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Old July 6 2013, 12:50 AM   #1
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Wimbledon 2013

And given the results so far it's not much of a suprise that's it's world number 1 Djokvic vs world number 2 Murray in the Men's single.

No pressure Andy but's it's only been 77 years since a we've had a British mens singles champion.
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Old July 7 2013, 02:21 PM   #2
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Come on Novak!
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Old July 7 2013, 03:08 PM   #3
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Murray-ometer ('X' marks the spot) :

Scottish-----------------------X----British

Should he win (and I'd estimate his chances at around 20%) he'll be forever British. Otherwise, Scottish for another year...

Come On Murray !
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Old July 7 2013, 04:29 PM   #4
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Murray-ometer update :

Scottish --------------------------X- British

Looking rather British now...

Come On Murray !
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Old July 7 2013, 04:38 PM   #5
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He can't do Djokovic in straight sets.

Can he ?
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Old July 7 2013, 05:25 PM   #6
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Yes yes he can.
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Old July 7 2013, 05:25 PM   #7
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And he's done it in straight sets.

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013 anyone?
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Old July 7 2013, 05:30 PM   #8
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Go on, son! That last game was tense...

Murray the champ! Brilliant!
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Old July 7 2013, 05:31 PM   #9
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OMG my heart needs to rest.
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Old July 7 2013, 05:36 PM   #10
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MacLeod wrote: View Post
And he's done it in straight sets.

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013 anyone?
As it was with Ryan Giggs a few years back, a personality should be a requirement for a sportsman to be nominated for that particularly award.
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Old July 7 2013, 05:39 PM   #11
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And he's done it in straight sets.

BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2013 anyone?
As it was with Ryan Giggs a few years back, a personality should be a requirement for a sportsman to be nominated for that particularly award.
Don't be snarky, the prize is on sporting achievement and Murray has earned it. His job is to play world class Tennis not to crack jokes at your whim.
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Old July 7 2013, 05:41 PM   #12
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As much as I dislike the guy, he always seems so bloody grumpy, I'm glad he won. He deserved it.
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Old July 7 2013, 05:44 PM   #13
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I'd be grumpy with some of the questions he is asked by the press at times. I would also say don't mistake grumpiness with professionalism, its something more of our British sport starts could take a note off - especially our national footballers.
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Old July 7 2013, 05:58 PM   #14
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Murray-ometer verdict :

Scottish ---------------------------X British

Superb game Mr Murray - well done !
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Old July 7 2013, 06:12 PM   #15
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Well I think some of the front pages of the papers tomorrow might feature a certain A. Murray.
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