TENNIS- World Number one Rafael Nadal and World no 2 Roger Federer are seeded 1st and 2nd at the year opening Grand Slam, the Australian Open.
Grigor Dimitrov is seeded third and six-time champion Novak Djokovic is 14th.
Simona Halep is seeded No. 1 in the women’s draw. Caroline Wozniacki at No. 2 and Garbine Muguruza at No. 3. Venus Williams is seeded fifth.
The top 10 men's and women's seeds are:
1. Rafael Nadal (ESP), 2. Roger Federer (SUI), 3. Grigor Dimitrov (BUL), 4. Alexander Zverev (GER), 5. Dominic Thiem (AUT), 6. Marin Cilic (CRO), 7. David Goffin (BEL), 8. Jack Sock (USA), 9. Stan Wawrinka (SUI), 10. Pablo Carreno Busta (ESP)
1. Simona Halep (ROM), 2. Caroline Wozniacki (DEN), 3. Garbine Muguruza (ESP), 4. Elina Svitolina (UKR), 5. Venus Williams (USA), 6. Karolina Pliskova (CZE), 7. Jelena Ostapenko (LAT), 8. Caroline Garcia (FRA), 9. Johanna Konta (GBR), 10. CoCo Vandeweghe (USA)
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