One of the big rules is that you must play at the server's pace.You don't stall by walking around, toweling off, and trying to pump up the crowd while the server is waiting (especially that long).

Nice work.[quote] Wasn't that Hingis who called Mauresmo "half a man? Yep, it was Hingis who called poor Amelie "half a man". They are hugging and kissing each other all the time. Jelena Jankovic said several years ago that playing Sam Stosur was like playing a man.

Davenport was also a catty bitch saying stuff like how she felt like she'd been playing against a man. There is a limit."Martina was nasty and had no filter. That's because of the large amount of topspin and her kick serve, which most women are incapable of hitting--you need that much strength.

Now that her singles career is rocking, she just chooses to not publicly address the issue (ala so many other public figures - A. So in my book, he deserves a different level of disdain - since I do think he is gay.

Tommy Robredo I also feel likely is, but I've never seen any confirmation except for people on this board saying they know it's true.

I'd like to give him the benefit of the doubt in how heated he still must have been at being DQ'd, but his comments right after the match reek of sour grapes.

Griping about the ATP and their unreasonable scheduling and being 'forced' to play on wet grass and unfair enforcement of rules could all be important things to discuss, but not immediately after you caused a guy to have to seek medical attention because of something boneheaded that you just did.I think it would make tennis a much more interesting sport.It is so painfully obvious that Gasquet and Stosur are gay but they won't come out because they fear a loss of sponsorship and support...which is a real shame in 2012.She had to have extra security at the US Open because of the crazy threats she got from homophobic fans. Nalby was winning the match, but got disqualified for kicking one of the line judges.Problems she did not have in her home country, France, or in Australia or at Wimbledon, btw. I can't wait until video of this is posted online because I want to see what it really looked like.Davenport said about Mauresmo that "it was like playing a man" out there, or something to that effect, in reference to how hard Amelie hit. I watched that match, and no one with a brain would think Nole was being a bad sport taking his time in an exhausting match.