Originally Posted by zayos_10
I have to confess that I dont see why people keep saying that Davemport is dangerous for Maria. I know in the past they had tough matches and all that, but since then Maria has improved a lot of things. Besides, I´ve always thought that Maria has problems with players that are fast and can handled her power, like Henin, Mauresmo, Clijesters or the WS. But Davenport?? I mean, she wasnt the fastest player out there before, and I dont think she is now, right? So that´s why I´m not so worried about her, but I guess in tennis anything can happen, right?? either way... GOOD LUCK MARIA!!
I think they are not affraid that maria will actually lose (as i think she won't against davenport) but if you compared maria- davenport to other 2nd round matches, it's damn tough for a seeded player! normally a second round is almost a walk over, but in this case it won't be