Last night, I heard from a friend that Ticketmaster.co.uk was releasing 500 tickets the evening before each Wimbledon match, so my friends and I manned our computers at the appointed time, and voila, £96 lighter in wallet, I had a ticket to the Men’s Finals today.
As you probably heard by now, Nadal won, and it was a long, knock down, drag ’em out kind of match. Seven hours after their faceoff started, *I* felt exhausted and exhilarated, and all I had to do was sit in my seat and watch.
A great match by two great players, and I feel lucky to have seen it in person. Congrats, Rafa!