It's mildly sunny here at 11 as the first matches get underway on the real grass tennis event in the world (I think we saw this year at Wimbledon, that whatever that green turf with brown patches at the baseline is, it certainly as hell ain't the kind of grass that's on these courts and the kind we used to play on as kids) . It is 70's and very pleasant here. As I write this from the press room, I am looking out at the practice courts and seeing Lleyton Hewitt hitting with Big John Isner.

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