The US Open kick-started with an entertaining opening day for the main draw as the Flushing Meadows presented several dominant performances, major upsets and an interesting build-up to the final Grand Slam of the year. But further adding to the festivities in New York, Rachel Stuhlmann, the world's number 1 Tennis influencer, graced her presence at the Flushing Meadows.
Considered the Paige Spiranac for the tennis world, Rachel Stuhlmann has garnered a massive following on social media thanks to her jaw-dropping looks and passion for tennis. Hence, fans were excited as she made an appearance at the US Open. Talking about her next two weeks in and around Flushing Meadows, Rachel Stuhlmann expressed excitement in an Instagram post.
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That post was captioned, “New York City during the @usopen, I live for this!😍🗽 Event after event, parties, dinners, meetings- it’s a nonstop 2-week-long party.🎉🎾 Thank you @thefiftysonestaselect for hosting me during my stay. It’s the perfect place and the hospitality has been amazing. Now it’s time for some tennis!”
Talking about Day 1 of the main US Open draw, the majority of the top-seeded stars cruised through to the second round. But the likes of Holger Rune and Maria Sakkari suffered major upsets. Some of the Day 1’s top performers include usual suspects like Novak Djokovic, Frances Tiafoe, Coco Gauff and Beatriz Haddad Maia, who played magical tennis to lit up Flushing Meadows.