“Many.”And that’s when Wozniacki and Williams do the thing they do, oh, every three minutes when they are sitting together. Full on, eye-crinkling, doubled over, hiccuping guffaws, the kind you mostly see between teenage girls after the hot guy from homeroom walks by.
Could these be the same warriors who, only weeks earlier, had gone toe-to-toe in a bruising three-set match in Singapore, a pitched battle during which Serena destroyed a racket in a fit of rage? Steffi Graf, Monica Seles, Maria Sharapova—champions all, but none noted for her cuddliness on, or off, the court.
Having her sister Venus with her on tour may have made Serena Williams even more insular.
When your best friend is with you day in and day out, why risk becoming vulnerable to another person?
“And you know, there will be other engagement parties.” She pauses a beat.But most importantly, I am so happy to share being number one in the world with you.... Serena has been giving tennis the two-finger salute for more than half her life. "Lots of my friends have been telling me lately that I'm spoiled," Serena says with a baffled look on her face. I'm not spoiled.'" I almost spit Coke through my nose. If she'd pulled a Jamesian I'm-taking-my-talents-to-South Beach event, she would have put it on pay-per-view and hawked her Home Shopping Network-all-under-a-hundred-bucks fashion line during the commercial breaks.Some of the names he’s coached in the past include Marcos Baghdatis, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova, Aravane Rezaï, Jérémy Chardy, Laura Robson and most recently; as of June 2012 Serena Williams, became his trainee.Apparently Patrick was once seen as a promising youth tennis player, however it never translated to any professional exposure.
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