Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic seeded No. 1 for U.S. Open

Djokovic, the defending champion, is followed by No. 2 Andy Murray, No. 3 Stan Wawrinka and No. 4 Rafael Nadal. 

Week in Preview: A look at the final U.S. Open tune-ups in Winston-Salem and New Haven

Richard Gasquet and Agnieszka Radwanska are the top seeds in their respective tournaments. 

Four-time champ Caroline Wozniacki exits Connecticut Open in first round

Petra Kvitova advanced Monday night with a 1-6, 6-1, 6-3 win over American Louisa Chirico. 

Chris Evert: Bring on the rain—just a little—and the roof at the U.S. Open

Having cover on Arthur Ashe Stadium adds a necessary yet impactful element to the tournament. 

What do we make of Angelique Kerber’s missed chance to supplant Serena Williams?

The American will be ranked atop the WTA for the 184th consecutive week.

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Tennis Podcast

Djokovic’s defeat, the Williamses’ loss and more from the Olympics

How do you explain some of the surprises in Rio? Steve Tignor and Ed McGrogan break down the early action in the podcast.