View Full Version : The awkward announcer exchange of the tournament(Pam Shriver,Brad Gilbert, Kirilenko)

Jan 30th, 2010, 11:10 AM
The awkward announcer exchange of the tournament came from the makeshift "studio," and the team of Chris Fowler, Brad Gilbert and Pam Shriver. After Gilbert commented on seeing Maria Kirilenko working out in the gym a day after upsetting Maria Sharapova, the three engaged in a conversation that went like this:

Gilbert: I think Kirilenko is finally maturing. I saw her up early this morning, getting in a good workout at the gym.

Shriver: Yeh, and I bet you a put a chair right behind her while she ran on the treadmill. (Aaron's note: Shriver actually said this, I swear. I wouldn't have believed it myself if I hadn't heard it with my own two ears)

Gilbert: (With a terrified, 'God, I hope my wife is watching right now,' look on his face): Ahh, umm, no... I prefer lifting, umm, weights. Ahh...

Fowler (With a producer screaming in his ear): Hey let's go over to Dick Enberg who's over at Rod Laver Arena. Dick...