LONDON, June 19 List of women's seeds for the Wimbledon tennis championships which begin on Monday: 1. Serena Williams (U.S.) 2. Victoria Azarenka (Belarus) 3. Maria Sharapova (Russia) 4. Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) 5. Sara Errani (Italy) 6. Li Na (China) 7. Angelique Kerber (Germany) 8. Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) 9. Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) 10. Maria Kirilenko (Russia) 11. Roberta Vinci (Italy) 12. Ana Ivanovic (Serbia) 13. Nadia Petrova (Russia) 14. Samantha Stosur (Australia) 15. Marion Bartoli (France) 16. Jelena Jankovic (Serbia) 17. Sloane Stephens (U.S.) 18. Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) 19. Carla Suarez Navarro (Spain) 20. Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) 21. Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Russia) 22. Sorana Cirstea (Romania) 23. Sabine Lisicki (Germany) 24. Peng Shuai (China) 25. Ekaterina Makarova (Russia) 26. Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) 27. Varvara Lepchenko (U.S.) 28. Lucie Safarova (Czech Republic) 29. Tamira Paszek (Austria) 30. Alize Cornet (France) 31. Mona Barthel (Germany) 32. Romina Oprandi (Switzerland) (Compiled by Pritha Sarkar, editing by Clare Fallon)
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