Skip to comments.Decision time for Davenport as family ties start to bind
Posted on 08/26/2008 11:17:37 AM PDT by george76
Three-time Grand Slam winner Lindsay Davenport took a winning first step at the US Open on Monday...
But it may be her infant son Jagger who has the final say in how long 32-year-old mum continues her tennis career.
Her experience in China was also the first time at an event without her son since his birth in June, 2007, and Davenport admits she felt the tug of motherhood.
"When I went to Beijing I left him for two weeks and it was heart-breaking - not so much my husband, but my son," she said.
"It's obviously not easy to be a family when you have two working parents and one travelling.
That burst of form arrived as a surprise a year after she publicly pondered retirement in New York in 2006 before falling pregnant.
"Each time I play a Grand Slam I always think that it could be my last time playing here," Davenport said. "I've obviously learned that I have no idea what the future kind of holds and what will happen.
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Ms. Davenport wasn't quoted as saying anything that offended me. It's the clear attitude of the writer which makes me sick.
look, I am just grateful for anything NOT connected with Barry the Bolshevik........I might have to go over to the seafood thread.....
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