The draw for the third Grand Slam of the year at Wimbledon has been released and Genie will face world No.92 Magdalena Rybarikova of Slovakia in the first round on Tuesday.
Genie has played the 27-year-old once before in Beijing in 2013 and won 6-4 6-1.
The first seed Genie can meet is the No.16 Johanna Konta of Great Britain in the second round.
Genie is making her fourth appearance on Wimbledon’s grass courts and her best result was reaching the final in 2014. Last year, Genie lost in the first round.