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Andy Murray’s Retirement

I haven’t posted about tennis in a long time, mainly because I realized I had nothing of interest to say.  But today, I was saddened to hear that Andy Murray is retiring this year (possibly at the end of the … Continue reading

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Wawrinka def Nadal, aka The Browns will make the playoffs!

Wawrinka becomes the first person to win a Grand Slam outside the Big Four since Juan Martin del Potro. Raise your hand if you predicted him at the beginning of the tournament. If you’re raising your hand, you’re a liar. … Continue reading

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Wawrinka def. Djokovic

I’ll be honest, I thought Nole was going to win the Australian Open. I mean, Rod Laver is his turf. Or was. This morning, I had the live scores from Tennis.com on and I was stunned (!) when it declared … Continue reading

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Rafa, the one who knocks (thoughts and music)

I was at school until roughly 5 or so on Monday, and then I had to stop at the grocery store after work, so by the time I got back to my apartment the first set was completed. I felt … Continue reading

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Londoners Celebrating Andy Murray’s Win

I have been waiting a long time to do this post.  🙂 Needless to say, the mood in London over the past few days have been ecstatic.  Londoners have been eagerly celebrating Andy Murray’s triumph at Wimbledon.  Here are some … Continue reading

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Andy Murray defeats his inner Hamlet

Andy Murray, of all members of the big four, is the one who has always been most similar to Hamlet.  Both men were haunted by ghosts.  Hamlet was haunted by the ghost of Hamlet, Andy Murray was haunted by the … Continue reading

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Congratulations Nole!

Djokovic def. Murray 6-7  7-6  6-3  6-2 Nole becomes the first man to win 3 Australian Opens back to back in the Open era.  Congratulations Nole!  Well done!  I’m proud of you.   

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