Israeli Peer on New Yorkers

This afternoon, the Israeli Shahar Peer will take on Anna Chakvetadze in the quarterfinals. Here’s what Peer had to say about fans in Flushing:

“I go on the court and I feel like I'm playing in Israel or something. It's so much fun. It's really nice to play when you have so much support.”
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