Originally Posted by TMF
I bet Roddick will NEVER play this event again in the future.
I wonder if the WS got full paid for not showing up in the semifinal back in 2001 IW.
Out of the hundreds, if not thousands, of player withdrawls to choose from; why would you focus on Venus' withdrawl from Indian Wells in 2001???
Regardless if they got paid in full or not, that tournament lost hugely as a result of the hideous audience reaction the following day!