United States Tennis Association held a draw ceremony in New York. 2018 US Open draw unveiled at the Billie Jean King Tennis Center. 2017 champions Nadal and Stephens took part in the Draw Ceremony. Nadal and Stephens spoke about defending their US Open titles. Nadal will be looking for his fourth US Open crown at the Flushing Meadows. Nadal comes into the US Open as world no.1. Nadal will face countryman David Ferrer in the first round. While Stephens is seeded third and will face Rodina in her opening match.