Draw set up for Serena at U.S. Open
FLUSHING MEADOWS, N.Y. -- The good news for Maria Sharapova at the U.S. Open is Serena Williams isn't on her side of the draw.
Although Sharapova, who won in Queens in 2006 and scored her first French Open title this season, has played well enough of late to earn the No. 3 seed, she was denied gold in the Olympics by the younger Williams sister in decisive fashion.
A Sharapova-Williams final would be fit for the prime-time slot Saturday night.
Williams is ...
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