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Corswandt
Apr 9th, 2007, 04:59 PM
Even more so for a clay court. I mean, Nadal usually returns serve from way further back than the linesmen and ballkids were at Amelia Island.

jazar
Apr 9th, 2007, 05:04 PM
yeah but none of the women return serve from half way up the stands like nadal does

LUXXXAS
Apr 9th, 2007, 05:04 PM
hmmm...
few years ago at Amelia Island tournament one side of thecourt was smaller than the other :help::tape:

Monica_Rules
Apr 9th, 2007, 05:21 PM
Didn't they have some problem with the service box lengh aswell one year?

LDF
Apr 9th, 2007, 05:23 PM
Didn't they have some problem with the service box lengh aswell one year?

Yeah, one of the service lines was 3 feet short :o

http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9502E1DE103DF93AA35757C0A9649C8B 63

Wiggly
Apr 9th, 2007, 05:50 PM
Yeah. But there is trees around so they can't built it as big as Rod Laver Arena.

And it's not Nadal vs Gaudio.:tape:

Corswandt
Apr 9th, 2007, 06:59 PM
And it's not Nadal vs Gaudio.:tape:

Thank heavens for that.

frenchie
Apr 9th, 2007, 07:00 PM
I think you never went to Luxembourg!!

A moonball and the player can't hit the ball

Corswandt
Apr 9th, 2007, 07:06 PM
I think you never went to Luxembourg!!

A moonball and the player can't hit the ball

Luxembourg roxx. It looks like the hangar of a spaceship.

frenchie
Apr 9th, 2007, 07:10 PM
Luxembourg roxx. It looks like the hangar of a spaceship.

Sure Lux roxx!;)
It's so small. I could organize a tourny in my garage:lol:

Lindsayfanumber1
Apr 9th, 2007, 07:22 PM
hmmm...
few years ago at Amelia Island tournament one side of thecourt was smaller than the other :help::tape:

LOL! yeah! :tape:
Mary Joe said that in the match against Linds and Venus in 2005. She commented something about that.

Mightymirza
Apr 9th, 2007, 08:00 PM
3 feet short service box??:eek: good god!