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Re: The Sofa: for off topic chat.

Originally Posted by Play_Suspended View Post
Anyone want to give Laura a hug after her last fb vid?
Poor Laurita was "not emotionally ready" to be stung by a wasp.

It brings back memories of Wimbledon 2009 when she was savagely attacked by a bee during her junior singles match against Sally Peers. The Daily Telegraph commented:

The most problematic incident for Laura Robson during her straightforward 6-3, 6-2 defeat of Sally Peers came when a bee chose the exact moment when the No 2 seed was serving for the match in which to come in for a kiss. But, as with her opponent across the net, Robson swished the little blighter aside and swept into the third round of the girls' singles.
Highlights of the match, including Laura's confrontation with the bee (at matchpoint, no less!), are on BBC Sport:
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