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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old Jul 6th, 2002, 07:01 PM Thread Starter
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Serena the 9th woman

hey you guys,

i just want to know what you think of Serena and becoming the 9th woman in history to win all Majors. Martina obviously was the prediction in the past with that elusive Roland Gaross. Lindsay also has a chance.

but since the Australian comes before the French, i have a feeling Serena will beat out Marti or Lindsay for that coveted spot in history. What do you guys think?
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old Jul 6th, 2002, 07:06 PM
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hingis is not gonna win the french with henin clijsters serena venus cappy there. she may never win the french open but it is the one she has a better shot at. i think serena will do it then venus

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post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old Jul 6th, 2002, 07:15 PM
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I think she has the best chance for the simple reason that I don't think rebound ace is such a worse surface for her!(despite that she had some of her painfull loses there but then she also had them in wimbledon before this year)
Lindsay doesn't like clay, Martina has mental problems at the french, Monica same in wimbledon(and other things)
imho serena is in the best position to make it full right now too!

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ditto Irma about Serena
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post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old Jul 7th, 2002, 12:28 PM
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yeah serena would probably be the first... and to think a year ago... Martina and Venus and Lindsay were the main picks...

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post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old Jul 7th, 2002, 02:03 PM
 
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With two GS wins under her belt this year, Serena is definitely the most likely woman to achieve it at the moment.
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post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old Jul 7th, 2002, 03:09 PM
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at the rate she's going, she'll complete the grand slam events in the southern summer of '03.
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post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old Jul 7th, 2002, 03:09 PM
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Serena has a great chance to complete the career grand slam. I think she will become the 9th woman to make it happen.

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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old Jul 7th, 2002, 04:17 PM
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i think Lindsay will never win the French-Open
and martina too.

yes, Serena is the big favorit now, but she need to work harder in the off season as the last years.
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