Originally Posted by dsanders06
Australian Open for sure. It wasn't just Peakpova in terms of her game, it was absolute Peakpova mentally - she just had a glint in her eye which let you know there was no way she was leaving the tournament without the trophy. As Virginia Wade said immediately after that final, "the most impressive Grand Slam run from anyone since Steffi Graf"
Totally agree. There was 0% doubt in my head she was going to win. Her strut around the court had such a confident aura to it, very different from the pova we see today.