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the cat
Dec 28th, 2001, 06:32 PM
Bartoli is a good young player. But Kuznetsova, the #1 ranked junior and junior world champion, should have received the wildcard. Right? Svetlana should have been rewarded for her achievements. And she wasn't.

TheBoiledEgg
Dec 28th, 2001, 06:59 PM
Coz French Association has an agreement with Tennis Australia.

Australian get a WC into French and vice versa.

the cat
Dec 28th, 2001, 07:33 PM
What a bunch of BS! How about giving it to the most deserving player? Which in this case is Svetlana Kuznetsova.

Blessings And Aloha
Dec 28th, 2001, 07:51 PM
Because she was awarded the French wildcard.