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Biggest Shock Of The Decade???!!!

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And to think that Génie is 0-4 against this Kvitova player. Sometimes tennis is just not logical at all.
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Definitely the biggest shock I can remember in the 00s.

Just amazing.

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the biggest shock since ?

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Maria's Wimbledon was shocking, but at least there were signs. She had reached the French quarters and was coming off a win at Birmingham. Marion was coming off like a R2 performance somewhere. This is actually legitimately not believable.

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this is HUGE. congrats to her and her fans

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Re: Biggest Shock Of The Decade???!!!

This might be the biggest shock in the open era. The best player in the world in good form coming off a victory over the second best player in the world and a grand slam title in Paris/grass court title in Eastbourne losing to someone considered over ranked who plays almost exclusively in tier 3 tournaments who has like 10 first round losses this year in the SEMI FINALS. I mean, first round upsets aren't as shocking as this because it's easier to close out a ticket to the second round than a ticket to the finals. Honestly...this is shocking and unbelievable. I can't think of anything more shocking.

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Re: Biggest Shock Of The Decade???!!!

like. are you serious?

i'm still waiting to wake up. ALLEZ.

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And to think that Génie is 0-4 against this Kvitova player. Sometimes tennis is just not logical at all.
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Maria's Wimbledon was shocking, but at least there were signs. She had reached the French quarters and was coming off a win at Birmingham. Marion was coming off like a R2 performance somewhere. This is actually legitimately not believable.
Well Marion did make the semis in Eastbourne, but she was crushed 6-1 6-3 by Justine.

I, like nearly everybody else, expected another comfortable win for Justine.

But nope.

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Lol...totally is the biggest shock I can think of in the 00s.
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Amazing BARTOLI !!!

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I'm definitely in shock!
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I can't remember a shock bigger than this. But I freekin love it!
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She sure just missed once of the biggesst opportunities in a slam I've ever seen.
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I think its the biggest ever i still didn't believe it after the MP

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Re: Biggest Shock Of The Decade???!!!

Sharapova d. Serena was HUGE, but this is pretty big too

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