The clock continues the countdown towards the start of the 130th edition of the US Open. The final Grand Slam tennis tournament of the year starts this coming Monday, August 29.
As that moment approaches, we start guessing and filling the blanks on the draws in an attempt to pick the winners.
The top four seeds in the Men's Draw are Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Andy Murray. In the Women’s Draw the top seeds are Caroline Wozniacki, Vera Zvonareva, Maria Sharapova and Victoria Azarenka.
Massive Hurricane Irene is headed for New York. Hopefully, everyone can still get to the city safely and play isn't averted. The hurricane is forecast to hit the New York area on Sunday.
Bad weather has been a fixture at the US Open in recent years. In fact, the past three men’s finals were played the Monday after the final weekend because of rain delays.
But whatever the weather may have in store, there could be a storm of higher seeds falling too.
Let's take a look at some favorites who could be leaving the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center earlier than expected.