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Rising Sun
Nov 21st, 2001, 04:03 AM

1-Evie Dominikovic (AUS) vs Eun-Ha Kim (KOR)<br />Stephanie Cohen-Aloro (FRA) d. Inga Albers (GER) 6-4 6-1<br />Desislava Topalova (BUL) d. Cindy Watson (AUS) 2-6 7-5 7-6(4)<br />Trudi Musgrave (AUS) vs 6-Tatiana Perebiynis (UKR)

3-Yoon-Jeong Cho (KOR) d. Haruka Inoue (JPN) 6-1 6-2<br />WC-Jaslyn Hewitt (AUS) vs WC-Jenny Belobrajdic (AUS)<br />Amanda Grahame (AUS) d. Shelley Stephens (NZL)<br />5-Pavlina Nola (NZL) d. Melissa Dowse (AUS) 6-4 6-1

8-Bryanne Stewart (AUS) vs Shiho Hisamatsu (JPN)<br />Q-Stephanie Weis (GER) vs Q-Chanelle Scheepers (RSA)<br />LL-Nicole Rencken (RSA) vs Lisa McShea (AUS)<br />Kristen Van Elden (AUS) vs 4-Rika Fujiwara (JPN)

7-Christina Wheeler (AUS) vs Monique Adamczak (AUS)<br />Q-Yulia Beygelzimer (UKR) vs Mi-Ra Jeon (KOR)<br />Mireille Dittmann (AUS) vs Samantha Stosur (AUS)<br />Q-Anouk Sterk (RSA) vs 2-Saori Obata (JPN)

-----<br />Evie playing here? <img src="rolleyes.gif" border="0">

Martian KC
Nov 21st, 2001, 04:20 AM
Good luck to:<br />Eun-Ha Kim<br />Dessislava Topalova<br />Yoon-Jeong Cho<br />Jaslyn Hewitt<br />Mi-Ra Jeon<br />and Saori Obata!!!!

Nov 21st, 2001, 04:34 AM
good luck to

Tatiana Perebiynis <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> <br />Evie Dominikovic <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> <br />Bryanne Stewart <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> <br />Shelley Stephens <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> <br />Christina Wheeler <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Kristen Van Elden <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 04:39 AM
Good luck to Pavlina and Evie.

Randy H
Nov 21st, 2001, 05:14 AM
best of luck to:

*Evie Dominikovic<br />*Eun-Ha Kim<br />*Trudi Musgrave<br />*Tatiana Perebiynis<br />*Bryanne Stewart<br />*Chanelle Scheepers<br />*Lisa McShea<br />*Kristen Van Elden<br />*Christina Wheeler<br />*Yulia Beygelzimer<br />*Mi-Ra Jeon

Melissa, another loss <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 05:50 AM
Wow! Im really surprised to see my girl Evie here!

I guess since she won most of these last year she needs to defend some?


I have a feeling its not gonna be easy! There are many players here who are in much better form...she's gonna have her work cut out for her <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 06:26 AM
Eun-Ha doesn't have big weapons like Evie, but she's consistent and smart - so she could be dangerous to an off key Evie <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> - GO EUN-HA! <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <br />Good luck also to Shiho, Mi-Ra, Rika and the all powerful and very dangerous Saori Obata! <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 06:41 AM
Thanks for the posting Danker.

This is a second victory in 2 ITF tourneys in Australia for Stephanie Cohen Aloro, which is excellent for her. <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

Next match will be a little bit more diificult but a good experience for her. I just hope she will be a bit more aggressive than during her match against Su Wei in Pattaya.

Good luck to Eun Ha for the coming match. Tough one...

