Official Tennis Thread - US Open is here

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  1. Fran Tarkenton

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    Wake Forest Demon Deacons

    Wish Kyrgios would have come back. Copil and his crew showed up last year smoking cigs, I was impressed.
     
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  2. Fran Tarkenton

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    Yea very popular in the south. That is what I play on at my lake house. Really cool surface.
     
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  3. SC

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    Same. He really seemed to like Atlanta too. Was surprised he didn’t come back. Getting FAA is a nice consolation prize.
     
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  4. Doc Louis

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    I read it more like he doesn't see them wanting to put in the work to improve once they've made it to their current level. To an extent I could see that, and having things like tournaments increasing their payouts for lower rounds might not help.
     
  5. SC

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    Certainly possible. I just hate to paint with a broad brush on such things. Are there some young guys that don’t work hard enough? Absolutely.

    But you’ve also got young guys playing so much tennis that they’re running themselves into the ground (Tsitsipas, Thiem, De Minaur, etc).
     
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  6. Sterling A

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  8. Wendel Clark

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    Milos takes the first on Tsonga.
     
  9. Wendel Clark

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    Milos gets 2 wins in a row. Holy shit
     
  10. SC

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    Please be careful, Stefanos.

     
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  11. Wendel Clark

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    Dreddy about to take the first set from Sasha.
     
  12. Wendel Clark

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    Stefanos goes down
     
  13. SC

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    Jarry played so well, hit him off the court.

    Dreddy was such a tough draw early for Sasha in a 250.
     
  14. Wendel Clark

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    Dreddy and Mahut are two guys you dont want early in a draw in grass season
     
  15. Wendel Clark

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    Zverev cant serve today. 9 Double Faults
     
  16. Wendel Clark

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    Dreddys hands on Volleys are just amazing
     
  17. SC

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    Cannot believe he missed that one.
     
  18. SC

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    Going 3. Dreddy had a volley to serve for the match and missed it.
     
  19. SC

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    Dreddy gets it done!
     
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  20. Sterling A

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    I just love grass court season so much. A shame its only 5 weeks a year
     
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  21. Wendel Clark

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    FELIX!!!

    Beats Simon. Gets Dreddy next.
     
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  22. Sterling A

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    who's got a new tennis site for me to stream on? Wendel Clark SC

    fbstreams.io seems to be a goner....
     
  23. Wendel Clark

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    I got that program installed on my computer that I watch it all on.
     
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  24. Wendel Clark

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  26. Willpépé

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    And there is criticism of the younger guys? How? You have virtually 15 years of tennis where you have to face these guys? It's just soul crushing.
     
  27. SC

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    And neither of the guys that were able to end those streaks are healthy enough to do it right now. Gonna have to be someone else to step up.
     
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    Team Europe announces 5 of their 6 guys for Laver Cup:
    Roger, Rafa, Sasha, Thiem, Fognini (<3). One spot open, most assume they’ll go after Tsitsipas.
     
  29. Sterling A

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    Fognini is sexy in this type of atmosphere, kinda surprised Stan isn't on here considering its in Switzerland :warn:
     
  30. SC

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    Do wonder if they’ll try and do someone besides Stefanos given Sasha and Stef aren’t fans of each other.
     
  31. Sterling A

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    My bias is showing here, but I cant wait to see the reception the Swiss give Roger in such a huge event
     
  32. Sterling A

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    this is fantastic and I thank you. Having said that, I have very strong internet and every match I click on its pixels and a tad blurry which is kind of annoying. Is it always that way?
     
  33. Wendel Clark

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    Yeah you won’t get HD but you will get every match
     
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  34. Wendel Clark

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    Interesting match here
     
  35. SC

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    Large hold for Felix there.
     
  36. SC

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    Ooof, FAA.
     
  37. Wendel Clark

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  38. SC

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    FELIX! What a shot. And what a return game.
     
  39. Wendel Clark

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    COME ONNNN

    What a shot
     
  40. SC

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  41. SC

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    My goodness what a win. Also, great to see Dreddy back healthy and on-form.
     
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  42. SC

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    Berretini with a really nice win over Struff to make the Stuttgart final. I really love his game. Definite guy to keep an eye on going forward.
     
  43. SC

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    Raonic withdraws from the FAA match due to back pain. So, Berretini-FAA in the Stuttgart Final tomorrow. Kyrgios and Shapo playing exhibition doubles together right now in Stuttgart to give the fans some tennis.
     
  44. SC

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    Love these duos so much. Kyrgios/Shapo and Tommy Haas/Fabrice Santoro.
     
  45. Wendel Clark

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    Fucking raonic LOL

    FAA 3rd finale of the year
     
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  46. SC

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    Berrettini takes the first set. FAA can’t touch his serve.
     
  47. SC

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    So dumb.
     
  48. SC

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  49. SC

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    One of my favorite non-slam weeks on the calendar with both Halle and Queen's Club going. QC is such a great venue.
     
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