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    WTA Championships 2006

    Justine Henin-Hardenne beat Amelie Mauresmo 6-4 6-3 A good end to a good year (of making all four Grand Slam finals).



    However the WTA beauty title goes to Elena Dementieva (far right)



    She looks like a Bond girl alright. Sharapova looks big-boned in comparison.

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    Give me Amelie anyday

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    Glens of Antrim wrote:
    Give me Amelie anyday
    As you wish




    Seriously tho', she's had one hell of a great year. If you asked me two years ago if I thought she would be a grand slam winner, I would not be affirmative. La France has already built a wax statue of her even before she won her slams, I wonder what tributes are up next.

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    Glens of Antrim wrote:
    Give me Amelie anyday
    WTF? She looks like the bloody Orangutang in yer avatar!
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    Papa Lazarou wrote:
    Glens of Antrim wrote:
    Give me Amelie anyday
    WTF? She looks like the bloody Orangutang in yer avatar!
    Those of us with refined taste like Amelie, you ugly phucker :dude:

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    Glens of Antrim wrote:
    Papa Lazarou wrote:
    Glens of Antrim wrote:
    Give me Amelie anyday
    WTF? She looks like the bloody Orangutang in yer avatar!
    Those of us with refined taste like Amelie, you ugly phucker :dude:
    I have refined tastes but I... :gag:
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    Well as a player Justine has the lot............backhand-forehand-off the ground-volley-vastly improved serve. She's had to contend with an awful lot in her life as well - full marks.
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    Why is there a photo of a man in a womans swim suit on the cover of this tennis mag? Are we to beleive that this is Amelie? Or is SS been at the photoshop? I can't work this one out, sorry if I am missing the joke.



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    The Strat wrote:
    Well as a player Justine has the lot............backhand-forehand-off the ground-volley-vastly improved serve. She's had to contend with an awful lot in her life as well - full marks.
    She's got the most beautiful backhand in the women's game but its her forehand volley I admire more. Lots of snap and aggression there.

    Jammy, you don't read French obviously. That magazine cover was a joke.

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    WTA Championships 2006

    However the WTA beauty title goes to Elena Dementieva (far right)



    She looks like a Bond girl alright. Sharapova looks big-boned in comparison.

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    It's amazing & great luck for us blokes that 4 of the top 8 female tennis players are stunning & 3 attractive. Funny how interested in woman's tennis I've become

    Plus it strikes me as more skillfulplus it has more rallies than the male game.



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    erm, its true I watch more women's matches than men's but mainly because I don't have the stamina to take in a full five-setter.

    Is the women's game more skilful? Hard to say, but I can tell ya the reason it has more rallies is becoz the gals lack the killer instinct to put out a quick finishing shot.


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    ps: who's the eighth player you don't rank as stunning/attractive? Hingis with the receding hairline? ;)

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    footnote: outside of the top 10 high achievers, Daniela Hantuchova is a player better noted for her looks than game.



    But my vote for most stunning female tennis player goes to ex-aussie Jelena Dokic.




    Slavic women have the best skin tones.

    Pity her dad fell out of the same tree as kennyk...



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    ps: who's the eighth player you don't rank as stunning/attractive? Hingis with the receding hairline? ;)
    Nice boots though!
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    Hingis was one of my stunners btw

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    Glens of Antrim wrote:
    Hingis was one of my stunners btw
    first the lesbo and now, Chucky...

    you need help


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    solidstateman wrote:
    Glens of Antrim wrote:
    Hingis was one of my stunners btw
    first the lesbo and now, Chucky...

    you need help


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    Bloody hell Solid you have no taste. Ms Jelena Dokic ain't ouwt special while Martina has 'it'.

    No more now you big metrosexual

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    What taste are you talking about? I haven't started on the men players yet.

    ok, I'll back off your ladyboy fetish

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    ps: can you add a question mark to this thread's title? Ta! That'll add the cherry to yet another blog for moi in the Tent.






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    Amelie, as well as having a stonking body, is bright, personable & a great giggle. You are looking at the meat not the soul.

    DOn't know how to change the title (I'd do anything for you )

    Worked it out


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    Glens of Antrim wrote:
    Amelie, as well as having a stonking body, is bright, personable & a great giggle. You are looking at the meat not the soul.
    Here are some actual comments taken off Ms Mauresmo at post-match interviews::nerd:


    "When you start off a new tournament, you want to do well."




    “Don't try to look where there's no point looking, ... I think she just played a better match than me today. She just played better tennis.”

    ...having a notaclue brain-fart:raoflmfao:


    “She's full of confidence, but this is a chance to set the record straight.”

    oops...:raoflmfao:

    DOn't know how to change the title (I'd do anything for you )

    Worked it out
    Magnifique! I have housetrained you now, Herod. Its good to have one mod do my bidding. Hawk was obliging but too lazy.:green:


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    Magnifique! I have housetrained you now, Herod. Its good to have one mod do my bidding. Hawk was obliging but too lazy.:green:


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    Oh Solid baby you have just opened yourself to a vindictive world of pain

    Which one of your threads will I retitle 'Solid is a fat bottomed pouf'

    ...let me see

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