Yes, my Girl is 3 and 0 in Grand Slam Finals! What a stat! Go Jen Go!:bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce:
Jan 29th, 2002, 07:39 AM
Jan 29th, 2002, 02:23 PM
7-0 if you include junior singles and doubles!!! :)
Jan 29th, 2002, 02:25 PM
Good one Jennifer. But i ownt be to long till somebody rocks ure horse. GO JENN KEEP GOING
Jan 29th, 2002, 05:00 PM
Well, Iva majoli is still undefeated in GS finals too :rolleyes:
Jan 29th, 2002, 07:16 PM
Thanks Mark! I forgot about the Jr's et. all! Jennifer 7 and o in G.S. Finals Wa Hoooo! :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: :bounce:
Jan 29th, 2002, 08:45 PM
3-0 is the right number. Who cares about the juniors and doubles? Please.
That may be a good record, but when you consider that she's only reached the finals 3 times in over 10 professional years of tennis, even Jennifer Capriati realizes that she needs to do more in order to brag about it. If she achieves a Grand Slam this year, then she can brag about her career. Not before.
Jan 29th, 2002, 11:18 PM
I dont see your point Bright Red.
Of the top oh, 3o players in the world-I would say only 10 or so have even been in a grand slam final, much less even played a semifinal. Some have been on tour for 10 years as well. So, I think a lot of players would like that Stat in their book than those that have better stats themselves. As far as bragging rights go, Jennifer easily has played the match of the year this year..and arguably one of the best last year as well.
Jan 30th, 2002, 12:58 AM
Congratulations to her I suppose, but to be honest I think the fact that she has reached 3 grand slam finals out of the last 5 (and the semis of the other two) just as impressive.
Jan 30th, 2002, 01:24 AM
I see your point Jenny Fan. You could also add that she has reached #1 in the world and a few other things. I'm saying that if you compare Jenny to the best of the best, she's not exceptional. If you still don't understand, just compare her record to Hingis. You'll see, she's no Hingis.
Jan 30th, 2002, 01:32 AM
Two more slams and she will be Bright Red:) This kick-boxing lass has the "mo"(momentum) on her side. This time last year she was being written off as a one slam wonder. After the French she was "washed up" last fall. Correct, she's no Hingis. Yet. Maybe she never will catch up to Marti, but it will be fun to see her try.
The Capriati, Venus, Hingis and maybe a healthy Davenport) race for slams will be SO fun to see. Who knows, maybe Seles, Serena, or the Belgian girls will get into the act too.
Jan 30th, 2002, 01:47 AM
That's what I'm talking about Rollo. Precisely.
Jan 30th, 2002, 01:59 AM
Can't wait for the French. Hingis has a good chance there IMO:)
Jan 30th, 2002, 07:18 AM
Oh, I think that this is a very interesting situation we have on the ladies tour. There are 10 ladies that are going to figure very heavily into things. I mean Jen, Venus, Serena, Martina, Monica and Lindsay are very capable of winning any slam. Then there are Kim and Justine who will each win slams before long (maybe this year?) Dokic is ready for a big year. Amilee is capable of beating anyone out there. So it is very competitive out there. Venus may be playing the best, but cannot afford to make any mistakes out there, either as there are a bunch out there that can and will jump it!
Jan 30th, 2002, 07:29 AM
Yeah TOT and so are Chris O'Neill and Barbara Jordan so what you trying to say huh? :rolleyes:
Jan 30th, 2002, 07:42 AM
I can think of someone who won her first 6 Slam Finals.
Jan 30th, 2002, 09:14 AM
Keep going, Jennifer!!!:bounce:
Jan 31st, 2002, 11:31 AM
(Barrie clears throat) Always And Forever.......!!!