Originally Posted by Lloy4dAustin
did she ask a wildcard to osaka?
Can't understand why she would want to stay out in the far east when there is a nice indoor tournament at Linz going on. Indoors with no wind, perfect bounce and no humid sweaty matches.
Apart from photos with local youngsters, for a 1 week tournament I don't think there is much compensation in cultural encounters out there and not many cuddly encounters like the Koala bears & kangaroos in Oz either.