QUOTES OF THE WEEK

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“They won’t win 8-0, what a stupid ques­tion that is. 8-0? Well, no I don’t be­lieve that.” “He has risen and be­come a player that has a very good chance of not just be­ing there [at the Ry­der Cup], but of achiev­ing great things.” “I’d want the world ti­tle. The world ti­tle or an Olympic gold medal. Or both.” “Half of the team and the staff un­be­liev­able stom­ach ache on the day of the match [sic]. What cursed or­ange juice.” “It’s the best mo­ment in my life and I want just to keep it.” “It’s re­ally good. I’m a re­ally good server. They call me the black Roger Fed­erer.”

– Nether­lands coach Dick Ad­vo­caat ahead of Swe­den v Lux­em­bourg – a game the Swedes of course won 8-0

– Euro­pean cap­tain Thomas Bjorn ex­pects Eng­land’s Tyrrell Hat­ton to be in his Ry­der Cup side next year

– Vin­cenzo Nibali sets his sights on cy­cling suc­cess with Italy after win­ning a sec­ond Giro di Lom­bar­dia

– Borus­sia Dort­mund striker Pierre-Em­er­ick Aubameyang blames dodgy or­ange juice as Gabon fail to reach the World Cup after los­ing 3-0 to Morocco

– Si­mona Halep on be­com­ing women’s world No1 for the first time

– Philadelphia 76ers cen­tre Joel Embiid doesn’t back down when de­scrib­ing his ten­nis skills

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