There is a lot more to US Open that just tennis. Star players have been at various events and are making a wave in New York. A look (All images: AFP and AP)
Novak Djokovic of Serbia high-fives a fan during a kids' clinic prior to the start of the 2012 U.S. Open.
US Gold Medalist, tennis player Serena Williams attends the 13th Annual BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis.
Victoria Azarenka makes a style statement at the same event. Annual BNP Paribas Taste of Tennis is an event benefitting New York Junior Tennis & Learning at the W New York Hotel.
US Olympic Gold Medalists Bob and Mike Bryan like most have never seen them. Do not miss their medal.
The two have certainly been busy. Here they are seen joining forces with the Nesquik Bunny before taking on FDNYís ace ping pong players at the Nesquik FDNY Foundation Charity Ping Pong tournament. (Diane Bondareff/Invision for Nesquik/AP Images)
They chest bump to celebrate their win at the Nesquik FDNY Foundation. The foundation supports fire prevention and health and wellness programs.(Diane Bondareff/Invision for Nesquik/AP Images)
And how about our favourite Ms Sharapova - yes she still is a Ms till the time of writing this.
Here she is seen at a launch for her premium collection of candy called Sugarpova at Henri Bendel department store. (AP Photo/Starpix, Amanda Schwab)
"My main goal was to make candies that will fit my personal taste and the tastes of girls with similar preferences," she was quoted as saying at the launch in New York.