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Old 02-18-2010, 12:49 AM   #1
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Is is the iconic Borg falling ot his knees? Nadal sliding in the clay? Or something else?

I can only imagine how awkward it would be if Cilic wins one. Fake emotion for sure.
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Good thread.

Pat Cash running into the crowd after he won Wimbledon.
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Cash

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I like watching Nadal fall to the ground [especially 2008 Wimby (plus the climb up the stands), and 2009 AO]!!
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Federer`s gazel-like double springing jump after winning the Wimby epic against Roddick last year was pretty cool.!

BTW, Pat Cash began the climbing into the stands tradition @ Wimby in 1987..!! Before then it was considered bad manners, but thankfully they gradually became less conservative.
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Nadal RG 2008 without a doubt
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this one only for the photoshop versions:





And even if that broke my heart at the time...



Goran was almost catatonic at one point, messing with his head and almost passing out
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Don't mind the cheesy music.

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Don't mind the cheesy music.

I was just about to post that one.
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I came in to post that one too
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I was just about to post that one.
I had to go through about 5 clips to find one, that showed the celebration properly. It was great, the shaking hands with the crowd and the utter "what the fuck happened here" when the backhand was not coming back.
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Gaston probably wouldn't have won if the crowd hadn't started to make the wave and get on his side, but it was a great moment, specially when he talks about his parents and how they weren't there because of his superstition
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I liked the yoga pose of 2004:



and Rafa mud rolling in 2005...

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Oh yeah, Gaudio`s lap of honour and hand slapping everyone in the 1st row of seats was awesome This might be the best
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