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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #940 on: September 07, 2013, 05:02:07 AM »
Bernie Tomic's father got sentenced to 8 months in prison for headbutting Bernie's hitting partner.
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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #941 on: September 07, 2013, 05:30:57 AM »
We're going to get some really good weather through the men's final.

Pretty ironic. We actually could have played the first Sunday final in 6 years had they not scheduled the final for Monday.

The idea of playing both men's semis on Saturday as in past years is appealing. ESPN has the rights to the final beginning 2015, and it will return to a Sunday final, which will mean the men's semis will be played on Friday. I think they're really going to mess with the US Open schedule format--play 1R over Days 1 and 2 and move the men's semis to Friday. I'd rather the men's semis be on Saturday but I'm not sure how I feel about the Monday 5pm ET start for the final. In any event, the changes will be well received by the players.
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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #942 on: September 07, 2013, 05:58:29 AM »
Here we go people! Men's Semifinals Day!

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #943 on: September 07, 2013, 07:48:02 AM »
Alleeeez Wawawawawa and Richieeee

Imagine the final  :gleam:
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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #944 on: September 07, 2013, 09:04:46 AM »
Spartan stan can do it all.
 
 
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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #945 on: September 07, 2013, 09:17:58 AM »
I think Gasquet is beyond screwed.  I fear will will have 2 very lopsided semi-finals.  I hope that is not the case, I love epic matches!
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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #946 on: September 07, 2013, 11:10:52 AM »
Wow, they just showed highlights of Nole attacking and I didn't even recognize him.  Lol

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #947 on: September 07, 2013, 11:27:53 AM »
Wooo!

Great start!!

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #948 on: September 07, 2013, 11:32:43 AM »
Brilliant analysis Mary

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #949 on: September 07, 2013, 11:34:50 AM »
Stan draws first blood!

Weight of ball a bit different today, Nole!

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #950 on: September 07, 2013, 11:38:47 AM »
Stan digs out from 0-30

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #951 on: September 07, 2013, 11:43:39 AM »
Haha! Stan! Double break

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #952 on: September 07, 2013, 11:45:40 AM »
Wow, Nole's 3 feet inside the baseline and retreats!

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #953 on: September 07, 2013, 11:49:37 AM »
Lol Stan and his 1st serve

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #954 on: September 07, 2013, 11:51:46 AM »
Nole gets one back. 4-2

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #955 on: September 07, 2013, 11:53:18 AM »
Just managed to start watching, and I had to check to make sure I was seeing the correct score!
Which means SW is up a double break! 

But ND just broke back.  Perhaps his earlier loss of focus has ended, and we now have a match.

Don't waver now, SW!  Concentrate!   

Now 0-30 on ND's serve, 2-4. 

Edit:  And ND gets broken to love, on a df.  He looks as though someone died. This is most odd. SW is playing very well, but this level of play is not what I'd expected from ND.

SW serving for the set, 5-2.
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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #956 on: September 07, 2013, 11:55:33 AM »
Whoopsie
Stan will serve for the set. I wonder at what point Nole tries to turn the crowd against him?

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #957 on: September 07, 2013, 11:58:45 AM »
33% 1st serve!
6-2 Stan!!!

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #958 on: September 07, 2013, 12:04:24 PM »
Like the rallies

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Re: 2013 US Open thread MEN - OFFICIAL
« Reply #959 on: September 07, 2013, 12:05:09 PM »
Smoked!  Lol

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