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ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« on: April 23, 2014, 11:44:40 AM »
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #1 on: April 24, 2014, 04:03:03 PM »
HUGE win by Almagro today. Not just because he avenged his loss from Houston's final to Verdasco, but because he finally beat a fellow Spaniard. Monkey off the back!!!
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #2 on: April 25, 2014, 09:27:53 AM »
Almagro 0-10 vs Rafa
breaks back! 1-1 15 minutes  :rofl_2: :rofl_2:
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #3 on: April 25, 2014, 09:49:57 AM »
Almagro actually looks really good. Going for every shot. Nadal's not doing much other than waiting for Nico to miss. Rafa knows that Nico is hitting every ball as hard as he possibly can.

Rafa 5-2
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #4 on: April 25, 2014, 11:10:24 AM »
Almagro levels! 7-6

Only 3rd set ever off Rafa
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #5 on: April 25, 2014, 11:45:58 AM »
Almagro breaks Nadal 2x after going down an early break!

Leads 4-3

Still punishing the ball while Rafa isn't trying to do too much. Time to do a mental check with Almagro.
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #6 on: April 25, 2014, 11:52:37 AM »
Terrible break, literally, for Nico.

Serving at 40-40 he goes for a shot up the line and breaks a string on the shot, which misses wide.  :\
Nadal levels at 4-4
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #7 on: April 25, 2014, 11:53:58 AM »
Sorry, but Nadal is just lollygagging out there.

0-40
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #8 on: April 25, 2014, 11:55:05 AM »
Almagro breaks 3x in a row

Serving for the match at 5-4

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Big mental check for Nico
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #9 on: April 25, 2014, 11:56:53 AM »
15-15
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #10 on: April 25, 2014, 11:57:41 AM »
15-40

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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #11 on: April 25, 2014, 11:58:01 AM »
30-40
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #12 on: April 25, 2014, 11:58:44 AM »
40-40 :cheer:
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #13 on: April 25, 2014, 11:59:14 AM »
Ace MP!!!
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #14 on: April 25, 2014, 11:59:50 AM »
40-40
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #15 on: April 25, 2014, 12:00:18 PM »
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #16 on: April 25, 2014, 12:00:54 PM »
HUGE serve, swinging volley 40-40
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #17 on: April 25, 2014, 12:01:30 PM »
HUGE serve MP#2
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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #18 on: April 25, 2014, 12:03:27 PM »
ALMAGRO DEF NADAL 2-6, 7-6, 6-4  2:50ish                            ALMAGRO DEF NADAL 2-6, 7-6, 6-4  2:50ish
1-10


I declare Nico 100% back from Madrid 2012


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Re: ATP/WTA TOURNAMENTS, 4/18-27, 2014
« Reply #19 on: April 25, 2014, 12:31:46 PM »
I would not be surprised if we learn Rafa has mono. That's no joke. I've never seen such a bizarre game plan of mostly waiting for Almagro to lose.

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