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tennisIlove09
Apr 17th, 2005, 05:25 AM
http://us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/ap/20050416/capt.chtx10304162252.family_circle_cup_chtx103.jpg

Her legs look...well, I dunno? I hope she doesn't really hurt herself. That'sa lot of tape

Mercredi
Apr 17th, 2005, 05:33 AM
From the picture she doesn't look healthy.

Greenout
Apr 17th, 2005, 05:36 AM
The temp at FCC was unusually cold, and muscles become very stiff.
It seemed to a problem for everybody this week. I don't think it's
a major problem.

Cross our fingers for a nice mild Sunday afternoon. :)

pigam
Apr 17th, 2005, 09:39 AM
Justine had one of these strapping too :eek:
Strange :confused:

jimbo mack
Apr 17th, 2005, 10:35 AM
i think its more precautionary for dementieva cuz she was recovering from a strained hip last week

Shonami Slam
Apr 17th, 2005, 10:56 AM
elena is miss straps of the tour.
i have never seen her without a meter of strapping at least :lol:
as some people said here - it's a mix of pre-caution and taking care of her hips and groin that she tends to injure slightly almost all the time (not enough an injury to retire, but it bugs, a bit like blisters).
at any cost, she moves amazingly well, so i really don't think you need to be worried.

goldenlox
Apr 17th, 2005, 05:18 PM
The Russian Fed Cup team needs her healthy next week.
So am I rooting for a win today, and I want Lena to walk off the court with no limping.

TF Chipmunk
Apr 17th, 2005, 05:40 PM
Justine had tape on her left leg also...and on some missed first serves she bent down as if her leg was bothering her :(

I hope they're both healthy and able to produce a fun Finals match!