Wimbledon 2012 Draw And Bracket: Donald Young Faces No. 26 Mikhail Youzhny In Opening Round

PARIS, FRANCE - MAY 29: Donald Young of USA plays a forehand in his men's singles first round match against Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria during day 3 of the French Open at Roland Garros on May 29, 2012 in Paris, France. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

The Championships at Wimbledon 2012 will be held from June 25 - July 8. Can Chicago native Donald Young make his mark in a Grand Slam?

The official Wimbledon website has released the seeding and draw for both the men's and women's singles tournaments, and 22-year-old Chicago native Donald Young will face No. 26 seed Mikhail Youzhny in the opening round of the Grand Slam event. The matchup is a difficult one for Young, who doesn't have much experience against top players on grass and is coming off a disappointing result in the French Oprn, but if he can somehow take out Youzhny he would face the winner of the match between Inigo Cervantes and Flavio Cipolla in the second round.

As for other U.S. men's players, Mardy Fish and John Isner are seeded at No. 10 and No. 11, respectively. Andy Roddick is seeded No. 30 and will take on Jamie Baker in the first round. Here is a look at the top-15 seeds in gentlemen's singles for the tournament at Wimbledon in 2012:

Men's Top Seeds:

1. Novak Djokovic (SRB)
2. Rafael Nadal (ESP)
3. Roger Federer (SUI)
4. Andy Murray (GBR)
5. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA)
6. Tomas Berdych (CZE)
7. David Ferrer (ESP)
8. Janko Tipsarevic (SRB)
9. Juan Martin del Potro (ARG)
10. Mardy Fish (USA)
11. John Isner (USA)
12. Nicolas Almagro (ESP)
13. Gilles Simon (FRA)
14. Feliciano Lopez (ESP)
15. Juan Monaco (ARG)

Seeding and brackets for the men's and women's draws are available at the official Wimbledon website.

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