Andy Murray came off his semifinal French Open defeat to win it all this past weekend on grass at the Aegon Championships by defeating Jo-Wilfred Tsonga on grass in 3 sets.
But what fueled Murray? How about his loss to Tsonga during the rain delay for the finals on Sunday.
We know that tennis players have a long table tennis history and that ping pong is the sport of rain delays, but this is the first we’ve heard of a ping pong match being the catalyst for a player in the finals. (Check out the video of them playing on ESPN UK)