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    Re: Covid19 & Tennis

    2 hours on court, 2 hours in the gym. Lendl would have NOT approved
    It sounds reasonable and puts everybody in the same situation.
    No private

    ponchi101 Today, 08:07 AM Go to last post

    Re: Covid19 & Tennis

    Some clarity at last regarding AO. Qualifying will be played in another country prior to January 15th. Below is a screen shot of all other rules. It's

    suliso Today, 08:04 AM Go to last post

    Re: Tennis Random, Random 2.0

    Megan is correct about Azarenka. She was already playing full time the years before, and she was never away due to injuries or tennis related reasons.

    ponchi101 Today, 06:40 AM Go to last post

    Re: Tennis Random, Random 2.0

    I was leaning toward Azarenka for comeback player, but you make a good point, so I'm switching my vote (FWIW) to Pironkova. Agree with Kenin as Player

    atlpam Today, 06:16 AM Go to last post

    Re: Tennis Random, Random 2.0

    For me, Kenin for sure, Swiatek for sure, Pironkova for comeback, and Podoroska for newcomer - she sure won a lot of matches counting 125Ks. Fernandez

    MeganFernandez Yesterday, 06:31 PM Go to last post
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    ponchi101 11-30-2020 08:13 AM

    On Courage and tennis

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    On Covid-19. II

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