Nov 21st, 2001, 10:13 AM
gooooo my girls:

Dessislava and pavlina <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 11:13 AM

Tatiana Perebiynis<br />Yoon-Jeong Cho<br />Pavlina Nola<br />Chanelle Scheepers<br />Yulia Beygelzimer<br />Mi-Ra Jeon<br />Saori Obata

Nov 21st, 2001, 12:50 PM
bes of luck to

eun-ha kim<br />saori obata<br />rika fujiwara<br />shiho hisamatsu<br />mi-ra jeon

well done to yoon-jeong and bad luck haruka... i'm glad yoon-jeong won it though! <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Rising Sun
Nov 21st, 2001, 02:51 PM

Eun-Ha Kim (KOR) d. 1-Evie Dominikovic (AUS) 6-3 7-6(5) <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

Mi-Ra Jeon (KOR) d. Q-Yulia Beygelzimer (UKR) 6-2 6-1 <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">


Great couple of results. <br />So pleased to see Eun-Ha claiming 8 juicy quality points. <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

I'm surprised how easily Mi-Ra disposed of Yulia. Great to see her winning again. <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 03:01 PM
I guess Eun Ha saw all the support she got before her match. <img src="cool.gif" border="0">

Looking forward to Eun Ha / Stéphanie match.

All the best to both of them (but a little bit more for Stéphanie. She is a nice girl <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> ).

Nov 21st, 2001, 03:18 PM
Go Nicole, Anouk and Chani!!! <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 03:22 PM
oh noooo Evie <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> Yulia <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Randy H
Nov 21st, 2001, 05:32 PM
wow, very surprising! Thought Evie would get through that opener, well played by Eun-Ha! <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

also very surprised by how easily Mi-Ra beat Yulia, I expected a close one there, especially since Mi-Ra hasn't been at her best recently! Good to see her in the winners column <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

too bad for Evie and Yulia, better luck next time <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 06:15 PM
do u have the qualy draw?


Martian KC
Nov 21st, 2001, 06:33 PM
Full first round results!

SINGLES MAINDRAW<br />Eun-Ha Kim (KOR) d. 1-Evie Dominikovic (AUS) 6-3 7-6(5) <img src="graemlins/bounce.gif" border="0" alt="[Bounce]" /> <br />Stephanie Cohen-Aloro (FRA) d. Inga Albers (GER) 6-4 6-1<br />Desislava Topalova (BUL) d. Cindy Watson (AUS) 2-6 7-5 7-6(4) <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Trudi Musgrave (AUS) d. 6-Tatiana Perebiynis (UKR) 5-7 6-4 6-2

3-Yoon-Jeong Cho (KOR) d. Haruka Inoue (JPN) 6-1 6-2 <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />WC-Jaslyn Hewitt (AUS) d. WC-Jenny Belobrajdic (AUS) 6-3 6-4 <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Amanda Grahame (AUS) d. Shelley Stephens (NZL) 6-3 6-2<br />5-Pavlina Nola (NZL) d. Melissa Dowse (AUS) 6-4 6-1

8-Bryanne Stewart (AUS) d. Shiho Hisamatsu (JPN) 6-1 6-1<br />Q-Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) d. Q-Stephanie Weis (GER) 6-4 6-2<br />LL-Nicole Rencken (RSA) d. Lisa McShea (AUS) 5-7 6-3 7-6(2)<br />Kristen Van Elden (AUS) d. 4-Rika Fujiwara (JPN) 7-6(2) 6-4

7-Christina Wheeler (AUS) d. Monique Adamczak (AUS) 6-3 6-1<br />Mi-Ra Jeon (KOR) d. Q-Yulia Beygelzimer (UKR) 6-1 6-2 <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <br />Samantha Stosur (AUS) d. Mireille Dittmann (AUS) 4-6 6-3 6-4<br />2-Saori Obata (JPN) d. Q-Anouk Sterk (RSA) 6-3 6-2 <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

<br />Congrats to Eun-Ha, Dessislava, Yoon-Jeong, Jaslyn, Mi-Ra, and Saori!!!!!! Jaslyn has been playing some great tennis!!! She must be inspired by her bro's performance at Masters. <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 06:58 PM
Tatiana ?????? <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <br />Shelley <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <br />Jenny ???? losing to Hewitt pffff

well done Kristen <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Bryanne <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 07:21 PM
thanks for the results ...

Saori continues to play really well. Congrats to her. <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Kristen's result surprised me. <img src="graemlins/bounce.gif" border="0" alt="[Bounce]" /> A great win for her.

