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RenaSlam.
Apr 15th, 2005, 06:07 PM
Just like years past, with a "group" of people dominating, will this year be "The Year of the Youngsters"

2001- Year of the Americans...Capriati winning 2 GS, Venus winning 2

2002- Year of the Williamses- Serena wins 3, Venus reaches finals.

2003- Year of the Belgians- Justine wins 2, Kimmy reaches finals, both reach world number one

2004- Year of the Russians- 3 Different Russian GS Champs.

2005- ????????

Opinions...?

Dunkins
Apr 16th, 2005, 08:41 PM
2005 - Year of the REAL Serena Slam.
that was the first thing that came on my mind.

lindsayno1
Apr 16th, 2005, 08:45 PM
the year davenport wins RG!!! LMAO!

creep
Apr 16th, 2005, 08:57 PM
Itís difficult to imagine three young players each winning a major title or one winning a couple of titles. Well Sharapova is still in the age bracket of 'Young' players. And she's already won a slam title.I just cannot imagine if the likes of Serena, Maria, Lindsay, Kim and Justine are in fine fettle. Being beaten by any other opponents than the group of 5. For me some of the players who have wons slams, haven't improved, in fact they seemed to have gone backwards, maybe this is a reaction to winning a major title.

Experimentee
Apr 17th, 2005, 04:45 PM
Which youngsters do oyu thikn will win Slams this year? I dont see any young player winning one apart from Sharapova. I think it will be year of the Serena Slam :angel:

La Reine
Apr 17th, 2005, 04:52 PM
I think (or hope) this will be the year we get a new crop of "best players never to have won a slam."

yukon145
Apr 17th, 2005, 05:36 PM
i hope its the year of Tati and amazing Jenn comeback #2!