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Forum: General Messages 05-19-2014, 11:43 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 10,585
Posted By Apemant
Re: Top-10 W/L records breakdown—Active players—Federer with 50 wins at GS

Actually, it shows how incredible he is - on clay. His percentage is heavily boosted by his amazing record on clay. Outside of clay, he is 59-51, or 53.64%. Still great, just behind MAndy, but not...
Forum: General Messages 02-13-2014, 04:40 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Is men and women getting equal pay in Grand Slams Fair?

Is it an unattractive woman's fault that she was born unattractive, so she can't earn as much money modelling as some beautiful ones can? Is it Olivier Rochus' fault that he was born with genes that...
Forum: General Messages 02-13-2014, 03:51 PM
Replies: 94
Views: 4,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Is men and women getting equal pay in Grand Slams Fair?

Disagreed on many accounts.

Players don't get paid 'based on how far they advance' just because there's some cosmic rule that says it must be so. But because those who advance further, they are...
Forum: General Messages 03-13-2013, 10:25 AM
Replies: 131
Views: 9,416
Posted By Apemant
Forum: General Messages 02-04-2013, 01:31 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 5,176
Posted By Apemant
Re: How many more slams will Federer win?

I feel he has maybe 76 more slams in him, give or take 10 or so.
Forum: General Messages 01-24-2013, 03:57 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: AO QF: Fumbling Federer Goats Tyrant Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

1 point away, as in, 1 lucky return winner, like the one Stan did the other day and was called out - even though it was in.

Whoever can see that match (USO SF 2011), super-peak Novak V2.0 turbo...
Forum: General Messages 01-24-2013, 03:35 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: AO QF: Fumbling Federer Goats Tyrant Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

My dear, you're up for some rude awakening in, say, fifteen-twenty years. Here's to comfort you in advance :hug:
Forum: General Messages 01-23-2013, 07:12 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: AO QF: Fumbling Federer Goats Tyrant Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

It doesn't matter how he feels.

I've watched him in 2004, and I'm watching him today. I see that he's not as powerful, defending OR attacking. Perhaps he is tactically (sometimes, not always...
Forum: General Messages 01-23-2013, 06:55 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Forum: General Messages 01-23-2013, 06:51 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: AO QF: Fumbling Federer Goats Tyrant Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

Ladies still prefer hair - they just don't like the horseshoe :haha: baldness - or even worse, the comb-over, the proof that men can be such blind idiots.

So, if you can't have nice, firm, dense...
Forum: General Messages 01-23-2013, 06:47 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: AO QF: Fumbling Federer Goats Tyrant Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

I'll quote you when Djokovic is 31 and Tomic thrashes him left and right. :devil:

Such a great idea, beating up an old man whilst yourself being in your heyday, and using it as an argument of any...
Forum: General Messages 01-23-2013, 06:33 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: AO QF: Fumbling Federer Goats Tyrant Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

It is somewhat of a mystery to me, how can he perform so well in tiebreaks, when he normally gets obviously tight having breakpoints. He is a bit of a paradox, actually. You could say he has a poor...
Forum: General Messages 01-23-2013, 05:15 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: Australian Open QF: (2) Federer d. (7) Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

Who was better in Rome F 2006? :devil: Just answer me that. If you don't say 'Federer' - then your claim that Tsonga was better tonight has absolutely no weight. Rather simple, isn't it?
Forum: General Messages 01-23-2013, 05:10 PM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: AO QF: Fumbling Federer Goats Tyrant Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

Federer seems to be losing hair recently. :eek: Over the temples, it's really obvious. Since he seems to care for his hair so much :devil: - I gather it's gonna be a tough blow for him to...
Forum: General Messages 01-23-2013, 11:32 AM
Replies: 357
Views: 24,262
Posted By Apemant
Re: Australian Open QF: (2) Federer d. (7) Tsonga 7-6(4) 4-6 7-6(4) 3-6 6-3

Oh the irony, for a Nadal fan to say this. :haha:

Federer lost like 5 matches where he played (way) better than Nadal - even having more points won, whereas Tsonga didn't.
Forum: General Messages 01-19-2013, 10:08 AM
Replies: 239
Views: 20,127
Posted By Apemant
Re: AO R3: Ruthless Roger Federer def. Bernard 'The Future' Tomic 6-4 7-6(5) 6-1

Yeah, I like the kid, too. Needs better conditioning and his game is good enough to compete with the best. And don't forget that in a couple of years even Djokivic and Murray will start approaching...
Forum: General Messages 09-13-2012, 05:27 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 11,088
Posted By Apemant
Re: How to pronounce player's names

Who slated you? It's very close. In serbian language, each letter (more or less) stands for a single sound, there are no 'rules' of pronounciation.

So, letter by letter, sound by sound, it goes like...
Forum: General Messages 09-12-2012, 08:51 AM
Replies: 984
Views: 79,870
Posted By Apemant
Re: USO Final: Murray beats Djokovic 7-6(10) 7-5 2-6 3-6 6-2

Really glad that Murray finally got one... it's been too long.

But the match was waaay too defensive oriented for my taste... Nole pulled the trigger only occasionally, Murray even less. There were...
Forum: General Messages 09-05-2012, 01:48 PM
Replies: 1,897
Views: 101,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Equal prize money debate (Rob Koenig and Tipsarevic agree with Gilles Simon)

Nobody argues that Granollers, of all people, deserves more money than Maria, in particular.

The fact that you even consider 'comparing' one of the biggest stars in WTA to a general nobody in ATP,...
Forum: General Messages 09-05-2012, 01:40 PM
Replies: 1,897
Views: 101,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Equal prize money debate (Rob Koenig and Tipsarevic agree with Gilles Simon)

Masha is by happy chance healthy (and pretty) and not disabled. That doesn't make her 'better' than wheelchair singles champion (of either sex).

It would be sheer RESPECT for the disabled people all...
Forum: General Messages 09-04-2012, 05:43 PM
Replies: 1,897
Views: 101,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Equal prize money debate (Rob Koenig and Tipsarevic agree with Gilles Simon)

It is called a hyperbole (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hyperbole). It isn't deviating from the topic at hand, it is a way to refute flawed arguments. By showing the implications of those arguments....
Forum: General Messages 09-04-2012, 04:13 PM
Replies: 1,897
Views: 101,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Equal prize money debate (Rob Koenig and Tipsarevic agree with Gilles Simon)

But the fact is also that people in wheelchair can't really compete with the rest of the guys, right, so by your own reasoning they should receive the same prizes, because it would be unfair to treat...
Forum: General Messages 09-04-2012, 10:58 AM
Replies: 1,897
Views: 101,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Equal prize money debate (Rob Koenig and Tipsarevic agree with Gilles Simon)

It isn't and it's precisely my point - that hard work isn't the issue. Just as Ferrer's hard work doesn't mean he 'deserves' equal pay as Federer - women wouldn't deserve equal pay EVEN IF they...
Forum: General Messages 09-04-2012, 10:36 AM
Replies: 1,897
Views: 101,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Equal prize money debate (Rob Koenig and Tipsarevic agree with Gilles Simon)

You believe so?

But, do you think that Federer works harder than Ferrer, for example? And yet they don't earn the same. No matter how you look at it, it's not just about the amount of hard work, but...
Forum: General Messages 09-04-2012, 10:14 AM
Replies: 1,897
Views: 101,496
Posted By Apemant
Re: Equal prize money debate (Rob Koenig and Tipsarevic agree with Gilles Simon)

Sorry, but it's not as simple; handball players work just as hard as football players, and yet they earn way less. Ronaldo probably doesn't work any 'harder' than some unknown football player - and...
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