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Old 08-07-2012, 02:04 PM   #2671
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watched 15 minutes of women handball and couldn't have handled it more. There are no words which could describe the agony which is going through the spectator of women's sport. You should be big masochist to be able to handle it
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Old 08-07-2012, 02:08 PM   #2672
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Stop bitching samo, it's still higher than WTA.

Spain 13-12 at HT.
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This is better than that Croatia-Serbia men's match. /expert opinion.
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male coaches of women's sport have to have criminal dossiers and this job is a punishment which will remember them not to make the same mistake ever again
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Old 08-07-2012, 02:14 PM   #2675
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At least handballers don't demand equal prizemoney. I don't judge handball, volleyball or athletics on the standard of the men, makes things easier.
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Old 08-07-2012, 02:20 PM   #2676
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Has MTF always been this male chauvinist? Grow up lads.
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You are witnessing its two most vocal advocates.
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Old 08-07-2012, 02:29 PM   #2678
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China-Japan volleyball is too good.
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Pretty much. Our fiery Croatian friend is the one who hates all women's sport. Whereas there are some sports I can't stand no matter who plays it and don't think all women's sport is chick shit.
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I definitely would have preferred Gaba winning as he needs the points much more, but Jan would have beaten him anyway. I expect Hajek to destroy Machado, like 6-1 6-2.
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Old 08-07-2012, 02:49 PM   #2680
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i don't hate all women sport. Everyone without physical contact is watchable, women volleyball is probably more watchable than men's, women athletics is good, swimming, skiing...
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Old 08-07-2012, 02:52 PM   #2681
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You should hear ivanisevic's thoughts about wta and women sport.No need for words, his face said it all, priceless
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Women's volleyball is fine. Handball is a physical sport no matter who plays it. It's funny how bad it is in Spain now that their players are going to play in Serbia or other places, since the clubs are so broke.

Goran, well he hates WTA big time.
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Women's balance beam final lineup is too good.
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So we are loosing to Spain. Shame we won't get in medals zone but can't say I am disappointed. Couldn't put myself in this world
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First ever Olympics for the Croatian ladies, but they weren't expected to be in the medals unlike the men's.
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