The South African girls advanced as well. <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Also, congrats to Dessislava, Stephanie, and of course, Pavlina. <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Randy H
Nov 21st, 2001, 07:32 PM
wow, great win for Trudi! well done Bryanne, Kristen, Chani, and Christina aswell <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

too bad for Tatiana, and Lisa <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 09:35 PM
rated_next <br />Member <br />Member # 244 <br /> posted November 21, 2001 02:21 PM <br />--------------------------------------------------------------------------------<br />thanks for the results ...<br />Saori continues to play really well. Congrats to her.

Kristen's result surprised me. A great win for her.

The South African girls advanced as well.

Also, congrats to Dessislava, Stephanie, and of course, Pavlina.


DAmn rated, you are sooo cool you are rooting for my faves <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Pavlina <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Dessislava <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Stephanie <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Poor Evie <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <br />Soari <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />RSA girls <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> (coetzer's followers and marian de swardt's folowers as well as kruger's followers) <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 21st, 2001, 09:42 PM
Big congrats to Eun-Ha <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> -great win for you <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <br />Congrats to Mi-Ra as well <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> and Yoon-Jeong <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <br />Bad luck <br />Rika - something just isn't working for you anymore <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <br />Shiho - expected better

Nov 21st, 2001, 11:18 PM
bulgar: i do like the same players as you do ... amanda is my 4th fav, maggie is my 5th ... and i really really like pavlina and the others that i mentioned as well

Nov 22nd, 2001, 01:56 AM
<img src="redface.gif" border="0">

Oh well...looks like I was right about Evie! <br />Its funny how last year when she was ranked like 200 or whatever she was blitzing in these events...now in the top 75, she loses first round! pfft.

lol@Eggy re-Hewitt! hehe..the day I see u cheer for a Hewitt is the day hell freezes over I think <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Now go Chrissie Wheeler, win the damn thing! <img src="redface.gif" border="0">

<img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 22nd, 2001, 04:35 AM
hehehe YAY Chani and Nicole!!! <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> Keep it going girls!

<img src="frown.gif" border="0"> Anouk.

Rising Sun
Nov 22nd, 2001, 06:08 AM
A good routine win for Saori. <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

<br />There definitely is something wrong with Rika.<br />Congrats to Kristen, but I don't think she did anything special to beat her.<br />Rika's form is puzzling. She won the National Champs (singles and doubles) and was R/U in the mixed. Then last week, she lost a heartbreaker to Sterk. Maybe that match was a turning point to her form. She never seems to do well in South Australia. She lost in the 1st rd in all 3 tourneys last year too. I just hope she picks up some points next week. Very disappointed. <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

I really expected Shiho to play a bit better. 1-6 1-6 is a disgusting score. She did very well to qualify for the Princess Cup, but she's gone downhill since then. You never know with her, she can do well one moment and crash the next minute. That's why her rank's been hanging around the last few years at the same place. Akiko Morigami used to be the same, but this year has really made a huge jump.

Nov 22nd, 2001, 06:29 AM
Good analysis Danker - exactly what i have been thinking. Maybe Rika doesn't like the heat?<br />Akiko is definently getting better <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

Nov 22nd, 2001, 08:27 AM
It is great to see good wishes going to the players at Nuriootpa. I am Kristen Van Elden's mum and believe me the girls at this level have a really hard life - nothing glamorous about it. So it's great to see some kind words and encouragement. Keep it up.

Rising Sun
Nov 22nd, 2001, 08:47 AM
2nd Rd

Eun-Ha Kim (KOR) d. Stephanie Cohen-Aloro (FRA) 2-6 6-4 6-1 <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

Dessislava Topalova (BUL) d. Trudi Musgrave (AUS) ??

