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post #1 of 42 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2002, 03:35 PM Thread Starter
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Thumbs up Congrats, Chanda!

There was a brief article in USA Today confirming what Rocketta told us days ago:

Chanda is this year's winner of the Hormel Player Who Makes a Difference Award at the Family Circle Cup. All I can say is AFT! She should have won this years ago. Better late than never, I suppose.

@ USA Today for spelling her name wrong.

(I wrote them a polite correction. )
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post #2 of 42 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2002, 03:41 PM
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Yup, they sure did.

Family Circle Cup to honor Rubin

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Chandra Rubin will be honored for her work away from the tennis court with "The Player Who Makes A Difference Award" at the Family Circle Cup later this month. Rubin, with three WTA Tour titles in her career, joins such past winners as Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova and Billie Jean King. Rubin will receive her award April 20 at the Family Circle Tennis Center. Rubin has worked with several charities and nonprofit organizations including Special Olympics, National Leukemia Foundation, American Heart Association, Athletes Against Drugs and the Boys & Girls Clubs.
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Talking at least they covered it

AFT indeed.

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Congrats Chanda!

It is terribly rude that they managed to spell Evert right but could not manage Chanda..

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Congratulations Chanda!

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post #6 of 42 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2002, 03:56 PM
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Yay for Chanda ! Hopefully she'll be back on court soon.
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I have read what she all does for the world and I think she fully deserves it
congratulations to her

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post #8 of 42 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2002, 04:03 PM
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Congratulations to Chandra! I hope they will show it on TV during the Tournament.

She is one very classy young woman.

CHANDA!!! I can't believe I did the same stupid thing as the article. Okay, now, 100 times: Chanda, Chanda, Chanda, ...

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Congratulations Chanda

This is well deserved.

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post #10 of 42 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2002, 04:39 PM
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She deserves it for all her work
How's her health Brian? Is she in the process of coming back?
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post #11 of 42 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2002, 04:57 PM
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Just wade in here with a congrats for chanda! Hope she's back soon.

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Congrats to Chanda!

Get well soon!


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About bloody time too!
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post #14 of 42 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2002, 07:09 PM
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Smile Way to Carry It - Chanda

Thanks Chanda for taking time out to support all your charities. I understand the young ones luv u. U deserve their admiration. Good luck girlie-girl.

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post #15 of 42 (permalink) Old Apr 5th, 2002, 08:32 PM
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Congrats Chanda, on your much deserved award.

Hope she gets back to the top very very soon.

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