of Spain will be aiming to reach the 1st Grand Slam final of his career this summer in Flushing Meadows New York.
The Spaniard has been in superb form this year and a few months ago he reached the 1st final at a Masters 1000 event in his career in Rome but he was beaten in straight sets by his compatriot the world number 1 Rafael Nadal.
In 2007 Ferrer reached the Semi Finals at the US Open but lost in 5 sets to the world number 2 Novak Djokovic.
Last year Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina won the US Open for the 1st time in his career when he beat Roger Federer in the final in 5 sets 3-6 7-6 4-6 7-6 6-2.
Federer is however a 5 time US Open champion and he last won the title in 2008 when he beat Andy Murray in the final in straight sets.