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Wimbledon Seeds

Posted: Fri August 28, 1998 at 10:15 a.m EDT

The status of seeded players at the 1998 Wimbledon Championships:

    MEN                                   STATUS

1. Pete Sampras, United States Won championship 2. Marcelo Rios, Chile OUT -- first round (Clavet) 3. Petr Korda, Czech Republic OUT -- quarterfinals (Henman) 4. Greg Rusedski, Britain OUT -- first round (Draper) 5. Carlos Moya, Spain OUT -- second round (Arazi) 6. Patrick Rafter, Australia OUT -- fourth round (Henman) 7. Yevgeny Kafelnikov, Russia OUT -- first round (Philippoussis) 8. Cedric Pioline, France OUT -- first round (Rosset) 9. Richard Krajicek, Netherlands OUT -- semifinals (Ivanisevic) 10. Alex Corretja, Spain OUT -- first round (Gimelstob) 11. Jonas Bjorkman, Sweden OUT -- third round (Siemerink) 12. Tim Henman, Britain OUT -- semifinals (Sampras) 13. Andre Agassi, United States OUT -- second round (Haas) 14. Goran Ivanisevic, Croatia OUT -- final (Sampras) 15. Karol Kucera, Slovakia OUT -- first round (Voltchkov) 16. Felix Mantilla, Spain OUT -- third round (Grosjean) Also: Mark Philippoussis, Australia OUT -- quarterfinals (Sampras) Jan Siemerink, Netherlands OUT -- quarterfinals (Ivanisevic) Davide Sanguinetti, Italy OUT -- quarterfinals (Krajicek) WOMEN STATUS
1. Martina Hingis, Switzerland OUT -- semifinals (Novotna) 2. Lindsay Davenport, United States OUT -- quarterfinals (Tauziat) 3. Jana Novotna, Czech Republic Won championship 4. Steffi Graf, Germany OUT -- third round (Zvereva) 5. Arantxa Sanchez Vicario, Spain OUT -- quarterfinals (Hingis) 6. Monica Seles, United States OUT -- quarterfinals (Zvereva) 7. Venus Williams, United States OUT -- quarterfinals (Novotna) 8. Conchita Martinez, Spain OUT -- third round (Smith) 9. Amanda Coetzer, South Africa OUT -- second round (Sawamatsu) 10. Irina Spirlea, Romania OUT -- fourth round (Novotna) 11. Mary Pierce, France OUT -- first round (Tatarkova) 12. Anna Kournikova, Russia Withdrew due to injury 13. Patty Schnyder, Switzerland OUT -- second round (Black) 14. Sandrine Testud, France OUT -- fourth round (Seles) 15. Dominique van Roost, Belgium OUT -- fourth round (S-Vicario) 16. Nathalie Tauziat, France OUT -- final (Novotna) Also: Natasha Zvereva, Belarus OUT -- semifinals (Tauziat)

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