Williams will play the first night match of the tournament in Arthur Ashe Stadium when she faces Danka Kovinic of Montenegro

It will be the first match for six-time U.S. Open champion Williams

Serena Williams practices in preparation for the 2022 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center

The top half of the women’s field and bottom half of the men’s will play Tuesday.

The women’s singles final is Saturday, Sept. 10; the men’s singles final is Sunday, Sept. 11

The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion has a record 106 victories at the U.S. Open,

her most at any tournament, and has reached the semifinals or better in her last 11

he will be followed in Ashe by Wimbledon runner-up Nick Kyrgios against Thanasi Kokkinakis,

the 2020 champion who missed the tournament last year, faces Pablo Carreño Busta

while the schedule also includes past U.S. Open champs Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka and Bianca Andreescu