View Single Post
Old 05-11-2011, 09:53 AM   #10
jimanuel12's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 705

Originally Posted by Mick View Post
a few years back i got two brand new t3000 from the auction site. i brought them to the tennis shop and nobody there knew how to string them. they had to find some old timer to do the job

I took one of them to the tennis courts and a woman there asked me why i was using a badminton racquet to play tennis
you are not going to believe this:
i took my niece out a few weeks ago to hit some balls around.
the weather was finally decent and warm and we had a good time.
she is 16 now and getting better all the time - i know it is just a matter of time before she beats me - but not yet.
anyway - we were at the park and there are 6 courts there - they keep them in good shape.
i looked over at the court behind us and my niece asked me "are they using badminton rackets?".
i looked and sure enough - they were using badminton rackets - not the wilson T-2000 but real badminton rackets.
blew me away. but i guess they did not know any better.
I have nothing to say, ... You know me, Tracy, I'm a low-key guy.
Jimmy Connors
jimanuel12 is offline   Reply With Quote