Gabriela Sabatini Quotes

Gabriela Beatriz Sabatini (Spanish pronunciation: [ga???jela sa?a?tini]; born 16 May 1970) is an Argentine former professional tennis player. She was one of the leading players on the women's circuit in the late-1980s and early-1990s. She won the women's singles title at the US Open in 1990, the women's doubles title at Wimbledon in 1988, two Year-End Championships in 1988 and 1994, and a silver medal at the 1988 Olympic Games.

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I played Mary Joe Fernandez in the semifinals. She was winning the first set. Second set was very close. I started to play this aggressive game. I think I surprised them.

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I have an office in Argentina, I go there every day, so I work.

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It was very hard for me to practice and enjoy my tennis, and I didn't know the why, so I worked with psychologists to try and see what was happening. They pushed me really hard.

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It's a great moment for Argentinean tennis, more on the men's side. I would like to see more on the women's side. I think we have to work a little bit more on that.

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I'm following the players, and it's great. We've never had so many Top 10 big players like now. There's so many out there that are very close.

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tennis is a 100-mph chess match.

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For me retiring wasn't hard once I knew that that was the decision I was going to make.

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Regarding the Hall of Fame, when they decided I was going to be one of the possible candidates, when I heard that, I was so thrilled. You're always hoping for something like that.

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There were so much affairs of me created by the media... of course I was not always a true single. I had some relations, once also to a famous pop star.

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When I got to match point in the final I was afraid I'd be a little nervous, but I just said, You have to stay focused, just think about what you have to do.

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In Argentina at various tournaments, it's great. Every day it's full, everybody's crazy about tennis, everybody wants to play tennis.

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I want children, but at the moment the liberty I have now finally, has a far too high value.

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When I finally held the trophy, it was just how I imagined it would be.

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I was a very shy and introverted person, and it was hard for me to talk to people and make relationships.

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I travel a lot to promote the perfumes and to do the commercials.

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