I think after what can be considered a breakthrough week for her in Indian Harbour Beach, Shelby deserves her own thread!! She reached the finals, losing 6-2 3-6 4-6 to Edina Gallovits. She is currently ranked 700-something but with this result she will be ranked around 420! Big jump!! :D
Remember this cute little girl that Clijsters was hanging out with in Miami in 2005? That's Sofia "Sonya" Kenin. She has just turned 11 and judging by her results she's really talented.
I found her website http://www.sonyakenin.us where you can watch some interesting videos (e.g. with...
Here is a thread for a new player I like, Anna Tatishvili.
She is 15 years old and from Georgia. She has accepted a wildcard for this weeks Miami Open.
Maybe this was not the best place to post this though maybe it should have gone in Asia
This 14 year old tennis prodigy has a good future ahead of her.
Last year she won the USTA Girls 16 Clay Court Championships' singles crown at Virginia Beach Tennis and Country Club, her 4th USTA gold ball that she has won.
Also made it to the 3rd round of the Junior US Open.
Last week, won...
Time for Lauren to get her own cheering thread :)
So, this year has been a great year for Lauren. While I would say 2009 was her "breakout" year, this year she has really established herself as a force to be reckoned with in the juniors, and a player with some definite pro potential.