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Main Draw:
WILLIAMS, Serena USA [1] - SCHIAVONE, Francesca ITA
VOSKOBOEVA, Galina KAZ - NICULESCU, Monica ROU
SHVEDOVA, Yaroslava KAZ - PUCHKOVA, Olga RUS
Qualifier (Q) - RYBARIKOVA, Magdalena SVK [29]

HAMPTON, Jamie USA [23] - ARRUABARRENA, Lara ESP
MLADENOVIC, Kristina FRA - MEDINA GARRIGUES, Anabel ESP
BEGU, Irina-Camelia ROU - RADWANSKA, Urszula POL
MINELLA, Mandy LUX - STEPHENS, Sloane USA [15]

FLIPKENS, Kirsten BEL [12] - WILLIAMS, Venus USA
BERTENS, Kiki NED - ZHENG, Jie CHN
Qualifier (Q) - Qualifier (Q)
DAVIS, Lauren USA - SUAREZ NAVARRO, Carla ESP [18]

KANEPI, Kaia EST [25] - KING, Vania USA (W)
VOEGELE, Stefanie SUI - SCHMIEDLOVA, Anna SVK
PLISKOVA, Karolina CZE - BOUCHARD, Eugenie CAN
HRADECKA, Lucie CZE - KERBER, Angelique GER [8]

RADWANSKA, Agnieszka POL [3] - SOLER-ESPINOSA, Silvia ESP
TORRO-FLOR, Maria-Teresa ESP - ERAKOVIC, Marina NZL
CABEZA CANDELA, Estrella ESP - BARTY, Ashleigh AUS (W)
RAZZANO, Virginie FRA (W) - PAVLYUCHENKOVA, Anastasia RUS [32]

MAKAROVA, Ekaterina RUS [24] - HERCOG, Polona SLO
JOHANSSON, Mathilde FRA - MATTEK-SANDS, Bethanie USA
ORMAECHEA, Paula ARG - DATE-KRUMM, Kimiko JPN
Qualifier (Q) - LISICKI, Sabine GER [16]

JANKOVIC, Jelena SRB [9] - KEYS, Madison USA
PUIG, Monica PUR - KLEYBANOVA, Alisa RUS
Qualifier (Q) - CADANTU, Alexandra ROU
Qualifier (Q) - CIRSTEA, Sorana ROU [19]

ROBSON, Laura GBR [30] - DOMINGUEZ LINO, Lourdes ESP
GARCIA, Caroline FRA - ROGERS, Shelby USA (W)
CETKOVSKA, Petra CZE - ARVIDSSON, Sofia SWE
GOVORTSOVA, Olga BLR - LI, Na CHN [5]
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WOZNIACKI, Caroline DEN [6] - Qualifier (Q)
SCHEEPERS, Chanelle RSA - Qualifier (Q)
CEPELOVA, Jana SVK - Qualifier (Q)
HSIEH, Su-Wei TPE - ZAKOPALOVA, Klara CZE [31]

VESNINA, Elena RUS [22] - BECK, Annika GER
KNAPP, Karin ITA - , Qualifier (Q)
TSURENKO, Lesia UKR - SAFAROVA, Lucie CZE
BABOS, Timea HUN - VINCI, Roberta ITA [10]

KIRILENKO, Maria RUS [14] - WICKMAYER, Yanina BEL
Qualifier (Q) - DANIILIDOU, Eleni GRE
VEKIC, Donna CRO - DUQUE-MARINO, Mariana COL
WATSON, Heather GBR - HALEP, Simona ROU [21]

KUZNETSOVA, Svetlana RUS [27] - BURDETTE, Mallory USA
PENG, Shuai CHN - MEUSBURGER, Yvonne AUT
GIBBS, Nicole USA (W) - PENNETTA, Flavia ITA
MORITA, Ayumi JPN - ERRANI, Sara ITA [4]

KVITOVA, Petra CZE [7] - DOI, Misaki JPN
JOVANOVSKI, Bojana SRB - PETKOVIC, Andrea GER
PIRONKOVA, Tsvetana BUL - RISKE, Alison USA (W)
LARSSON, Johanna SWE - BARTHEL, Mona GER [28]

