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When is the last time a 16 year old got into a GS MD based on their ranking? (no WC)

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Karatantcheva?
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Caroline was still 16 when she played as a direct entry in Roland Garros and Wimbledon in 2007.

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Karatantcheva?
Larcher de Brito?
I think you are right- michelle got into both Wimbly and USO on direct acceptance in 2009.
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Azarenka at Wimbledon 2006 also.

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Pretty elite list with de Brito the only one not to go onto bigger things. (So far anyways)
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I think you are right- michelle got into both Wimbly and USO on direct acceptance in 2009.
Only the US OPEN, she had a WC for Wimbledon.
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Paszek USO 2007
And RG of the same year.

Since the new rules concerning the amount of events under 18s can play were brought in (anyone pinpoint a date?) it's unlikely to have happened.
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Wow very few
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I think Paszek in 07. She was 16 and she made direct to md in the fo, Wimbledon, and uso that year
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Latched de Brito 2009 USO appears to be the last time?
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Michelle was the last one. Maybe Vekic is next?
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