how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis? - Page 2 - MensTennisForums.com

MensTennisForums.com

MenstennisForums.com is the premier Men's Tennis forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.Please Register - It's Free!

Reply

Old 01-09-2013, 10:59 PM   #16
country flag Slade Seraphia
The Seeker of Suns
 
Slade Seraphia's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Age: 23
Posts: 15,389
Slade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond reputeSlade Seraphia has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Start following Marin Cilic and you'll never lose interest in tennis
__________________
Superior.

Slade Seraphia is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 01-10-2013, 01:56 PM   #17
country flag abraxas21
Registered User
 
abraxas21's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Age: 29
Posts: 12,644
abraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond reputeabraxas21 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

i felt the same way some years ago when i realized how muggy and one-dimensional tennis was getting. today i rarely watch the game but i still log onto MTF quite often, just to troll and piss people off.
__________________
abraxas21 is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 04:28 PM   #18
country flag Sham Kay
Lurrrkin'
 
Sham Kay's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Age: 25
Posts: 13,956
Sham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond reputeSham Kay has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Quote:
Originally Posted by abraxas21 View Post
i felt the same way some years ago when i realized how muggy and one-dimensional tennis was getting. today i rarely watch the game but i still log onto MTF quite often, just to troll and piss people off.
Takes notes everyone. This man embraces the true ideals of the MTF forumer.
Sham Kay is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 08:02 PM   #19
country flag Kat_YYZ
Registered Fed fan
 
Kat_YYZ's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Toronto
Posts: 12,763
Kat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond reputeKat_YYZ has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Based on your posted age, could be you have a diminished attention span. That's not an insult; it's a sad reality for people of your generation based on the environment you grow up in. And to tell you the truth, I feel like MY attention span is decreasing the last 4 or 5, and I'm twice your age (still too young for senility, hopefully).
__________________
Roger Federer * Greatest Of All Time
Kat_YYZ is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 08:52 PM   #20
country flag Punky
Registered User
 
Punky's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Location: English Myple and proud
Posts: 32,412
Punky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond reputePunky has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Quote:
Originally Posted by abraxas21 View Post
i felt the same way some years ago when i realized how muggy and one-dimensional tennis was getting. today i rarely watch the game but i still log onto MTF quite often, just to troll and piss people off.
lots of free time? i dont think ur pissing ppl off.
the moment i wont love tennis, i will find different places to visit online, why spend so much energy
__________________
Hug it out as long as it takes, people
--------------------------------------------
"People were created to be loved
things were created to be used.
The reason why the world is in chaos is because things are being loved, and people are being used."

"יברכך ה' וישמרך,יאר ה' פניו אליך ויחונך,ישא ה' פניו אליך וישם לך שלום"
Punky is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-10-2013, 10:01 PM   #21
country flag Kowchi
Moderator
 
Kowchi's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Age: 23
Posts: 4,314
Kowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond reputeKowchi has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Yea what everyone said above.
Love tennis, not just one player. That's how I have kept my love for tennis and I imagine others as well.
__________________
If you have an issue with a report/infraction, a user, a moderator or just want to talk, PM me.

I support Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray, David Ferrer, Del Potro.

Why? Because I love tennis plain and simple


* Slams Do Not Exist!
Kowchi is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2013, 01:24 PM   #22
country flag GOATsol
Registered User
 
GOATsol's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Age: 20
Posts: 2,238
GOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond reputeGOATsol has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Slade View Post
Start following Marin Cilic and you'll never lose interest in tennis
maybe this is the way

i used to be an obsessed marin cilic fan!
__________________
Federer will win another grand slam.
Cilic is not a one slam wonder.
GOATsol is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2013, 08:29 PM   #23
country flag ProdigyEng
#1
 
ProdigyEng's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Age: 22
Posts: 30,578
ProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Luckily my love for Tennis got rekindled early in 2012, so for me it's going to be a while before any interest is lost especially considering the fact 2012 was an exciting year imo.
__________________
Sombymania
ProdigyEng is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2013, 09:17 PM   #24
country flag leng jai
Registered User
 
leng jai's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Oxford (at heart) #muppet
Age: 27
Posts: 21,754
leng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Break out the Tommy Haas DVDs mate.
__________________
WARNING: This signature may contain extreme traces of bullying and glory hunting

