Race - the Game | Vol.5.11 amelia.island - TennisForum.com
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:00 PM Thread Starter
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
matthias's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 100,032
                     
Race - the Game | Vol.5.11 amelia.island

Race - The Game Vol.5

Explanation:
The "Race" is a year-long competition to see who is best at picking WTA tour event winners.
Like the tour, the "Race" continues right up to the WTA finals.
Come and join "Race the Game"

you donīt need to commit for this Game, just post your picks and you are in

How to Enter:
Pick two women for each event.
One pick MUST be 8th seed or unseeded
if you pick a seeded player, please post her seed # behind her Name
just post your picks here in this thread

you can change your picks til deadline as often you want, but please donīt "edit" your original post - please post new
you can also change your picks til "Late Entry Deadline" but then it will count as "Late Entry"

what if my picked player withdraw late?
withdrew is a part of the game
so donīt post any replacement picks before one of your picks withdraw
if your picked player withdraw after deadline it is bad luck for you.
so take this in consideration when you post your picks.





Points:
you get points if you picked the Winner or the Runner up at a Tournament
Grand Slams: maximum 100 points - but never reached so far
Tier I: Winner 10 - Runner up 5
Tier II: Winner 8 - Runner up 4
Tier III: Winner 6 - Runner up 3
Tier IV: Winner 4 - Runner up 2
Tier V: Winner 2 - Runner up 1


"Late Entry" Rule:
each player can make a "Late Entry" 3 times per year.
"late entry - Deadline" is 24 hours after regular Deadline!!!
no "late entries" at Grand Slams





amelia.island.maindraw
Tier2 - winner 8pts. - runner.up 4pts.

(1) Davenport v. BYE
Qualifier v. Camerin
Qualifier v. Qualifier
Jidkova v. (16) Frazier

(10) Šprem v. Ruano Pascual
Qualifier v. Qualifier
Sucha v. Vento Kabchi
BYE v. (5) Venus Williams

(3) Myskina v. BYE
Peer v. Stosur
Raymond v. Qualifier
Washington v. (15) Asagoe

(11) Jankovic v. Douchevina
Martinez v. Qualifier
Groenfeld v. Maleeva
BYE v. (7) Petrova

------------------------------

(6) Zvonareva v. BYE
Peng v. Shaughnessy
Srebotnik v. Dulko
Smashnova v. (9) Likhovtseva

(13) Sugiyama v. Sanchez Lorenzo
Qualifier v. Strycova
Razzano v. Loit
BYE v. (4) Molik

(8) Schnyder v. BYE
Pratt v. Chladkova
Linetskaya v. Medina Garrigues
Garbin v. (12) Farina Elia

(14) Pierce v. Bedanova
Kostanic v. Daniilidou
Marrero v. Randriantefy
BYE v. (2) Serena Williams



deadline.monday.4th.april.9pm.cet

late.entry.deadline.tuesday.5th.april.9pm.cet

not my WTA-Tour anymore

Last edited by matthias; Apr 10th, 2005 at 11:30 AM.
matthias is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:01 PM Thread Starter
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
matthias's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 100,032
                     
miami.points

Serena/Clijsters was the famoused pick for Miami

just 6 players picked Sharapova - most likely because her double-bagle
against Davenport 2 weeks ago.

Clijsters............ 10
Sharapova............ 05



b8beEbLu3............ 15
spencercarlos........ 15
GoDominique.......... 15
kfh_9118............. 15
Rollo................ 15
steve2005............ 15

Buitenzorg........... 10
tuna................. 10
oren987.............. 10
martirogi............ 10
spec7er.............. 10
raquel............... 10
alwayshingis......... 10
BK4ever.............. 10
Naldo................ 10
pan.................. 10
S-T-E-V-E............ 10
JonBcn............... 10
LucasArg............. 10
timray............... 10
geewhiz.............. 10
Orangina............. 10
go hingis............ 10
Athenaum............. 10
Thauron.............. 10
kabuke............... 10
i heart backhand..... 10
j-mac................ 10
Elisse............... 10
Ravin................ 10
Je_ne_sais_quoi...... 10
La Reine............. 10
wateva............... 10
tucker1989........... 10
LesViolettes......... 10
anniflava............ 10
rikvanlooy........... 10

not my WTA-Tour anymore

Last edited by matthias; Apr 3rd, 2005 at 02:06 PM.
matthias is offline  
post #3 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:01 PM Thread Starter
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
matthias's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 100,032
                     
ranking.after.miami

this week had 6 players with 15 points
and so i decided to give the "player of the week" award to steve2005
because he had the most significant move inside the ranking out of the players with 15 points (from #31 to #25)






