The Observer: Laura Robson aims at top-10 ranking thanks to Andy Murray factor
For that kind of success Croft believes those early competitions will be crucial. "She's got to try to get good draws, put herself up against the best in the world but mix it with lower tournaments to keep the confidence going." What kind of impression will she make on 2013? "I think she's on a roll at the moment. I think she's now a player that lots of people, if they draw her, will fear. That's what she's done, she's created that aura around herself. It's really exciting."
So, now they're openly admitting the draws are rigged.
I suppose Annabel would say she was talking about lifting the ranking to get a seeding and guarantee avoiding the best players in the first rounds.