A suspicious-minded type, with too much time on its hands, might look at the winners of the Tier II, Tier I and GS tournaments so far this year and reasonably
How did 2002 end? With the emergence of a new challenger for the #1 spot. Kim D. Serena at the Tour Championships! Tune in next year...
Now next year is here and somehow, the WTA has managed to get all the healthy
big contenders into the winner's circle. Go figure. I think it's al scripted. Figure Serena probably demanded and got extra tournament wins for being #1. Now look at how they scripted the wins.
Sydney : Clijsters. First showcase the new challneger
Australian Open : S.Williams - The champ
Toray Pan Pacicfic : Lindsay's back
Paris : Serena again
Antwerp : Venus
Dubai : Justine
They've managed to showcase each of the top contenders.
Jenn and Amelie have been injured, so they haven't gotten their wins yet.
To further feed paranoia, check out who's LOSING the finals. It seems clear to me that the WTA is rigging who gets to the final to prove that sponsors can depend on having recognizable stars on BOTH sides of the net in fnals.
Sydney Clijsters def. Davenport
Ausrtalian Open S.Williams def. V.Williams
Toray Pan Pacicfic Davenport def. Seles
Paris S.Williams def. Mauresmo
Antwerp V.Williams def. Clijsters
Dubai Henin-Hardenne def. Seles
Any serious individual
who examines these facts has to conclude something's