Tuesday, November 14, 2017
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Current News: Djokovic out of DC w/ elbow injury; undergoes surgery! Federer re-takes #1 ranking!
Thursday, June 22, 2017
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Current News: Grigor Dimitrov wins the YEC Final over David Goffin in 3! - 11/29/17
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
|Ultron of "Avengers: Age Of Ultron"|
Current News: Djokovic d Monfils - Aegon Eastbourne Int'l Chp. for 68th title - 7/1/17
Friday, November 4, 2016
|Bjorn Borg - '73-81|
Bjorn Borg's a former world #1 tennis player from Sweden widely considered to be one of the greatest in tennis history. Between '74 & '81 he became the 1st male pro to win 11 Grand Slam Open Era singles titles: 6 @ the French Open & 5 cons. @ Wimbledon. He won 3 YE Chps. & 15 GP Super Series titles.
Borg set numerous Open Era records that still stand, including winning 41% of the GS singles tourneys he entered & 90% of those matches, winning both the FO & Wimbl. for 3 cons. yrs, and winning 3 GS w/o losing a set. His total career match win rate of 82.74% remains in top 2 of the era.
|Martina Navratilova - '73-94|
She won 18 Grand Slam singles titles, 31 major women's doubles titles (an all-time rec.), & 10 major MD's titles, marking the Open-Era rec. She won 20 Wimbledon titles, an all-time record. Navratilova holds the records for most singles titles (167) & doubles titles (177) in the Open Era. Her rec. as #1 in singles ('82–86) is the most dominant in pro tennis. She was ranked in the world's top 10 in singles for a rec. 20 cons. yrs ('75-94), a span which included 19 yrs top 5, 15 yrs top 3, & 7 yrs as #1.
Sunday, October 9, 2016
Wednesday, October 5, 2016
|Dark Eyes - Gypsy Dance|
It's est. that he has landed a total of 100 quads in comp. He's worked on & landed 4Lo & 4Lz in practice, but has never completed in comp. He's received a total of 75, 6.0's before the new COP's judging system was introduced. Under the Code of Points system, he's set 13 world rec. scores (5 SP, 4 Free Skate, & 4 combined total).
Fave Performances: 2004 LP - Tribute to Nijinsky
2000 SP - Schindler's List** = LP - Dark Eyes
'01 SP - Bolero = LP - Once Upon A X In Amer. >>>
'03 SP - Adagio = LP - St. Petersburg 300
'06 SP - Tosca = LP - The Godfather
**Schindlers List Music, Adagio SP really...
Current News: Tennell, Nagasu & Chen make Olympics! Chen, Rippon, & Zhou go to S. Korea as well! Miner won Silver @ Nat'l though! - - 1/22/18
Saturday, August 13, 2016
|Nole, The Master (Tribute) - Pt.1 & Pt.2|
Djokovic is a Serbian pro tennis player who's been ranked world #1 in men's singles by the ATP for 223 wks. He's considered one of the greatest players of all time. He was coached to his best results by former Slovak player Marián Vajda. Parting in '17, Andre Agassi took over duties.- - (Comments?)
|French Open 2016 - Completes Nole-Slam|
|12 Major wins & counting|
He's won the ATP World Tour Finals 5 times (4 cons., a rec.) and holds the best match winning rate (83.00%) in Open Era, as of Aug. 2016. He's tied w/ Nadal all-time record of 30 Masters 1000 series titles. Djokovic's records include breaking the single-season rec. w/ 6 titles in 2015, winning 31 cons. ATP World Tour Masters 1000 series matches, playing the finals at all 9 ATP Masters 1000 tourneys (shared with Federer & Nadal), and the only player to win 8 of the 9 events at least twice.
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|5 YEC's & counting; 4 straight|
Current News: Djokovic is out with an elbow injury; undergoes surgery! - - - - 2/20/18