South Africa Hewitt 6 7 Hewitt 6 7
Australia Stolle 2 6 Hewitt 4 2 6 2
12 Australia Alexander 7 6 Pattison 6 6 1 6
United States Riessen 6 1 12 Alexander 0 6
France Proisy 4 2 Pattison 6 7
Rhodesia Pattison 6 6 Pattison 5 6 7
South Africa Drysdale 6 6 Cano 7 4 5
United Kingdom Feaver 4 4 Drysdale 2 6 5
Argentina Cano 2 6 7 Cano 6 3 7
Chile Cornejo 6 0 6

Section 3[edit]

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
4 United States Ashe 6 7
United States Amaya 3 6 4 Ashe 6 6
India Amritraj 7 5 7 Amritraj 3 1
Japan Kamiwazumi 5 7 5 4 Ashe 6 6
South Africa Moore 2 6 1 Franulović 2 0
Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia Franulović 6 3 6 Franulović 5 7 6
United States Schoenfield 5 6 6 Muñoz 7 5 1
Spain Muñoz 7 3 7 4 Ashe 4 2 3
16 United States Richey 7 6 Dibbs 6 6 6
Mexico Lara 6 0 16 Richey 1 0
United States Dibbs 7 6 6 Dibbs 6 6
United States Owens 5 7 2 Dibbs 6 6
Colombia Velasco, Sr. 4 6 6 Higueras 3 0
Rhodesia Dowdeswell 6 4 4 Velasco, Sr. 4 6 1
Spain Higueras 6 6 Higueras 6 2 6
United States Fishbach 3 4

Section 4[edit]

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
5 Sweden Borg 6 6
United States Mayer 2 2 5 Borg 6 6
United States Estep 6 6 Estep 0 2
Bolivia Benavides 3 4 5 Borg 6 6
United States Brown 3 7 3 Case 3 3
Australia Lloyd 6 6 6 Lloyd 4 1
Australia Case 6 6 Case 6 6
United States Manson 2 4 5 Borg 6 6 2 6
9 Australia Laver 7 6 9 Laver 1 4 6 2
Spain Gisbert Sr 5 4 9 Laver 7 6
United States Ralston 6 7 5 Fillol 6 4
Chile Fillol 7 6 7 9 Laver 6 6
United States Andrews 6 6 Andrews 2 3
United States Whitlinger 2 0 Andrews 7 5 7
Czechoslovakia Holeček 6 6 Holeček 5 7 6
United States Reid 4 2

Section 5[edit]

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
Australia Warwick 6 7
Australia Phillips-Moore 2 6 Warwick 5 3
New Zealand Parun 6 6 Parun 7 6
United States Smith 4 2 Parun 6 3 3
Czechoslovakia Pala 6 7 11 Ramírez 1 6 6
India Amritraj 4 6 Pala 4 4
United States Van Dillen 2 7 5 11 Ramírez 6 6
11 Mexico Ramírez 6 6 7 11 Ramírez 4 7 0 7 3
United States Kreiss 2 4 8 Năstase 6 5 6 6 6
United Kingdom Cox 6 6 Cox 6 6
United States Neely 6 7 Neely 4 1
United States Gorman 3 6 Cox 0 4
Australia Stone 6 7 8 Năstase 6 6
Australia Carmichael 4 6 Stone 2 3
United States Lutz 2 1 8 Năstase 6 6
8 Romania Năstase 6 6

Section 6[edit]

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
Czechoslovakia Zednik 7 3 6
Sweden Johansson 6 6 7 Johansson 6 6
United States Turner 6 6 Turner 1 2
United States Scott 1 2 Johansson 5 4
United States Fagel 4 2 Jauffret 7 6
France Jauffret 6 6 Jauffret 7 7
Brazil Rasgado Jr 7 3 2 14 Gerulaitis 6 5
14 United States Gerulaitis 5 6 6 Jauffret 4 6 3 4
Argentina Álvarez 6 6 3 Orantes 6 3 6 6
United States Teacher 3 2 Álvarez 1 1
Chile Prajoux 6 4 2 Pohmann 6 6
West Germany Pohmann 3 6 6 Pohmann 2 6 1
India Menon 6 7 3 Orantes 6 3 6
United States Gerken 4 5 Menon 2 2
South Africa Mitton 3 2 3 Orantes 6 6
3 Spain Orantes 6 6

Section 7[edit]

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
Soviet Union Metreveli 7 2 1
United States Gottfried 6 6 6 Gottfried 4 3
West Germany Meiler 7 6 Meiler 6 6
Japan Kuki 5 3 Meiler 6 6 6
Australia Dent 6 6 10 Tanner 7 4 4
United States Borowiak 3 0 Dent 2 1
South Africa Schneider 5 6 1 10 Tanner 6 6
10 United States Tanner 7 4 6 Meiler 1 1 2
United States Pasarell 5 6 7 Fillol Sr. 6 6 6
United Kingdom Mottram 7 3 5 Pasarell 7 6
Netherlands Thung 0 3 McMillan 5 2
South Africa McMillan 6 6 Pasarell 3 5
Chile Fillol Sr. 6 6 Fillol Sr. 6 7
Sweden Svensson 1 2 Fillol Sr. 6 6
United States Kanter 1 5 7 Roche 0 2
7 Australia Roche 6 7

Section 8[edit]

First round Second round Third round Fourth round
United States Waltke 6 6 6
Brazil Kirmayr 7 1 1 Waltke 2 3
Mexico Loyo-Mayo 4 5 Ball 6 6
Australia Ball 6 7 Ball 2 0
Austria Kary 6 7 15 Kodeš 6 6
United States Holmes 4 5 Kary 1 7 5
United Kingdom Stilwell 3 1 15 Kodeš 6 5 7
15 Czechoslovakia Kodeš 6 6 15 Kodeš 2 0 0
United Kingdom Battrick 3 6 3 2 Vilas 6 6 6
United States Stockton 6 3 6 Stockton 6 6
United States Mayer 3 6 6 Mayer 4 4
United States Stewart 6 4 3 Stockton 1 4
Colombia Betancur 2 6 6 2 Vilas 6 6
United States Martin 6 4 1 Betancur 1 1
Chile Gildemeister 2 2 2 Vilas 6 6
2 Argentina Vilas 6 6

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