From His Airness' joining forces with Roger Federer to Serena Williams' sweet redemption, the final Slam of the season was rife with triumph and turmoil.
Eugenie Bouchard? Simona Halep? Caroline Wozniacki? Agnieszka Radwanska? Sloane Stephens? Pam Shriver and Brad Gilbert break down the chances of five players hoping to win their first major at the US Open.
It hasn't been a summer of cartwheels for Roger Federer, but after one match at the US Open, life isn't too shabby.