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10 Sep 2018 06:48

movingtarget wrote:
Red Rick wrote:Rip Del Potro, Djokovic in god mode


Also noted, the behavior by the men in their final and after the match compared to the cartoon the previous night.

Yeah that was good. Tremendous composure from Djokovic to keep his calm in such a hostile crowd again.

After the unexpected return to form of Nadal and Federer last year, it's good to see Djokovic back near his best. But their dominance won't stay good for long. You want the greats competitive, you don't want them unchallenged.

Del Potro once again showed that when it truly matters, he's the Big 3s bitch, and that they will dismantle him in any way they want if they're really on form.

In a few weeks, all male Slam champions will be 30 or older. And the last 12 Slams will have been won by players who are over 31 right now.

Even Kei Nishikori, who is a perrenial top 10 player but without a tier 1 title to his name, and fragile as he is, has made it back Slam levels way higher than those of the young guns. Nishikori, who once was part of a younger gen, is also gonna be 29 in december. Raonic be 29 next year.

No player under the age of 25 right now has made a Slam final. Only 2 have made Slam semi's, and Chung and Edmund have been useless ever since. Their semi's are more telling about how hilariously bad the Australian was this year than their own potential.

Tennis is more desperate for fresh blood than any GC rider on a rest day has ever been.
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16 Sep 2018 09:54

Can't believe the Serena Williams saga is still going..........must be a slow week in tennis.
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16 Sep 2018 15:11

movingtarget wrote:Can't believe the Serena Williams saga is still going..........must be a slow week in tennis.

It's still going on? What happened?
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16 Sep 2018 23:43

Gigs_98 wrote:
movingtarget wrote:Can't believe the Serena Williams saga is still going..........must be a slow week in tennis.

It's still going on? What happened?


The cartoon printed in an Australian newspaper is being called racist by some people. That's just inflamed the situation. but it seems that the tennis authorities have now flipped and are supporting the umpire and referee.
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