WTA Insider Courtney Nguyen | On the brink of making history, all eyes are on Serena Williams and the US Open.
WTA Staff

- Serena Williams will be on the national cover of this week's Sports Illustrated:

- From The New York Times: Claudia Rankine on The Meaning of Serena Williams.

She understands that even when she's focused only on winning, she is still representing. ''I play for me,'' Serena told me, ''but I also play and represent something much greater than me. I embrace that. I love that. I want that. So ultimately, when I am out there on the court, I am playing for me.''

- Going to the US Open? Here are some good tips from Sports Illustrated's Jon Wertheim.

- Congratulations to Amélie Mauresmo on the arrival of her son Aaron:

- Madison Keys won her opening match in New Haven over Elina Svitolina on Monday and then hopped into a helicopter to head to New York for a Nike event. The pre-US Open week is a busy one.

- Here's what Maria Sharapova will be wearing under the lights at the US Open.

- Here's what Serena Williams will be wearing at the US Open.

- Love this: Petra Kvitova, Caroline Wozniacki, and Lucie Safarova take the Whisper Challenge at the Connecticut Open.

- Ana Ivanovic and Angelique Kerber hit Manhattan for dinner: