Originally Posted by TMF
Serena was ranked really low since she was out of action for a long time due to injury. But who would want to play her in the early round? I'm sure all the top 4 players wouldn't want her to fall into their quarter draw.
Nadal needs confidence and momentum to pull off his best work. He's very beatable in the early rounds of Slams. Even USO 2010, he was struggling in his first round match against Gabashvilli.