After beating Meilen Tu 57 62 64, Tax lost to Dinara Safina 46 06 at the final round qualify of German Open, but fortunately due to Venus's withdrawal Tax enters to the maind draw as lucky looser. She'l play against Slovene Maja Matevzic who trains in Italy.
In the doubles she's teaming up with Silvia Farina and will face the American pair Trudi Musgrave & Abigail Spears in the opening match.
Buona fortuna !!
RECIPE FOR SUCCESS
To laugh oftern and much;
to win the respect of intelligent people and affection of children;
to earn the appriciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends;
to appriciate beauty;
to find the best in others;
to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition;
to know even one life has breathed easier because you lived.
This is to have succeeded.