x Abu Dhabi, UAEFriday 28 July 2017

Serena Williams heads field for US Open

The three-time US Open champion and four other past winners head the provisional women's field for the year's last grand slam tournament.

Serena Williams, the three-time US Open champion, and four other past winners head the provisional women's field for the year's last grand slam tournament. Ninety-nine of the top 100 women, including Kim Clijsters, Maria Sharapova and Svetlana Kuznetsova were granted direct entry yesterday into the US Open on August 30. * Agencies