Player Profile description can sound misleading

Discussion in 'TW Questions/Comments' started by Hi I'm Ray, Feb 21, 2012.

  1. Hi I'm Ray

    Hi I'm Ray Hall of Fame

    Feb 26, 2010
    I was reading Li Na's player profile and noticed the parts in bold below:

    "2011 Year In Review:First Top 5 season (finishing No.5), highlighed by two phenomenal stretches around first two Grand Slams; reaching first Grand Slam final at Australian Open (l. to Clijsters in final; first Asian, male or female, to reach a Grand Slam final); then winning first Grand Slam title at Roland Garros (d. Schiavone in final; was first Asian, male or female, to win a Grand Slam title)...To read Li Na's complete Player Profile, check out the WTA 2012 Official Guide"

    I think it should say first player from an Asian Country. The description above sounds like no Asian person has ever won or reached a GS final before this.

    from Wikipedia:

    "Michael Te-Pei Chang (born February 22, 1972) is a former American professional tennis player. He is best remembered for becoming the youngest-ever male player to win a Grand Slam singles title when he won the French Open in 1989 at the age of 17."

    It also says he also reached the finals at the French '95, Australian '96, and US '96 Opens.

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