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 Women's Seeds
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.

Conchita Martinez

Date of birth: 16.4.72
Nationality: Spanish
World ranking: 4
Record at Wimbledon:
'96 :: 4th round
'97 :: 3rd round
'98 :: 3rd round
'99 :: 3rd round

Martinez' traditional Spanish base line game would hardly seem suited to the lawns of SW19. But she is a former champion having won the title in 1994 and has twice been to the semi-finals.

Her recent form at Wimbledon is not good though having not made it to the last sixteen in each of the last three years. But she will be full of confidence this time having made the final of the French Open earlier this month.

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See also:

11 Jun 00 | Sportstalk
Are the women more entertaining?
11 Jun 00 | Sportstalk
Short-change for the women
11 Jun 00 | Fans Guide
Classic women's singles finals
12 Jun 00 | Fans Guide
Roll of honour
11 Jun 00 | Fans Guide
The traditions of Wimbledon
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