Maria Sharapova's loss to Sloane Stephens in Cincinnati means that Vika Azarenka will be the US Open #2 seed because men's and women's seeds will be based on the August 19 ATP World Tour and WTA world rankings. Whatever may happen in New Haven it doesn't affect to those seeds. http://www.usopen.org/en_US/players/seeds_list.html?promo=subnav
After today's win against Vania King Vika has secured 8805
ranking points, and Maria has 8765
ranking points after Cincinnati.