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Byline: Harvey Fialkov
Mar. 25--Serena Williams A'
Age: 27Ht./wt.: 5-9/ 150
2009 W-L: 16-2
2009 titles: 1 (Australian Open)
2008 Sony Ericsson: Winner (d.
Jelena Jankovic 6-1, 5-7, 6-3 in final)
Best Sony Ericsson: Winner
Country: United States
Profile: Seems focused on finishing
No. 1 for the first time since 2002, and this is her favorite tournament as she goes for a record sixth title to surpass Steffi Graf's five. She'll be well rested after her annual snub of the tournament at Indian Wells over an alleged racial incident in 2001.
SEEDED: 1ODDS TO WIN: 1-1
Rafael Nadal A'
Age: 22Ht./Wt.: 6-1/ 188
2009 W-L: 21-2
2009 titles: 2 (Australian Open, Indian Wells)
2008 Sony Ericsson: Final (lost to Nikolay Davydenko 6-4, 6-2)
Best Sony Ericsson: 2005 and '08 finals
Profile: Has proven he's a champion on all surfaces, but back-to-back …