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Wolverines08
Jan 7th, 2008, 06:13 PM
The newest addition to Lindsay Davenport's cheer squad was courtside to watch the eight-time world number one in action.

Jagger Jonathan Leach, seven months, watched as his mum took to the centre court ahead of her comeback campaign. Young Jagger contentedly chewed on an accreditation pass while he sat on his nanny's knee.

The tot then got a cuddle from mum after she finished her practice session.

The 31-year-old's pregnancy prevented her from competing last season.

Maria Sharapova, 20, took to centre court after Davenport. After a warm-up with a skipping rope and a few throws of a gridiron ball, Sharapova grabbed a racquet.

On court three, defending champion Serena Williams, 26, and big sister Venus, 27, were supported by their mother Oracene Williams and Australian hitting partner Mark Hlawaty.

A trim and toned Serena has already begun the season in style, teaming with Mardy Fish to win the Hopman Cup in Perth last week.

Venus -- who is as well known for her on-court fashion as for her serve -- was dressed yesterday in pieces from her own clothing label Eleven.

The sisters shared a laugh as Serena, world number seven, jokingly played air-guitar on her tennis racquet as her sister practised.

World number 1 Roger Federer, last year's finalist Fernando Gonzalez and Russian Marat Safin arrived in Melbourne last week.

More stars are set to fly into Melbourne this week for the Australian Open, which kicks off next Monday.

Tennis fans will also have plenty of opportunities to see their favourite sports stars as they relax off-court between matches.

The Crown complex, the city and Chapel St are common stomping grounds for Australian Open stars.

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Mina Vagante
Jan 7th, 2008, 06:16 PM
The newest addition to Lindsay Davenport's cheer squad was courtside to watch the eight-time world number one in action.

Jagger Jonathan Leach, seven months, watched as his mum took to the centre court ahead of her comeback campaign. Young Jagger contentedly chewed on an accreditation pass while he sat on his nanny's knee.

The tot then got a cuddle from mum after she finished her practice session.

The 31-year-old's pregnancy prevented her from competing last season.

Maria Sharapova, 20, took to centre court after Davenport. After a warm-up with a skipping rope and a few throws of a gridiron ball, Sharapova grabbed a racquet.

On court three, defending champion Serena Williams, 26, and big sister Venus, 27, were supported by their mother Oracene Williams and Australian hitting partner Mark Hlawaty.

A trim and toned Serena has already begun the season in style, teaming with Mardy Fish to win the Hopman Cup in Perth last week.

Venus -- who is as well known for her on-court fashion as for her serve -- was dressed yesterday in pieces from her own clothing label Eleven.

The sisters shared a laugh as Serena, world number seven, jokingly played air-guitar on her tennis racquet as her sister practised.

World number 1 Roger Federer, last year's finalist Fernando Gonzalez and Russian Marat Safin arrived in Melbourne last week.

More stars are set to fly into Melbourne this week for the Australian Open, which kicks off next Monday.

Tennis fans will also have plenty of opportunities to see their favourite sports stars as they relax off-court between matches.

The Crown complex, the city and Chapel St are common stomping grounds for Australian Open stars.

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She is?:rolleyes:

Mina Vagante
Jan 7th, 2008, 06:17 PM
The newest addition to Lindsay Davenport's cheer squad was courtside to watch the eight-time world number one in action.

Jagger Jonathan Leach, seven months, watched as his mum took to the centre court ahead of her comeback campaign. Young Jagger contentedly chewed on an accreditation pass while he sat on his nanny's knee.

The tot then got a cuddle from mum after she finished her practice session.

The 31-year-old's pregnancy prevented her from competing last season.

Maria Sharapova, 20, took to centre court after Davenport. After a warm-up with a skipping rope and a few throws of a gridiron ball, Sharapova grabbed a racquet.

On court three, defending champion Serena Williams, 26, and big sister Venus, 27, were supported by their mother Oracene Williams and Australian hitting partner Mark Hlawaty.

A trim and toned Serena has already begun the season in style, teaming with Mardy Fish to win the Hopman Cup in Perth last week.

Venus -- who is as well known for her on-court fashion as for her serve -- was dressed yesterday in pieces from her own clothing label Eleven.

The sisters shared a laugh as Serena, world number seven, jokingly played air-guitar on her tennis racquet as her sister practised.

World number 1 Roger Federer, last year's finalist Fernando Gonzalez and Russian Marat Safin arrived in Melbourne last week.

More stars are set to fly into Melbourne this week for the Australian Open, which kicks off next Monday.

Tennis fans will also have plenty of opportunities to see their favourite sports stars as they relax off-court between matches.

The Crown complex, the city and Chapel St are common stomping grounds for Australian Open stars.