TOMMY HASS
0 slams () and 0 finals
0 consecutive weeks at world no. 1
0 consecutive Laureus World Sports Awards
0 times qualified for YEC
3-13 H2H against Rogi Featherer
0-5 H2H against Rafito Nadal
Career low ranking: 1,241 (26.06.1995)
0 fake mullets flaunted in Roland Garros finals.
1 first name in common with Tommy Robredo
leng jai is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2013, 09:43 PM   #25
country flag rocketassist
.
 
rocketassist's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 26,863
rocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Study the history of the sport.
__________________
unbiased analyst extraordinaire
rocketassist is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 12:48 AM   #26
country flag August
Registered User
 
August's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Age: 24
Posts: 5,366
August has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Quote:
Originally Posted by ProdigyEng View Post
Luckily my love for Tennis got rekindled early in 2012, so for me it's going to be a while before any interest is lost especially considering the fact 2012 was an exciting year imo.
Fourth consecutive Rafole GS final at RG made me less interested about tennis than in a long time. But Rafa's upset loss rekindled my interest. Not because of Rosol's epic playing but because that meant there won't be 5th consecutive Rafole GS final, and the bottom half is very open (I'm still gutted Ferru lost to Murray, he could've made it to final). And Fed beating Nole was refreshing too, there was two different players than in previous four slam finals.
__________________
My blog: August on Sports
My twitter: @AugustOnSports


Stan Wawrinka
2014 Australian Open Champion | 2014 Monte Carlo Masters Champion

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
2008 Paris Masters Champion | 2014 Toronto Masters Champion
August is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 12:55 AM   #27
country flag ProdigyEng
#1
 
ProdigyEng's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Age: 22
Posts: 30,578
ProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond reputeProdigyEng has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Quote:
Originally Posted by August View Post
Fourth consecutive Rafole GS final at RG made me less interested about tennis than in a long time. But Rafa's upset loss rekindled my interest. Not because of Rosol's epic playing but because that meant there won't be 5th consecutive Rafole GS final, and the bottom half is very open (I'm still gutted Ferru lost to Murray, he could've made it to final). And Fed beating Nole was refreshing too, there was two different players than in previous four slam finals.
I guess the fact all slams were won by different players was what made it good for me.
__________________
Sombymania
ProdigyEng is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-12-2013, 01:09 AM   #28
country flag August
Registered User
 
August's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Age: 24
Posts: 5,366
August has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond reputeAugust has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Quote:
Originally Posted by ProdigyEng View Post
I guess the fact all slams were won by different players was what made it good for me.
That's true, too.
__________________
My blog: August on Sports
My twitter: @AugustOnSports


Stan Wawrinka
2014 Australian Open Champion | 2014 Monte Carlo Masters Champion

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
2008 Paris Masters Champion | 2014 Toronto Masters Champion
August is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-13-2013, 07:23 AM   #29
country flag SliceAce
Registered User
 
SliceAce's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Age: 24
Posts: 2,426
SliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond reputeSliceAce has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Anyone who says "love the game", well the game is dying. For the future of tennis, look at the WTA. How do people support that nonsense? They treat it like a combination of "The Jersey Shore", "Sex and the City", and pro-wrestling. If you don't like that, my advice is to watch the Nadal-Rosol match every time you get the urge for real tennis.
SliceAce is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 01-13-2013, 06:55 PM   #30
country flag Noleta
Registered User
 
Noleta's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2009
Location: Love Carpet
Posts: 38,843
Noleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond reputeNoleta has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: how does one rekindle his/her interest in tennis?

Guess there might be a player who'll get you interested in the game once againHappened to me when Fedal were dominating,just got boredThen Nole came on the scene and the rest is history
__________________
Ssshhh..........
Noleta is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios