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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.

Nicolas Lapentti

Date of birth: 13.08.1976
Nationality: Ecuadorian
World ranking: 10
Record at Wimbledon:
'96 :: 2nd round
'97 :: 1st round
'98 :: 1st round
'99 :: 2nd round

Not a renowned grass court player having won only two matches in four attempts at Wimbledon.

But this flamboyant Ecuadorian has proved a capable player in fast surfaces and reached the semi-finals of the Australian Open last year.

He will be keen to make an impression at Wimbledon this year if only to prepare himself for the forthcoming Davis Cup tie against Britain which will be played on Number One court the week after the Championship.



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See also:

11 Jun 00 | Fans Guide
The umpire strikes back
12 Jun 00 | Fans Guide
Is the grass always greener?
11 Jun 00 | Wimbledon2000
Young guns
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