With the French Tennis Federation (FFT) confirming that the 32 women's seeds to be announced tomorrow will "reflect this week's world ranking", it means Williams could face defending champion Jelena Ostapenko or World No.1 Simona Halep in the opening round.
Some players may have not been supportive in the past of such a change to the rule, but more recently, a few prominent competitors have offered differing thoughts. Maria Sharapova told the AP that she would like to see the rule changed.
The WTA has been considering changing the rules to protect players returning from maternity leave, but the earliest any chances could come into effect is next year.
"It's normal to give birth". It's normal to have protected ranking. Former world number five Eugenie Bouchard has already failed in her quest, retiring hurt against Dalila Jakupovic on Wednesday.
According to fourth-ranked Elina Svitolina, Williams is still number one, so she deserves seeding.
Stephens is more of a power player and often left frustrated on clay, even though her biography on the WTA's website says the dirt is her favourite surface. "She was my idol since I was growing up". "So the people will decide what seed she will get".
Williams has not played a tournament since Miami in March and pulled out of the clay court events in Madrid and Rome. "I like the attitude that I'm playing with", said Sharapova, who added she was "going be so excited" to be heading back to Paris after "a tough period" in her life.
Nadal won the 2017 French Open and U.S. Open and reached the quarterfinal round of the 2018 Australian Open. She may not like it, but she will go with it and prove what she wants to prove in the process.
Another familiar face back in the draw: Victoria Azarenka, who gave birth to a son past year. Having suffered a pulmonary embolism in 2011, she recognized similar symptoms the next day and alerted doctors at her hospital in West Palm Beach, Fla.
Mouratoglou further revealed that Williams' comeback was impromptu because she was not 100 per cent fit, though the return helped to show how much work needed to be done on the training ground.
The French Open draw will be made Thursday, with the tournament starting on Sunday.
Williams commented on the frequency of the tests Monday on Twitter. Nike states that the clean black and white color combination is a nod "to the greatest athlete of all time's quest to continue to rewrite the history books when it comes to defining sport dominance".
The attorney-general has told Google that it has a legal responsibility to make sure it does not help to identify rape victims . The company also said it co-operated with courts to try and prevent sensitive terms popping up on search.
The Garda appeal came as an online initiative to raise funds for Ms Valdez's family exceeded 50,000 euro in less than 17 hours. In just 23 hours, some 2,911 people donated to the fundraising campaign and offered their sympathies to the Valdez family.
Compensation of Rs 10 lakh each for families of those killed and Rs 3 lakh each for the injured has been announced. The 100-day long protest has been supported by several celebrities including Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth.
This year, the Tamil Nadu board conducted the class 10 examination from March 16 to April 20 at various centres across the state. Besides this, the results will be sent to the registered mobile numbers of students or parents through SMS before 10am.
The students can visit rajasthan12.jagranjosh.com to check their Rajasthan Board Class 12th Science and Commerce 2018. The Board of Secondary Education Rajasthan will release the Science and Commerce Stream 2018 result today.
A number of other institutional investors and hedge funds have also recently added to or reduced their stakes in TIF . Finally, Winslow Evans & Crocker Inc. increased its stake in shares of Tiffany & Co.by 397.9% in the second quarter.
During their relationship, Faith says R Kelly also asked her to sign a contract that he said would offer him "protection". Not just, you know, he's demanding me to do this. "I kinda just froze up", she said.
But when pictures were published of her plaque, it was painfully obvious that it looked nothing like her. Twitter was on fire with responses from users, as to what they thought the plaque really looked like.
Roth's literary agent, Andrew Wylie , said that he died in a New York City hospital of congestive heart failure. Indeed, his most recent, Nemesis is as fresh, memorable, and alive with feeling as anything he has written.
White House visit not mandatory for Eagles players
Wentz has not put a timetable on his return, but he has said his goal is to play in the season opener. Mills cautioned not to read too much into that, however. "We're just out there competing right now".
Jared Kushner granted permanent security clearance
Lowell said Kushner answered all questions and "is looking forward to continuing the work the president has asked him to do". His clearance was suspended in February, however, as the White House faced blowback over the Rob Porter scandal.
Pentagon Report: Nukes Are Central to North Korea Strategy
The demolition is due to take place sometime between Wednesday and Friday, depending on the weather, according to the North. President Trump met with South Korean President Moon Jae-in on Tuesday. "I will guarantee his safety, yes", Trump said.
Venezuela expels US envoys in response to sanctions
The EU had warned in April that it would consider further sanctions against Venezuela of its own if the elections were not fair. Major protests, like those seen previous year and in 2014, seem unlikely, given widespread disillusionment and fatigue.
I am Kareena Kapoor Khan and I am proud of it
Plus, having starred in an array of blockbusters, Kareena also is a bigger star than the other actors in the film. Veere Di Wedding is a female buddy film about four girls living in an urban setting and their struggles in life.
USA employee in China reports 'abnormal' sound sensations
The US State Department expelled 17 Cuban diplomats from its Washington embassy previous year after the incidents came to light. The worker, who was sent to the U.S. for further evaluation, was diagnosed with a mild traumatic brain injury on May 8.
U.S. to contribute up to $7 million to fight Ebola outbreak
I want to applaud the Minister of Health of the DRC for his exemplary leadership in managing this current outbreak so far. The funds are going to World Health Organization in support of its joint strategic response plan with Congo's government.