Serena Williams US Open
Serena Williams is currently ranked number four in the WTA singles rankings. However the 30 year old from Compton, California is widely considered the best woman in tennis. Williams is coming off her first ever singles Olympic gold in London and is favored in the 2012 US Open. As a dominating player in her sport, Williams looks to enhance her legacy by capturing her 17th career grand slam. She has won the US Open previously 3 times, in 1999,2002, and 2008.