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Wimbledon seeds will be announced on Monday 19 June, with the full draw on Tuesday 20 June.
BBC Radio 5 Live's Iain Carter has compiled his own guide on the top 16 expected to catch the eye at SW19 this year.

Gustavo Kuerten

Date of birth: 9.10.1976
Nationality: Brazillian
World ranking: 1
Record at Wimbledon:
'96 :: -
'97 :: 1st round
'98 :: 1st round
'99 :: Quarter-final

Guga, as he is known to his legion of Brazillian fans, got a taste for grass at last year's Wimbledon, surprising many by reaching the last eight.

Had lost only one set before falling to Agassi in the quarter-finals.

The newly-crowned French Open champion has added more aggressive attributes to a game which is increasingly more suited to all surfaces.

Want some fun listening to Wimbledon on Five Live? Count the number of different pronunciations of this man's name - it comes out as Curtain, Kwurtan or Keertan.

No one knows which is right, least of all the man himself - probably safest to stick with Guga!



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See also:

01 Apr 00 | Tennis
Kuerten lines up Sampras clash
19 May 00 | Tennis
Kuerten stuns Norman
21 May 00 | Tennis
Kuerten crowned in Hamburg
09 Jun 00 | Tennis
Kuerten rocks Ferrero
11 Jun 00 | Tennis
Kuerten ends Norman conquest
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