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Oct 29th, 2005, 02:50 PM
If you could choose to own any 3 pieces of player clothing from the history of tennis......

Which would you choose?? :devil:

For example - Hingis's one sleeved top, Serena's tennis boots or a pair of Momo's shorts :drool:

Oct 29th, 2005, 02:54 PM
1. Conchita bandana
2. Momo's aus 99 shorts
3. Eleni's Gaz de france bandana.

btw: Momo's dirty sweaty shorts are the 'Holy Grail' of the Amezons :lol:

Oct 29th, 2005, 02:59 PM
btw: Momo's dirty sweaty shorts are the 'Holy Grail' of the Amezons :lol:

hmmmmmmm........that is sooooo true!!! hahaha :lol: :drool: :devil:

Thanks for your list, Gabbs!!! :kiss: Great choices!! :yeah:

Oct 29th, 2005, 03:06 PM
1 The Aneres Black Cat
2 The Aneres in RG 02 outfit to support Brazil is it ? :confused:
3 Hingis long-and-short sleeves :retard:

Oct 29th, 2005, 03:37 PM
1. Bjorn Borg's dandruffy nit-infested headband
2. Anne White's sweat-soaked woman-juice-infested catsuit
3. Dominik Hrbaty's so-gay-it-redefines-gayness open-backed shirt
4. Daniela Hantuchova's transparent white dress from the Wimbledon photoshoot
5. Pat Cash's chequered bandana

Oct 29th, 2005, 10:35 PM
2. Anne White's sweat-soaked woman-juice-infested catsuit

hahahahaha :lol: :devil:

Oct 29th, 2005, 10:44 PM
Ok, considering I started the thread it's about time I wrote my chooses :p Though there are more famous and valuable items of clothing memorabilia - mine are just ones which would have sentimental value to me.....

1. Momo's Aus Open 99 shorts :drool: :devil:

2. The sports bras that Gigi Fernandez & Natasha Zvereva were wearing when they took their tops off after winning a doubles titles :D

3. One of Eleni Daniilidou's blue and white stripy wristbands :hearts:


Oct 29th, 2005, 10:53 PM
Ok, it would HAVE to be,

1. Serena's cat suit!!!

2. Venus' Wimby Corset dress 2003
http://news.bbc.co.uk/media/images/39247000/jpg/_39247710_venus_ap200x245.jpg http://www.theage.com.au/ffxImage/urlpicture_id_1056119518833_2003/06/21/williams_2206.jpg

3. Serena's boots

Oct 29th, 2005, 10:56 PM
also...this was a great one that was said earlier....


Oct 29th, 2005, 10:57 PM
Serena's black catsuit
Kournikova's blue booty-shorts
Venus' Wimbledon '03 dress

Oct 29th, 2005, 11:02 PM
2 The Aneres in RG 02 outfit to support Brazil is it ? :confused:

i think it was Cambodia..here is an article i found.

Wednesday, 29 May, 2002, 15:55 GMT 16:55 UK
Serena's Cameroon caper

Serena sports her green-and-yellow shoes

By Colin Banks
BBC Sport Online at Roland Garros

Serena Williams unveiled her latest fashion creation during her first round victory over Martina Sucha on Wednesday.

But for once she didn't design it herself.

Serena has been persuaded to wear a variation of the Cameroon World Cup Kit by her clothing sponsors, who also sponsor the African team.

"Us Americans aren't really into soccer, but I've been watching a lot of it lately," she said after enjoying a comfortable 6-3 6-0 win over her Slovakian opponent.

Yellow knee-length socks complete the outfit

Serena has no visible links with the Cameroon team, outside her clothing sponsor, but she did witness their victory in the 2000 Olympics.

"I saw them win the Olympics when I was in Sydney so I'm supporting them," she explained.

"I don't know any of the players as such, but I did meet several of them and we swapped pins (badges). I am an avid, neurotic pin collector."

The kit is highlighted by illuminous yellow knee-length socks, bright green and yellow shoes and a similar coloured sleeveless top.

Sister Venus, who also attends Fashion College in Florida, gave the kit her thumbs up.

Serena Williams
"She said it was really nice and really cute," insisted Serena.

"I think she wishes she had a team she could support in the World Cup."

Serena has obviously been doing her homework in preparation for supporting her new team.

"I was reading an article where it says that Cameroon is everyone's favourite team, apart from their home country.

"If you're supporting England, a lot of people still have this love for Cameroon because they're always fighting for every match. They're the best African team."

Venus wore a butterfly hairclip in her first-round match

Serena admits that she still has a lot to learn about her new sport.

"I'll watch them on TV if I am awake, but it's on a bit too early in the morning for me. Obviously I am American so I would like to see them do well too."

Serena was refused her request to put the number 26 (the day she was born) on the back of her shirt.

"I don't think they wanted me to wear a number on the dress. 26 is my lucky number, so I call my bookie sometimes."

