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Wimbledon 2013.

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magimedi Sun 23-Jun-13 20:29:13

I am so excited!

DH takes over all catering for this fortnight (he does it at other times too) so I can plump my cushions, grab the handchange & get watching.

I'd like to be saying who I was putting my money on to win - but I really can't decide between Rafa, Federer Djokovitch & Murray.

I'd just say that it will be one of them and, sadly, I'd put Andy in last place.

Two weeks of tennis coming up!!

Bring it on. wine (pimms) & grin

MrsMcEnroe Mon 24-Jun-13 12:43:32

RaahhfaNadalismyToyboy Oi! hands off my husband! wink


Mac is great. And usually brutally honest. I wish he commentated for the Beeb more often.

MrsMcEnroe Mon 24-Jun-13 12:52:34

Yeah me too grin. would have loved to have heard his commentary when Andy was winning the US Open last year!

ChuckitintheBucket Mon 24-Jun-13 12:55:04

Oh dear, first british casualty.

PetiteRaleuse Mon 24-Jun-13 12:56:58

As usual am hoping for Murray to win, but if he can't then Tsonga, Monfils (is he actually playing this year?) or another French player.

Love having Beeb coverage but I don't get the red button unfortunately over here, so will have to swap to French TV if interesting French players are playing at teh same time as Fed/Nadal.

Almost cried when they showed those shots of Nadal being injured and losing last year. He looked devastated. So many players would have declared forfeit.

Stila Mon 24-Jun-13 13:01:11

Errani /Puig have sent the dog running out to see who's making all the noise .

OhYouBadBadKitten Mon 24-Jun-13 13:11:49

Should I be plumping for federer this match?

blibblibs Mon 24-Jun-13 13:13:19

I would say so!

Alway better if the tops seeds get into the second week.

this could be a short match.grin

OhYouBadBadKitten Mon 24-Jun-13 13:17:54


HesterShaw Mon 24-Jun-13 13:26:29

Bally's out already. Imagine being out of Wimbledon by 1.30pm on the first day sad

MrsMcEnroe Mon 24-Jun-13 13:27:15

Doesn't Fed make the court look small??

JaquelineHyde Mon 24-Jun-13 13:42:50

Woohoo found you.

Signing in for the next two weeks.

Supporting Murray all the way here, followed by Tsonga and then Nadal.

Shame I have to do the bloody school run every afternoon...Watch this space for the inevitable speeding ticket grin

Jacqueline- the school run is a pain. For once, I am grateful that the school is on strike on Thursday!

ClayDavis Mon 24-Jun-13 14:03:03

Signing in for this afternoon. Managed to swap shifts and get it off work. Wonder if that will work for the next two weeks...

Madamecastafiore Mon 24-Jun-13 14:03:57

Ooooohhh one reason I am glad I am off of work.

I lurve Federer but want to get his nice whitey whites all dirty!! wink

I like Murray more after watching TV programme about him last night but no one will top Rog for me.

Ewww, Azarenka had a nasty fall. At least the screaming was for a genuine reason that time.

Well done Roger!

I do love Wimbledon whites- nice and cleangrin.

Stila Mon 24-Jun-13 14:21:20

grin at wear that shirt again as he's hardly broken sweat

amigababy Mon 24-Jun-13 14:21:34

signing in, the first year where I'm off work for 2 days a week, hope the matches fall well for me. Great today, Roger, Rafa and Andy in a row.
Novak was great on BBC breakfast this morning, playing ( gently) against one of the presenters. Really funny.

Poor Hanescu.
VAMOS Rafa now!

amigababy Mon 24-Jun-13 14:22:33

well, when court 1 comes free anyway

ChuckitintheBucket Mon 24-Jun-13 14:23:35

Quality stuff from Roger as usual. Never get tired of watching him win.

amigababy Mon 24-Jun-13 14:23:54

the official Wimbledon app is very good, you can tick favorite players to get score updates for them.

Oh no, not Shrieky.

I love the Wimbledon app- means I can be anti social keep up with the scores when stuck in the school playground.

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