Here are just some of the messages you wrote in after Elena Baltacha announced her retirement...
Good luck Elena, you taught me that you should never ever give up, no matter what life throws at you.
We love you Elena.
Sorry to see you go - we will miss you.
Happy retirement Elena!!! It was a pleasure to have played against you in junior ITFs!! Good work at your academy!
Bally, I hope you feel very proud of your achievements over the years. It's been a pleasure watching you.
Enjoy your retirement - good luck!
Sorry to see you retire, but so glad I saw you play once again at the US Open. Thank you so much for signing your picture for me after your win. All the best to you!!
Elena, I wish you all the best in your retirement from active competition. May your academy go from strenth to strength.
Goodbye Elena, I wish you happiness always after your retirement. God bless you.
Thanks Elena for all the incredible moments; for sure @ Wimbledon!!
Thanks for everything that you have done for women's tennis in the UK and your contribution to the profile of women's sport in general. I have enjoyed watching you play tennis throughout your career and I wish you the very best of luck with the academy and whatever other pursuits you choose to pursue in your life. You deserve it!