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Sharapova's_Boy
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:23 PM
Bad luck Nikki. :sad:

She had game/break points in 6/8 games in the third set. Also had a set point at 5-3 in the first.

Congrats to Sveta though, she was just too consistent when it counted.

RenaSlam.
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:24 PM
Nicole's stats look great though. 42 winners, 38 errors. Wow.

She outplayed Kuznetsova for the better part of the first two sets, and had a set point in the first but just got unlucky. Better luck next time, Nic!

tennisrox
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:24 PM
Good job Svet!!Great show against the teen brigade!!!

alibaby
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:26 PM
great,sveti-baby!! :kiss: :kiss: the dream comes nearer and nearer.... :hearts:

SilK
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:26 PM
:lol: we were posting these threads at the exact same time! damn it :( :p

-Kieron-
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:29 PM
well done sveta, good fighting. :)

ginger_fish668
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:29 PM
Great job Sveta. :bounce:

Nicole. :sad: Nevermind, there'll be other times.

manu
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:34 PM
Nicole's groundstrokes are impressive, but she still has work to do: backhand slice, moving to the net, drop shots, ... But she's got a lot of potential! :yeah:

vutt
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:37 PM
Great job Sveta! :cool:

Clai
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:42 PM
:bounce: Sveta

:hug: Nicole

Slumpsova
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:45 PM
at least Nicole won a set. well done girl ;)

3R is good considering her bad results on grass. i'm proud of her :kiss:

charmedRic
Jun 24th, 2005, 01:49 PM
Better luck next time Nicole.

let's see if Svetlana gives credit for another good match tho.

vutt
Jun 24th, 2005, 02:03 PM
LOL! BBC called Nicole "Sharapova MarkII". ;)

Kutuzova
Jun 24th, 2005, 02:06 PM
Great Match Nicole, much better play on grass at Wimbledon than in the warmups and u continue to show ur amazing talent! Great try and I have a feeling u will be having a big hardcourt season on ur favorite surface!

Ellery
Jun 24th, 2005, 02:23 PM
Sveta :bounce: :D :hearts:

Nicole :sad:

tterb
Jun 24th, 2005, 02:30 PM
Looks like Niocle's about ready for a big Slam breakthrough! :)

tennisrox
Jun 24th, 2005, 02:34 PM
Better luck next time Nicole.

let's see if Svetlana gives credit for another good match tho.


Yeah :o Show some class this time pls Sveta.She hasn't lost to Nicole b4 so maybe she'll be a bit better about giving credit.

goldenlox
Jun 24th, 2005, 02:52 PM
Sveta has more match where she can mess around. Then she has to clean up her game, to go further.

Irish
Jun 24th, 2005, 03:07 PM
Nicole :crying2:

Good luck Svetlana throughout the tourney!

mboyle
Jun 24th, 2005, 04:21 PM
Yep Nicole choked from inexperience. oh well. Go Ivanovic.

jfk
Jun 24th, 2005, 04:33 PM
A year from now, Nicole wins this match. She hasn't had a breakthrough GS yet but she's on a very Sharapova-like path. She could break out at the US Open with a nice draw.

Harju.
Jun 24th, 2005, 05:07 PM
:sobbing: Nicole.

She's still pretty inconsistent. But she just turned 16. I'm not worried just yet. She's going to be much stronger than Ivanovic once she fixes her head and controls her emotion.