Serena Williams could face Sharapova in French QF
Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova could meet in the French Open quarterfinals.
Williams won the 2002 French Open, while Sharapova is hoping to complete a career Grand Slam with her first title in Paris.
The other possible quarterfinals set up by Friday's draw: Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka vs. US Open champion Sam Stosur; defending champion Li Na vs. Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova; and No. 3-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska vs. No. 8 Marion Bartoli.
In her first Grand Slam tournament since revealing she has an autoimmune disease, seven-time major champion Venus Williams could meet Radwanska in the second round and 2009 French Open champion Svetlana Kuznetsova next.