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Title: Tennis
Post by: Administrator on July 30, 2018, 11:36:58 AM
Discuss
Title: Re: Tennis
Post by: MrUtley3 on September 09, 2018, 04:20:05 PM
Osaka kicked Serena's spoiled, entitled, faux-feminist ass. What a sad display and an embarrassment to the game, and to the USA, sEilliams put on!
Title: Re: Tennis
Post by: kiidcarter8 on September 09, 2018, 07:14:08 PM
waaaaaaaahhhhhhhhhh

https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/09/tennis/serena-williams-fine-us-open/index.html (https://www.cnn.com/2018/09/09/tennis/serena-williams-fine-us-open/index.html)

Just impossible to root for
Title: Re: Tennis
Post by: barton on August 12, 2019, 09:04:43 AM
There is no thread for gymnastics, so I'll post this here...

https://www.theroot.com/the-number-one-stunner-goat-simone-biles-becomes-1st-p-1837147655

GOAT indeed.   Truly amazing.
Title: Re: Tennis
Post by: bodiddley on August 31, 2019, 02:03:21 AM
Biles brother just indicted for a triple murder in Cleveland.
Some folks tried to crash a party and three were left dead by bullets.


Otherwise, this is a terrific article about the how and why that tennis grips have changed over the years.
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/30/sports/tennis/tennis-evolution-four-grips.html
You see some guys wind up in odd ways and unleash strange looking whipping motions.  Here it is explained quite well.
Title: Re: Tennis
Post by: kiidcarter8 on September 06, 2019, 09:49:19 AM
Damn - really upsetting to not get a BENCIC-WILLIAMS US Open final.

I dont think the Canadian has a chance.

Hail, Serena!