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Jaded Serena Williams withdraws from Pan Pacific Open

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Serena, and to an extent, her sister, has built a career on playing in just the major tournaments. (the slams and 1000 series events)

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Serena, and to an extent, her sister, has built a career on playing in just the major tournaments. (the slams and 1000 series events)

And does her withdrawal after building her career to 17 Grand Slams,really affect you? Of course not.She is jaded from hard work,whereas your comments are jaded and negative.

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Hmmm, I wonder why the reporter chose "jaded" Serena...? Granted jaded can mean overworked...etc. but it also has a negative connotation of being cynical because she felt slighted. Nothing in the story suggest she has a lack of interest in playing in the Pan Pacific Open. The reporter could have chosen a better adjective. Fatigued, exhausted, weary, drained are probably more appropriate words, IMHO.

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She's what, 32 years old? Everyone playing an intense sport starts to slow down at that point.

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@Photoman - How about Date-Krumm ?

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