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Old 06-01-2009, 10:43 AM   #151
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hey there Castle folks. It seems I was not the only one not being exceptionally baffled by Rafito's loss yesterday. Even the Spanish sports press (which usually reveres Nadal) is behaving quite reasonably and not making that big of a fuss about it. "No one is unbeatable" and "It had to happen one day" are read headlines, and, although true, are pretty uncommon in the poor spanish press. Just to let you know.

Fed on! Exciting match hopefully, although I have the feeling if Roger is to be surprised again, this won't be the match. But hey I don't want to say anything anymore...
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Old 06-01-2009, 11:04 AM   #152
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LOL Federer has won his six serve games to love! 24-0. And could lose the set in the tiebreak...
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LOL Federer has won his six serve games to love! 24-0. And could lose the set in the tiebreak...
Yep, quite a ridiculous performance from Federer so far!
He's completely BLOWING IT in the TB right now, and all those silly lost chances during the set...

Atrocious.
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First set, Tommy Haas.
Completely due to Fed's gazillion no. of shanks at very good chances to break Haas during the set.

Haas is playing well though.
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LOL Federer has won his six serve games to love! 24-0. And could lose the set in the tiebreak...
Don't think I've ever seen that happen.

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Don't think I've ever seen that happen.

Lost my internet connection for while. My ISP seems to be in and out here today..
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Fed breaks now. Still to lose a point on serve. This is quickly becoming the most mental French Open I've ever seen.
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Fed breaks now. Still to lose a point on serve. This is quickly becoming the most mental French Open I've ever seen.
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Haas breaks back. Heavens.
Fed in full Mirkaland-mode.
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Roger, if you don't mind, we're kindly waiting for you to step on the court. Thank you.
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Roger, if you don't mind, we're kindly waiting for you to step on the court. Thank you.

And then to think there are tards out there in GM already posting that he'll get back the #1 position, win RG and Wimbledon, etc...
Let's first see if he makes it to the RG QF.
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Haas two sets to luv

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2-0 Haas.

And much deserved. Feds in terrible In Absentia Mode.
Guess he thought, "well the Boyfriend is out, I might leave the building myself just the same". Pfft. Pansy!
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