of the USA will be aiming to win her 3rd major title of 2010 at the US Open in Flushing Meadow New York this summer and underline her status as the best player in the world.
Serena won the Australian Open in Melbourne in January when she beat the former world number 1 Justin Henin of Belgium in 3 tight sets.
The American backed up that performance by winning a 4th Wimbledon title a few weeks ago defeating Vera Zvonareva of Russia in the final in straight sets.
Serena and her older sister Venus also have won the Australian and French Open ladies doubles titles this year.
Last year Serena suffered a shock defeat at the US Open in the Semi Finals to Kim Clijsters of Belgium, Clijsters went on to win the title for the 2nd time when she beat Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark in the final 7-5 6-3.