Boo. Gulbis, Tipsarevic, Ancic, and Mathieu are out of Toronto. Keothavong, Dulko, Rezai, and Kleybanova are out of LA.
In other tournament news, Serena says she plans to play through the pain in LA. I don't understand her logic here. Does she want the points? Does she want hard court practice? Does she want to sabotage her chances of winning a medal in Beijing?
"I've been playing a lot of tennis, that's basically what it is, a lot of use," she said Monday. "I haven't had enough time to train the way I normally do off-court because I'm playing a lot."
Soooo....maybe you should play less? I'm not a doctor but I play one on TV. What do I know?