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BOMBSHELL! Li Na finally reached a Tier I final

At age 30 and after more than a decade on the tour, Na has finally reached a Tier I final.


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No big deal... She reached 2 G.S finals.

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Re: BOMBSHELL! Li Na finally reached a Tier I final

What? Is this really her first Tier I final?
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BYE, Benesova, Scheepers, Cibulkova, W/O, very impressive.

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Wow. That's quite a stat for GS champion to have. lol
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I just broke out another tub of Häagen-Dazs to celebrate
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It doesn't seem like it though. Maube its because she's made some quarters and semis. She has a shot at winning this one too

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I dont see her making it to week 2 in RG
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I dont see her making it to week 2 in RG
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Really? Go Li na !
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Li Na won 5 titles including 1 GS + 1 Premier (Sydney 2011) + 3 internationals
Stosur won 3 titles including 1 GS + 1 Premier (Charleston 2010) + 1 international
Schiavonne won 4 titles including 1GS + 1 Premier (Moscow 2009) + 2 internationals

their total titles are 12 titles including 3 GS


cowoz won 19 titles yet not of these title is GS

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Wow. That's quite a stat for GS champion to have. lol
reminds me a bit of del potro. won a slam but only made 1 masters final, no titles. contrast to murray who has 0 slams and like 8 masters title lol..

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Li is a Tier 1 maestro compared to Schiavone, who's only made Tier 1 semifinal in her life
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BYE, Benesova, Scheepers, Cibulkova, W/O, very impressive.

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