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    Re: WTA Int'l Prague, Lexington 8/10-8/16 2020

    Do you know how many matches she is committed for? One and Run or Two and Done? :cheesy:
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    Sticky: Re: Tennis Players Random, Random

    I’ll put it here since it features tennis players.


    https://youtu.be/WA4dDs0T7sM
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    Re: Great Strokes. The DROP SHOT

    Easily Nole for the drop shot. It's deadly against the best and the fastest.

    For WTA, Hingis???
  4. Thread: Covid19 & Tennis

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    Re: Covid19 & Tennis

    Absolutely correct. And if you look at their history, they've done some good political investigative work as well.
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    Re: Strokes. The GOAT's. Results

    I'm ok with all of these except Navs being the best athlete. Voters confused fitness with athleticism. Any one of Graf/Serena/Court were a superior athlete.

    I also didn't vote in that poll....
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    Poll: Re: Great strokes. The Mind. WTA.

    This is a tough category to breakdown. So here is my attempt.

    It's easy to give it to Seles, and for little over two years she demolished tennis. Except that it was only for two years. Because of...
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    Poll: Re: Great strokes. WTA. Greatest Athlete

    If you’re going for naturally gifted, you have to go with Steffi or Serena.

    Martina wasn’t a natural, she achieved it by putting the work in.

    I remember Steffi saying she had to eat more and...
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    Poll: Re: Great strokes. Footwork. WTA

    Graf owns this category. The woman won 7 Wimbys and 6 RGs. She knew how to move.
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    Poll: Re: Great strokes. WTA, Return of serve.

    Seles hands down for me.
  10. Thread: Covid19 & Tennis

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    Re: Covid19 & Tennis

    My prediction is that we are going to have some wacky winners of the US Open.
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    She remains a grifter. Thus I don't understand the love some have for her.
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    Why? Because the kids work for free. Middle aged farts and oldies also volunteer at tournaments but they can’t run and retrieve balls as quickly as kids.

    I’m sure the last thing tournaments want...
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    Drop, I would like to think intelligent people can discuss history in a nuanced manner, especially a bunch of smarty pants like us TATeurs.

    omess, obviously this was a young woman who didn't have...
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    Just like the N-word, blackface in any form is simply unacceptable in the US because of its past connotation to dehumanize.

    Weird conversation between a Swiss, a Canadian, a couple of South...
  15. Thread: Covid19 & Tennis

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    Re: Covid19 & Tennis

    You know just how messed up tennis is when China is seen as the one making the right decisions.
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    Re: Covid19 & Tennis

    So Daddy Thiem thinks it's ok to risk the spread of Covid if it raises money for charity but Baby Thiem didn't want to give up any of his hard earned money to help the lower ranked players.
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    Re: Covid19 & Tennis

    Thiem dated that hotmess Mladenovic, so the signs were there early. We just didn't see them.
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    Sticky: Re: Talk about Rankings (TAR :))

    Novak plays for the love of the fans. In that regard, he hasn't won a single slam. :cheesy:
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    Re: Covid19 & Tennis

    That WTA article is just bananas. Clearly the world is not ready for tennis to resume but damn if anyone is going to listen.
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    Re: Tennis Coaching Merry-Go-Round

    I wait with bated breath for pictures of coach and pupil smoking together. :cheesy:

    You just know it will happen.
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    Poll: Re: Great strokes. Forehand, ATP.

    This has to be broken down by era and surface.

    Laver for his era. Del Porto for his but not on clay since that goes to Rafa.
    Not sure who had the best FH on clay during Laverís era.

    Nelslus...
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    Fun story about a couple of corpses, aka the Bryans. :cheesy:

    https://www.yahoo.com/sports/bryan-brothers-unsure-retirement-plans-101946312.html
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    Poll: Re: Great strokes. Forehand, WTA.

    The great ones always bring something to the game.

    Evert - Two handed backhand
    Navs - Serve and Volley
    Graf - Forehand and foot speed
    Seles - Power off both wings
    Serena - Serve and...
  24. Thread: Covid19 & Tennis

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    And they just shut LA down again for the next three weeks. It's mid-March all over again.

    We're two months away from the Open but who would want to come to America while we're such a shit show?
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    I worked the LA tournament for a couple of years. No one, and I mean no one smelled better than Deliciano Lopez.
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