Mixed doubles differs from just about every sport in that it pits women and men against one another at even the highest levels of play. Until you see a tennis player in the buff, though, the allure of his/her tawny forearms and sun-bronzed face will deceive you into thinking you’ve met someone who dwells in endless summer.
My editor Lauren recently shared her thoughts on the male soccer player’s nonpareil physique.
3) He made Rooney play like a god, for a bit C-Ron scored 42 times for Man United in 2007-2008, and everyone thought that Rooney was going to be an all-time great.
4) He became the first player to score in six consecutive El Clasicos Messi was livid. 5) He has scored 23 hat-tricks in La Liga Only Dalian Atkinson (Real Sociedad, 1990-91 has hit more).
And that’s exactly what you’d expect from a girl whose life is more about gritty tackles, hair-ruining headers and weird tan lines than it is about weekly visits to the tanning bed downtown.
The women’s game, especially, has become synonymous with violent squeals and blood-curdling shrieks in recent years.
Many professional women basketball players compete year-round while most men dunk over each other every night.
They’re all fierce in their own ways, but soccer is one of the few sports that looks identical no matter who’s on the field.
As a lover of all sports, the idea of dating a female athlete has always been easy to take to.
There’s just something about spending time with someone you hope to grow to love, while she already loves something you do, too.
Your racquet-twirling significant other probably isn’t going to stop playing any time soon, as tennis is one of those sports that practitioners cherish for its lifelong appeal. A decent stick can run well over $200 and court-time — especially in cities — is a precious commodity, and priced accordingly.