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Djokovic named top men's seed at U.S. Open

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Spain's

Serbia's Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Spain's Rafael Nadal during the men's singles final at Wimbledon. (July 3, 2011) Photo Credit: AP

The USTA announced today that world Novak Djokovic of Serbia, the reigning Australian Open and Wimbledon champion, has been named the top seed in men’s singles at the 2011 US Open.

Mardy Fish, No. 8, is the top seeded American at the U.S. Open. 2003 U.S. Open champion Andy Roddick is seeded No. 21 and John Isner is seeded No. 28.

Here are the full rankings:

1. Novak Djokovic, Serbia

2. Rafael Nadal, Spain

3. Roger Federer, Switzerland

4. Andy Murray, Great Britain

5. David Ferrer, Spain

6. Robin Soderling, Sweden

7. Gael Monfils, France

8. Mardy Fish, United States

9. Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic

10. Nicolas Almagro, Spain

11. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, France

12. Gilles Simon, France

13. Richard Gasquet, France

14. Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland

15. Viktor Troicki, Serbia

16. Mikhail Youzhny, Russia

17. Jurgen Melzer, Austria

18. Juan Martin Del Potro, Argentina

19. Fernando Verdasco, Spain

20. Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia

21. Andy Roddick, United States

22. Alexandr Dolgopolov, Ukraine

23. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic

24. Juan Ignacio Chela, Argentina

25. Feliciano Lopez, Spain

26. Florian Mayer, Germany

27. Marin Cilic, Croatia

28. John Isner, United States

29. Michael Llodra, France

30. Ivan Ljubicic, Croatia

31. Marcel Granollers, Spain

32. Ivan Dodig, Croatia


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