After a ringing cellphone halted Alizé Cornet's Tuesday match at Bastad against world No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki, a tense moment broke up once Cornet realized it was her phone all along. Oh, awkward! The best part of the video is the camera work, which makes it look like the whole crowd was on pins and needles waiting for the serving Wozniacki to demand someone's head be lopped off:
Just trying to imagine the uproar that would rumble on for days if a NBA player or NFL wide receiver had to delay a game to go fiddle with his cell phone. Billionaire Twitterthugs getting booty calls instead of finishing their educations! Luckily, this episode won't produce anything like that.
But Cornet's misuse of her phone's volume did end up with Wozniacki providing yet another graceful moment, demonstrating once again why she's perhaps this sidebar blog's favorite women's tennis player. And let's hear it for Cornet while we're at it! All right!