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Gonzo Hates Me!
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:10 AM
I know only:

Pitkowski (retired and 5'3)

Coetzer 5'3????

Panova, height?!

Darkheart
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:25 AM
The net may be taller than Panova. ;)

She is listed as 5' 3/4".

ASV
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:28 AM
according to the WTA, Panova is 5' 3/4"

montolio is 5'2"

nuria llagostera vives is 5'1.5"

Gonzo Hates Me!
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:41 AM
Omigod, it didn't appear like Angeles was that small

danielrosario
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:43 AM
And Gloria Pizzichini is 5'0.25

Gonzo Hates Me!
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:46 AM
omigod! Woah! I am a giant to these girls! My roommate is also 5'0... so cute!!!

Yak
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:47 AM
I think Smashnova is a little taller then Panova

danielrosario
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:59 AM
Among the men, is Olivier Rochus the shortest at 5'5?

Gonzo Hates Me!
Dec 26th, 2002, 06:01 AM
dunno. But he is small, yeah

Brian Stewart
Dec 26th, 2002, 06:37 AM
Rika Fujiwara is 5'1.5"
Lea Ghirardi- 5'2.5"
Kerry-Anne Guse- 5'2.75"
Lucie Ahl- 5'2.5"
Dawn Buth- 5'3"
Camille Pin- 5'3.75"
Christina Wheeler- 5'3.25"
Yuka Yoshida- 5'3"
Adriana Serra-Zanetti- 5'3"
Jill Craybas- 5'3"
Kim Po- 5'3"
Wynne Prakusya- 5'3"
Anna Smashnova- 5'2"

Candy946
Dec 26th, 2002, 06:44 AM
Panova! :eek:

It's amazing that someone that small can hit the ball so hard.

jujufan
Dec 26th, 2002, 07:13 AM
Can someone tell me what the height is in meter?
How can I convert it?
I'm not familiar with inches ...
Sorry

Gonzo Hates Me!
Dec 26th, 2002, 07:52 AM
maybe there is an on-line height conversion

Gowza
Dec 26th, 2002, 08:12 AM
i think rochus is actually 5'4"

caramel
Dec 26th, 2002, 08:25 AM
Isnīt Maggie Maleeva pretty small too?

jujufan
Dec 26th, 2002, 09:41 AM
Why can't we use one scale in the whole world hahaha....
It's confusing ...

TheBoiledEgg
Dec 26th, 2002, 09:47 AM
Panova is 1m54

another thing with the commentators over here (and probably US too) they tend to go on and on how the players like their 1/4 and 3/4 of an inch
thats not the case cos its simple...... Most players use Metric system and when converted to Imperial its put down that way.

spiceboy
Dec 26th, 2002, 12:05 PM
Karin Miller is 1m54 too

Aloysius
Dec 26th, 2002, 01:42 PM
Olivier Rochus is listed as 1.65m. Jaime Yzaga was also 1.65m. But I think former Italian player Nicola Petriangeli was even shorter at about 1.58m. That's short for a man these days, but back then his touch was said to be brilliant to watch.

TennisFan75
Dec 26th, 2002, 04:05 PM
Ann Grossman-Wunderlich is 5'3
Rosie Casals is 5'2
Angelica Gavaldon is 5'2

Jay :D

Glenn
Dec 26th, 2002, 04:16 PM
How big is Santoro?

Glenn
Dec 26th, 2002, 04:18 PM
Wow he's taller than I though, 5'10" or 1.77m.
He looks way smaller! :o

CoryAnnAvants#1
Dec 26th, 2002, 04:59 PM
Top 10 NCAA player from Mexico named Zerene Reyes is 4'10"!:eek:

Aphrodite
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:51 PM
Amanda Coetzer is 5'1 and 3/4 of an inch exactly:)

Smashnova is about the same:)

they always fuc* up amanda stats on the wta site,
she weights 115 not 120:)
and she is not 5'3, I wish she was, she needs an inch and 3/4, that would mean more power:)

Anyway Federer_chick thanx for this thread, i love for some short girls to get recognized:)
You are the greatest:)

Aphrodite
Dec 26th, 2002, 05:53 PM
Panova is 5'2 and3/4, she is not that short:)

danielrosario
Dec 30th, 2002, 07:40 AM
Originally posted by Aloysius
But I think former Italian player Nicola Petriangeli was even shorter at about 1.58m. That's short for a man these days, but back then his touch was said to be brilliant to watch.

According to this article, Nicola Pietrangeli is 5'11 tall. Thats 1.80m
http://www.tennisfame.org/enshrinees/nicola_pietrangeli.html

Katie
Dec 31st, 2002, 09:17 AM
Panova,Coetzer,Henin is pretty small too, when i was standing next to her...Does anybody know her height??

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