Saturday, September 7, 2013

Welcome to Prague


(AAT)

Buenos Aires - Frankfurt - and then finally Prague. About an hour ago the Argentine team arrived in the Czech capital. From left to right: Juan Paz (hitting partner), Pico Monaco, Leo Mayer, Horacio Zeballos, Fede Delbonis and Charly Berlocq.

Tomorrow the training sessions will continue for the Davis Cup semifinal, now less than a week away.

As usual when David isn't playing Davis Cup, I'll still be covering the tie and the lead-up to it.
Perhaps not in quite as much detail as if David was there and part of the team but I'll keep you posted.

4 comments:

  1. That's a lovely picture. Very nice of Leo, who's not normally Mr Photogenic (sorry, Leo), and somehow Charly seems to look about half his actual age. Not sure how that happened. ;)

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  2. I'm really hoping for good news on david. Wd be absolutely distraught if this is the end. If 1 more year I wd be so buzzed havin watched him since 2001. I'm sure u lot also true david fans will be so excited too. I would go boodles, queens and wimb next yrrrr just need one year from david please :( its sad to see davis cup without him :( what tourneys u lot reckon he'll play this year if he comes back?

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  3. He wouldn't necessarily get to choose as he'd begin the season ranked outside the Top200. So for the time being it would be ATP-level events only if he got a WC, otherwise Challengers and/or qualies. And most of what points he still has (São Paulo) would be gone by mid-February so that could make things rather tricky.

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  4. With DAVID retirement, i will never ever watch tennis on TV again. There isn´t nowadays another player that can play "his tennis"... it´s a pitty... i feel really sad... One more YEAR david please... to explain myself clearer, is just like when people are in a concert and when the singer sings the last song and the crowd stay there beggin for one more song...

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