This is the first I've heard of Maria's victory over Tamarine Tanasugarn. I am very happy for her. But I am a bit surprised at the ease she is beating her opponents. I hope Masha won't be over confident in her first WTA Tour final against an experienced opponent in Nicole Pratt.
Happiness is like a cat. If you try to coax it or call it, it will avoid you. It will never come. But if you pay no attention to it and go about your business, you'll find it rubbing up against your legs and jumping into your lap. - William Bennett
I was really surprised after seing Kirilenko beating Tanasugarn. I think she's the favourite to take the title, cuz of her excelent week, but I really want Nicole to win cuz she's already in her 30's and neither her have no titles. Maria still has a huge future ahead, but Nicole...