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Didn't you think that the main court at AI was a bit constricted?

Even more so for a clay court. I mean, Nadal usually returns serve from way further back than the linesmen and ballkids were at Amelia Island.

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Re: Didn't you think that the main court at AI was a bit constricted?

yeah but none of the women return serve from half way up the stands like nadal does

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Re: Didn't you think that the main court at AI was a bit constricted?

hmmm...
few years ago at Amelia Island tournament one side of thecourt was smaller than the other

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Re: Didn't you think that the main court at AI was a bit constricted?

Didn't they have some problem with the service box lengh aswell one year?

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Re: Didn't you think that the main court at AI was a bit constricted?

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Didn't they have some problem with the service box lengh aswell one year?
Yeah, one of the service lines was 3 feet short

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Re: Didn't you think that the main court at AI was a bit constricted?

Yeah. But there is trees around so they can't built it as big as Rod Laver Arena.

And it's not Nadal vs Gaudio.
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And it's not Nadal vs Gaudio.
Thank heavens for that.

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Re: Didn't you think that the main court at AI was a bit constricted?

I think you never went to Luxembourg!!

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I think you never went to Luxembourg!!

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Luxembourg roxx. It looks like the hangar of a spaceship.

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Luxembourg roxx. It looks like the hangar of a spaceship.
Sure Lux roxx!
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hmmm...
few years ago at Amelia Island tournament one side of thecourt was smaller than the other
LOL! yeah!
Mary Joe said that in the match against Linds and Venus in 2005. She commented something about that.
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Re: Didn't you think that the main court at AI was a bit constricted?

3 feet short service box?? good god!

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