Join Date: Sep 2002
Location: A galaxy far far Away
Five years ago, could anyone have predicted..
At the end of the 2001 tennis season, could anyone have predicted....
-Martina Hingis would retire and unretire
-Monica Seles and Jennifer Capriati would both fade into injury induced retirement, without officially retiring
-Injuries would ravage the tour, but Amelie Mauresmo would be mostly healthy
-Serena would have 7 Slam titles in January 2005 and then be out of the top 100 in 2006
-not one American woman would be playing at the year-end championships in 2006
-Justine Henin-Hardenne would win her 4th Grand Slam title before Kim Clijsters won her first
-Mary Carillo would be doing commentary on NBC, CBS AND ESPN!
-Amelie Mauresmo would win her first Grand Slam title without reaching Championship point
-Mary Pierce would be in two Slam finals in 2005
-Jennifer Capriati would lose back to back 3rd set tiebreaks in US Open semifinals
-a pretty blonde, Russian ova would have two slam titles by the end of 06 and make people forget about Anna Kournikova
-a Capriati/Serena match would singlehandidly introduce instant replay
-Elena Dementieva's second serve would become the most entertaining stroke in the history of women's tennis
"I resolve to get arrested for indecent exposure," Mary Lynn Rajskub (Chloe on 24).