Nadal v. Federer

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Chat' started by emziesonic, Jul 6, 2008.

  1. steve butler

    steve butler Active Member

    Fantastic match, started off rooting for Rog but in the end was so pleased for Rafa, what a battle!
  2. Flugelgeoff

    Flugelgeoff Member

    Great!! and aren't they gracious in defeat. Could we all learn from this?
  3. steve butler

    steve butler Active Member

    PS Great day of sport today, Lewis Hamilton was awesome :tup
  4. 2nd man down

    2nd man down Moderator Staff Member

    Wow!!! What a final!! That's the best one I've watched by a mile. (I should add that 3 sets of it took place while I was at Brighouse today, the forth I listened to most of in the car, and the fifth I watched at home so I didn't actually see that much of it, but what I did was awesome)
    Last edited: Jul 6, 2008
  5. Anno Draconis

    Anno Draconis Well-Known Member

    Seconded. An awesome display of athleticism, technique and sheer guts from both players. I wanted Federer to win and he nearly did it, but you've got to admire Nadal's absolute refusal to be beaten.

    I've watched quite a lot of Wimbledon finals, never seen one that good. :clap:
  6. KMJ Recordings

    KMJ Recordings Supporting Member

    Just keep your eye out on the tennis forums - I'm sure they'd crop up saying the Umpire was biased ;)
  7. brassneck

    brassneck Active Member

    - so that's where you've been all day ... :rolleyes: (I bet the line-judges got slagged for their calls as well).
  8. KMJ Recordings

    KMJ Recordings Supporting Member

    Nope - working here, old bean....sorting out a shopping list for some sync to picture for a DVD.

    I have to admit I did skip off to watch the last bit of the final set (must remember to scratch that bit off the bill ;) )
  9. Masterblaster jnr

    Masterblaster jnr Active Member

    Well a Bryn was always going to win, quite funny that they had 2 bryns in the final and also their partners were both beginning with S.

    Oops, wrong Final!

    Well done Nadal, nice to see someone who looks absolutely shocked to have won.
  10. horn1

    horn1 Member

    Fantastic match, some awesome tennis played. Well done Nadal!!!!!!!!!!!!! :)
  11. dyl

    dyl Active Member

    Good point. I thought the quality of the streaming of the match was also superb.
  12. Chunky

    Chunky Active Member

    I have also heard that the players felt the walk from the dressing rooms to the stage was too far, Also that having to warm up in front of the audience is something they wish to be changed.
  13. steve butler

    steve butler Active Member

    Also, what do you think of the open adjumpiration?
  14. Ipswich trom

    Ipswich trom Member

    The challenging of calls is a good idea though! Can you imagine, I did not split that note, you cannot be serious!
  15. steve butler

    steve butler Active Member

    Drinks breaks between movements?
  16. Chunky

    Chunky Active Member

    Would prefer the idea of movement breaks between drinks!
  17. Pythagoras

    Pythagoras Active Member

    Only saw it later on on highlights show. Was out for earlier sets and then flatmate got to telly first and put on some rubbish about Peter Andre and Jordan! Tried the live streaming on BBC site but kept cutting out. Looked great from what I saw.
  18. ronaldorx

    ronaldorx New Member

    They both are good competitor in the tennis game, they both play sop well in this field, in Sunday Nadal beat the Feddere in six time in eight grand slam final, this is such a nice game, they both give good competition in this game.
  19. fatcontroler

    fatcontroler Member

    How well? My band is intersted in signing a new sop player, but need to know a little bit more information. PS our rehearsals are Mondays AND Wednesdays. We would not accept them missing both rehearsals if they have other commitments.

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