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Serena seeded 28th for U.S. Open

Serena Williams of the Washington Kastles returns a

Serena Williams of the Washington Kastles returns a volley from Martina Hingis of the of the New York Sportimes during the World Team Tennis womens singles set at Sportime Stadium, located on Randall's Island. Hingis defeated Williams 5-3. (July 20, 2011) Photo Credit: James Escher

The USTA announced today in a press release that world Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark has been named the top seed in women’s singles at the 2011 U.S. Open. Serena Williams has the 28th seed.

The U.S. Open will begin Aug. 29 at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in Flushing. It will conclude on Sept. 11.

Here are the full women rankings:

1. Caroline Wozniacki, Denmark

2. Vera Zvonareva, Russia

3. Maria Sharapova, Russia

4. Victoria Azarenka, Belarus

5. Petra Kvitova, Czech Republic

6. Na Li, China

7. Francesca Schiavone, Italy

8. Marion Bartoli, France

9. Samantha Stosur, Australia

10. Andrea Petkovic, Germany

11. Jelena Jankovic, Serbia

12. Agnieszka Radwanska, Poland

13. Shuai Peng, China

14. Dominika Cibulkova, Slovakia

15. Svetlana Kuznetsova, Russia

16. Ana Ivanovic, Serbia

17. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Russia

18. Roberta Vinci, Italy

19. Julia Goerges, Germany

20. Yanina Wickmayer, Belgium

21. Daniela Hantuchova, Slovakia

22. Sabine Lisicki, Germany

23. Shahar Peer, Israel

24. Nadia Petrova, Russia

25. Maria Kirilenko, Russia

26. Flavia Pennetta, Italy

27. Lucie Safarova, Czech Republic

28. Serena Williams, United States

29. Jarmila Gajdosova, Australia

30. Anabel Medina Garrigues, Spain

31. Kaia Kanepi, Estonia

32. Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez, Spain

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