Get ready to consult the best astrologers in the planet to have the name of the 2011 French Open champion on the ladies side.
Women's tennis has become so unpredictable that I would not be surprise to see a Julia Puntintseva to come out of nowhere and take the title.
Definitely you will always have the Clijsers, Wozniackis and Azarenka's that come to mind.
However, their performances on clay have not been that great over the past years.
Clijsters has not played at the French since 2006, while Wozniacki is not as comfortable on the dirt as she is on the hard courts.
If you decide to make a poll on the streets, very few people, unless they live in Italy, will remember that
Francesca Schiavone is the actual defending champion, while Serena Williams is very likely to not play this year.
When things seems difficult to predict It's always worth picking an experienced player who knows what it takes to win seven successive matches.
Therefore, you have to go with Clijsters, Schiavone, Sharapova, and Kuznetsova.
As The French Open is exactly six weeks away we thought it would be the best time to make a top ten list of the favorites.