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    Quote Originally Posted by antichrist View Post
    Actions are more important than words - Bobby F is remembered for his chess not his mouth.
    He is also well-remembered for his anti-semitism
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    On another - more tennis-relevant note: Rafa vs Novak final is coming up at Rome tonight!
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    https://www.facebook.com/olympics/vi...Tg5ODA3NTQzMw/

    Nadal vs. Thiem Final...
    The Players in action
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    Ash won it for Aus!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by ER View Post
    Ash won it for Aus!!!
    Because Serena said "I ain't dying for no white chick"
    Zionism is racism as defined by the UN, Israel by every dirty means available steals land and water, kill Palestinian freedom fighters and civilians, and operates an apartheid system to drive more Palestinians off their land

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    Quote Originally Posted by antichrist View Post
    Because Serena said "I ain't dying for no white chick"
    Serena is a spent force, racist remarks won't help her improve her form!
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    Quote Originally Posted by ER View Post
    Serena is a spent force, racist remarks won't help her improve her form!
    I agree about the racist remark part. Re Serena being spent force...with great champions - one never knows!
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    Quote Originally Posted by ER View Post
    Serena is a spent force, racist remarks won't help her improve her form!
    Of course our vintage knows it was a play on words jest from the original NY Hair Album

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z6JCCayPG7k

    It goes alongside "no Viet Cong ever called me a nigger"

    Mr Baron could be too young
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    Zionism is racism as defined by the UN, Israel by every dirty means available steals land and water, kill Palestinian freedom fighters and civilians, and operates an apartheid system to drive more Palestinians off their land

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    https://au.sports.yahoo.com/french-o...93sA_aJWmiOkK8

    Good read. Mr Becker does make sense.
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    I KNEW Connors stopped to early ...

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    Quote Originally Posted by machomortensen View Post
    I KNEW Connors stopped to early ...
    Indeed...If Federer, Nadal and Novak keep going....and keep playing at 90% of their current level...others may find ''shining'' difficult.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MichaelBaron View Post
    Indeed...If Federer, Nadal and Novak keep going....and keep playing at 90% of their current level...others may find ''shining'' difficult.
    Roger picked up his Halle crown #10 last night!
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    Meanwhile, Ash Barty moved up to #1 in the rankings overnight

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    Quote Originally Posted by ER View Post
    THE QUEEN IS BACK ON TOP!


    Maria Sharapova claimed her first WTA title since returning from a 15-month absence on Sunday as she downed Aryna Sablaenka to win the Tianjin Open.

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    Thus far her worst year since 2002

    DATE SINGLES DOUBLES
    2017 57 -
    2016 4 -
    2015 2 -
    2014 2 -
    2013 2 -
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    2011 2 -
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    Quote Originally Posted by road runner View Post
    Eliminated by #15 seed Ash Barty.
    Does raise the question - would she have ever broken through into the top 20 if she hadn't been a drug cheat?
    Currently world #80.
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