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Old 01-11-2012, 04:36 AM   #16
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How is 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 destroying someone?

I hope that he draws a top seed and loses in the 1R.
Tomic going up and Lleyton going down, you mad bro?
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Old 01-11-2012, 04:37 AM   #17
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Tomic going up and Lleyton going down, you mad bro?
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It's SO annoying. All day Monday, before her match started, 7 TWO must have previewed it about 15 times, and gone about how her and Schiavone had played in the RG final, how she'd won the USO, and how she has a great chance to win the AO. Then yesterday and today, the endless previewing of Tomic's match, and how he too is going to be some kind of GOAT. We get it, Tomic is going to play in Kooyong today against Tomas Berdych. You don't have to say it 100000000 times.
Piss off. This is Australia and it's Australian tournaments and an Australian broadcast. They have every right to promote promising Australians, and it will likely make more Australians take note. It's exciting for Australians and that's all that matters. Stop being a spoil sport knob. If you don't like it watch something else.
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I am more annoyed by 7 TWO showing absolute mugs and has beens like Ebden, Matosevic and Hewitt instead of decent matches.

Stosur is a GS champ after all and Tomic is a somewhat promising player...
Wtf? I thought Tomic was a mug? What the hell is this promising player business? Surely you aren't backing away from your statements?
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Default Re: Aussies - is anyone else sick of the endless Stosur and Tomic hype?

it's natural that they'd focus on them - Tomic's run in Wimbledon and Sam's 2011 preformance do warrant attention - Swiss TV focuses Roger/British on Andy - French on Tsonga / Monfils...etc
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What do you expect? Both players had excellent success at slam level last year. Its better than the media hyping up Hewitt on one leg just so he can lose an epic 5 setter in the first round.
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Isn't Berdych losing to a talentless Australian in an Aussie exo where good players are paid lots of money to tank to talentless home favorite hacks pretty much expected?
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What do you expect? Both players had excellent success at slam level last year. Its better than the media hyping up Hewitt on one leg just so he can lose an epic 5 setter in the first round.
Againt a top player like Berlocq
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oh please, Tomic at 19 has more talent than Stosur will ever have it just happens that the WTA is a complete mess.

and you can mark my words that Tomic will end with more Grand Slams by the time he is done than Stosur, and it won't even be close
Stosur is #6 in the world while Bernie boy is just #37. I love the kid but he needs first to beat someone from top 4 at AO this year and than bring up that fucking hype. Any hype before that just saying that australian tennis really sucks when you compare what they have been earlier.

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Old 01-11-2012, 11:22 AM   #25
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I hated Stosur since I can remember, never liked her. She gets so much hype here and never produces. Error machine and choker. I can understand Hewitt because he was such a champion, but in the last few years I just say in my head "get over yourselves Australia, he sucks now".

Nothing wrong with the Tomic hype though.
Never produces? Didn't she just win the last grandslam...? Otoh, Tomic hype is fine even when he has not won a grandslam yet or has even reached a GS final? I don't understand this reasoning. Double standards.

WTA may be crap but it's not like Stosur beat some unknown at the USO final, she beat Serena fucking Williams. That's an achievement and of course she's going into her next grandslam tournament with a huge amount of hype considering she just won the last one.
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Just 3 weeks of hype anyway. Sam won a slam at least.
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Didn't Stosur win the US Open last year?
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who gives a fuck ...let the hype fly ...Tomic has potential so it's normal....I think I will become his fan after Nole retires
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Nothing wrong with a bit of patriotism, happens everywhere. US networks show Serena repeats on delay over live tennis, Wimbledon organisers favour Murray by putting him on the roofed Centre every match and the French crowds get hostile against foreign opponents.
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Nothing wrong with a bit of patriotism, happens everywhere. US networks show Serena repeats on delay over live tennis, Wimbledon organisers favour Murray by putting him on the roofed Centre every match and the French crowds get hostile against foreign opponents.
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