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Davis Cup: A Dramatic 5-Setter, Argentina Up 2-1

Nalbandian-Schwank d. Cilic-Karlovic,  3-6, 7-6, 6-3, 6-7 8-6 Given the drama from the first day of the tie, I had been hoping for a slightly less topsy-turvy doubles rubber, in which Argentina emerged the victor. It wasn’t easy, but Schwalbandian won … Continue reading

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Davis Cup: Dramatic Day for Team Argentina, 1-1

Cilic d. Nalbandian, 5-7 6-4 4-6 7-6(2) 6-3 Altogether, it was a mixed bag for Team Argentina on Friday.  El Rey played the opening rubber against Cilic, in a match that lasted over 5 hours.  It was not a pretty … Continue reading

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Davis Cup: Draw Ceremony & a Storm Interrupts the Official Dinner

The draw ceremony took place and the ARG-CRO tie will begin in less than 24 hours: A stand-off in this photo between the three giants in the middle I’m convinced Nalby and Edu’s facial expressions have opposing reactions to each … Continue reading

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Davis Cup: Team Croatia Arrive in Argentina

In preparation for the April 6-8 tie, Nalby and Schwank began their training for the Davis Cup QF. DelPo and Pico will soon begin their training as well.  Over the weekend, DelPo was spotted at La Bombonera, supporting his Boca … Continue reading

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Miami: Two Towers Meet, DelPo Thru to R3

Del Potro d. Karlovic, 7-5 6-4 Given the scary potential of Ivo’s serve and his net game, the R2 match was by no means an easy challenge.  However, DelPo passed the test in relatively straightforward fashion.  Though his first serve … Continue reading

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