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python
03-02-2004, 08:40 AM
was not hard to look at, by any means. :o

I watched a WITC match of hers against Goolagong from 1975 last night. Had a hard time reconciling the baby-faced young woman I saw vs. the tiring veteran I watched in person against Graf and Navratilova in 1986.

Evert was always well-spoken in victory or defeat. I miss her (although I don't miss her NBC telecaster performances).

@wright
03-02-2004, 08:42 AM
Too bad she's not as good a publisher as she was a tennis player.

python
03-02-2004, 08:59 AM
Too bad she's not as good a publisher as she was a tennis player.

You're probably just kidding, right?

Most likely she's just a figurehead to lend her name to the magazine. I seriously doubt Chris Evert performs a true publisher's role...It's a demanding profession with few openings, after all. Presumably Evert makes a few suggestions as to content, and the "Associate Publisher" does all of the real work.

Stinkdyr
03-02-2004, 09:32 AM
Christer got a long way with flat/sidespin strokes and no wheels. but hey, that was then, no one moved much.

Rabbit
03-02-2004, 09:56 AM
You know when the commentator (can't remember if it was Pancho or Chris) said that last night, I kept thinking Chris? (and she wasn't bad looking) what about Evonne!!!!! Man, when she was on tour, I thought she was the end all.