It's a shame they weren't able to play too often at the start of the year (due to singles qualifying the following week, not having a high enough ranking, horrible draws in GSs etc) because I think they could have made a bit of an impression in some of the bigger events.
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Sam Smith on Hlavackova
"I will now call her LP Hlavackova - low percentage Hlavackova. I hope she doesn't drive a car the way she drives her groundstrokes!"
In my native language they say:
A L' E' INUTIL INSEGNA' AL MUS, SI PIART TIMP E IN PLUI SI INFASTIDIS LA BESTIE!!
(translated) There is no gain in teaching the donkey, you waste your time and annoy the beast