Originally Posted by jusluvinjrtennis
She's from Kazakhstan. Came here around 7, trains at IMG and is a IMG client. IMG is trying to duplicate the M. Sharapova story only this time they are Americanizing her early. They are pumping the bucks in her. They are grooming her for the savior of USA tennis.
As opposed to Maria?
I do think they American public will have a hard time adopting her as "their own" simply because she was born in Kazakhstan.