Historical Events on September 7, 1997

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 117th Men's U.S. Open: Patrick Rafter beats Greg Rusedski (6-3, 6-2, 4-6, 7-5)

Sport awardTennis Open

117th Women's U.S. Open: Martina Hingis beats Venus Williams (6-0, 6-4)

Tennis Player Martina Hingis
Tennis Player
Martina Hingis
Tennis Player Venus Williams
Tennis Player
Venus Williams
  • Karrie Webb wins Safeway LPGA Golf Championship
  • Steve Jones wins Canadian Golf Open with a 275
  • The first test flight of the F-22 Raptor takes place.