it's bad but i also think it is good. in the long run it could make womens tennis more interesting. a grand slam winner always has more motivation than than kost on the tour. so if some of the young players can come through then we may actually see more competitive tennis at the top of it.
Go the aussies! stosur!!!
and good luck russians: dementieva, safina, kirilenko, sharapova, kuznetsova, bovina, zvonareva, dushevina.
also good luck to: azarenka, lucic, sprem, vakulenko, vaidisova, safarova, ivanovic, groenefeld, mirza, krajicek, kvitkova, larcher de brito, lisicki.