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CHAMPIONS LEAGUE FINAL
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Please stop using Andrew Bynum's age as an excuse for his inconsistency. He doesn't love the game, or competition, enough to be great. #lakers
It is utterly fascinating watching Kevin Na play. We don't need a sportswriter to tell his tale, we need an anthropologist. Or Freud.
If Serena "stunned" Sharapova, beating Azarenka 6--1, 6--3 must qualify as shock therapy. Big statement by both players.
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