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post #140 of (permalink) Old Jun 6th, 2008, 06:48 AM
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Re: The Danes are coming - Danish juniors thread

Originally Posted by Jorn View Post
InTheAir, Karen was in the doubles draw and in the schedule, but does you know why she did not play in doubles?

Will she play in Wimbledon also?
Yes, her partner was injured in her single so they had to pull out.

She will not play Wimbledon. I think she only has one ITF tournament left to play before her 16th birthday so she would not be able to play both Roehampton warm-up and Wimbledon quali. Changing from clay to grass takes at least a week so arriving directly for a Wimbledon qualy would not be well prepared. And staying one week in London practising on grass would cost a fortune in hotels and court fees.

So I guess it is matter of spending money on a limited tournament budget most wisely.
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