Thread: Tennis: 2013 Australian Open
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01-27-2013, 07:44 AM
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Originally Posted by kihei View Post
While Murray seemed to lose his fizz slowly beginning about the middle of the second set, Nole steadily improved. I wouldn't say we saw much of either player's "A" game, though. Not a vintage final, not really a vintage year for the tournament, either, but I'll remember Nole/Ferrer and Stephens/Serena a long time.
That feather nonsense in the second set tie break is where it changed for me. He lost his concentration and served a double fault, that isn't an excuse, because it shouldn't have impacted him. Djokovic got the set and took control.

Originally Posted by GQS View Post
Easy win for Novak. Not much drama like last year's finals. Oh well. Joker is the reigning king now and only maybe Nadal can consistently challenge him if he can stay healthy.
Murray has made the final of the last 3 Slams, won 1 and won the Olympics which every player wanted just as much. Djokovic is the best player in the world right now, but if Murray had won today he would clearly have been the best at this present moment.

Murray can certainly challenge him.

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