Originally Posted by Petronius
As for patriotism. This is what happens if someone is from a small country (like Petra). Could you imagine the level of patriotism if the US split into 50 states and everyone in the former US suddenly cheered for their separate little country? The Fed Cup semis could be Connecticut vs. Italy and Czech Rep. vs. Florida
I here ya/it Petronius. And I think that's both wonderful and commendable.
However (as you know), to be a top tennis player, sometimes/many, most times, you need to be a little selfish as well.