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Re: Stacey Allaster: "We believe our athletes are playing for their country every day

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Originally Posted by bobito View Post
Does any athlete who regularly turns down the honour of playing in their national team really belong in the Olympics?
The Olympic Games/Spirit or organisers/whatever/whoever... seem to fancy the KO format used day in, day out on the ATP and WTA tours!?

If that's "for-your-country" enough for the Olympics, the whole Fed Cup thing is like making pole-vaulters qualify via a portrait painting contest.
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