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July 6th, 2008

Wimbledon Epic Set by Set: Nadal d Federer to Begin New Era

Nadal serving again loses a baseline rally with a backhand error and almost slams his racquet to the ground. Now Federer has the momentum, evening the tiebreak with a forehand error after drawing Nadal wide. A big serve puts Federer up 6-5, then a protracted rally ends with Federer driving an attempted forehand winner wide. Lot of tension as the players trade sides at 6-6 with the crowd going into “Roger!” and “Rafa!” football chants.

Posted by Richard Vach @ 4:21 pm in Tennis, Wimbledon | 14 Comments »

June 17th, 2008

Tennis-X Notes: Tursunov Kicked Out of Tournament; Nadal Wimbledon Pick

“After reviewing the situation, the ATP Supervisor has withdrawn Dmitry Tursunov from the singles tournament at the Slazenger Open,” the ATP released in a statement.

Posted by Staff @ 11:13 pm in Tennis | 24 Comments »