View Full Version : sorry for being that much NOT up-to-date, but why have Black & Likhovtseva actually..
May 12th, 2004, 12:15 PM
... split up?
Thanks in advance. :)
May 12th, 2004, 12:18 PM
Because it's Olympic year and players from the same country want to play together to get some preparation for Athens.
May 12th, 2004, 01:05 PM
I think it's a good change. Black/Elena have never won a Doubles slam, have they? seems odd for a really good team like that to have done so poorly in slams.
May 12th, 2004, 06:04 PM
Can't see Elena rushing back to Cara after the Olympics!?! She and Svetlana are a great team.
May 12th, 2004, 06:40 PM
Cara/Lena have had bad results last year,they won only one tournament (Hobart Tier 5)so they have well done to slip!
Sveta/Lena is a better team as well as Stubbs/Black than Cara/lena! :)
May 12th, 2004, 08:21 PM
I thought they split up because they had poor results last year. Cara/Renaee is a really hot/cold team. They either end up winning the title or going out in the first round lol :D
May 12th, 2004, 08:27 PM
can't explain how happy I'm.... finally Elena could get my full support.
but to answer this question, Olympics was the primary reason. They are still good friends (to my knowledge)
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