U.S. Open women's seed report (cont.)
Posted: Thursday August 23, 2007 11:38AM; Updated: Thursday August 23, 2007 11:38AM
17. Tatiana Golovin: Highest-ranked Frenchie turned in some fine results with Mats Wilander in her corner.
18. Shahar Peer: Slowed a bit lately, but usually a force on hard courts.
19. Sybille Bammer: If Moms can win a few rounds, it will cement one of the nicer stories in women's tennis this year.
21. Alona Bondarenko: A future top-10er.
26. Sania Mirza: She has been playing some of the best tennis of her career these past six weeks.
32. Agnieska Radwanka: Steadily climbing the charts.
Meghann Shaughnessy: She sprained her ankle last week, but has been playing some of the better tennis of her career lately.
Agnes Szavay: Though she nearly had to qualify, the Hungarian has been on a roll of late.
Victoria Azarenka: A future top-10er.
First-round matches to watch
(And there aren't many, thanks to the 32 seeds)
Bartoli vs. Alexa Glatch: Big chance for young American to make news.
Katarina Srbotnik vs. Alicia Molik: Arguably the two finest net games in women's tennis.
Francesca Schiavone vs. Nathalie Dechy: A decent Tier-II final matchup.
Peer vs. Meilen Tu: Feisty American veteran has a decent chance to spring an upset.
Vania King vs. Shaughnessy: Two best American hopes not named Williams meet in round one.
Cara Black and Liezel Huber
Henin vs. Venus Williams
Henin vs. Sharapova
2 of 2