17 Apr 2012

Roland Garros entries announced

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Photo: Paul ZimmerNicolas Peifer (FRA)

The Fédération Française de Tennis (FFT) have confirmed the entries for the Roland Garros Wheelchair Tennis Event, a part of the NEC Wheelchair Tennis Tour and the second Grand Slam of the year, which takes place from 6-8 June 2012.

The top seven ranked players at the entry deadline, plus one wildcard, make up the eight players for the men's and women's events.

(Figures in brackets denote world ranking at entry cut-off)

Men Women
Maikel Scheffers (NED) (1) Esther Vergeer (NED) (1)
Stephane Houdet (FRA) (2) Aniek van Koot (NED) (2)
Shingo Kunieda (JPN) (3) Jiske Griffioen (NED) (3)
Ronald Vink (NED) (4) Marjolein Buis (NED) (4)
Nicolas Peifer (FRA) (5) Sabine Ellerbrock (GER) (5)
Michael Jeremiasz (FRA) (6) Annick Sevenans (BEL) (6)
Robin Ammerlaan (NED) (7) Yui Kamiji (JPN) (7)
Frederic Cattaneo (FRA) (11) (WC) Sharon Walraven (NED) (9) (WC)