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View Poll Results: In which decade did you start watching tennis?
In the 70ies? 56 6.91%
In the 80ies? 151 18.64%
In the 90ies? 307 37.90%
In the 2000s? 289 35.68%
In the 2010s? 7 0.86%
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post #301 of 485 (permalink) Old 09-11-2010, 01:46 PM
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I think I may have answered this long ago, but I haven't time to wade through 20 pages to find out.

My option isn't there. 50's.
haha. Like you, I was a little put out that the options only started from the 70's. You've got me beat though - I started watching in the 60s



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Early 90's, I use to be crazy about Sabatini and Courier.

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I started early 90s with Sergi Bruguera but then lost interest afterwards. But I remember being a fan of McEnroe when I was very little.
Started watching properly in 2008 when i discovered Novak Djokovic.



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90s. First match I remember watching was the final of RG94. I was 4 back then. When Berasategui lost I felt completely devastated.

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I watched Wimbledon begrudgingly for as long as I can remember as my mother always watched it but I used to hate it as a kid. I remeber her explaining the rules to me, must have been early 00s. I enjoyed it a bit more after that and started watching it properly in 2004, and playing it, and have ever since.
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First matches in 1998, 1999.

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in the nineties
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I think I may have answered this long ago, but I haven't time to wade through 20 pages to find out.

My option isn't there. 50's.
Sorry for forgetting to have this option in the poll.

I think it's great that you stayed loyal to tennis for such a long time
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80s
One of my better tennis memory. 17 year old Becker winning Wimbledon.

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Wimbledon since 2005. Really got into it early this year

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Only since 2008.
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late 80s
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70s. Borg, Connors, Nastase, Vilas etc. Those were the days!
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Early 90s.

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