Re: Does Pova have a skill block or a mental block vs Serena?
Originally Posted by Mare Serenitatis
And one of Martha's wins happened with some assistance from Serena's abdominal injury.
Athlete is responsible for her health. She got injured in this match and in this notorious QF vs Sloane because tried to hit harder, play better than she was ready. When player is overplaying, trying too much he/she is prone to injuries. Injuries which are caused not by quality of surface or weather conditions are part of the game.
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