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Marion Bartoli On Emotional Wimbledon Return

Louisa James Wimbledon

Marion Bartoli spoke to 'Good Morning Britain' today about her emotional return to Wimbledon following her win last year and meeting Hugh Jackman.Speaking to Louisa James, Marion said:

“I get really so emotional about walking on the court, walking back on that court that made me become
the Wimbledon champion and it was a really emotional moment, not only for me but also for Elena Baltacha who was one of my closest friends and actually she really helped me before the Wimbledon championships started last year to raise me up and to give me some confidence… So she was really
in my heart and that was an emotional time and I knew I would cry but it got really bad and I totally lost my composure.”

And speaking of Hollywood hearthrob, Hugh Jackman, Marion said meeting him the other day was as good as her Wimbledon win:

“The other day I had an amazing day, I met Hugh Jackman which is absolutely the best thing ever so I think if I had to rank Hugh Jackman [and] Wimbledon [it would be] probably the same level I would

- Good Morning Britain
- Wimbledon
- Marion Bartoli
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Written by: TomSouthwell
Jun 27th, 2014, 4:41 am

Image & press release courtesy of itv's Good Morning Britain


Message Posted On Jun 28th, 2014, 6:38 am
I don't think that's Marion Bartoli
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