Originally posted on Busted Racquet  |  Last updated 10/12/11

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - JANUARY 28: Justine Henin of Belgium celebrates winning match point in her semifinal match against Jie Zheng of China during day eleven of the 2010 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 28, 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)
The life and career of tennis star Justine Henin will be the subject of an upcoming musical according to a popular Belgian magazine. The seven-time Grand Slam champion will make a brief cameo in the show, which will feature songs, dance and text. Busted Racquet suggests a few musical numbers that should be included in the show: My Favorite Things (from "The Sound of Music") Sample lyric: Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens/one-handed backhands and scowls like I'm bitten. The Rain in Spain (from "My Fair Lady") Sample lyric: My gains in Spain stayed mainly on the clay Sixteen Going on Seventeen (from "The Sound of Music") Sample lyric: You are 16, going on 17/fellows will fall in line/young lads named Yves-Pierre/your family will think is swine. I Feel Petty (based on "I Feel Pretty" from "West Side Story") Sample lyric: I feel petty/Oh so petty/I feel petty, and vicious and mean/And I pity poor Serena/but I won the match and she didn't The Impossible Dream (from "Man of La ...
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