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Top Two's Tactics

MuzzahLovah
01-27-2012, 05:33 PM
Both use strategic MTO's and time violations, both are dishonest, but which style annoys you more, that of Nadal's or Djokovic?

homogenius
01-27-2012, 05:46 PM
Murray choking on purpose time and time again just to distract his opponent is a much more annoying and vile strategy imho.
Look at the 3rd set today : Novak was lost, had no serve, yet Andy refused to destroy him, consistently choked and even let him have 3 SP only to win the tb at the end.Disgusting tactic.

piksi
01-27-2012, 05:48 PM
still bitter huh?

GSMnadal
01-27-2012, 05:55 PM
:baby:

Kat_YYZ
01-27-2012, 06:01 PM
:baby:

I have to agree with GSMNadal here :shrug:
http://gifsforum.com/images/image/you%20mad/mini/you_mad.jpg

EddieNero
01-27-2012, 06:02 PM
Djokovic at least owns a personality and isn't dumb and doesn't play pathetic mind games under his uncle's orders. Additionally he can speak other languages than serbian.

abraxas21
01-27-2012, 06:08 PM
both players' 'tactics' are disgusting

the top 2 do everything in their power to bring the whole ATP into disrepute. just when you think the organization cant get any lower, you've got these 2 setting the example :facepalm:

the case of nadal i can understand. he's hypochondriac and uncle toni teached him to cheat in order to win. when it comes to djokovic, it might be a little bit more complicated but i do have a pretty good theory. perhaps the younger generations of serbians are suffering an insecurity complex derived from the balkans war in the early ninenties. perhaps djokovic himself feels that in war everything should be permitted and that -because of the nature of the competition- tennis in his mind can be conceived as war too, he think cheating in tennis is all too valid. that kind of behaviour is obviously that of a person sick in the head but that's what seems to be the case here, sadly. i don't want to encompass the entire country of serbia into this description but needless to say, it does make you wonder.

MIMIC
01-27-2012, 06:09 PM
Connors in 5

GSMnadal
01-27-2012, 06:10 PM
I have to agree with GSMNadal here :shrug:

Always a smart thing to do :p

Time Violation
01-27-2012, 07:36 PM
http://operatorchan.org/t/arch/src/t250679_We-get-it-Youre-butt-hurt.jpg

rinnegan
01-27-2012, 07:41 PM
http://s3.amazonaws.com/kym-assets/entries/icons/original/000/000/729/butthurt2.jpg?1251073699

shiaben
01-27-2012, 07:43 PM
Grow up Muzzah Lovah -_- finding more excuses for your man's losses.

Yeah I don't agree with the going over the 30 second rule. But you're not going to lose a match because of that.

Lets not exaggerate.

tektonac
01-27-2012, 07:44 PM
Murray choking on purpose time and time again just to distract his opponent is a much more annoying and vile strategy imho.
Look at the 3rd set today : Novak was lost, had no serve, yet Andy refused to destroy him, consistently choked and even let him have 3 SP only to win the tb at the end.Disgusting tactic.

:haha:

bitter murraytard just can't accept the reality.

Captain Piranha
01-27-2012, 07:47 PM
Both use strategic MTO's and time violations, both are dishonest, but which style annoys you more, that of Nadal's or Djokovic?

Maybe twisted on my part but I call it 'single minded' 'determined' & a 'win at all costs' mentality.

Not everyone will like it but they are successful. Would I take Murray acting the exact same if it meant slams, hell right I would.

Nole/Nadal are great players, they don't need dishonesty to prevail.

finishingmove
01-27-2012, 07:58 PM
You gotta understand that they don't do it on purpose as a form of gamesmanship.

It's just a psychological reaction to the circumstances. Some guys keep it in, others have the need to show they're hurting. And they are hurting. You think what they do is easy? But they keep fighting. So get over it already.

ossie
01-27-2012, 07:59 PM
winning

Waterfox
01-27-2012, 08:00 PM
Both use strategic MTO's and time violations, both are dishonest, but which style annoys you more, that of Nadal's or Djokovic?

YOu Suck!
Nadal is a mummy for good purpose.
Ever seen a ninja?
Theyre more strapped and way quicker!

:rolleyes::rolleyes::rolleyes: