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post #31 of 65 (permalink) Old Jan 22nd, 2011, 09:07 PM
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Yesterday was pretty bad..Pam and Dick kept calling Makarova a Czech. Even with the draw graphic in front of them with her flag.
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There's just something about her, she seems clueless and amateurish to me most of the time.
Have to agree. She doesn't bring anything interesting to the table.

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Yeah, she literally has no idea what is going on in tennis. I'm pretty sure for some of the questions, they just tell her what to say because she would be dumbfounded without them. In all honesty, I don't know why they got rid of Carillo, someone who knows what they're talking about technically, for someone like her.
i'm pretty sure she was there BEFORE carillo left...so she didn't replace carillo i remember being annoyed by her nonsense last year

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If we're here, how GORGEOUS are the stool montages with all the players. Really well done. I smile when it comes on
And it's not just Maria, Federer, Roddick etc. Li Na, Wawrinka, Nole and others are all in it too

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Chris McKendry is SO BAD... She annoys me to no end. Why is she on a tennis broadcast? She is just a joke. When she is on with Chris Evert it becomes, if one can imagine, even worse! Chris Evert is annoying but she played tennis so if ESPN wants to make the mistake of having an annoying former player on maybe I can understand that. Chris McKendry offers the double whamy of being annoying AND dumb! WHY??? WHY???? WHY??? When Chris and Chris are on...my MUTE button is in full use....
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I don't mind her. She doesn't get on my nerves.

There are some that I dislike, but the only american commentator that I really loathe and detest is Ted Robinson ewwwwww.
Ewwwwwwwwwwww. Hate him.

But Chris McKendry is bad too. So undeservedly glib.

Most of the ESPN crew I can't stand, so I watch less and less of them.
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I'll take 50 McKendry's over one Chris Fowler....just sayin'
Why does tennis have so many bad commentators??

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Where did Gary even go? Did they fire her?
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she is not good, but 10000000x better than hannah storm!!!

It will always be Arantxa, hall of famer! and martina hingis and kim clijsters - amazing legends
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I'll take 50 McKendry's over one Chris Fowler....just sayin'
Why does tennis have so many bad commentators??
You are very tolerant "Sir Stefwhit!" 50 Chris McKendry's would not be recommended. Chris Fowler should be out, as well. Not sure why either of them have been hired to be out of their element. But, McKendry is really, really awful! Fowler is just awful. Either way, they both stink!!! Alberto Berasategui? No slams (which would only be Roland Garros; and he did make the final) but he does have wins over Rafter and Agassi... Although, he was interesting to watch!!!
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No and she's sexy
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OMG its beyond horrible worse than Ted robinson worse than Dick or Cliff how can u be that bad??

Its just her head seems literally empty she obviosuly has no idea what shes speaking about everyone just goes along like she does and she randomly stops speaking and stares at the screen all the time....... Its so painful to watch.

What happened to the other red headed chick? She was 100x better and actaully had a personality.
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Re: ESPN viewers: Does Chris McKendry annoy the hell outta of you too?

This happened about two days ago:

McKendry: Radwanska is a better version of Ivanovic.

Evert: Very good! I'm impressed!!!

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This happened about two days ago:

McKendry: Radwanska is a better version of Ivanovic.

Evert: Very good! I'm impressed!!!

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