This tournament was incredible. I never watched one as close as I did before. Tivo power....The ESPN announcers do not hold back their sharp criticism
June 28, 2008

This tournament was incredible. I never watched one as close as I did before. Tivo power....The ESPN announcers do not hold back their sharp criticism of players and the officials. Here's an example----- "name of player....has just disgraced his country." Some of it is supplied by Andy Gray...

It was very refreshing....

UPDATE: Spain wins 1-0...

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