Grand Slam - The US Open
Dates: 27 August 2012 - 03 September 2012
Location: Flushing Meadows, Corona Park, USA
Played in New York City’s Flushing Meadows, the US Open is unique in that there are final-set tiebreaks; in the other three Grand Slam tournaments, the deciding set (fifth for men, third for women) continues until it is won by two games. The prize money is US$ 21,016,000.