French Open 2016 women's seed report

Friday May 20th, 2016

SI.com's Jon Wertheim breaks down the women's seeds at the French Open. Read on for the dark horses, top first-round matchups and predictions, and find the men's seed report here. 

1 Serena Williams

The defending champ looks like her old self after the Rome triumph. Yes, she’s on a two-major losing streak. But when you can come to an event knowing that you need only to play at 70% of your capacity to win, that helps.

Seeds 2-16 (Basically interchangeable in terms of odds)

2 Agnieszka Radwanska

Credit her for the career-high ranking. But, somewhat counterintuitive, she seldom lives up to her seeding in Paris.

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