The US Open starts this week, folks. Watch your favorites whap! with their rackets and watch for the fashion show the Williams sisters sometimes put on. Serena, fresh off a Grand Slam victory at Wimbledon this year, may just be feeling frisky enough to wear breathable pleather.  Ya never know.

The Williams sisters were not the first divas of the court. Check out this short history of Suzanne Lenglen (She’s so famous they named the female French Open trophy after her.) to find out the legacy behind outrageous fashion on the court.