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Davis Cup: They’re Alive! Argentina’s Alive!

Until tomorrow, when they won’t be.  Still, the final will go into a live Sunday, with the reverse singles matches.  The ad-hoc team of Nalby and Schwank thoroughly defeated Fer and Feli in straight sets, 6-4 6-2 6-3. Fun fact: … Continue reading

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Funnies: Argentina as a Train of Cars

No. 29-ranked Argentine Juan Ignacio Chela aka “El Torino,” tweeted this photo of Pico, DelPo and Chela dining together in Sevilla: Captain Tito gave the nickname “El Torino” to the 32-year old Argentine, after the old car.  He often signs … Continue reading

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King Dave and the Argie Men

Does this look like a winning team to you? Team Argentina await their doom in Belgrade. It’s a deer-in-headlights snapshot and the deer are half-asleep. I felt just as excited about Argentina’s prospects against Serbia in the Davis Cup semifinal. … Continue reading

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