With so little tennis to inspire me, it’s time for a bit of fluff with some baby photos I’ve collected over the years of tennis players. Sorry about the size and quality of some of these, baby photos are hard to come by!
Guess who these cuties grew up to be? Go on! You know you want to.
Answers at the bottom
4. the left hand kinda gives it away.
6. she looks the same, no?
8. sorry about the size of this
9. … and this too
10. You know who this is. Sure you do.
11. Mommy gave me a bowl cut …
13. tongue in cheek!
20. Oh, you dork.
21. Is it a little mean to follow the photo above with this photo?
22. Guess who looks exactly the same?
26. the most photogenic kid EVER?
A few more of him, because I love this little guy. He makes me want to get preggers right now, and have super-gorgeous kids just like him.
So how many did you guess right? The answers:
1 + 2: Safin and Safina;
5: del Potro
15 + 16: Andy and Jamie Murray
17 + 18: Nalbandian and Coria
24: Zheng Jie
Did you suck as much as I did? Or do you have a good eye for these kinds of things? Did cutiepie Stan make you fall in love with him just a little more? Admit it! You totally want to pinch his cheeks until they look like two swollen tomatoes.