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ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

Are they for real?

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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

It's true... no WTA matches since the USO
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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

Venus' last 4 tournaments have been the 4 grand slams consecutively. Roland Garros, Wimbledon, US Open, Australian Open.
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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

She's only played GS - French, Wimby, US now Aussie.

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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

LOL Why the doubt?
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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

apart from exhibitions that's correct info isn't it

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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

She played high quality players in Hong Kong, no? Even though it is not WTA, but what really is difference? She's got match practice in and if she chose not to play any warm-up tournaments, really could not be used as an excuse for sub par play

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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

oh please it was still a shitty exhibition tournamnent.Nothing like a real tournament to see how a player faces the pressure.


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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

Wow, I knew she didn't play much last year, but I didn't know that the last WTA tournament she played was Madrid. I assumed she played one the US Open series tournaments.
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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

are u for real,ask yourself instead
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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

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She played high quality players in Hong Kong, no? Even though it is not WTA, but what really is difference? She's got match practice in and if she chose not to play any warm-up tournaments, really could not be used as an excuse for sub par play
An exhibition isn't remotely close to a major, just like a tour final isn't a slam final.
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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

a match is match and as for the pressure - it's what a player makes of it

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go Venus Ebony Starr!!!do you boo
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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

They are right? She hasn't played a TOUR match since the US Open




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Re: ES commentators: Venus did not play a match since US Open...

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Are they for real?
i've rarely seen the smilie used so ineptly.


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