Re: I am so sick of Age Eligibility Rules
There was a very good reason this rule was put in place.
There were lot burnout, as a result of parent treating their kids as cash cow, meal ticket.
They put so much pressure on the kids, using abusive language if they don't win, booking them for too many tournaments way over their phsyical capacity.
Venus Williams Grand Slam VII
Serena Williams Grand Slam XXI
Nadia Petrova Grand Slam Hope Is Fading
Updated: Jan 31. 2015
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Rest in peace, Elena Baltacha.
Last edited by tennisbum79; Jul 5th, 2010 at 01:38 AM.