US Open: From Karolina Pliskova to Alexander Zverev, top tennis stars sweat it out in practice session- see pics

US Open: From Karolina Pliskova to Alexander Zverev, top tennis stars sweat it out in practice session- see pics
US Open: From Karolina Pliskova to Alexander Zverev, top tennis stars sweat it out in practice session- see pics

US Open: The 2021 US Open Qualifying Tournament began on Tuesday, with three wins separating each of the players from a spot in next week’s main draw. Check out some of the best photos from Day 1 of the play-in event.

US Open: From Karolina Pliskova to Alexander Zverev, top tennis stars sweat it out in practice session- see pics

Ankita Raina crashes out of US Open after 3-6, 6-2, 4-6 loss to Jamie Loeb

Jamie Loeb returns a shot against Ankita Raina in Day 1 qualifying.

practice session- see pics

J.J. Wolf in action against Denis Istomin in Day 1 qualifying at the 2021 US Open. (Peter Staples/USTA)

Reese Brantmeier returns a shot during a Day 1 qualifying match against Olga Govortsova. (Pete Staples/USTA)

Ankita Raina returns against Jamie Loeb in Day 1 qualifying. (Pete Staples/USTA)

Denis Istomin returns a shot during a Day 1 qualifying match against J.J. Wolf. (Peter Staples/USTA)

Stefan Kozlov returns a shot against Bernabé Zapata Miralles qualifying . (Pete Staples/USTA)

Olga Govortsova serves against Reese Brantmeier during Day 1 qualifying at the 2021 US Open. (Pete Staples/USTA)
Olga Govortsova serves against Reese Brantmeier during Day 1 qualifying at the 2021 US Open. (Pete Staples/USTA)

Bernabe Zapata Miralles serves during qualifying at the 2021 US Open. (Pete Staples/USTA)

Thai-Son Kwiatkowski returns a shot during Day 1 qualifying . (Pete Staples/USTA)

Maxime Cressy returns a shot against Guido Andreozzi during Day 1 qualifying. (Peter Staples/USTA)

Guido Andreozzi hits a return during a Day 1 qualifying match against Maxime Cressy. (Peter Staples/USTA)

Kristie Ahn in action during a qualifying match against Yuki Naito at the Qualifying Tournament. (Peter Staples/USTA)

Yuki Naito returns against Kristie Ahn during a Day 1 qualifying match.  (Peter Staples/USTA)

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