3-Yoon-Jeong Cho (KOR) d. WC-Jaslyn Hewitt (AUS) ?? <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

7-Christina Wheeler (AUS) d. Mi-Ra Jeon (KOR) ?? <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" />


Big congrats to Eun-Ha and Yoon-Jeong for their wins. <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Bad luck Mi-Ra, hope it was a good fight. <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <br />Hopefully Saori won too, and will get her 3rd win over Christina tomorrow. <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Nov 22nd, 2001, 10:30 AM
Trudi <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Christina <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Yoon Jeong <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

Nov 22nd, 2001, 10:41 AM
Congrats Eun-Ha and Yoon-Jeong <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

Mi-Ra <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Nov 22nd, 2001, 12:26 PM
Desislava is playing better and better, look for her in the top 100 next year wow, she is becoming more and more consistent, and she hits the ball as hard as a Lina K. or a Daniela H. ./////////////

Nov 22nd, 2001, 04:02 PM
Teddy lost <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> what's going with this giel! she hasn't had ANY success since the juniors.. I wonder whether she won a match this year.

Go Stosur!!!

Randy H
Nov 22nd, 2001, 04:52 PM
well done Eun-Ha, and Christina <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

too bad for Trudi and Mi-Ra <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Nov 22nd, 2001, 04:56 PM
tennispro: tell your daughter that she has a lot of fans in this message board who are constantly supporting her and voting for her every week, hoping that she will reach the top 100 <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 22nd, 2001, 05:49 PM
where can i find qualifying results???

Nov 22nd, 2001, 07:56 PM

Eun-Ha Kim d. Stephanie Cohen-Aloro 3:6 6:4 6:1 <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Dessislava Topalova d. Trudi Musgrave 6:1 6:2 <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Yoon Jeong Cho(3) d. Jaslyn Hewitt 6:2 6:2

Amanda Grahame d. Pavlina Nola(5) 6:3 4:6 7:5 <img src="graemlins/sad.gif" border="0" alt="[Sad]" /> <img src="graemlins/sad.gif" border="0" alt="[Sad]" />

Bryanne Stewart(8) d. Chanelle Scheepers 7:5 6:2

Nicole Rencken d. Kristen Van Elden 6:4 6:2 <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Christina Wheeler(7) d. Mi-Ra Jeon 4:6 7:6[6] 7:6[4] <img src="eek.gif" border="0">

Saori Obata(2) d. Samantha Stosur 6:4 6:7[2] 6:4 <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Randy H
Nov 22nd, 2001, 09:06 PM
congrats Bryanne <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

too bad for Chani and Kristen though <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Nov 22nd, 2001, 10:16 PM
Damn it Mi-Ra! i bet you had match points as well....<br />why is life so tough on you? .... <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" /> <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" /> <img src="mad.gif" border="0"> <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" /> <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" />

Congrats Saori though.

Nov 23rd, 2001, 03:55 AM
well done Bryanne <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Kristen <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> bad luck , but go in Mt Gambier next week <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Rising Sun
Nov 23rd, 2001, 03:58 AM
Good to see Saori pull through. <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Mi-Ra!!! <img src="graemlins/sad.gif" border="0" alt="[Sad]" /> <br />I hope this doesn't damage her confidence.

Nov 23rd, 2001, 04:16 AM
Yay Nicole! <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> (Sorry Kristen's mum) hehe

Too bad Chani! <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Martian KC
Nov 23rd, 2001, 04:19 AM
Congrats to Eun-Ha, Dessislava, Yoon-Jeong, and Saori!!! Too bad for Jaslyn and Mi-Ra!!!

Hey, at least Mi-Ra is competing very well again! Good luck next tourney, Mi-Ra! <img src="graemlins/kiss.gif" border="0" alt="[Kiss]" />

Rising Sun
Nov 23rd, 2001, 04:40 AM
Poor Mi-Ra <img src="graemlins/sad.gif" border="0" alt="[Sad]" />

She lost 6-4 2-6 5-7 in doubles too. <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" /> <br />Two close losses in 1 day. <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

[ November 23, 2001: Message edited by: danker ]</p>

Nov 23rd, 2001, 06:27 AM

Welcome to the board!

I have seen Kristen play a few times and I have been very impressed. She definitely has the talent to be ranked a lot higher and I think with continued perseverence, hard work and more experience it will happen.

