Quote machine: 2008 US Open, Day 6


Originally published on: 26/02/10 14:45

Sam Querrey shares his tips for drying a mobile phone after dropping his down the toilet
I put the hair drier next to it for like five hours. It actually turned it on the next morning and it works.

Venus Williams leaves the pronunciation to the experts ahead of her fourth round clash with Agnieszka Radwanska
I have a very good feeling about the next round. I saw Serena play against her. I don’t know how to say her first name too well.

Andy Murray explains his bicep-curl victory salute
When you’re training and wondering why you do all the work and feeling sorry for yourself and what have you, and you kind of push through and keep working. Then when you have moments like that on the court, you know, you feel like it’s all worth it. It’s sort of more a sign to my fitness trainers and the team that’s around me.

Gael Monfils on how tennis can learn from basketball
I love the NBA. I love the show they give the player. I mean, maybe in tennis sometime it’s too stiff, like some guys wants to keep the emotion.

James Blake defends his


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