Baseline Buzz: What's next for Woz?

After public breakup with Rory McIlroy, former world No. 1 ousted in Paris

Updated: May 27, 2014, 6:01 PM ET
By Greg Garber and Jim Caple | ESPN.com

PARIS -- One game from a brutally predictable first-round defeat, Caroline Wozniacki sat in her changeover chair with an acutely forlorn look on her face. The Dane appeared to be on the verge of tears.

She was the WTA's No. 1-ranked player for 18 weeks 3½ years ago. Even today she is a still-strong No. 14. But on Tuesday, she wasn't nearly as forceful as her ranking. Wozniacki was sent home from Roland Garros by Yanina Wickmayer 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-2.

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