Michelle Larcher de Brito blogs from Estoril!
ESTORIL, Portugal - One of the most promising future stars in the game has largely arrived; with some breakthrough results in her first three Sony Ericsson WTA Tour events, including notching her first Top 20 win over Agnieszka Radwanska en route to a third round finish at Miami two weeks ago, 15-year-old Michelle Larcher de Brito has begun her path to the top. This week, she becomes the latest (and youngest) blogger, straight from the Estoril Open.
Monday, April 14, 2008
Hello everyone, and welcome to my first blog! This is my first tournament on clay and my first big match in Portugal - so it's going to be a very important week for me. I'm really happy to be here competing in front of my home supporters!
This is my first time playing this tournament, but I've been coming to Estoril ever since I was a kid. I used to watch matches and even trained at this club. I grew up here and lived here until I was nine, when I moved to Bollettieri's in Florida. So it's really special for me to finally play this ev ....
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