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Re: Tennis

Postby Losmeister » Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:20 am

the level that these 3 play at during quarters, smeis and finals is so f***ing off the charts... smh just watching hilites... omfg
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Re: Tennis

Postby dc16 » Sat Jul 13, 2019 2:22 pm

Awesome match by Halep. Incredible performance to win her second slam.
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Re: Tennis

Postby gooney » Sat Jul 13, 2019 3:20 pm

Simona is my favorite athlete male or female so im.over the moon
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Re: Tennis

Postby Losmeister » Sat Jul 13, 2019 4:56 pm

almlost flawless by halep and substandard from serena

https://media.giphy.com/media/9Y1FW1y6b9nf6xYukc/giphy.gif

new blood is good... which we wont see tomorrow
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Re: Tennis

Postby Va-Va-Voom » Sat Jul 13, 2019 7:04 pm

It will be difficult for Serena to break the record now.

Annoying too because she's only two away from doing it, but she will be 38 in two months and is choking in Finals because she feels the pressure.

Same thing happened when she was trying to tie Everett and Martina with 18 Slams.

How cool would it have been if Serena and Federer both won Wimbledon at 37?
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Re: Tennis

Postby Losmeister » Sat Jul 13, 2019 9:18 pm

w/o wanting to sound like a jackass... is serena playing at a heavier weigh? it LOOKS that way to me... and its only an observation not a criticism...shes a mom!

anyway... i dont remember her stumblig at 18 but i take your word/memory of it....

Fed has some heavy sledding ahead tomorrow...
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Re: Tennis

Postby Va-Va-Voom » Sun Jul 14, 2019 12:05 am

She has been heavier than this in the past and still been quicker and more agile.

The main issue is her movement/footwork is shot.
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Re: Tennis

Postby DiamondGooner » Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:52 am

Yeah I don't watch tennis that much but even I was impressed with Halep's performance.

She was a monster on the court, those returns were as good as it gets, I think she would of beat Sererna even if she was having a good day, the fact that she fell apart just made the inevitable quicker.

If Sererna can't bully people with fast serves then she's limited, Halep was too quick, to conditioned and her returns too on point, Serena didn't have a chance.
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Re: Tennis

Postby Losmeister » Sun Jul 14, 2019 10:14 am

Va-Va-Voom wrote:She has been heavier than this in the past and still been quicker and more agile.

The main issue is her movement/footwork is shot.


i was theorizing that the footwork/agility was conditioning related...
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Re: Tennis

Postby Jedi » Sun Jul 14, 2019 2:14 pm

Federer dominating while Djokovic is on autopilot in first set but Djokovic still snatches it in tie break...

Edit: Same story in the 3rd set. I have no idea how Djokovic is 2-1 up in sets in this match.
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Re: Tennis

Postby Va-Va-Voom » Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:09 pm

I forgot about the no tie break rule at Wimbledon.

Prefer this.
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Re: Tennis

Postby Jedi » Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:12 pm

Va-Va-Voom wrote:I forgot about the no tie break rule at Wimbledon.

Prefer this.

There is a tie break now, but only if they reach 12-12 in gems.

This is f***ing tense. Especially when you consider slam record is arguably at stake.
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Re: Tennis

Postby Sims » Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:18 pm

Cmonnnn fed
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Re: Tennis

Postby Va-Va-Voom » Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:18 pm

Let's gooooooo!
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Re: Tennis

Postby Jedi » Sun Jul 14, 2019 5:19 pm

It's over
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