That's interesting. I admire girls like that who have to get through of early rounds of 10Ks but keep it up because they love tennis and have great goals. Thanks for posting!
Well, I walk into the room
Passing out hundred dollar bills
And it kills and it thrills like the horns on my Silverado grill
And I buy the bar a double round of crown
And everybody's getting down
And this town ain't never gonna be the same.
Cause I saddle up my horse and I ride into the city
I make a lot of noise
Cause the girls, they are so pretty...
"My coach told me I had to expect, you know, some long rallies and stuff. So, you know, I was ready for this."
--Amelie Mauresmo breaking down the intricate nature of Team Mauresmo coaching strategies.
What a great article. - hope there's a part two or more!
One thing that struck me was what an intriguing and compelling picture he drew of the player, in words, without a single word of physical description. The girl was just "Maria".
ok, Maria is Maria Arkhipova from Russia. 19 years old and ranked somewhere in the 5 or 6hundrets.... HERE is a match report of one of her previous matches which includes a small pic of her. It might gives you a impression of whom Glyn is talking about....