1983 US Open was a tennis tournament played on outdoor hard courts at the USTA National Tennis Center in New York City in New York in the United States. It was the 103rd edition of the US Open and was held from August 30 to September 11, 1983.
The event was marred by the death of linesman
Dick Wertheim from blunt cranial trauma after an errant serve by Stefan Edberg struck his groin, causing him to fall and hit his head.
defeated Jimmy Connors Ivan Lendl 6-3, 6-7 (2-7), 7-5, 6-0
It was Connors's 10th and last career Grand Slam title, his 5th US Open title and his 100th ATP single title.
defeated Martina Navratilova Chris Evert 6-1, 6-3
It was Navratilova's 20th career Grand Slam title and her 1st US Open title.
/ Peter Fleming defeated John McEnroe Fritz Buehning / Van Winitsky 6-3, 6-4, 6-2
It was Fleming's 6th career Grand Slam title and his 3rd and last US Open title. It was McEnroe's 12th career Grand Slam title and his 6th US Open title.
/ Martina Navratilova defeated Pam Shriver Rosalyn Fairbank / Candy Reynolds 6-7 (4-7), 6-1, 6-3
It was Navratilova's 21st career Grand Slam title and her 5th US Open title. It was Shriver's 5th career Grand Slam title and her 1st US Open title.
/ Elizabeth Sayers defeated John Fitzgerald Barbara Potter / Ferdi Taygan 3-6, 6-3, 6-4
It was Sayers' 1st career Grand Slam title and her 1st US Open title. It was Fitzgerald's 2nd career Grand Slam title and his 1st US Open title.
defeated Stefan Edberg Simon Youl 6-2, 6-4
defeated Elizabeth Minter Marianne Werdel 6-3, 7-5
/ Mark Kratzmann defeated Simon Youl Patrick McEnroe / Brad Pearce 6-1, 7-6
/ Ann Hulbert defeated Bernadette Randall Natasha Reva / Larisa Savchenko 6-4, 6-2