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sartrista7
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:16 AM
There is one tennis achievement that only the following ladies have been able to do this year; guess what it is. :)

Elena Dementieva
Venus Williams
Jennifer Capriati
Tatiana Panova
Iva Majoli
Amélie Mauresmo
Iroda Tulyaganova
Ai Sugiyama
Conchita Martinez
Tamarine Tanasugarn
Monica Seles
Francesca Schiavone
Rossana Neffa De Los Rios
Barbara Schett
Daniela Hantuchova
Silvia Farina Elia
Nathalie Dechy
Kim Clijsters

On the men's side, only 11 players can boast the same achievement...

JonBcn
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:24 AM
Alex, shouldnt you be tucked up in bed by now? ;)

btw, :confused:

sartrista7
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:26 AM
Jon... I've gone nocturnal since getting back to the city ;) have been out all night. I'm pretty sure one of the stats people will get it very soon. Why aren't you in bed then? ;)

Ryan
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:30 AM
They've played in every slam this year?

JonBcn
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:34 AM
Is it that they havent lost to anybody lower ranked than them?

JonBcn
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:35 AM
No, of course its not...just took a better look at the names...:o

sartrista7
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:42 AM
No-one's right yet...

JonBcn
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:46 AM
Is it something to do with unforced errors? (eg, hitting billions and still winning?)

Where are all those knowledgable stat folk when you need them?

sartrista7
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:48 AM
Jon, you think I could ever be bothered to compute something like that?! It's fairly simple, I assure you ;)

JonBcn
Sep 2nd, 2002, 02:58 AM
I thought maybe after your midnight caffeine intake you'd been a bit bored?

<running out of ideas>

All worn the same dirty socks two matches running?

dh? Volcana? Rollo..? Where is everyone?

disposablehero
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:01 AM
Made it to the 2nd round of each Slam?

Dokicfan17
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:22 AM
not defend anything they had?

angele87
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:26 AM
Jennifer defended her Oz title and Venus defended some of the summer hardcourt events so it can't be that :(

dh might have something with the second round of slams though :)

mala18
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:29 AM
they all won a tournament,or maybe bigger tournamnet tear 1 or 2,i dont know just a suggestion.

kisssssss kissssssssssssss:hearts:

Richie77
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:31 AM
I'm with disposablehero - they all got to the second round of each Slam.

evadafan
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:33 AM
No, Serena and Martina would be on the list if it was about winning tournaments.....



WHAT IS IT!!!!!

CoryAnnAvants#1
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:34 AM
They have all played third set tiebreakers or had the 8-6 9-7 3rd sets at grand slams?

evadafan
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:34 AM
That second round thing looks good. Is that it?

Justin
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:43 AM
Played a tourney on hard, clay, carpet and hard this year?

JonBcn
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:43 AM
ALex, where are you? We want ANSWERS!!

Bella
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:46 AM
I think Justin has it. Only, that last hard is grass.

ttaM
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:48 AM
The uncertainly is taking us over! :angel:

Eza
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:48 AM
They have double bagelled someone?:confused:

Bella
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:52 AM
No, Jelena played every surface. Can't be that.

Irish
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:58 AM
Played the most tournaments in a certain country or on a certain surface? :confused:

Jericho
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:58 AM
Double bageled someone??

disposablehero
Sep 2nd, 2002, 04:40 AM
Save yourself the worry. My answer is the correct one.

MakarovaFan
Sep 2nd, 2002, 03:31 PM
Never lost before the 1rd in any of the slams this year!

Irish
Sep 3rd, 2002, 05:32 AM
Sartrista.....? :D

kournikovafan13
Sep 3rd, 2002, 05:41 AM
:mad:The suspense:mad:

Buitenzorg
Sep 3rd, 2002, 07:23 AM
Their RANKING Up & Down

sartrista7
Sep 3rd, 2002, 02:07 PM
Sorry about that, I got bored then forgot ;) disposablehero was right, only these women have won singles matches at each Slam this year. Surprising names there... congrats to Rossana, I had no idea until I checked.