2000+ Reasons Why We Love Roger... - MensTennisForums.com

 9Likes
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 10:05 AM Thread Starter
MY BOY HAS 17 GRAND SLAMS
 
Mrs. B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: CH
Posts: 16,845
                     
Talking 2000+ Reasons Why We Love Roger...

i started this at the non tennis thread and Layla picked it up for Juanqui's thread, so now we're gonna have it here...list down anything that catches your fancy about OUR Rogi... and u can always keep adding something up...

here's mine:

1. has a beautiful backhand
2. has a nice, shy smile
3. cuz he beat Sampras in Wimby
4. he beat Safin in Hamburg
5. he beat Hewitt in Miami
6. cuz he's not afraid to serve and volley
7. has a good stance
8. cries when he wins or loses...
9. likes gnocchi gorgonzola
10. cuz he's Swiss!

ps. (if there are overlaps to the numbers, just go back and edit it)


FRENCH KISS

Last edited by Mrs. B; 08-07-2009 at 08:48 AM. Reason: more reasons
Mrs. B is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 10:14 AM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Posts: 3,455
                     
11. his inside out forehand
12. his backhand down the line
13. not afraid to show emotions
14. but grew up from throwing raquets
15. not afraid of anybody
16. his volley with the back to the net (à la Sampras or Rafter)
17. his stamia
18. his fairplay
19. his serve
20. his poverfull strokes
Doris Loeffel is offline  
post #3 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 12:44 PM
Registered User
 
RogiFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: RogiLand
Posts: 2,689
                     


21. His warm smile.
22. His strong shoulders.
23. His gorgeous dark eyes w beautiful eyelashes -- yum!
24. His rather shapely legs.
25. His lovely hands and fingers.
26. His easygoing demeanor.
27. His facility w languages: Schweizer Deutsch, Deutsch, English, French.
28. His little things he does on court like bouncing the ball between his legs.
29. His love of cats, lions, tigers -- MIAOW!
30. His friendliness.
RogiFan is offline  
post #4 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 12:51 PM
Registered User
 
RogiFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: RogiLand
Posts: 2,689
                     


This is great, guys!

31. The way he dresses -- cool on or offcourt -- headband, jeans, white shirt, green T-shirt...
32. His neat signature -- has a real flare.
33. The fact that he is down-to-earth.
34. His nice family!
35. His cute motto: It's nice to be important, but it's important to be nice.
36. His naturalness -- nothing phony about Rogi.
37. His girlfriend.
38. The fun stuff he does for promotion w guys like Juanqui, James Blake, in TO 00, Milano 02, Hamburg 02.
39. The fact that Rogi is all of these things at once: HOT, COOL, SWEET, SEXY!
40. How HOT he looks in a tux even though it's not his usual attire.

RogiFan is offline  
post #5 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 12:57 PM Thread Starter
MY BOY HAS 17 GRAND SLAMS
 
Mrs. B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: CH
Posts: 16,845
                     
41. That he's chosen Peter Lundgren as his coach
42. That he's made the Swiss proud of his achievements so far
43. His love of animals
44. his close knitted family
45. He's a natural, indeed!
46. his all around game
47. and knowing that he will bounce back and win more matches in the future!!!


FRENCH KISS
Mrs. B is offline  
post #6 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 12:58 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Moscow
Posts: 1,363
                     
what else to add

48 How he's always so calm on the court
49 How he runs with his hands through his hair
50 his nose
Nina is offline  
post #7 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 01:05 PM
Registered User
 
RogiFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: RogiLand
Posts: 2,689
                     


51. The fact that Rogi won a claycourt tournament even though it's supposedly his worst surface!
52. He's SO versatile a player: FH, BH, S&V, baseline, fast, smooth, powerful.
53. He's so EXCITING to watch live.
54. He's a little daydreamer.
55. How he smooths out his eyebrows during a match (a la Corretja).
56. His neat hair and headband.
57. His lightheartedness on the court.
58. His cute little voice (in any language).
59. His boyish playfulness.
60. His emotional outbursts of tears.
61. How he used to be "a spoiled brat" acc. to PL!
62. His love of his homeland.
63. His "exotic" background of Swiss German and S. African.
RogiFan is offline  
post #8 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 01:15 PM
Registered User
 
RogiFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: RogiLand
Posts: 2,689
                     


64. The way the ball floats across the net when he hits one of those beautiful BHs.

65. Because he looks like this and drives you crazy!
Attached Images
File Type: jpg rogipracto02signingcloseup.jpg (39.2 KB, 175 views)
RogiFan is offline  
post #9 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 01:22 PM Thread Starter
MY BOY HAS 17 GRAND SLAMS
 
Mrs. B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: CH
Posts: 16,845
                     
Ooh laaa!!!

Those dark eyes has pierced RogiFan at the heart...


FRENCH KISS
Mrs. B is offline  
post #10 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 01:44 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Posts: 3,455
                     
66. becouse he's able to play smart
67. he's able to play with power
68. he's slice
69. he's drop shots (could use them more often)
70. he's well planed net attacks
71. plays doubles just as well as singles
72. therefore has a great net play
Doris Loeffel is offline  
post #11 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 01:52 PM
Registered User
 
RogiFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: RogiLand
Posts: 2,689
                     


73. Because he has a sense of humour -- very important!
74. He won a doubles tournament Rotterdam w Max Miryni.
75. He has quick hands, especially at the net.
76. Because he makes the world a better place!
RogiFan is offline  
post #12 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 02:06 PM Thread Starter
MY BOY HAS 17 GRAND SLAMS
 
Mrs. B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: CH
Posts: 16,845
                     
77. he makes me come to this site regularly
78. he makes RogiFan come to this site regularly
79. he makes Doris come to this site regularly
80. he makes iluvRogi come to this site regularly
81. he makes Lily, Nina, mrs. Guga & Beth come to this site regularly...



82. because the women are coming regularly!


FRENCH KISS
Mrs. B is offline  
post #13 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 02:15 PM
Registered User
 
RogiFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: RogiLand
Posts: 2,689
                     


You said it, Mrs. b.!!

83. Because of his irresistible tongue action!!

[oops, I was too excited to spell correctly...]
Attached Images
File Type: jpg federerhamburg02dgugaqtrs.jpg (25.8 KB, 162 views)
RogiFan is offline  
post #14 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 02:28 PM Thread Starter
MY BOY HAS 17 GRAND SLAMS
 
Mrs. B's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: CH
Posts: 16,845
                     
amen to that. # 83


FRENCH KISS
Mrs. B is offline  
post #15 of 587 (permalink) Old 09-19-2002, 02:35 PM
Registered User
 
RogiFan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: RogiLand
Posts: 2,689
                     


Want more?
Attached Images
File Type: jpg federerausopen02rd1eyesball.jpg (18.0 KB, 152 views)
RogiFan is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the MensTennisForums.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome