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#1 Nigel Tufnel

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Posted 01 June 2015 - 11:48 AM

Jack Sock,the last US man standing in the French Open just won a set off of Nadal in the round of 16.  Sock is still down 2 sets to 1, but considering the state of US men's tennis these days, that's actually an accomplishment.



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Posted 01 June 2015 - 03:35 PM

I saw that Sloan Stevens played Serena pretty hard. I like Stevens. I think she's America's next top female tennis star



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Posted 01 June 2015 - 03:49 PM

Nadal-Djovovic in the quarters Wed.

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Posted 02 June 2015 - 11:50 AM

Wawrinka beats Federer in straight sets to advance to the semis.



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Posted 03 June 2015 - 08:58 AM

Djokovic-Nadal underway...  Djokovic up a quick break in the first set.



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Posted 03 June 2015 - 10:43 AM

Djokovic is just too good right now. Real shot at the Grand Slam. Has to get through the quick turnaround from French to Wimbledon.

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Posted 03 June 2015 - 10:55 AM

Also, Nadal looks like he may be done winning Majors. He's 29 and put a lot of miles on his body. Was hoping he could get 1 more to get ahead of Sampras but that seems pretty unlikely now.

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Posted 06 June 2015 - 09:54 AM

Watching Serena choke away this final is amazing.

She was absolutely dominating this match and started sucking on her serve and is collapsing.
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Posted 06 June 2015 - 10:12 AM

After choking away the second set and being down 2-0 in the third set, Serena has won 5 straight games.

Hell of a comeback, especially mentally.
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Posted 06 June 2015 - 10:34 AM

Serena going through an emotional breakdown because she's only playing great tennis instead of all-time-legendary tennis is about as entertaining as the sport gets.


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#11 Nigel Tufnel

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Posted 10 July 2015 - 12:34 PM

Federer just beat Murray in straight sets to advance to the Wimbledon final.  He'll play Djokovic on Sunday morning.  Serena plays somebody I've never heard of in the women's final tomorrow morning - if she wins, she'll be the reigning champ in all 4 grand slam tournaments.



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Posted 10 July 2015 - 03:20 PM

Fed looked tremendous today.

 

He is 4-4 vs Djoker this year and has played better at Wimbledon than Djoker has, so he has a good chance imo.


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Posted 10 July 2015 - 03:21 PM

Really want to see Fed win this.

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Posted 10 July 2015 - 03:26 PM

Really want to see Fed win this.

Me too.  I wonder if he wins if he retires after the US Open?


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Posted 11 July 2015 - 10:06 AM

Second Serena Slam with a chance at the calender slam.

Needs one more grand slam to tie Graf for most in the open era.

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Posted 11 July 2015 - 10:57 AM

Serena Williams getting flustered is one of the great spectacles in sport.


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Posted 11 July 2015 - 08:22 PM

Serena is absurd. If her first serve is working, she's essentially unbeatable.
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Posted 11 July 2015 - 08:26 PM

She's been very good for a very long time. She was number 1 in the world in 2002.

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Posted 11 July 2015 - 08:50 PM

She's been very good for a very long time. She was number 1 in the world in 2002.


Won her first major in 1999.
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Posted 11 July 2015 - 09:02 PM

She's been very good for a very long time. She was number 1 in the world in 2002.



Won her first major in 1999.


Is that the longest difference between first and last (so far) in history? I looked up the usual suspects and doesn't look like anyone has come close to that.




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