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Talking Ladies And Gentlemen: Your 2008 Grand Slam And Olympic Singles Champions

2008 Australian Open Champion - Maria Sharapova
2008 French Open Champion - Ana Ivanovic*
2008 Wimbledon - Venus Williams
2008 Olympics - Elena Dementieva
2008 US Open - Serena Williams*

*Assumed the number one ranking after winning the grand slam title

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Re: Ladies And Gentlemen: Your 2008 Grand Slam And Olympic Singles Champions

eh, none of them have put together years that are deserving of #1.
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2008 Australian Open Champion - Maria Sharapova
2008 French Open Champion - Ana Ivanovic*
2008 Wimbledon - Venus Williams
2008 Olympics - Elena Dementieva
2008 US Open - Serena Williams*

*Assumed the number one ranking after winning the grand slam title
Good looking year. We had past present and future winning slams. The WTA looks fine to me.
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2008 Australian Open Champion - Maria Sharapova
2008 French Open Champion - Ana Ivanovic*
2008 Wimbledon - Venus Williams
2008 Olympics - Elena Dementieva
2008 US Open - Serena Williams*

*Assumed the number one ranking after winning the grand slam title
So who will be the WTA Player of the year? My ranking as follows:

1. Serena
2. Anna
3. Maria
4. Venus
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Wonderful. All players were deserving.

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Re: Ladies And Gentlemen: Your 2008 Grand Slam And Olympic Singles Champions

Serena has won the US Open and Miami (the "fifth slam") and made the finals of Wimbledon. That IS deserving of a # 1 next to her name
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Serena has won the US Open and Miami (the "fifth slam") and made the finals of Wimbledon. That IS deserving of a # 1 next to her name
Who said she doesn't deserve it
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Who said she doesn't deserve it
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Oh I see I missed that post. yeah I am in no way a fan but I can respect that fact that she does deserve to be number one.
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Re: Ladies And Gentlemen: Your 2008 Grand Slam And Olympic Singles Champions

Wow it was almost a great year.... who doesnt belong?

AO- Maria straight sets to title
FO- Ana no straight sets, did not defeat a former grand slam winner on the way to the title
W- Venus Straight Sets
US OPen- Serena Straight sets all the way through

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I really like that the majors and olympics were all won relatively impressively with top players stepping up.
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Wow it was almost a great year.... who doesnt belong?

AO- Maria straight sets to title
FO- Ana no straight sets, did not defeat a former grand slam winner on the way to the title
W- Venus Straight Sets
US OPen- Serena Straight sets all the way through
Still bitter I see

Ana= Slam Champion
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Wow it was almost a great year.... who doesnt belong?

AO- Maria straight sets to title
FO- Ana no straight sets, did not defeat a former grand slam winner on the way to the title
W- Venus Straight Sets
US OPen- Serena Straight sets all the way through
Wow.. you really can't have a post without Ana.. amazing...
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