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:lol: Oh,Serena

Dino?Dino.Dino!
Jan 7th, 2008, 06:33 PM
Honestly, the stories do not interest me. I want to see pictures!

Paneru
Jan 7th, 2008, 06:49 PM
She is?:rolleyes:

Yes, she is! :p

Dodoboy.
Jan 7th, 2008, 06:53 PM
The stories interest me!...thanks for this but yes PICTURES! lol

Destiny
Jan 7th, 2008, 06:54 PM
Pictures please
story good but pics make me ecstatic!!!!:)

serenus_2k8
Jan 7th, 2008, 06:59 PM
Wooooo WS all the way! Serena is sooo chilled I dont get it! :haha: Good for her though! :D

LindsayRulz
Jan 7th, 2008, 07:06 PM
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Andy.
Jan 7th, 2008, 07:51 PM
She is?:rolleyes:
Is that a trick question. The sisters outfits and accesories are pretty much more talked about than their tennis.

Drake1980
Jan 7th, 2008, 07:53 PM
Lindsay:hearts:

@danieln1
Jan 7th, 2008, 07:58 PM
Lindsay and Jagger!!

Tennisation
Jan 7th, 2008, 08:02 PM
http://www.wtnphotos.com/data/500/20080107000073531323-MLB906-TENN.jpgoh dear Lindsay, why would you hire an attractive nanny, you don't even know ur husband is sleeping with ur nanny!:help:

Slutiana
Jan 7th, 2008, 08:25 PM
the nanny is gorgeous:drool:

sfselesfan
Jan 7th, 2008, 08:29 PM
She is?:rolleyes:

Let's put it this way. She's far more known for her fashion sense than you apparently are for mental prowess.

SF

davidmario
Jan 7th, 2008, 08:31 PM
the nanny is gorgeous:drool:

oh yeah:drool:

hurricanejeanne
Jan 7th, 2008, 08:48 PM
Lindsay and Jagger :hearts:

switz
Jan 7th, 2008, 08:51 PM
oh dear Lindsay, why would you hire an attractive nanny, you don't even know ur husband is sleeping with ur nanny!:help:

isn't her husband a banker or something? He's much more likely to be sleeping with his secretary than the nanny. They aren't home enough to do that.

serenus_2k8
Jan 7th, 2008, 08:54 PM
Let's put it this way. She's far more known for her fashion sense than you apparently are for mental prowess.

SF

I think he meant that she is better known for her tennis ability, and this statement undermined her status as a player? :confused:

MrSerenaWilliams
Jan 7th, 2008, 08:57 PM
oh dear Lindsay, why would you hire an attractive nanny, you don't even know ur husband is sleeping with ur nanny!:help:

It's probably a relative. A lot of celebrities hire family members for stuff like that.

BuTtErFrEnA
Jan 7th, 2008, 09:23 PM
o0o0o0o i'm getting really excited!!!

Mina Vagante
Jan 7th, 2008, 09:30 PM
Is that a trick question. The sisters outfits and accesories are pretty much more talked about than their tennis.
:p
Let's put it this way. She's far more known for her fashion sense than you apparently are for mental prowess.

SF

or... your sense of sarcasm :o

Mina Vagante
Jan 7th, 2008, 09:31 PM
I think he meant that she is better known for her tennis ability, and this statement undermined her status as a player? :confused:

:lol:yeh well she is known for her fashion but i wouldnt go as far as the article. Serena is the one famous for her oufits. But yes i was being SARCASTIC sfselesfan:)

Tennisation
Jan 7th, 2008, 09:59 PM
:lol:yeh well she is known for her fashion but i wouldnt go as far as the article. Serena is the one famous for her oufits. But yes i was being SARCASTIC sfselesfan:)Serena is known for her notorious outfits that doesn't mean she's known for her fashion. She's known for fashion mishaps. Whereas, Venus is known for her classy on court fashion as well as her successful launch of EleVen. Now do you see the contrast between fashion foul and fashionable?

Shuji Shuriken
Jan 7th, 2008, 10:17 PM
She is?:rolleyes:
Well...your sarcasm definitely needs work. I sure as hell missed it.

But i'm ecstatic to hear that Venus is in Australia and is practicing together :hearts: :kiss: :bounce:. Good things happen when they are together :hearts:. Let's go girls :bounce:.

Midnite Surfer
Jan 8th, 2008, 05:31 AM
I love Lindsay's mid-stroke expressions. She looks like she is really pissed at this ball. She's like, what the hell is this effing ball doing on my court again??!! I just cleaned!!


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venus_rulez
Jan 8th, 2008, 05:37 AM
:bounce: This makes me so excited I can't believe it's almost here!