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24-Feb-2016 07:49

“I had created a reality completely full of Carlos: our friends were Carlos’s, we lived where Carlos wanted to, when we saw family it was Carlos’s. “You feel pain, and you have to confront it, like everyone,” Flavia told the Italian magazine“But at a certain point, it’s not a private problem: the whole world knows. People tried to pity me, and I couldn’t even defend myself against that. I tried to anesthetize myself from encounters in life, so as not to invite pain.” She said she’d even lost the ability to feel physical pain.

In difficult times, her therapist told her, “Draw a line in the sand. Look inside yourself: you’ll see that the situation is not so bad.

It’s you who wants to see it that way.” “I’m twenty-five years old and I have a lot to give. She adds a note about the current state of her love life.

Because of Carlos, I’ve distanced myself from Italy, from my family, from my friends. I have no boyfriend, no home, no dreams, no future plans. Finally me, finally my arm, or what was left of it, again free to move. “I’m in a relationship that’s [in the early stages], with a person I’ve known for a long time. I’ve learned that I want a man who completes me, but without swallowing me up …. Even if I come off as a bit of an asshole.” dumped within a few months of each other, by two handsome tennis players who were all-too media-prominent.” (Dulko had been seeing Fernando Verdasco of Spain.) “We were suffering at the same time, we talked for hours and then figured it was just time to laugh.

Recent Indian Wells champion Flavia Pennetta has written about her trials and heartbreaks in the very honest and personal memoir “Dritto al Cuore” (“Straight to the Heart”), published last November by Mondadori.

Asked why she wrote the book, Pennetta said, ”I was tired of the usual interviews, where I always said the same things: I talked about sport, which doesn’t have anything to do with who I really am. People watch me play tennis and they often had no idea how I got here, what was inside of me, how much I counted on my family ….

I wrote the book so the people could really know me, in all my fragility and my emotions.So that they could know that we athletes are real people.He admitted it only when it came out in the gossip columns. She lost 10 kilos (22 pounds) in a short space of time, as well as all strength and motivation to get back on the courts. I closed the door to Flavia and opened it to [being in a couple].Pennetta describes their relationship as less than equally balanced. He’s a bastard, what more can I say, but if I made a mistake it was in dedicating myself too much to him, at the loss of myself. After three years I thought I’d arrived: a complete woman and ready to take on a family.” However, that all fell apart when Moyá’s infidelity came to light.He was my passion, I gave myself completely, and I lost my balance. The only certain thing is all the work I’ve done to get to a really good place on the circuit. We decided to play doubles together, even getting to number 1 in the world.” Dulko/Pennetta won the WTA Tour Championships in doubles in 2010, and the Australian Open Women’s Doubles in 2011.

I wrote the book so the people could really know me, in all my fragility and my emotions.

So that they could know that we athletes are real people.

He admitted it only when it came out in the gossip columns. She lost 10 kilos (22 pounds) in a short space of time, as well as all strength and motivation to get back on the courts. I closed the door to Flavia and opened it to [being in a couple].

Pennetta describes their relationship as less than equally balanced. He’s a bastard, what more can I say, but if I made a mistake it was in dedicating myself too much to him, at the loss of myself. After three years I thought I’d arrived: a complete woman and ready to take on a family.” However, that all fell apart when Moyá’s infidelity came to light.

He was my passion, I gave myself completely, and I lost my balance. The only certain thing is all the work I’ve done to get to a really good place on the circuit. We decided to play doubles together, even getting to number 1 in the world.” Dulko/Pennetta won the WTA Tour Championships in doubles in 2010, and the Australian Open Women’s Doubles in 2011.

I’ve played tennis since I was five years old, [been professional] since fifteen, for what? Pennetta talks also about beating Serena Williams in an exhibition in Milan in 2011, saying that Williams is a player who “never loses concentration, who has no fear,” and calls the win a watershed for her career.