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What is competitiveness for Errani e Vinci

“To accomplish something difficult. To master, manipulate, or organize physical objects, human beings, or ideas. To overcome obstacles and attain a high standard. To rival and surpass others. It has  been written by H.A. Murray nel 1938. This is what Sara Errani e Roberta Vinci showed us today winning Wimbledon.

Marion Bartoli leaves the court

A few weeks after the historic triumph at Wimbledon, Marion Bartoli retires from tennis. The 28-year old French player has announced through her tears, admitting she cannot longer bear the pain caused by her injuries. “My body is starting to fall apart, I managed to hold them together going through the pain during Wimbledon,” said Bartoli after the match lost against the Romanian Halep. “Everyone will remember my title at Wimbledon. None this last game, “continued the French – clarifying how it was “a difficult decision to make. I had the opportunity to turn my biggest dream into reality. And I really pushed myself beyond the extreme limits to make it happen. Now, however – she added – I cannot continue to do it. “

Tennis: Perchè i campioni ritardano il servizio

Leggete questo interessante articolo sul perchè i campioni di tennis ritardano il servizio: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/07/01/sports/tennis/in-tennis-idea-of-shot-clock-has-some-momentum.html?_r=1&adxnnl=1&ref=tennis&adxnnlx=1309546919-efDPd2iZJ1JjNwv5H+D7Qg