Sunday, 9 September 2018 20:52 PM EDT
2018 US Open sets all-time attendance record

Fans flocked to the 2018 US Open. So many, in fact, that the 2018 US Open set an all-time attendance record, with over 800,000 people passing through the gates of the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

Over the course of the two-week Main Draw, a record of 732, 663 fans came to catch world-class tennis.  

When combined with Fan Week attendance, which totaled 96,135, the Open hosted a total of 828,798 spectators who got to experience the sights and  sounds, and helped celebrate the 50th anniversary of the US Open.