The U.S. Open wrapped up Sunday evening when Roger Federer won the tennis tournament for the third straight year, this time beating American Andy Roddick. On Saturday, Maria Sharapova won her first U.S. Open, besting Justine Henin-Hardenne.
Federer, ranked No. 1 in the world, won 6-2, 4-6, 7-5, 6-1, to land his ninth Grand Slam title.
Federer is the first player ever to win three consecutive Wimbledon titles and three consecutive U.S. Open titles.