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Postby dubsplayer on Mon Jul 25, 2005 11:50 pm

Thanks for the info on Image Sharing. Seemed complicated to me, and for some reason Yahoo isn't letting me upload. But I tried Snapfish and that worked, so if any one wants to see my pics of Pat in NY last Monday go to http://www.snapfish.com

Sign in as emily1956@earthlink.net password: bandit

Then click on the album

Will upload my Phili pics tomorrow.
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Postby ponzu on Tue Jul 26, 2005 1:30 am

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Rafter at a WTT match in Newport Beach, July 2005
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Postby di-10S on Tue Jul 26, 2005 8:50 am

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GOLD: di-10S 208.5
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SPECIAL GOLD: Forehand_lob 145.5
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Postby dubsplayer on Tue Jul 26, 2005 11:06 am

Great pics Di. Thanks.

I put up my Phili pics on Snapfish this morning. Didn't have time to do any editing, so they're all on there, even the blurry ones. But even blurry Pat is hawt.
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Postby whistle on Mon Aug 08, 2005 11:31 am

Wow. A nice thread.

All hail Rafter !!
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Postby pcorad on Wed Aug 17, 2005 11:46 am

I saw Rafter play in Boston against the Lobsters. I'd never really watched him play before. Maybe a bit of a match here or there.

I was about 20 feet away when he played singles against James Blake's brother. Patrick seemed to be content to punch the ball back - and then - he'd absolutely rip it on command. It was an impressive display of control, restraint, and precision. The other thing he did was absolutely rip off huge chunks of the court with his speed.

There were balls hit that I said "no way he gets that". And like a BLUR he was after it. I mean, NFL level of speed. Again, very impressive.
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Postby di-10S on Wed Aug 17, 2005 1:22 pm

he'd absolutely rip it on command


farting trix???
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Postby pcorad on Wed Aug 17, 2005 1:32 pm

di-10S wrote:farting trix???


Look for his appearance on Howard Stern, where he faces off against Fartman.
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Postby ChrisM on Wed Aug 17, 2005 5:15 pm

pcorad wrote:I saw Rafter play in Boston against the Lobsters. I'd never really watched him play before. Maybe a bit of a match here or there.

I was about 20 feet away when he played singles against James Blake's brother. Patrick seemed to be content to punch the ball back - and then - he'd absolutely rip it on command. It was an impressive display of control, restraint, and precision. The other thing he did was absolutely rip off huge chunks of the court with his speed.

There were balls hit that I said "no way he gets that". And like a BLUR he was after it. I mean, NFL level of speed. Again, very impressive.


This is as succinct and accurate a representation of Rafter's play as I've ever heard.
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Postby tennisbabe on Fri Sep 16, 2005 10:43 am

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Sexiest man ever..............
"Nothing scares me. On second thought, I hate dentists. I fear dentists. You want to know how many cavities I have? Don't embarrass me. Going to the dentist for me is worse than playing Fabrice Santoro."
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Postby tennisbabe on Fri Sep 16, 2005 10:47 am

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I couldn't help myself........... :wink:
"Nothing scares me. On second thought, I hate dentists. I fear dentists. You want to know how many cavities I have? Don't embarrass me. Going to the dentist for me is worse than playing Fabrice Santoro."
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Postby tennisbabe on Fri Sep 16, 2005 10:53 am

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I can't stop myself......... :lol:

Here is Rafter modeling the Bond's underwear.
"Nothing scares me. On second thought, I hate dentists. I fear dentists. You want to know how many cavities I have? Don't embarrass me. Going to the dentist for me is worse than playing Fabrice Santoro."
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Postby di-10S on Fri Oct 14, 2005 4:05 pm

SHRIEK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
i can NOT get enuff of this guy- esp. in his undies!!!!!

http://www.bonds.com.au/seamfreeTVC.html
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Postby ccm on Tue Jan 24, 2006 2:53 am

the AO site has a rafter photo gallery in honour of his "hall of fame" induction:
http://www.australianopen.com/en_AU/news/photos/galleries/2006-01-24/200601241138069576445.html
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Postby ChrisM on Tue Jan 24, 2006 10:29 am

ccm wrote:the AO site has a rafter photo gallery in honour of his "hall of fame" induction:
http://www.australianopen.com/en_AU/news/photos/galleries/2006-01-24/200601241138069576445.html



He still looks like he could play. Amazing.
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