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Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams seeded No. 1 at Wimbledon

Associated Press Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams were seeded No. 1 for Wimbledon on Wednesday, while defending champion Andy Murray moved up two spots above his ranking to the third seed. Djokovic, the 2011 Wimbledon champion, was ranked No. 2 but was given the top seeding by the All England Club ahead of top-ranked Rafael Nadal. Nadal, a two-time Wimbledon champ who is coming off his ninth French Open title, was seeded No. 2 for the grass-court Grand Slam, which starts Monday in London. The women’s seedings stuck to the WTA rankings. Five-time champion Williams has the top spot, followed by Li Na, French Open runner-up Simona Halep, Agnieszka Radwanska and Maria Sharapova. Petra Kvitova, the 2011 Wimbledon winner, was No. 6, followed by Jelena Jankovic, Victoria Azarenka, Angelique Kerber and Dominika Cibulkova. Seven-time champion Roger Federer has the No. 4 spot, while Australian Open winner Stan Wawrinka moved down two spots from his ranking to the fifth seed. Tomas Berdych, David Ferrer, Milos Raonic, John Isner and Kei Nishikori round out the top 10.


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