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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old Jul 1st, 2010, 04:57 PM Thread Starter
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What's with Czechs and Wimbledon?

Historically they always seemed to do great in this slam in particular.

Navratilova 9 titles
Novotna 1 title
Mandlikova 2 finals
Kvitova 1 semifinal

Vaidisova, Peschkle and Sukova also did good. I don't know if Hantuchova counts.

And I'm not even counting doubles.

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Re: What's with Czechs and Wimbledon?

Hantuchova is Slovak... and she have been playing for SVK all the time (wtf?! Czechoslovakia came to the end in dec. 1992!)... and Navratilova won only 2 Wimbys for Czechoslovakia (1978, 1979) cos she became US citizen after 1981...

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Re: What's with Czechs and Wimbledon?

Denisa Chladkova also surprise quarter-finalist in 1997
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