In rolling out some new features for 2013, I’ve decided to get on board with the ‘Throwback Thursday’ or ‘TBT’ fad. However, you won’t be seeing baby pictures or awkward preteen pictures in this space; instead, I’ll be taking a look at some of my favorite players and matches from years gone by.
And maybe some crazy; everybody likes the crazy. To kick it off, let’s take a look back at the career of WTA stalwart Patty Schnyder.
I can look back on a great career, so many years…But, yeah, I know what I achieved, and I’m so happy that I could be part of so many great players, such a great era, and could be among the top athletes of the world. – Patty Schnyder
Let me preface this by saying that, if you’re a tennis fan, you’re already aware of the fact that Caroline Wozniacki is painfully unfunny.
In response to being called boring by some members of the media at the 2011 Australian Open, Karolina attempted to turn the tables on them. She felt like they always asked her the same questions, so she gave them all the answers. All at once. That same year, at the same event, she spun a yarn that a scrape on her knee was the result of a fight with a kangaroo.
Inspired by the lovely folks over at the The Changeover and Amy Fetherolf’s 12 Youtube Videos to Watch in the Offseason, I got to thinking about my favorite moments of the tennis year.
I like countdown lists and low budget clip shows. However, this isn’t your usual low budget clip show; this is *my* version of a low budget clip show. We’ve all watched the matches, so who needs real tennis highlights when you have drama?
And lo, unseeded & looming presents: #DRAMZ – The 12 Best of 2012.