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View Poll Results: Why?
Easy to stain 10 10.64%
Pistol Mugpras 4 4.26%
Tio Toni 26 27.66%
fear of Nadal getting destroyed by Rosol 25 26.60%
Muger Frauderer 13 13.83%
The price of Persian rugs went up 16 17.02%
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Re: Why was carpet ended?

Uncle Toni is very powerful.
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You train at the LTA? Heard it's pretty good, as far as courts are concerned in Bristol, I pretty much play on concrete down Eastville......Lol.
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You train at the LTA? Heard it's pretty good, as far as courts are concerned in Bristol, I pretty much play on concrete down Eastville......Lol.
Train? I hack!!! I am a terrible weekend player

The court coverage of Bristol isn't brilliant, or the UK for that matter

You from rovers neck of the woods ??

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Train? I hack!!! I am a terrible weekend player

The court coverage of Bristol isn't brilliant, or the UK for that matter

You from rovers neck of the woods ??
Yeah I live in Stapleton, but not a rovers fan, in fact, most of the rovers fans are only interested in getting into confrontations with the city crew.
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Yeah I live in Stapleton, but not a rovers fan, in fact, most of the rovers fans are only interested in getting into confrontations with the city crew.
Being rock bottom in league two the football is hardly fun to watch

Of course City are superior

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Being rock bottom in league two the football is hardly fun to watch
That bad huh.

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Train? I hack!!! I am a terrible weekend player

The court coverage of Bristol isn't brilliant, or the UK for that matter

You from rovers neck of the woods ??
In my county we have Acrylic , Carpet , Clay , Grass and indoor and outdoor hard courts !

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In my county we have Acrylic , Carpet , Clay , Grass and indoor and outdoor hard courts !
Nice! Where do you live?

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That's why :
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Never seen that video, thanks for posting

Frauderer and Tio Toni gave the finishing blow to the surface.

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Correct me if I'm wrong, but as far as I know they still play on carpet.

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Correct me if I'm wrong, but as far as I know they still play on carpet.
Indeed, they still have tournaments on it at the Challenger and Future circuit.

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Nice! Where do you live?
Shropshire . Lots of tennis facilities in and around the area there,s even a woman's £75.000 event played every year at Welti ! I the men's event was a Challenger but it was stopped in 2007 after only starting in 2006 . Really stupid !

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Indeed, they still have tournaments on it at the Challenger and Future circuit.
Even the challenger ones are disappearing :-( Just Wolfsburg, Kyoto, Eckental and Toyota left.
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excellent first replies

muster started moaning about fast carpet in 95(?). even sampras (yes, the same sampras who was a beast on fast courts) complained one end of year tournament/end of year masters that you couldn't see the ball properly

then federer and nadal complained that their games did not translate well to properly fast surfaces, and that was the fatal blow
lol. So what? Adjust it. The tour is not only about you.Cry-babies
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