Tennis —Rolex Paris Masters

So this is a tournament I’ve never heard of, but which is apparently pretty legit. It started November 1st, yesterday, and does every year. The Rolex Paris Masters ATP 1000 is the biggest tournament in this dead zone of the year, and you know it’s good when Djoker is actually playing.

It’s currently 9:30 am and I am still unmotivated for the day, so I’m plopped on the couch watching tennis. I’m watching the young fiery Spaniard Carlos Alcaraz take on the local young Frenchman Herbert. There’s also quite a few familiar faces in the stands, such as Sebastian Korda of the US, Carreno Busta of Spain, and Jannik Sinner of Italy.

It’s in a first set tiebreak and Herbert is up 6–2. This is good because I’ve a bet on Herbert to win. 10 to win 30. Not bad. I don’t bet real money anymore, but I track them in the Action Network app (bad bets can’t be deleted).

It’s funny because when I used to use real money I would often lose. Since tracking on Action Network, I’m up $500. And, on that note, Herbert just took the first set. C’est la vie, as the French say.

Anyways, this has been your tennis column for the day, because this is a good time to get up and start doing some work. Go Herbert, and looking forward to a good day with tennis on in the background. Hit me up for my Tennis Channel Plus account to watch some great tennis, you boring Football/nonstop-commercial-watching American.

Bonne Journée!

--

--

--

Writing about what’s on my mind, don’t mind me.

Love podcasts or audiobooks? Learn on the go with our new app.

Recommended from Medium

Controversy Over The Olympics

Gary Sanchez has performed up to expectations this season

Snotty Nose Tough

“Equivalent to a county team”

Inter and Napoli share points

Chicago Cubs, Game 25: Sweet Victory Puts the Cubs Over .500

Michael Jordan had an impressive season of minor league baseball

Ultimate Soccer Manager

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Quincy Stiles

Quincy Stiles

Writing about what’s on my mind, don’t mind me.

More from Medium

Are you a Rolling Stone or a Stone that likes to gather moss?

Chickens are in my opinion the very best animal to keep for preparedness purposes.

Building an equitable response in Guatemala: Supporting pregnant, indigenous women and adolescents…

The Fracturing Of Truth