A review of the nine Emirates Airline US Open Series standings leading up to this year's.
WTA Staff

The 10th year of the Emirates Airline US Open Series is underway, so it is an opportune time to look back at the history of the series that consists of the North American hardcourt events leading up to the US Open. Who have been the Top 3 finishers in the standings each year and how did those players end up faring at Flushing Meadows?

2004

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Lindsay DavenportStanford, Carlsbad, Los AngelesSF
2. Amélie MauresmoMontréalQF
3. Elena LikhovtsevaNone1r


2005

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Kim ClijstersStanford, Los Angeles, TorontoW
2. Mary PierceCarlsbadR-Up
3. Amélie MauresmoNoneQF


2006

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Ana IvanovicMontréal3r
2. Maria SharapovaCarlsbadW
3. Kim ClijstersStanfordDidn't play


2007

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Maria SharapovaCarlsbad3r
2. Jelena JankovicNoneQF
3. Patty SchnyderNone3r


2008

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Dinara SafinaLos Angeles, MontréalSF
2. Marion BartoliNone4r
3. Dominika CibulkovaNone3r


2009

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Elena DementievaToronto2r
2. Flavia PennettaLos AngelesQF
3. Jelena JankovicCincinnati2r


2010

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Caroline WozniackiMontréal, New HavenSF
2. Kim ClijstersCincinnatiW
3. Svetlana KuznetsovaCarlsbad4r


2011

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Serena WilliamsStanford, TorontoR-Up
2. Agnieszka RadwanskaCarlsbad2r
3. Maria SharapovaCincinnati3r


2012

Top 3 FinishersSeries TitlesUS Open Result
1. Petra KvitovaMontréal, New Haven4r
2. Li NaCincinnati3r
3. Dominika CibulkovaCarlsbad3r