Meet your almost naked but very shiny world no.1.
Serena Williams reclaimed the keys to the WTA Penthouse after defeating Ekaterina Makarova 6-3, 6-2 in the Beijing second round. Dinara Safina paved the way for the 11-time Grand Slammer to move back in when she was stunned by Chinese qualifier Zhang Shuai.
This isn't the first time ReRe has been in the buff for a mag, having gone nude for Jane magazine back in 2007.
I guess everyone (including myself) can now shut their traps about who should be the top lady baller. The deed is done. Phew.
The ESPN the Magazine "The Body Issue" hits stands on October 19.