Jan 26, 2014 -- 5:07AM, caramba wrote:
This could be the Swiss number 1's first GS win over Rafa since Wimbledon 2007.
Stan isn't Swiss no.1 until Monday
Jan 26, 2014 -- 5:21AM, wooky wrote:
would that be the most underwhelming response to winning a first grand slam title ever by any tennis player in history?
Yep, no falling on the ground as is in the norm. I still feel it's a little tainted, and he may too, if he wins another may see a different reaction.
Jan 26, 2014 -- 5:49AM, AZ91 wrote:
and they said he was a mental midgethe beat 3 players ranked above him on his way here including the world #1 and #2 which in all honesty have taken the ATP by storm in the last few years.Berdych on hard court is no jokeneither is novak, especially at aussie openand he topped it all off with a 3-1 crushing of nadal despite having a H2H of 12-0 and 26-0 in sets.stan - i salute you
Jan 26, 2014 -- 5:58AM, caramba wrote:
Not very shrewd to tank the 2nd set to play mind games with Wawa imo. Obviously it bothered him, and got a little better once the pain killers kicked in.
i thinkk nadal thought it would throw him off instantly, he tried to stop the rot instantly, it just didn't work. i think wawa knew what he was attempting. kudos to him for remaining strong mentally