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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #255 on: July 10, 2022, 10:49:21 PM »
Not really the result I was hoping for but first trophy of the year in the hands of a Villan already. :)

Lovely tribute to Sue Barker at the end of the coverage there, the BBC always do such things with a touch of class.

Agree about Sue, gonna be a hard act to follow, as is proving in QofS.

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #256 on: July 11, 2022, 08:31:00 AM »
What a fantastic presenter Sue Barker has been over the years!
She'll be missed!

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #257 on: August 17, 2022, 08:57:20 AM »
Raducanu beats Serena Williams 6-4 6-0, which is hardly surprising.

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #258 on: August 17, 2022, 01:39:34 PM »
Raducanu beats Serena Williams 6-4 6-0, which is hardly surprising.

Well it kind of is as her form has been poor, but I take your point.   I hope it's a springboard for her to have a decent run in Cincinnati and of course the US Open.

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« Reply #259 on: August 17, 2022, 08:29:39 PM »
She just crushed Azarenka as well......

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #260 on: August 18, 2022, 06:03:19 AM »
She just crushed Azarenka as well......

I can only imagine the racket Azarenka must have made, being crushed

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #261 on: August 19, 2022, 09:43:19 PM »
Radacanu lost out to an American (Pegula) in 2 sets.

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« Reply #262 on: August 28, 2022, 10:11:36 AM »
US Open starts tomorrow, sadly the question is not whether Emma can defend her title, but will she get past the first couple of rounds. If you want to watch it, it's on Amazon Prime from 4pm.

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #263 on: August 30, 2022, 07:52:59 AM »
Serena Williams through in straight sets.

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #264 on: August 30, 2022, 06:10:07 PM »
A comfortable win for Norrie beating Paire in 3 sets, after the Frenchman lost the 2nd set tie break 7-1, his performance in the last set, which he lost 6-0, was one of the most unprofessional one, I've seen from a player for a long time. He virtually stopped trying and at the turnaround at 5 nil down, he was packing his towels away, ready for a quick exit.

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #265 on: August 31, 2022, 09:08:29 AM »
Radacanu out in 2 sets. Not a great defence of her title.

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« Reply #266 on: August 31, 2022, 10:22:48 AM »
Yeah not entirely a surprise, Cornet was always going to be a tough opponent. Emma's ranking will tumble to round the 80 mark, gonna be interesting to see, where she is in another 12 months time.

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« Reply #267 on: August 31, 2022, 10:36:53 AM »
I agree that Cornet was always going to be a tough opponent. Raducanu's changing of coaches/support team and injuries have obviously not helped her form. As an already wealthy young lady it will be interesting to see how she manages to get back to progressing and ensuring it stays a consistent hgh standard.

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #268 on: September 02, 2022, 10:28:18 AM »
4 British men through to the last 32 of the US Open for the first time, Norrie, Murray, Evans and Draper.

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Re: Tennis recycled - 2022
« Reply #269 on: September 02, 2022, 11:17:17 AM »
Murray vs Berrettini later.

 


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