Article: Sister Act II: Kim and Elke Clijsters to partner in Antwerp - TennisForum.com
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Feb 14th, 2004, 10:08 PM Thread Starter
A winner is me.
 
Andrew.'s Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: The Victory Trail.
Posts: 11,118
                     
Article: Sister Act II: Kim and Elke Clijsters to partner in Antwerp

North Europe Daily

February 15, 2004

by John Fergarant

-----------------------------

ANTWERP - Former world number one tennis player Kim Clijsters is going back to her roots, in some ways.

Kim Clijster's sister, Elke, is also a professional tennis player, but is currently ranked as world number 500 in singles, a sharp contrast to her sister's current ranking of 2.

Late on Saturday night, both Clijsters sisters announced their doubles partnership in the Proximus Diamond Games. "This is something that I have always wanted to do," said Kim, "Trying 2 on 1 doubles has always been a dream for me. I just wanted to see if I could do it."

Elke responded enthusiastically, "Once my father hussled in the wildcard for me and it was definate that I could make contact with a ball, I was really hoping Kim would allow me to partner with her."

"I'm really trying to be a good sister," said Kim, "I'm figuring she can help the ball kids pick up the balls, dry my face and give me water on the changeovers, you know, kind of be my on court bitch. I think I'll need one because 2 on 1 doubles is so difficult. But I can do it."

Lindsay Davenport|Elena Bovina|Marissa Irvin|Tatiana Golovin|Mary Pierce|Sesil Karatantcheva|Cara Black|Clarisa Fernandez
Andrew. is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old Feb 14th, 2004, 10:12 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Jan 2004
Posts: 374
 
Uh huh.
CinnamoninCinema is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the TennisForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome