Fashion at the U.S. Open
A model player
Venus Williams of the United States waves to the crowd after defeating Roberta Vinci of Italy in the first round of the U.S. Open in New York on Monday, Aug. 30.
Striking a pose
Maria Sharapova of Russia is introduced on Wednesday, Aug. 25 during a pre-U.S. Open celebration event.
Ayumi Morita of Japan returns a shot to Francesca Schiavone of Italy during the first round.
Melanie Oudin of the United States hits balls into the crowd after her win over Olga Savchuk of Ukraine during the first round.
Gael Monfils of France lets out a big breath as he leaves the court after winning his match against Robert Kendrick of the United States during the first round. Monfils won the match 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-4.
Elena Dementieva of Russia reacts to a call that went against her during her first-round victory over Olga Govortsova of Belarus.
Returning the favor
Sania Mirza of India returns a shot to Michelle Larcher De Brito of Portugal during the first round.
Ana Ivanovic of Serbia waves to the crowd after defeating Ekaterina Makarova of Russia during the first round.