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veryborednow
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:02 AM
Of course we can all say Amy Frazier - but lets not.

Elena Dementieva is the earliest I can remember ... ?

irma
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:03 AM
Andy R I think!

kournikovafan13
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:17 AM
Anna started wearing them before Andy:D, and I think it was either her or Venus who started it:confused:

VSFan1 aka Joshua L.
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:18 AM
Amy was wearing it long before anybody, so she get's credit :D

irma
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:19 AM
that's possible, it's just that through andy(and all critics he got because of it) that I started to notice it!:)

kournikovafan13
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:21 AM
Oh yeah, for him wearing it indoors;)

TeeRexx
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:38 AM
Other people just wore the visor.
VENUS made it fashionable. :)

When VENUS wore the visor in her infamous, 2001 OZ "slipping top" outfit. LOL

AjdeNate!
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:43 AM
Amy started the trend.
Venus expounded upon it.
Andy wears it best.

ASV
Sep 1st, 2002, 12:54 AM
yes, amy has been wearing it, it seems, since she was born!

Gallofa
Sep 1st, 2002, 01:07 AM
Amy Frazier!!! :D

She rocks! I truly love Amy :D :) gooo Amy!!

Philip
Sep 1st, 2002, 01:19 AM
yep was amy ;)

disposablehero
Sep 1st, 2002, 01:35 AM
I think Helen Wills Moody stole the idea from Amy.

veryborednow
Sep 1st, 2002, 01:42 AM
if we're going to credit this to Amy, we might as well credit it to Nancy Richey

CoryAnnAvants#1
Sep 1st, 2002, 01:54 AM
Andy wears it best?! <cough grumble>

I think it should be pretty obvious that no one rocks a black Yonex visor better than ME!:cool: You'll see when I start qualifying for the US Open in 5 or 6 years lol

disposablehero
Sep 2nd, 2002, 07:34 PM
My mistake. HWM stole it from Nancy Richey.

AmErIcAn
Sep 2nd, 2002, 07:38 PM
ANDY ANDY ANDY ANDY !!!!!

:bounce::bounce::bounce::bounce::bounce::bounce:

In the womens game i think it was Queen Vee!!!

USA USA USA!!!!!

JCFan
Sep 2nd, 2002, 08:31 PM
Okay let's take a look. You've got two kinds of visors. The Venus/Amy Frazier flat brim visor look, and the more updated Kournikova/Roddick, etc. curved brim look. That's the style everyone is going with these days, and I think it looks pretty good.

http://www.tenniscorner.net/players/pictures/WTA/FRA001.jpghttp://*********************/sports/tennis/_photos/2002-01-20-inside-venus.jpg

http://us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/ap/20020901/capt.1030850146.us_open_xnyf205.jpghttp://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/tennis/news/2002/04/07/us_spain_ap/t1_roddick_ap.jpg


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