Two things are certain in life – death and taxes. You should add a third item to the list – annual griping about how Wimbledon allocates seeds in the men’s draw.
Wimbledon does not use ATP rankings for its seeding. Here is Wimbledon’s formula.
- Start with a player’s ATP ranking points.
- Add bonus points for performance on grass (100% of points from grass court tournaments for the previous 12 months + 75% of points from the best grass event from the 12 months before that).
This formula only applies to men. Let the complaining begin.