“She sees a trophy and she knows that a trophy is a part of winning. But I'm not going to go tell her, ' Mommy won the US Open.'”Clijsters’ success places her in an exclusive club of female players who have won two Grand Slam tournaments after becoming mothers.
There’s only one other member, the Australian grande dame of the 1970s, Evonne Goolagong.
And it was Goolagong, coincidentally, who was on the wrong end of the last U. Open women’s final to be won so emphatically—she was trounced 6-3, 6-0 by Chris Evert in 1976.
Her win came at the expense of Zvonareva, whose impressions on the New York crowd have not always been equally heart-warming.
but there is more to life than just sports (even though I love sports! No matter what, this year is a very fruitful year for me… Therefore, see you on Eurosport channel soon, where I will try to take a commentator’s role during this year’s US Open!
The 33-year-old Zvonareva, bronze medal winner at the 2008 Beijing Games and singles runner-up at Wimbledon and US Open in 2010 - the best year of her career - was racked by injuries in 2012 to slip down the rankings and then missed the entire 2013 season due to a shoulder surgery.Effectively, Moore ran into the deep well of experience and pedigree available to Zvonareva. I am so grateful for the opportunity the All England Club have given me.After falling short in her first shot at glory, Moore broke to love to engineer another crack at the match on serve. Zvonareva has twice contested Grand Slam finals, her first coming here four years ago. I hope that I've really showed them that I wanted to be there."The debate about British failure to produce players in sufficient numbers took an aggressive twist with the observation of an outgoing LTA coach that our youngsters have it too easy.This file contains additional information such as Exif metadata which may have been added by the digital camera, scanner, or software program used to create or digitize it.If the file has been modified from its original state, some details such as the timestamp may not fully reflect those of the original file.