PETROVA, Nadia RUS [20] - Qualifier (Q)
Qualifier (Q) - VICKERY, Sachia USA (W)
SANCHEZ, Maria USA (W) - HANTUCHOVA, Daniela SVK
Qualifier (Q) - STOSUR, Samantha AUS [11]

IVANOVIC, Ana SRB [13] - TATISHVILI, Anna GEO
LEPCHENKO, Varvara USA - DULGHERU, Alexandra ROU
GOERGES, Julia GER - MCHALE, Christina USA
SVITOLINA, Elina UKR - CIBULKOVA, Dominika SVK [17]

CORNET, Alize FRA [26] - Qualifier (Q)
Qualifier (Q) - Qualifier (Q)
WOZNIAK, Aleksandra CAN - DOLONC, Vesna SRB
PFIZENMAIER, Dinah GER - AZARENKA, Victoria BLR [2]
 

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JJ just did not need Madison Keys first round. She would have done better being seeded 10! Still you get what you get so she will have to work hard to get the win I reckon:eek:
Good Luck JJ :cool:
 

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LL-P.Mayr-Achleitner (AUT) vs Magdalena Rybarikova (SVK) [29]

Coco Vandeweghe (USA) vs Aleksandra Krunic (SRB)

Vera Dushevina (RUS) vs Sabine Lisicki (GER) [16]

Kurumi Nara (JPN) vs Alexandra Cadantu (ROU)

Sharon Fichman (CAN) vs Sorana Cirstea (ROU) [19]

Caroline Wozniacki (DEN) [6] vs Ying-Ying Duan (CHN)

Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) vs Chanel Simmonds (RSA)

Jana Cepelova (SVK) vs Camila Giorgi (ITA)

Karin Knapp (ITA) vs Grace Min (USA)

M.Larcher De Brito (POR) vs Eleni Daniilidou (GRE)

Nadia Petrova (RUS) [20] vs Julia Glushko (ISR)

Mirjana Lucic-Baroni (CRO) vs Sachia Vickery (USA)

Victoria Duval (USA) vs Samantha Stosur (AUS) [11]

Alize Cornet (FRA) [26] vs Maria Joao Koehler (POR)

Casey Dellacqua (AUS) vs Ajla Tomljanovic (CRO)
 

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Stupid rule. Why don't they do the highest ranked anymore?
from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lucky_loser

Ethical issues and change in policy in tennis

In tennis, the rule for choosing a player to enter the main draw as a lucky loser is as follows: from all players eliminated in the final round of qualifying, the highest-ranked player in the ATP or WTA rankings is the first one to enter the draw, followed by the second highest-ranked player and so on (if more players withdrew before the start of the tournament). On rare occasions that there are more late withdrawals than losers in the last qualifying rounds or players eligible for lucky losers are not available, a player who lost in the penultimate round of qualifying may enter as lucky loser.

Prior to the 2005 Wimbledon Championships, American player Justin Gimelstob faced George Bastl from Switzerland in the final qualification round. Gimelstob, who was the highest-ranked player remaining in the qualifying tournament, aggravated a chronic back complaint during his second qualification match against Vladimir Voltchkov. Gimelstob planned to withdraw before the match with Bastl, and informed his opponent of his intent. However, officials suggested that Gimelstob play at least one game, as it was almost certain someone would withdraw from the main draw before the tournament started, giving Gimelstob a good chance of getting a berth as a lucky loser (as well as giving him time for his back to recover).[4] Gimelstob did indeed enter the main draw as a lucky loser after the withdrawal of Andre Agassi, reaching the third round, where he lost to Lleyton Hewitt.

While Gimelstob's behavior was not generally considered unethical, it was nonetheless clear that any player in his position would have little incentive to play a competitive match. For example, a high-ranking player paired against a lower-ranked friend might deliberately lose the match to help his friend gain entry to the tournament, if the first player had already clinched a lucky loser spot. The possibility of bribery was also a concern.

Shortly thereafter, a new policy was introduced in Grand Slam tournaments. Since 2006, the four highest ranked players who lose in the last round of qualification take part in a four-way random draw, the results of which are used to determine the order in which each player will enter the main draw. Consequently, if only one main draw spot for a lucky loser is available, the highest-ranked loser has just a 25% chance of entering the draw, instead of 100% as in the past. This element of uncertainty helps to ensure that final-round qualifying matches remain competitive. However, this rule does not apply in all other tournaments.
 
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