Second grand slam of the year from today, Federer's match in the first round will be from Sonega
World No. 1 Novak Djokovic has got top seed in the tournament
Sports desk The second tennis Grand Slam of the year starts on the French Open Sunday. The world's top-3 players will make a record in it. If Number 1 Novak Djokovic becomes the champion, he will become the only other player to win two grand slams twice. Earlier, Australian Rod Laver did this feat in 1962 and 1969. Lever then won four Grand Slams in a calendar year. Djokovic of Serbia won the Wimbledon, US Open last year and the Australian Open this year. Before that, they have done this in 2016.
At the same time, number two Rafael Nadal will go for the record 12th time to win the title. World number-3 Roger Federer has won here in 2009. If 37 year old Federer wins this time, then he will become the oldest Grand Slam champion. Federer are coming into the French Open for the first time since 2015.
Federer gets third seed
2016 champion Djokovic got first, Nadal second, Federer got third seed In the women's category, World No. 1 and Top seed Naomi Osaka will end up with the goal of third Grand Slam. Osaka had won the Australian Open this year. Osaka's first match will be from Slovakia's Ana Carolina Schmidova.