What they say

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“He made an­other ref­er­ence just now in the gym about Starvin Lee Marvin or some­thing like that. I’ve heard of Starvin Marvin. He ref­er­ences some more ‘80s bands, stuff like that.”

Coco Van­deweghe,

on the idio­syn­cra­sies of her new coach Pat Cash, the 1987 cham­pion.

“I was just be­ing hon­est with my­self. I think I’m a good ten­nis player, and I’ve never had great re­sults on grass.”

Gael Mon­fils

en­gages in some self-dep­re­ca­tion de­spite reach­ing the third round.

“I al­ways see the board out there and see my name. Ev­ery year I take a pic­ture and ev­ery year my coach goes, ‘Grigor, you take the same pic­ture ev­ery sin­gle year’. I say, ‘I don’t know. I think it’s cool.’”

Grigor Dim­itrov

gets sen­ti­men­tal about his 2008 boys’ sin­gles ti­tle tri­umph — again.

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