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Il Tennis come Esperienza Religiosa (David Foster Wallace, 2012)

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Due saggi di Wallace sul tennis, e un mini saggio su Wallace e il tennis.

Il primo saggio non è un granché: descrive gli US Open con ironia Wallaciana, senza stupefare. 98 more words

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Tennis: Not Just for Elitists

Connors. MacEnroe. Lendl. Borg. Agassi. Becker. Sampras. Federer. Nadal. Djokovic. The list of tennis superstars goes back much further and will continue for the foreseeable future. 500 more words


Êtiez-vous plus Sampras ou plus Agassi ?

          Ce fut le plus grand duel des années 90. Andre Agassi contre Pete Sampras. Le Kid de Las Vegas contre Pistol Pete. Pourtant, un monde séparait ces deux grands joueurs. 596 more words


Rackets, Footballers, Luchadores

1. Sampras moved around the court with calm and grace; Agassi rushed about like an American, engine pumping, cheeks blown.  I followed them through all of their changes: Agassi went bald, Sampras wore plaid, Agassi pierced his ear, Sampras went bald.   374 more words


That old Sampras & Agassi rivalry? “He was the best I ever played”

As the sun rose in the east on the first Monday in March, so began a day of celebration for what has become one of the most global sports in the world: Tennis. 1,338 more words


Federer takes Djokovic out in Dubai

Roger Federer brought the spirit of Sampras with him into the second and third sets after dropping a lackluster opening set 6-3.  The final two sets were 6-3, 6-2 behind scintillating backhand volleys and big first serves up the tee.  100 more words

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