I have to say that I had hoped Kristen would have been ranked closer to 200 this year. I felt that she played way too many $10K events and not enough $25K+ events. I understand there are huge financial restrictions as well as others but I do hope that Kristen does push on too greater heights. I hope next year she can play more events and can crack the top 175! I really felt though that if she had scheduled better this year that she would be ranked 50 places higher.

Perhaps you might like to start a thread in here for Kristen's proposed schedule for 2002 and we can give you some feedback/opinions you might like to consider!

Just a thought hehehe. Best of Luck next week Kristen!

Nov 23rd, 2001, 06:50 AM

Eun-Ha Kim d. Dessislava Topalova 2:6 6:3 7:6[4] <img src="graemlins/sad.gif" border="0" alt="[Sad]" />

Yoon Jeong Cho(3) d. Amanda Grahame 6:4 2:6 6:4

Bryanne Stewart(8) d. Nicole Rencken 3:6 6:2 6:2

Saori Obata(2) d. Christina Wheeler(7) 6:3 6:2

<br />Well, I know Vixen and Danker will be happy with these results. <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> Can either one tell me how Yoon Jeong and Eun-Ha play?

Nov 23rd, 2001, 07:15 AM
Big congrats to all my girls - Eun-Ha, Yoon-Jeong, and Soari <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <img src="graemlins/kiss.gif" border="0" alt="[Kiss]" /> <img src="graemlins/kiss.gif" border="0" alt="[Kiss]" /> <img src="graemlins/kiss.gif" border="0" alt="[Kiss]" /> <br />Surely one of you will take this title! <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <br />Bad luck for Topalova though who is obviously very talented and i thought she was going to win that match! <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Yoon-Jeong Cho plays very much like Martina Hingis, makes very few errors, but her ability<br /> to play aggressivly is matched by her unbreakable defences.... i remember seeing Maria Elena Camerin unleash a barrage of flat hard forehands at Yoon-Jeong but to no avail, Yoon-Jeong moved like she was on skates and covered the court beautifuly, her speed and accuracy make her very dangerous and she really is an all-court player.... <br />with the way i have described her you would reckon she IS a top player .... but Yoon-Jeong tends to lack focus on the important points .... however she has had a wonderful year and should really be in the top 75 IMO <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

I have seen Saori play as well.... but i was stupid and only watched a few points <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <br />she is double handed both sides and plays smart baseline tennis.... she seems like quite a fighter as welll.... she doesn't seem to have any big weapons but judging from the later part of this year... it is clear that Saori is quite a talent.... i couldn't split Yoon-Jeong and Saori though from the year that they have both had, they are both doing good latelly and showing consistent form <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Eun-Ha has no weapons to my knowlege, she is quite incosistent in her performences but when she is playing well she seems to really give the more favourted players plenty of trouble. <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Hope i blabbed on enough <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> <img src="tongue.gif" border="0">

Nov 23rd, 2001, 10:33 AM
way to go Bryanne <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> and keep going girl <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

bad luck Chrissie <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Martian KC
Nov 23rd, 2001, 02:39 PM
OMG! I can't believe Eun-Ha won!!! <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> Congrats to Eun-Ha, Yoon-Jeong, and Saori!!! <img src="graemlins/kiss.gif" border="0" alt="[Kiss]" /> Too bad for Dessislava though.

Nov 23rd, 2001, 03:09 PM
Vixen: thanks ... <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Rising Sun
Nov 23rd, 2001, 03:33 PM
Wow, congrats to Eun-Ha, Yoon-Jeong and Saori. <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0">

Eun-Ha and Yoon-Jeong must have really stayed focussed and mentally strong to win those matches. I'll be cheering for Yoon-Jeong to win because I want her to get closer to the Top 100. <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> <br />Eun-Ha's a serve-volleyer which is unique for an Asian player.

