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No clear dirt front-runners in 2014

Despite being a slight French Open favorite, Serena Williams still vulnerable

Updated: April 23, 2014, 3:58 PM ET
By Kamakshi Tandon | Special to ESPN.com

Most of the top women don't count clay as their preferred surface, and in the past few years, the big events have been won by power players who have games that aren't traditionally suited to the surface. With no dominant figure on the WTA this season and many of the usual clay-court players not playing well, there's potential for a lot of different names to emerge. Here are a few of the women to watch:

1. Serena Williams

After going undefeated on her worst surface last year, Williams ...

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