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View Poll Results: Who do you want/think will win the 2004 French Open?
Justine Henin-Hardenne 45 27.61%
Amelie Mauresmo 35 21.47%
Lindsay Davenport 13 7.98%
Anastasia Myskina 3 1.84%
Nadia Petrova 1 0.61%
Serena Williams 9 5.52%
Venus Williams 26 15.95%
Jennifer Capriati 16 9.82%
Elena Dementieva 4 2.45%
Other (if so, say who below) 11 6.75%
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post #1 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 07:07 PM Thread Starter
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Who do you want/think will win the 2004 French Open?

Clijsters is most likely out, so she isn't on the poll, justine may not play, and same with venus although this is a good chance for lindsay


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post #2 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 07:09 PM
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No chance that Justine will win it. You can't just waltz into a Grand-Slam and win it. I think that Serena or Venus will win it 100% sure about it. Unless, of course Venus is not 100% healthy.
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Vera Z, Bepa. Zvonareva. Miss Vera Bepa dryeyes Zvonareva.
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If Venuss ankle can properly recovered....then it is lights out for everybody else. Dont like Serenas chances, because she seems to have lost her clay-skills like overnight....although her loss was injury-induced. If she can make a run at Rome then she becomes a top favourite too.

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post #5 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 07:36 PM
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I hope Momo wins it. I hope Mary goes far or wins it.
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post #6 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 07:42 PM
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this would be so great if it was a lindsay amelie final and LINDSAY won dream come true !!!


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I hope that Venus will win it. She came so close in '02. She didn't lose a set before the final and Serena just mauled her. However, I think that Serena has the best chance to win, becuase, like one of the posters said, her sole loss this year was injury induced, meaning that when she is healthy, hardly anyone has the skills to beat her. I dunno, like any and all Williams fans, I'd like to see a three set all Williams final! But in my heart I think Serena will win.

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post #8 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 07:43 PM
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I don't know why, i have this feeling MOMO could win it. I'm always very skeptical in what concerns MOMO, and I don't even like her that much, but I think something is different, this time
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post #9 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 08:05 PM
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I want see Vera Zvonareva,Anastasya Myskina or Masha Sharapova win it but I think they can't do it this year!
The winner would probably be Mauresmo or Serena (Venus and Hnin are not 100 % healthy)

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post #10 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 10:53 PM
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Hopefully Venus,if not,let go Capriati or Patty.Mauresmo can but will she be able this time to overcome her nerves?
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post #11 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 10:56 PM
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I hope that Henin will win...I'm not optamistic of her chances, given her lack of match play on clay, but one can always dream!

My back-up favorites for the tournament will be Lindsay (complete that career slam baby!) and Momo (get the monkey off, please!).
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post #12 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 11:03 PM
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I want Lindsay to win, and i think this is her greatest chance to do it , well if Venus is healthy, i would have to say she is the top favorite just because she has been playing great, and if Serena's knee is ok, which i heard it is, and if she does well in Rome, which i think she will, i think she can be considered a fav just because its Serena, and also Jen who is finding her form, and MoMo who played great in AI and Berlin.
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There is a huge difference between who I want to win and who I think will win.

I want Monica to win if she can play and be healthy.

I think Davenport will win.
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post #14 of 49 (permalink) Old May 10th, 2004, 11:07 PM
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i want a shock champion... say patty or monica?

but most likely to win it in my opinion is momo, venus... possibly serena and i woulnt count juju out either.

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how about this week's official wta player of the week?

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