Video Of The Week - Polish Player's Racquet Snafu At 2011 Australian Open

By Meera Dolasia on January 24, 2011

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21-year old Agnieska Radwanska was having a good first round match at the 2011 Australian Open against Japan's Kimiko Date-Krumm, when something bizarre happened. Just two points shy of victory, the Polish player returned a shot, but along with the ball, also went the top half of her racquet!

The stunned player stared dumbfounded for a few moments as she tried to figure out what had happened to her racquet. Though she was able to gather her wits and win the match, we are sure neither she, nor the rest of the world, will forget this rather embarrassing moment. Of course, she only has herself to blame, since just two strokes before her racquet mishap, she had bashed it on the ground in frustration - Bet she will never do that again!

Sources: asylum.co.uk

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  • luvpie
    luvpie12/26/2012
    Haha, I'm glad that hasn't happened to me yet.
    • tian11/28/2012
      time to get a new racket
      • RAVEN VERNER11/12/2012
        SHE IS ALSO A GREAT PLAYER SHES PRETTY TO :DDDDDD
        • harrypercyfan749/23/2012
          LOL!!! i cant believe that happened. wish i saw that live on tv
          • Sabotager9/20/2012
            Did she sabotage her own racket?
            • tigerlily1
              tigerlily19/1/2012
              omg her racquet broke?!? must have been embarrassing
              • lauren6/29/2012
                great i loved it
                • lauren6/29/2012
                  great! awesome i love it
                  • yaga2000
                    yaga20005/24/2012
                    awesome
                    • vp625
                      vp6255/17/2012
                      cool

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