The controversial decision to seed two-time
Nadal, the eight-time
Wimbledon's seedings are based on a formula that incorporates the men's tour rankings and adds points for grass court performances.
Play opens on Monday, highlighted by Federer facing Victor Hanesecu of Romania, Nadal facing Steve Darcis of Belgium, and Murray facing
Among the women, five-time champion and No. 1 seed
No. 2 Viktoria Azarenka of Belarus was joined in the other half of the draw by No. 3