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Excellounge
02-11-2005, 03:17 AM
Just found a picture at gettyimages with Serena looking at her broken racquet. Thought how it could break that heavily. It's not a little broken.. I've never seen Safin break his racquet in such way lol.

Maybe someone saw how it happened??

This is the pic btw

http://editorial.gettyimages.com/source/search/details_pop.aspx?iid=52164831&cdi=0

david aames
02-11-2005, 03:26 AM
She was playing badly for a few games in a row and lost it before rallying to win the match easily.

She then said in the press conference something like 'I recently opted for a new racquet and it is more fragile'. Wilson will appreciate the endorsement...

Ronaldo
02-11-2005, 03:31 AM
nCode blue for that stick. Hollow twigs snap easily, eh?

raftermania
02-11-2005, 09:36 AM
My Goodness! Her racquet has recombinated into a DNA helix!

chad shaver
02-11-2005, 09:43 AM
Are those powerholes on that racquet, or is that black paint?

fantom
02-11-2005, 09:52 AM
When she broke it, I wonder if she had to swing 2 times harder than she used to w/ her old racquet............

"nCoded racquets measure 2 times stronger 2 times more stable and up to 22% more powerful than ordinary racquets. "

tylerchadwick
02-11-2005, 10:21 AM
anyone ever seen agassi break his over is foot? thats cool

pound cat
02-11-2005, 12:46 PM
Serena stated that she felt she had an anger management issue, and to-day she withdrew from her match with Safina, citing stomach flu and that she was "mentally unwell". Definitely something going on with her at the moment. She did explain to the fans the reasons for her withdrawal in French, and that was a class act. Would that more English-only speaking players made the same effort .

Chadwixx
02-11-2005, 03:48 PM
anyone ever seen agassi break his over is foot? thats cool

i was watching this one guy play at a local prize money tournament. he was winning the match but had a few bad games where he got mad and broke the racket on his foot, unfortunatly he broke his foot too and had to quit.

dAgEnIuS
02-11-2005, 04:11 PM
OH MY GOD!!! She is a man!!!
i mean, look at her face and the muscles!!!

Chadwixx
02-11-2005, 04:27 PM
she looks like a young evander holyfield

Ronaldo
02-11-2005, 08:09 PM
Cruiserweight, eh Chad?

aj_m2009
02-12-2005, 02:05 AM
Are those powerholes on that racquet, or is that black paint?

I am pretty sure they are powerholes. But don't get the wrong idea, that isn't a hammer 6.4. Wow, I almost believed that. :)

AndrewD
02-12-2005, 02:24 AM
Ha,ha, a few years ago at a country tennis tournament a guy had just lost his match and we watched him snap two Dunlop 200G's. Not the new kind but the ones that Mac and Graf used to use and if you've ever played with those sticks you'll realise just how hard it was to do. Now that is what Id call an anger management issue LOL.

verdasco67
02-12-2005, 02:33 AM
she looks like a young evander holyfield

lmao! imagine what safin could have done to that fragile racquet...i dont think it would be in one piece...thats for sure!