Nadal Fumes After Upset Loss to Verdasco

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Ion Tiriac had been dreaming of this moment for months. Finally, vindication was at hand, and all of the haters and whiners and traditionalist nitwits could stuff it. A left-handed Spanish star was on his knees, kissing the beautiful, slippery blue clay inside his Caja Magica. Then Tiriac stuck his monocle in his eye and jutted his walrus-stache out to have a closer look.

“Huh. Verdasco,” he finally grunted. “Well, it’s a start.”

Yes, Fernando Verdasco thanked the blue clay for letting him stay on his feet long enough to record his first win over Read Full Article »

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