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@Blackkat74 We should have a poll...
5 days, 19 hours ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/tweets-week-azarenka-kyrgios-flirt-davis-cup-jokes/52798/
Where's the tabloid porn!
@moes knows "I was actually very moved when they banned foreign flags in the stands on the anniversary date of 9/11"
1 week, 1 day ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/open-suggestion/52748/
@Girl friday that's pretty passive-aggressive tweeting hints at personal. She's a grown woman and should know better.
Bodo is a just broken record when it comes to Monfils.
1 week, 2 days ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/14-thoughts-2014-us-open/52747/
I hope Nishikori wins.
2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/final-preview-marin-cilic-vs-kei-nishikori/52719/
@CK She wouldn't fare well.
2 weeks, 1 day ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/born/52693/
@Rafessi "him not caring that much in his sub consciousness ultimately led to his downfall" - That's very presumptuous of you, and you're not psychic. It says more about you than Monfils. 2¢
2 weeks, 3 days ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/playing-last-point/52686/
@ivo 'Beefing up' is not the answer. Our bodies are not machines, we have our natural builds and often adding on muscle just lowers agility and makes players more injury prone as it puts more strain on their joints.
2 weeks, 4 days ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/us-open-nishikori-d-wawrinka/52668/
@Sammy @KennethWee confirmation bias mixed with fandom is hilarious.
2 weeks, 5 days ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/nishikori-beats-raonic-in-5-sets-at-us-open/52641/
Bobo wuz herre
2 weeks, 6 days ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/belinda-bencic-jelena-jankovic-2014-us-open/52627/
@Northernboy I like her face. Very lucid.
2 weeks, 6 days ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/09/azarenka-tops-qualifier-krunic-to-reach-us-open-qf/52637/
@toody @Groundstroke @Taurus49 Problem with Makarova is she does tense up at times and dumps forehands into the net. We'll see.
@Addison H If the fans wanna talk smack so can the players.
3 weeks, 4 days ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/wawrinka-gets-into-tiff-with-fan-in-us-open-win/52569/
@WhoDatGoddess (TEAM WILLIAMS) She's unwatchable, the 'tude is just too much.
3 weeks, 4 days ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/us-open-peng-d-radwanska/52557/
@Darrengh @chris ford think harder
1 month ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/expert-picks-2014-us-open/52497/
@Roxitova "Being a lightening rod myself, I have a tendency to defend other LRs, and those unfairly accused."
Yes, you are a 'lightening rod' of the comments section. Congratulations.
1 month, 1 week ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/canadian-magazine-confuses-sharapova-bouchard/52436/
@RonnyforRafa @saloabad Sachin Tendulkar is arguably the best cricket player ever.
Bouchard also lost. The site seems almost embarrassed to mention it. Perhaps someone can start a snarky 'Bouchatd lost' meme.
1 month, 1 week ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/murray-cruises-in-cincinnati-opener/52431/
@splashwog "so stop getting all defensive and perhaps re read your initial post."
... but the post is soooo long I doubt she/he has the time to read it all again. Shame.
1 month, 1 week ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/venus-serena-williams-bodo/52394/
@onika "well, that braid thing sounds a bit.. you know the R- word right?"
... Please sit down, you're embarrassing yourself.
"It was comparable to a rank journeyman beating Andy Murray in his first match at Wimbledon, or a qualifier taking down Roger Federer in his opener in Basel."
LMFAO, actually it's nowhere near comparable. Andy Murray has won grand slams and Fed has won a few himself. Genie has won... I dunno, one small tournament I think. She's done well in th Grand slams, but she's yet to win even one and is not in the same league as the players you're trying to group her with.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/they-said-what-rogers/52370/
@RichSimmons @SophiaBlue40 Rhetorical exaggeration aside, a gift is given by choice, Murray didn't choose to lose that game.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/tsonga-upsets-murray-to-reach-toronto-semifinal/52390/
@Richard @WWTOFC just scroll past caps.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/sharapova-upset-by-suarez-navarro-in-montreal/52382/
I just remembered how quick some ppl were to describe Petra's play in the Wimby final as 'unplayable', 'no one could have beaten her that day' in a thinly disguised attempt to draw attention away from how badly Genie adjusted during the match to a bigger hitting opponent. I don't see so much of that now, now the culprit is 'home crowd pressure.' Fair enough, but there's a pattern emerging already, with regards how her fans deal with adversity moreso than the player herself.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/vwilliams-advances-in-three-set-win-at-montreal/52356/
@yazzzycosmo @KomboChapfika I hear you, but the fact is she's lost 3 of her last 5 sets 6-0. She'll likely stop the slide, but still, the fact remains. And there is a precedent for a an inexorable slide like this... beware the ghost of Gaudio...
