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Old 09-09-2011, 08:59 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by suwanee4712 View Post
Something that most people probably don't remember about Hana was that she gave a lot of calls to her opponents. She gave Chris a call that set up match point for Chris at the Ford Cup in 1985 and gave Chris another call at the Virginia Slims Championships in the spring of 1986 that gave Chris double break point.

I also remember her giving Martina several calls (though not the one in her Oakland win in 1984) and to Steffi at Amelia Island on a game point. Right or wrong, Hana had her own sense of fairness.
Loved the graceful and athletic way Hana Mandlikova played, reminiscent of Evonne Goologong.
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