October 29, 2001 - Anna Kournikova
had a better run than her previous 5 first-round losses at the SEAT Open
where she lost 7-5, 7-6 (2) to top-seeded Kim Clijsters in the quarterfinals.
21, 2001 - Anna Kournikova suffered her fifth successive first-round defeat
6-0, 4-6, 6-3 to Amanda Coetzer of South Africa at the Swisscom Challenge
WTA tournament in Zurich on Tuesday. Anna said afterwards, "Amanda is always
a very tough player to play. She's never going to give up. I basically
tried to play my game, to be aggressive."
October 18, 2001 - The Seattle
Times reports Anna Kournikova had no idea about the news she was cast to
play in 007 until yesterday telling reporters, "I found that out yesterday,
too, on the Internet. It's really interesting. Seriously, I know as little
as anyone else on that. Right now, I'm just happy to be healthy. Bond girls
have to do a lot of tough things. And I don't think I'm physically ready
October 18, 2001 - Britney
Spears topped Google's list of top celebrity image searches, with Pamela
Anderson, Jennifer Lopez, Anna Kournikova, and Angelina Jolie trailing
her, in order, on the top 5 list. For web searches, Mariah Carey was #4
on the list of Declining Queries for the month.
October 16, 2001 - Sky TV
reports Anna Kournikova is expected to star with Pierce Brosnan in Bond
October 14, 2001 - Anna Kournikova
again lost in the first round still trying to rebound from her foot injury.
Anna lost 4-6, 6-2, 7-5 to Anne Kremer at the Porsche Grand Prix on Wednesday.
Anna said afterwards, "I was playing well from the baseline and I was moving
a lot better, but my serve was a problem."
October 13, 2001 - The Sun
reports Anna Kournikova is in talks to appear in Pierce Brosnanís fourth
October 11, 2001 - Scotty
F Word from the dwarf band The Little Kingz, featured in the new Ben Stiller
movie Zoolander, tells Metal-Sludge.com he rates Anna Kournikova a 'f***ing
10!' (10 being a hottie).
October 7, 2001 - News of
the World reports Anna Kournikova and Sergei Federov were spotted at a
trendy London shoe shop Gina in search of new shoes.
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