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    Once and for all, Murray is NOT an ATG!

    Not a single person on Earth ever even wondered: Is Floyd as good as Roy? Do you understand how good Roy was? It's like when Jordan was in his prime and Shaq was coming up, and no one ever asked: Is Shaq as good as Jordan? That's how good Roy was, and that's how good peak Andy and Jamie Murray...
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    Once and for all, Murray is NOT an ATG!

    I find this thread deeply offensive and hurtful and vile and I take it very seriously and I will let you know that I have collected photographical evidence that I will pass on to the police.
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    Health Benefits of Drinking in the Afternoon (source: 午後に飲むことの健康上の利点)

    Guys I'm drinking a Pimm's cup in honor of Wimbledon 2020 (rip), strawberries and all
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    Health Benefits of Drinking in the Afternoon (source: 午後に飲むことの健康上の利点)

    Guys, stay out of the sun, have a freshener
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    Djokovic's Bronze Medal shines like Gold

    anything to fill the Mount Olympus-sized void in Roger's resumé, as he swims aimlessly towards Tokyo 2021 for one last, futile stab at Golden Glory
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    Roddick-Nadal Live

    I cannot think of a reason why his shoulder issues would affect his forehand more than his serve. Most of the lit on shoulder injuries in tennis focuses on overhead movements. Impingement obviously happens more overhead. Perhaps some bicep tendon related stuff, what do I know. Maybe someone...
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    Top 5 Best nonfiction books you’ve read

    People like so many different things, so the more concrete criteria below helps. One potential handful (among countless possible): Isaacson's Einstein biography. On the Origin of Species. Or do Hawking. Bertie Russell's History of Western Philosophy. He doesn't hide his biases, but he's a...
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    Top 5 Best nonfiction books you’ve read

    are you planning on getting rid of a body??
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    Conor = Federer, Khabib = Djokovic

    another excellemt lew'd thred
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    What was the last movie you watched?

    A Shot in the Dark (1964), the second film about Inspector Clouseau. Crude, perhaps, but very funny. Peter Sellers mastered the art of slapstick buffoonery and married it with a curious air of effortless dignity.
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    At what tourament did mono hurt Fed the most?

    Some say he still has it to this very day
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    At what tourament did mono hurt Fed the most?

    Probably the slam at which he purportedly had mono, yea, pretty safe bet
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    Marion Bartoli: Disgrace

    Digrace, outrage, SANDAL!
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    Mathematicians out there...old swing power vs. new swing power

    Players today swing a bit harder than the scrawny McEnroes and Wilanders of yesteryear, but not quite as powerfully as the handsome bearded female Eastern European sledgehammer throwers of the 1980s
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    Stronger gen?

    So far it's a 50/50 race in the YouGov commissioned poll This leads me to think that these gens may be more evenly matched than they appear on paper. Or in screen pixels, if you have not yet printed this thread to frame it over your bed.
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