Oct 29th, 2005, 11:44 PM
1. Alicia's 2005 Australia Circuit outfit
2. Maria's 2004 Roland Garros outfit
3. Pat Cash's chequered headband

Oct 29th, 2005, 11:47 PM
TomTennis is so dumb!! :p

Cambodia?? It says Cameroon in the article you posted :lol:

Oct 31st, 2005, 09:17 PM
3. One of Eleni Daniilidou's blue and white stripy wristbands :hearts:


awwwwwwwwwwww :D

Oct 31st, 2005, 09:24 PM
I loved Serena's 'Cameroon Dress from RG'

I liked Venus' Wimbledon dress from '03

Also the catsuit was a big hit...

o & JCap's Stars & Stripes Dress :lol: j/k

Oct 31st, 2005, 09:39 PM
Chris Evert's '87 Fed Cup dress was a stunning dress.
Sharapova at Wimbledon '04 was beautiful as well.
Serena Williams at USO '04 to round it out.

Oct 31st, 2005, 09:42 PM
The Shorts
Gigi and Natasha's Adi Das bras ;)

(and then when my partner let me back in the house, I'd trade them in for Serena's USO earings and pay of the mortgage :lol: )

Oct 31st, 2005, 09:44 PM
btw: Momo's dirty sweaty shorts are the 'Holy Grail' of the Amezons :lol:

You are SO right on the money with that!! :lol: :lol: Too bad the shorts are extinct. :mad:

Oct 31st, 2005, 09:44 PM
For the guys...Borg's blue shorts and yellow shirt at Davis Cup '79 or '78...
Pat Cash's checkered bandana...
Nadal's "piratas"...

Oct 31st, 2005, 10:11 PM
Gigi and Natasha's Adi Das bras ;)



Oct 31st, 2005, 10:14 PM
You are SO right on the money with that!! :lol: :lol: Too bad the shorts are extinct. :mad:

Nooooo..... :sad:

Oct 31st, 2005, 10:41 PM


aww......Adi & Das! :hearts: :hearts: :hearts:

Hmmmmm.......I prefer Das though!!! hahaha :drool: :devil:

Thanks for the pic, Gabbs!!!! :smooch:

Oct 31st, 2005, 10:45 PM
Gigi and Natasha's Adi Das bras ;)

I'll go halves with you on that one, Griff....you can have Adi...........and I'll have Das!!! hahahaha ;) :lick: :devil:

Oct 31st, 2005, 11:02 PM
1.) Serena's Catsuit
2.) Serena's Catsuit
3.) Serena's Catsuit

Oct 31st, 2005, 11:33 PM
1. Suzanne Lenglen's hair bandeau.
2. Pauline Betz' shorts.
3. Venus Williams' 2004 tennis dress.

auntie janie
Oct 31st, 2005, 11:58 PM
Mo Connolly's tulip-skirted dress:


Jana Novotna, was she the last to give up the pleated skirt?


Arantxa with her dazzling headband & little ball-holder ensemble -- can't find a pic! :hearts:

Nov 1st, 2005, 12:11 AM
1 Maria's dress from Wimbledon 04 final
2 Maria's racquet from Wimbledon 04 final
3 Hewitt's Aussie shirt from Davis Cup 03 win over Federer in 5 sets

(ive seen Maria's shoes from the Wimby final on auction...though way out of my price range)

Nov 1st, 2005, 11:13 AM

Nov 1st, 2005, 11:28 AM


:lol: :lol:

very nice :p

Nov 1st, 2005, 11:50 AM
Love the shirt, so unique.

By far my favorite Mary Pierce outfit, perhaps my fav of any tennis player, she look so good in it too!

Love the blue shorts...

Nov 1st, 2005, 07:10 PM
That's my most memorable thing
Then Mary Pierce's one piece white dress at french open end of the nineties.
Natasha Zvereva's spacy sunglasses, dont remember when

Nov 1st, 2005, 07:18 PM
Iroda's panties (unwashed)

Nov 1st, 2005, 07:25 PM
Steffi's three striped headband
Bjorn Borg's headband
Jimmy Conners T200(although i don't care for him)

burn the following items

Seles's 98 White wimbledon doughgirl dress
Jennifers Star spangled sausage Us Open outfit
Monica's 130 sq. in racquet.

Nov 1st, 2005, 07:41 PM
Suzanne's Lenglen head scarf... her whole outfit really :D



auntie janie
Nov 1st, 2005, 08:25 PM
Yeah, Lenglen looks fabulous! :hearts:

auntie janie
Nov 1st, 2005, 08:27 PM
Anyone remember Arantxa's ballclipper

Well I do; I loved it; it was one of my 3 (see under Novotna photo!) But still no pic. :(

Nov 1st, 2005, 09:04 PM
serena's aus open '05 boots, serena's catsuit, serena's us open 1999 victory racquet

Nov 7th, 2005, 06:56 PM