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/08/first-ball-86-lights-out/52359/
@MashasFan Defensive much?
@Paul Goldberg Bouchard is better compared to Raonic or Dimitrov. She's not on the same tier as Fed, Nadal, Djokovic, Murray on the ATP, or SW, VW, Maria, Vika on the WTA. The hype machine has been so eager to anoint her onto to their level when she simply is not there yet and there's no guarantee she ever will be.
The WTA and the media don't choose the champions, that's a distinction earned on the court by winning grand slams.
@Richard You're not really talking about tennis yourself. What's the record for most consecutive WTA matches conceding a bagel set?
@sidlingatlu Your contribution notwithstanding.
What's the record for most consecutive matches conceding a bagel set?
@yazzzycosmo Didn't people call the WImby bagel a one-off too?
I really wanna get a Technifibre stick I played with a few times, but this could be good too.
1 month, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/gear/2014/08/final-design/52318/
Bobo wuz here
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/going-viral/52278/
@On court @CarlyJoni Nothing can sate the hot blooded cougars of the cold North. Feli did well to escape
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/fourhand-feliciano-lopez-engaged/52272/
@JADEL @Northernboy Yes yes it's all about 'heart', nevermind his limited movement, backhand, etc. Lack of 'heart' is all that's holding Isner back. *yawn*
1 month, 3 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/atlanta-isner-d-sela/52261/
But Petra's not playing! It's safe Genie! ;)
1 month, 4 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/wimbledon-runner-up-bouchard-wds-from-citi-open/52234/
@samuraijane If I remember right she looked even more forlorn with the racquet in her hand.
Fingers crossed. Vaidisova was good.
2 months ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/vadisova-takes-step-towards-comeback/52217/
@tennis fan please sit down.
2 months, 1 week ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/breaking-tradition/52063/
@Hartt @lolwhat "No adjustments Bouchard could have made would have made any difference." - That's not a fact, we don't know that. What we do know is that she made no adjustments. Not even something as basic as taking a step back to receive first serves.
2 months, 1 week ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/eugenie-bouchard-marketing-can-wait/52098/
Mentally tough players note what's going on in a match and adjust in the heat of battle, especially when things are going badly. An example would be Michael Chang throwing in tons of off pace shots vs. Lendl, or Fed using short slices against Delpo. Bouchard made no adjustments whatsoever and got bagelled for her mental rigidity. She should just be grateful it was best of three, because another set would have been no better. That said, she came one match away from winning a grand slam, but came badly unstuck against a true power player, the kind she'd avoided throughout her draw.
The bandwagon needs repairs. You can almost hear the media slugs praying for the cute one to be better than the rest.
@Majadebij "mind your own business and fight for your own without comparing to someone else."
Take a seat please. We are all free to discuss whatever you want. I have no problem with women earning more than the men. If they're generating the revenue then they've earned it. Why isn't there equal prize money between NBA & WNBA? Beyond any organizational borders, the core reason is because more people watch the NBA, and so it generates greater revenues, and as a result the players earn more.
2 months, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/19-takeaways-sw19/52059/
@Davineaux89 this is such a tired and flawed argument. Czech Republic has a population of 10M and they continue to produce very good, and sometimes great, players. It's the coaching in my opinion.
@Carol35 "If you see a bull in front of you, RUN, RUN, because he is going to hunt you:-)" Don't most bulls end up as hamburgers? ;P
2 months, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/champions-ball/52025/
@Northernboy @SandyDeMarco The record will also be hard on Djokovic. A loss would make it 1-7 in his last 8 slam finals I think. That's baaaaaaad.
@Ramara @moes knows @Take That How come the weak era nonsense doesn't apply to Laver? Weren't there only 12 country club players on the planet at the time? I jest but you get my gist.
@tennigeek you're trying too hard.
@jcraftenworth 'Many of us have just claims on her including US North Americans.' lol, good luck with your claiming. Can we extend this beyond Mexico? Do brunettes get a piece of the vicarious pie?
2 months, 2 weeks ago on Conversation @ http://www.tennis.com/pro-game/2014/07/coming-home/52024/
@Sammie18 @HugoZHackenbush She's better than average looking. You seem fixated by her looks...