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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 27 Jan 2017, 15:20 
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I can't quite believe it's Rafa v Roger and Serena v Venus. Feel very emotional!

Also feel like killing Sky over the reports that they are going to pull Eurosport.

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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 27 Jan 2017, 15:35 
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Feels a bit like going back five years in time - which is tempting for so many other reasons right now...


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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 27 Jan 2017, 20:48 
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JS wrote:
Feels a bit like going back five years in time - which is tempting for so many other reasons right now...

:lol: Agreed! Hope Federer wins!


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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 27 Jan 2017, 21:18 
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I must say I'm not really bothered about who wins either the men's or women's singles finals; it's enough to know that all four, who are all (I think!) on the wrong side of 30 can still triumph through to this point. I agree with JS, though, that it's like putting the clock back - but well done to them all for doing so!


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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 28 Jan 2017, 12:08 
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Surely the 'right' side of 30, Elder :lol:


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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 29 Jan 2017, 13:00 
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Oh my, oh my!!!!!

4-3 final set. I can't breathe....

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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 29 Jan 2017, 13:19 
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Very disappointed, but so proud of both of them. And of Venus. So many people wrote them all off.

Still upset, though ...

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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
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Amazing match, and I'm so pleased Federer won! I'm willing to let Nadal have the next one, though...


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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 30 Jan 2017, 13:26 
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Regardless of whether you favoured Federer or Nadal, I thought people might like to see this Opinion piece from today's Telegraph:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/tennis/2017/ ... en-tennis/


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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 30 Jan 2017, 16:26 
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That's lovely :D .

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 Post subject: Re: Tennis Talk 2
PostPosted: 01 Feb 2017, 23:42 
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Elder in Ontario wrote:
Regardless of whether you favoured Federer or Nadal, I thought people might like to see this Opinion piece from today's Telegraph:

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/tennis/2017/ ... en-tennis/


Shame that this golden age of men's tennis has ever to end.


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