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Post by Armoreska » September 9th, 2019, 12:45 am

Nadal breaks again, we done
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Post by Armoreska » September 9th, 2019, 12:53 am

Nadal double faults twice and Medved breaks back one
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#1843

Post by Dolwphin » September 9th, 2019, 5:00 pm

Awesome final, fun to watch.

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#1844

Post by blocho » September 10th, 2019, 4:10 am

I created a separate lounge for American football. Join me there: viewtopic.php?f=12&t=4527

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Post by Armoreska » September 10th, 2019, 7:25 pm

Dolwphin wrote:
September 9th, 2019, 5:00 pm
Awesome final, fun to watch.

Big Titles: (54) Djokovic, Federer & Nadal
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Post by Armoreska » September 11th, 2019, 9:31 am

quite a match (watching at 1.5x and skipping replays this should be 20mins)
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Post by Armoreska » September 22nd, 2019, 3:29 pm

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Post by funkybusiness » September 22nd, 2019, 11:44 pm

that's some grade-A 100% Ocho shit right there.

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Post by Armoreska » September 23rd, 2019, 12:29 pm

Well here's more


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Post by Armoreska » October 7th, 2019, 8:02 pm

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#1851

Post by funkybusiness » October 9th, 2019, 3:31 am

those goddamn bastards they de-juiced the ball for the post-season. now they're just fucking with us

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Post by tirefeet » October 9th, 2019, 9:25 pm

Holy moley Braves

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Post by funkybusiness » October 9th, 2019, 9:27 pm

oh great, the Cardinals are gonna win another world series. it's inevitable at this point.

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Post by tirefeet » October 9th, 2019, 9:30 pm

If I'm the Cards manager, I would save the top guys for the next round. I'm sure Yadi wouldn't mind his substitute would get some postseason experience.

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Post by tirefeet » October 9th, 2019, 9:33 pm

Probably the most deserving Bronx cheer I witnessed.

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Post by funkybusiness » October 9th, 2019, 10:36 pm

I know they're losing really bad, but I'm shocked at how empty the stadium is this early.

and yeah, it'd be dumb if Flaherty stays in for more than 5 innings/70 pitches.

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Post by funkybusiness » October 9th, 2019, 10:44 pm

and the comeback begins...now!

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Post by tirefeet » October 9th, 2019, 11:47 pm

Any innings for Flaherty beyond first was excessive imo. But those W's and stats man.

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Post by funkybusiness » October 10th, 2019, 12:24 am

funkybusiness wrote:
October 9th, 2019, 10:44 pm
and the comeback begins...now!
nevermind.


yeah, every decision I see Shildt make, it's a flashback to Joe Maddon 2016 WS game 7. and yet his players keep outperforming his awful decision making.

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Post by Armoreska » October 13th, 2019, 5:59 pm

Cori Gauff won her 1st tournament after qualifying as a lucky loser.
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Post by Armoreska » October 19th, 2019, 7:05 pm

Cyborg Murray is into first singles final. Wawrinka looks better though.
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Post by blocho » October 20th, 2019, 1:43 am

Went to the Tennis Hall of Fame in Newport today. The section on the early game was more interesting than the section on the modern era. I enjoyed the experience overall, though seeing an endless array of rackets and outfits got old quickly. I also got to see a real court tennis court, including some people playing.

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Post by tirefeet » October 20th, 2019, 1:21 pm

Astros - Nationals in the WS. Rooting for Nationals to get their first as I rooted for Astros two years ago for same reason. Above all, hoping for a highly competitive series ofc.

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Post by Armoreska » October 20th, 2019, 5:22 pm

Armoreska wrote:
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Cyborg Murray is into first singles final. Wawrinka looks better though.
Andy won it still and with a comeback from set+break down+facing more break-points!
next RUgen beasts Shapovalov and Rublev also got their 1st titles today!
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Post by Armoreska » October 23rd, 2019, 7:09 pm

Savage match from Roger
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Post by tirefeet » October 28th, 2019, 1:26 am

Astros on their way to rebound quite nicely after falling back 0-2. Though they shouldn't get their hopes up if the away team is going to win every match of the series. Gonna be cool now that it will come down most likely to Scherzer/Strasburg against Verlander/Greinke.

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Post by funkybusiness » October 28th, 2019, 4:07 am

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Post by tirefeet » October 30th, 2019, 11:46 pm

It is almost time! Greinke against Scherzer, first time two former Cy Young winners face up against each other in a game 7 of WS.


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Post by tirefeet » October 31st, 2019, 12:35 am

First blood by Gurriel in the bottom of 2nd.

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Post by sebby » October 31st, 2019, 12:54 am

FUCK THE ASTROS

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Post by sebby » October 31st, 2019, 3:07 am

Juan Soto has already had a better career than Bryce Harper.

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Post by sebby » October 31st, 2019, 3:54 am

Congrats DC. Lowkey love that they did this the year after Harper bolts for a bigger paycheck.

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Post by funkybusiness » October 31st, 2019, 5:26 am

wowie zowie. I've seen some pretty crazy post-season runs but this one is definitely up there. they lost their statistically best player and got better. they had the worst bullpen ever to make the post-season. that bullpen had two relief pitchers and then they have their starters throw their side sessions...on the mound. in games. in the post season. and it worked! in all occasions but one! their offense, which, as we were constantly reminded by the helpful broadcasters, consisted mostly of men so old they're partially mummified, and then the two fetuses in the outfield. they booed Trump and defeated sexism in the workplace (edit: and domestic violence! how could I forget!). Basically, they're the greatest team of all time and should be held up as the shining example for all Americans. They really are the Nationals. (but don't tell anyone they used to be Canadians. and French Canadians at that!)

I hope they give Rendon one dollar more than whatever they offered Harper.
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Post by funkybusiness » October 31st, 2019, 5:33 am

THE ROAD TEAM 7-0! HOWIE KENDRICK! Asdrubal Cabrera was cut by the Rangers in August! Fernando Rodney was their 4th best relief pitcher!! AJ Hinch did his best Dave Roberts impersonation managing his bullpen tonight! The whole thing is wild.

Zimmerman! Strasberg! Max "is he intense or literally insane" Scherzer! Soto's mom is his girlfriend because he's a toddler!

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Post by tirefeet » October 31st, 2019, 10:12 am

Congrats Nats !!

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Post by GruesomeTwosome » November 4th, 2019, 8:03 pm

Kurt Suzuki of the World Series champs the Nationals, today. :ermm: :ermm:

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Post by tirefeet » November 4th, 2019, 9:07 pm

Not my catcher, didn't catch in the decisive game tehe

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Post by Armoreska » November 14th, 2019, 11:48 pm

Federer beat Djokovic for the first time in 4 years and eliminated him from the finals.
That means Nadal is year #1, and all of the big 3 are tied at 5 year #1s apiece.
Hopefully Nadal can recover to meet Roger in the final.
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Post by Armoreska » December 2nd, 2019, 1:29 pm

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Post by Armoreska » February 2nd, 2020, 11:25 am

Dominic Thiem is 1 set away from stopping the Big Three at the Grand Slams.
Novak can still win but has never come back in Grand Slam finals.
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