Net, All Rights Reserved. US Open girls' doubles champions. W She was one of the leading players on the women's circuit in the lates and earlys. At the US Open, Sabatini had hoped to end the year on a high note, but she would first have to again get past Graf, this time in the quarterfinals.
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Gabriela Sabatini puts luxury house for sale in Key Biscayne
This time, she won in straight sets, snapping a three match losing streak against Fernandez. It's as if Sabatini was daring someone to finish her off! In the semifinals of the Lipton Championships in Key Biscayne, Sabatini was leading Kimiko Date 6—1, 5—1 before squandering three match points and double faulting 18 times as Date rallied to beat Sabatini with a scoreline of 1—6, 7—6, 7—6. YouTube has a three-clip Sabatini interview with Eurosport which shows more of this trend. Although winning five tournaments inSabatini failed to reach a grand slam final.