Originally Posted by boredone3456
According to the live rankings Ferrer is less than 400 points behind Rafa. If Rafa skips Qatar (where he is defending a SF) and Ferrer wins a tournament before the Aussie Ferrer could be seeded number 4 even if Nadal does play. I do not think that scenario likely but Rafa has not locked up the #4 seed. It would be very interesting if Nadal ends up seeded 5th. But the odds are slim to none of that anyway. If Rafa does not play the AO though Ferrer will get to #4....which would make an interesting French Open.
Part of me wants to see an unseeded Nadal tear through every single top player in the world at Roland Garros someday. That will be a sight!