Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Keywords

GOAT  edberg  shapovalov  open  predict  study  Kyrgios  draw  davis  

Latest topics
» ATP Masters 1000: Monte Carlo 2018
Today at 10:46 am by Tenez

» Ronnie O'Sullivan on Federer....
Yesterday at 2:30 pm by noleisthebest

» Barcelona 2018
Sun Apr 22, 2018 10:11 pm by Tenez

» Masters 2018...Allez Rory...
Sun Apr 22, 2018 3:08 pm by DECIMA

» Will Nadal lose on clay this year?
Sat Apr 21, 2018 6:36 pm by bogbrush

» Nadal at it again
Wed Apr 18, 2018 8:54 am by noleisthebest

» Clay Season 2018
Tue Apr 17, 2018 10:14 pm by Jahu

» Federer’s Favourite Match
Tue Apr 17, 2018 7:51 am by raiders_of_the_lost_ark

» Where is Fed playing this year?
Sun Apr 15, 2018 1:14 pm by Jahu

April 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
      1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
30      

Calendar Calendar

Affiliates
free forum


I quit being a Nadal fan

Go down

I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by DECIMA on Wed Apr 01, 2015 12:47 pm

I'm afraid I've decided that enough is enough. I cannot keep going on supporting Rafael Nadal.

I will admit that a part of me still wants to cling on to my previous support for Nadal. The Vamos-ing, the celebrations, the thrill of always being the underdog... it all has its benefits.

However I think the negatives of supporting Nadal is too much. Firstly he takes way too much time in between points, and keeps picking his butt. It's really off-putting when I'm just settling down to watch some tennis.
Secondly his interviews are extremely boring. If he wanted he may not even turn up, and I'm sure any of his fans could do his interview for him. We all know what he's going to say anyway. 'For sure, will be a difficult match, no? Daveed is a bery dangurus player, I have to try my best and play my best tennis to have a chance to win, no?' Zzz, how boring.
Thirdly he keeps getting injured every 2 seconds. Supporting Nadal is like supporting some Jenga blocks built by a 3 year old which are extremely unstable. Every day he seems to have new parts of his body which get injured.

Lastly I want to support a player who can hit beautiful one handed backhands like Federer, who doesn't need to grunt to get the ball over the net, someone whose average net clearance isn't 5 metres high on the forehand. Unfortunately Nadal is not that guy.

DECIMA

Posts : 4608
Join date : 2013-05-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by Tenez on Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:12 pm

I am afraid, you can't! We need a Nadal fan here so we can have our regular Nadal and Nadal fan bashing fixes!

It's important for the health and sanity of the Anti-Nadal fans.

Tenez

Posts : 18529
Join date : 2012-06-18

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by DECIMA on Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:30 pm

What a cheater, can't believe I'm just realising this now Angry


DECIMA

Posts : 4608
Join date : 2013-05-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by Tenez on Wed Apr 01, 2015 1:54 pm

But will you still realise so tomorrow?

Tenez

Posts : 18529
Join date : 2012-06-18

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by noleisthebest on Wed Apr 01, 2015 4:46 pm

I understand...my deepest condolences.


noleisthebest

Posts : 26318
Join date : 2012-06-18

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by bogbrush on Wed Apr 01, 2015 6:51 pm

If I had a beef with Nadal - and I do - it wouldn't be for hitting the ball at the man.

bogbrush

Posts : 1904
Join date : 2015-03-30
Location : England

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by DECIMA on Wed Apr 01, 2015 7:22 pm

NITB- ironic you use the photo of Nadal when he's lost on blue clay... it certainly was the last time he'd play on blue clay Winking

BB- I know, I chose that clip because I found it funny how Djokovic as well as half the crowd reacted.
It reminded me of a similar thing in Australia a few years ago, where Almagro hit Berdych in the face, and Berdych got so annoyed he didn't shake Almagro's hand post match.

DECIMA

Posts : 4608
Join date : 2013-05-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by bogbrush on Wed Apr 01, 2015 7:53 pm

I see some in the other place have had a sense of humour by-pass.

That's said, I think your article contains much wisdom that one day perhaps you will come to see the truth of. smiley

bogbrush

Posts : 1904
Join date : 2015-03-30
Location : England

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by DECIMA on Wed Apr 01, 2015 8:05 pm

bogbrush wrote:I see some in the other place have had a sense of humour by-pass.
Haha yes, don't think I'm too popular with some Nadal fans on v2 at the moment. Winking


bogbrush wrote:
That's said, I think your article contains much wisdom that one day perhaps you will come to see the truth of. smiley
No human being is perfect, and that includes Rafael Nadal.

I'm a bigger Nadal fan now than I ever have been I think, the more he's losing the more I tend to get behind him.

DECIMA

Posts : 4608
Join date : 2013-05-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by DECIMA on Thu Apr 02, 2015 3:08 pm

Bogbrush, thank you for clarifying this thread on v2 Thumbs Up

I'll be honest, I've been left speechless by some of the stuff.

DECIMA

Posts : 4608
Join date : 2013-05-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by luvsports! on Thu Apr 02, 2015 3:48 pm

Haddie seems rather angry at you Kimmy. It is interesting to see Nadal fans argue.

luvsports!

Posts : 4302
Join date : 2012-09-28

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by DECIMA on Thu Apr 02, 2015 4:16 pm

Should I reply on the thread ?

DECIMA

Posts : 4608
Join date : 2013-05-03

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by luvsports! on Thu Apr 02, 2015 4:23 pm

Your call. But tempers are running unnecessarily high to a very light hearted article. Oy vey.

luvsports!

Posts : 4302
Join date : 2012-09-28

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by luvsports! on Thu Apr 02, 2015 6:25 pm

Bogbrush is good at putdowns Big Grin

luvsports!

Posts : 4302
Join date : 2012-09-28

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I quit being a Nadal fan

Post by Sponsored content


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum