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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 2006, 12:48 AM Thread Starter
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What is she doing? Another Martina? She's 36 and has a WTA Tour record of 2-2 this year... maybe not quite as good as Hingis, lol.

She played Tokyo:
1st Round Qualifying: W. Cara Black (172) 7-5, 6-2
2nd Round Qualifying: L. Saori Obata (107) 6-3, 7-5

and Memphis:
1st Round Qualifying: W. Cory Ann Avants (276) 6-1, 6-3
2nd Round Qualifying: L. Vilmarie Castellvi (167) 3-6, 6-4, 6-3

both without a ranking.

And now, she got a wc into Indian Wells!

Actually, now that i look at it, is she just playing for fun? Cause she got a couple points for both these tourneys, and yet she is still unranked (although she has a Race rank of 177)

Did she just get bored from retirement? Is she playing for charity? does anyone truly know!?!?!?!

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post #2 of 7 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 2006, 01:04 AM
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I was pretty surprised that she got a WC given her age & the randomness of her comeback. But I guess she might just be bored & loves competing Even @ 36, she can still pick up wins on the tour...that's interesting...
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post #3 of 7 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 2006, 01:04 AM
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I think she is doing it because she can. If she is still good enough to still be out there then good for her
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post #4 of 7 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 2006, 06:17 AM
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She was really forced out of the game by injury and made a couple unsuccessful attempts to return only to have injuries reoccur. Now I'd assume that she's finally healthy and wants to give it one last shot.
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post #5 of 7 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 2006, 06:30 AM
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Go to "Who let the Dutch out" she has her own thread there. There's an article about her comeback.

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Welcome back Big Bad Brenda
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post #7 of 7 (permalink) Old Mar 4th, 2006, 10:25 AM
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sheŽll be ranked after IW

she needs three tournaments for being ranked

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