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Forum: General Messages   Jul 27th, 2016, 05:09 AM
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Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Sharapova Ban Thread [3] - Appeal submitted to CAS 14th June.

if Meldonium was not a PED why was she told to take it before important matches :oh:
Forum: General Messages   Jul 23rd, 2016, 12:45 PM
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Posted By Marcus1979
Re: For how long should Maria Sharapova be banned in your opinion? Be the judge and v

if its effects were soooo minimal why was Pova soooo secretive about using it. I mean the majority of her team didn't even know she was using it. :o

also once WADA became aware of Meldonium they...
Forum: General Messages   Jul 23rd, 2016, 12:40 PM
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Posted By Marcus1979
Re: For how long should Maria Sharapova be banned in your opinion? Be the judge and v

pova fans are kinda like GOP followers aren't they :devil:
Forum: General Messages   Jul 23rd, 2016, 12:34 PM
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Posted By Marcus1979
Re: For how long should Maria Sharapova be banned in your opinion? Be the judge and v

Jimmy was comparing it to an Asprin prior to the punishment being handed out and going MIA afterwards. :o
Forum: Tennisforum.com Bug/Error Reporting and Questions   Jul 22nd, 2016, 09:54 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 230
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Could you add YouTube and Twitter shortcuts for Quick Replies?

for quick reply just use the tags

[youtube]xxxx [ /youtube]

it's what I do :)

what goes where I have xxx is the part of the URL path after

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=
Forum: General Messages   Jul 22nd, 2016, 04:16 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,263
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Serenas biggest troublers en route to her 22 GS

2003 AO SF she led 5-2 in the 3rd set and could not land the knockout blow.
Forum: General Messages   Jul 22nd, 2016, 04:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,263
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Serenas biggest troublers en route to her 22 GS

2005 AO against Pova was the SF as the F was against Davenport ;)
Forum: General Messages   Jul 22nd, 2016, 08:30 AM
Replies: 312
Views: 9,672
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: For how long should Maria Sharapova be banned in your opinion? Be the judge and v

she is also appealing any kind of suspension also. Which does not sound like she is taking responsbility for her actions which she said back in February.

I may respect her if she was going for the...
Forum: General Messages   Jul 17th, 2016, 03:12 PM
Replies: 360
Views: 17,345
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: GOAT......haha steffi still holds that title ...yassssss!!!!!!

He did it twice in 1962 and 1969

and some people do rate him above Federer as you have to realise the only reason he does not have more slams than Federer as he had 5 years taken out of his prime...
Forum: General Messages   Jul 17th, 2016, 01:59 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,547
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: How many points should get winner of the Olympic games?

well I know the IOC are very active in having videos of Olympic events taken down off youtube :lol:
Forum: General Messages   Jul 17th, 2016, 01:49 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,547
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: How many points should get winner of the Olympic games?

was not a problem in 1992 for Barcelona, 1996 for Atlanta or 2000 for Sydney ;)

fact is the olympics is seen as prestige from its global significance and money and points pale in comparison.
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Forum: General Messages   Jul 17th, 2016, 05:20 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,547
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: How many points should get winner of the Olympic games?

also people forget it was not until Athens or London where points were given at Olynpics for first time many years it was an event that players went to for prestige on representing their country.
Forum: General Messages   Jul 17th, 2016, 05:17 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,547
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: How many points should get winner of the Olympic games?

Venus said it best recently when she said she does not care about the points with Olympics and was more focused on winning an Olympic medal
Forum: General Messages   Jul 11th, 2016, 06:21 PM
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Views: 158,575
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Serena and Graf and the GOAT Debate

There is no such thing as a goat there is best of an era which is easier to judge since we are comparing same elements i.e comparing Navratilova is like comparing Apples to Apples but comparing...
Forum: General Messages   Jul 11th, 2016, 11:20 AM
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Views: 158,575
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Serena and Graf and the GOAT Debate

one more point the next bullet point down you mention Grafs dominance started with Wimbledon 1993 but was Roland Garros 1993 where she beat MJF in the final :)

Sorry if I sound pedantic not my...
Forum: General Messages   Jul 11th, 2016, 09:12 AM
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Views: 158,575
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Serena and Graf and the GOAT Debate

Slight correction here Seles was stabbed at Hamburg in 1993; so was just prior to 1993 Roland Garros event ;)
Forum: General Messages   Jul 11th, 2016, 09:10 AM
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Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Serena and Graf and the GOAT Debate

Well he knows that if Doubles came into the picture Graf would likely be supassed by Court, Navratilova, and Serena :oh:

Even tho you could make an argument that at least two of those players...
Forum: General Messages   Jul 11th, 2016, 09:00 AM
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Views: 158,575
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Serena and Graf and the GOAT Debate

There is a case Court could be classed as better than Navratilova in doubles since she has completed a double boxed set. But then with most things of this nature its all subjective :)
Forum: General Messages   Jul 11th, 2016, 08:53 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 6,246
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Men using Serena's dominance as opportunity to slag off women's tennis

about the thread topic I don't recall anyone complaining when Agassi demolished the field at 2003 AO. SO yeah there are double standards around not to mention the Men seem to forget during the late...
Forum: General Messages   Jul 7th, 2016, 06:04 PM
Replies: 308
Views: 24,498
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Is Courtney Nguyen one of the least knowledgeable tennis writers ever?

its quite ironic they bitch about this place and yet are quite active in lurking here :o

Actually in their heyday were the biggest trolls on this site :o
Forum: General Messages   Jul 7th, 2016, 07:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,433
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: When was the last time someone won their first two slams back to back

Hingis I suppose who won 4/5 of the slams between 1997 AO and 1998 AO
Forum: General Messages   Jul 5th, 2016, 02:08 PM
Replies: 112
Views: 6,949
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: Wimbledon QF: [8] Venus WILLIAMS def Yaroslava SHVEDOVA 7-6, 6-2

didn't she reach the US Open 2010 SF against Clijsters?
Forum: General Messages   Jun 29th, 2016, 04:17 PM
Replies: 3,455
Views: 238,155
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: The Rain Delay Thread 2.0

prior to the roof being built rainy weather always accompanied the Wimbledon tennis event. Look back even as far as 2004 where a rain delay turned the tide in the pova/davenport SF
Forum: General Messages   Jun 29th, 2016, 04:10 PM
Replies: 3,455
Views: 238,155
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: The Rain Delay Thread 2.0

Australian Open has had two roofs on their courts for at least 15 years now and got a 3rd one just recently. What is everyone else excuse :o
Forum: General Messages   Jun 29th, 2016, 04:06 PM
Replies: 3,455
Views: 238,155
Posted By Marcus1979
Re: The Rain Delay Thread 2.0

It looks like sarcasm and taking potshots at tournament organizers ;)
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