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A Ten Way Tie For Last Place - Tennis Triviality: A Fanatic Falls For The Hungarian Open 

You know your life has grown pathetic when a passion for Eastern European tennis has you transfixed by a few random results from a lower tier tour event that no one really cares about other than the Betfair folks, a few wildly enthusiastic tennis tour groupies and a promoter who has staked his entire existence on a week’s worth of mediocre matches. 1,558 more words

Eastern Europe Tennis

A brush with fame

Mike Wallace, the famous television journalist from 60 Minutes, passed away five years ago this April — I saw a note of rememberence on TV the other night. 631 more words


ON THIS DAY: April 30, 2017

April 30th is

Adopt a Shelter Pet Day

Bugs Bunny Day *

Kiss of Hope Day *

Honesty Day

National Military Brats Day

Oatmeal Cookie Day… 1,138 more words



I’ve never been a fan of Serena Williams.  I’ve hated the ugliness of her play, her grunting, her mental humiliation of her opponents, her parents’ behaviour, the gracelessness of her strokes, the outfits she wears, the superficiality of her post-match comments.  390 more words

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Great comebacks in world of sports – Fairytale stories of cricketer Yuvraj Singh and tennis sensation Mirjana Lucic Baroni

To some it is a dream run of long careers and to others it is a short aborted career, but for many, it is a vanishing act at some point of time – only to return from exile and extend their careers. 801 more words

Got legs, can't use 'em.

Sat with the top half of my body in the car with my legs yet to follow I contemplated the fact that the activities of the previous day might not have been so bright. 486 more words

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