Monthly Archives: November 2016

Davis Cup Final 2016: Redemption or Castration (1/4)

Now that we have the small matter of year-end world no. 1 settled, all attention can shift to Zagreb for the true gem in the tennis calendar, the Davis Cup Final! (We love Davis Cup) For the first time in 5 years we’re lacking a final involving one of the [...]

2018-08-03T08:12:44+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Davis Cup Final 2016 (2/4)

The Finalists In Croatia and Argentina we have two fiercely patriotic sporting nations, and whether helpful or not, nationalistic fervor will have spread far and wide throughout the respective two countries come Friday. Croatia, a country clearly blessed with 'the athlete gene' has been consistently punching above her weight in [...]

2018-08-03T08:11:21+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|2 Comments

Davis Cup Final 2016 (3/4)

The 'Davis Cup Catapult' Verdasco almost doing the unthinkable at Melbourne ’09 …. Djoković breaking the Federer-Nadal stronghold and becoming the world’s best in ’11 …. Murray’s career defining ’16 season, the common denominator?  A starring role in the previous year’s DC victory. Multiple times we’ve seen how big performances [...]

2018-08-03T08:10:55+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Davis Cup Final 2016 (4/4)

The Supporting Cast Much of the intrigue for this final lies in the player selections Orsanic & Krajan will have to make come Friday.  Both have tough decisions ahead of them, but they will tell you that is only a good thing.  The importance of selection cannot be overstated and [...]

2018-08-03T08:10:25+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Uncategorized|1 Comment