I'm glad Saori beat Christina easier than she did last week. She beat Bryanne comfortable on grass in May, hope she can do the same again. BTW, Saori is a lefty with a double backhand. That's probably why Vixen thought she was double handed both sides. I love watching lefties play. <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Randy H
Nov 23rd, 2001, 04:24 PM
great work Eun-Ha and Bryanne, hope they meet up in the finals! <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

too bad for Christina <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Nov 24th, 2001, 10:03 AM
Well done Eun-Ha,Yoon Jeong and Saori! <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <br />But I remain sad for Pavlina who had to return to challengers and lost <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <br />I hope Saori will take her second title.<br />Jérome,I watched Yoon-Jeong in USopen:I thought she had a good fighting spirit(against Dementieva)especially when she was leaded.She has a very powerfull forehand,she moves fast,but her serve is a little weak,especially the second ball.

Nov 25th, 2001, 03:17 PM
does anyone have the results!?

both the semis and finals results should have been posted by now!

sorry 4 my impatience! <img src="redface.gif" border="0">

Rising Sun
Nov 25th, 2001, 03:23 PM
Wally, do you have today's newspaper?<br />The results should be posted in the sports section.

Please say you have it... <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

Nov 25th, 2001, 03:43 PM
yes i do have the herald-sum...

hmmm... let me see...

cricket, golf, squash, basketball, BOWLS! <img src="rolleyes.gif" border="0"> , soccer

BUT NOOOOO TENNIS!!! <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" />

i'm fuming!!!! <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" />

32 pages of sport and they can't fit in 2 lines worth of tennis scores! <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Rising Sun
Nov 25th, 2001, 03:50 PM
Darn. <img src="graemlins/firey.gif" border="0" alt="[Fiery]" />

I think The Age had the scores. <img src="frown.gif" border="0"> <br />I live in Perth, so I wouldn't have a clue. <img src="confused.gif" border="0">

I'm not certain, but I think Yoon-Jeong beat Eun-Ha in the semis. I certainly hope so...

Nov 25th, 2001, 03:53 PM
Obata won, she beat Cho in the final 6-4, 6-1

<br />btw, When the Danish player Dyrberg play in a Challenger, we can always read her scores in the paper <img src="wink.gif" border="0"> (IF you get the right paper)

[ November 25, 2001: Message edited by: Jorn ]</p>

Rising Sun
Nov 25th, 2001, 03:55 PM

SF<br />3-Cho d. Kim 6-2 6-1<br />2-Obata d. 8-Stewart 6-2 6-2

This is Saori's 4th straight win over Bryanne. Never lost a set to her. <img src="wink.gif" border="0">

F<br />2-Obata d. 3-Cho 6-4 6-1 <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

-----<br />Congrats Saori. <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <br />I was hoping Yoon-Jeong would win this week so she could get her rank to about 110.<br />Saori's played very well this week apart from the 2nd rd match against Stosur.<br />Congrats to her for finally making the Top 100! <img src="biggrin.gif" border="0"> <br />I hope she and Yoon-Jeong won't be in the same half next week...

Martian KC
Nov 25th, 2001, 04:07 PM
WOW, Saori!!!! <img src="graemlins/bounce.gif" border="0" alt="[Bounce]" /> <img src="graemlins/bounce.gif" border="0" alt="[Bounce]" /> <img src="graemlins/bounce.gif" border="0" alt="[Bounce]" /> I hope this win brings her in the top 100. <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 25th, 2001, 05:03 PM
congrats Saori <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

bad luck Bryanne <img src="frown.gif" border="0">

Nov 25th, 2001, 08:18 PM
Nice to see Saori win another challenger, shame she hits form at the end of the tour when all the WTA tourneys are ending! <img src="tongue.gif" border="0"> .... but this is good for her ranking <img src="smile.gif" border="0"> <br />Congrats to Yoon-Jeong who is obviously also in good form..... i am surprised she lost to Saori so easily! .... but Saori is very talented so congrats to her <img src="smile.gif" border="0">

Nov 26th, 2001, 04:59 AM
woo-hoo on saori jumping into the top 100! finally! she deserves it! i hope she can continue the rise up the rankings! bad luck yoon-jeong but well done on making it through to the final! <img src="smile.gif" border="0">