.......................................... 247 ..15
---------------------------------------------------


001(001) Buitenzorg........... (09/07/x).. 148 ..10
002(002) tuna................. (10/10/x).. 145 ..10
003(005) spencercarlos........ (10/06/1).. 137 ..15
004(007) b8beEbLu3............ (10/06/x).. 135 ..15
005(004) oren987.............. (09/07/x).. 133 ..10
006(006) martirogi............ (09/06/x).. 132 ..10
007(007) spec7er.............. (10/08/x).. 130 ..10
008(010) GoDominique.......... (10/07/1).. 129 ..15
009(003) Lady................. (10/07/x).. 123 ..xx
010(011) raquel............... (10/06/1).. 123 ..10
---------------------------------------------------
011(007) Zhao................. (09/05/x).. 120 ..xx
012(012) alwayshingis......... (10/07/x).. 114 ..10
013(018) kfh_9118............. (10/07/x).. 112 ..15
014(013) BK4ever.............. (09/06/1).. 112 ..10
015(014) Naldo................ (10/07/x).. 111 ..10
016(015) pan.................. (10/08/x).. 110 ..10
017(016) S-T-E-V-E............ (10/06/1).. 110 ..10
018(020) Rollo................ (10/07/1).. 109 ..15
019(017) JonBcn............... (09/07/1).. 109 ..10
020(018) LucasArg............. (10/07/x).. 107 ..10
---------------------------------------------------
021(022) timray............... (10/08/x).. 101 ..10
021(022) geewhiz.............. (10/07/x).. 101 ..10
023(025) Orangina............. (10/07/2).. 100 ..10
024(027) go hingis............ (10/09/x).. 098 ..10
025(031) steve2005............ (10/07/1).. 094 ..15 *Player of the week*
026(021) SpikeyAidanm......... (10/05/1).. 093 ..xx
027(022) ti-online............ (10/07/x).. 091 ..xx
028(030) Athenaum............. (09/06/x).. 090 ..10
029(026) KoOlMaNsTeVeN........ (10/04/x).. 089 ..NE
030(028) ZAK.................. (03/02/x).. 088 ..xx
---------------------------------------------------
031(033) Thauron.............. (10/05/x).. 085 ..10
032(029) UDiTY................ (08/04/3).. 084 ..NE
033(034) kabuke............... (09/05/1).. 083 ..10
034(035) i heart backhand..... (09/06/1).. 081 ..10
035(032) brickhousesupporter.. (04/02/x).. 076 ..NE
036(036) Pojana............... (09/05/1).. 064 ..NE
037(039) j-mac................ (09/05/x).. 054 ..10
038(037) SerialKiller#69...... (02/02/x).. 050 ..NE
039(038) ASV.................. (01/01/x).. 045 ..NE
040(041) Elisse............... (07/06/x).. 042 ..10
---------------------------------------------------
041(040) saki................. (01/01/x).. 040 ..NE
042(044) Ravin................ (05/05/x).. 036 ..10
043(045) tucker1989........... (04/03/x).. 034 ..10
044(046) Je_ne_sais_quoi...... (07/05/1).. 033 ..10
045(047) La Reine............. (03/03/1).. 033 ..10
046(041) Andrew............... (06/04/x).. 032 ..NE
047(048) wateva............... (06/03/x).. 031 ..10
048(043) Nicoleke............. (07/04/1).. 028 ..NE
049(052) LesViolettes......... (06/03/1).. 020 ..10
050(049) Orion................ (03/02/x).. 016 ..NE
---------------------------------------------------
051(050) Mr.Molik............. (05/02/x).. 015 ..NE
052(051) shauny r............. (04/03/x).. 015 ..NE
053(053) Ryan17............... (01/01/x).. 010 ..NE
053(053) Julia1968............ (01/01/x).. 010 ..NE
053(053) Kunal................ (01/01/x).. 010 ..NE
053(new) anniflava............ (01/01/x).. 010 ..10
053(new) rikvanlooy........... (01/01/x).. 010 ..10
058(056) JohnnyWeirFan........ (02/02/x).. 008 ..NE
059(057) spartanchris......... (01/01/x).. 006 ..NE
060(058) ASAP................. (02/01/x).. 005 ..NE
---------------------------------------------------
061(059) BRAVER............... (02/01/1).. 004 ..NE
062(060) Razor................ (01/01/x).. 004 ..NE

063(061) crazillo............. (03/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
063(061) Geoffrey............. (03/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
065(063) hablovah19........... (02/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) Cyandream............ (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) DevilishAttitude..... (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) dab2035.............. (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) sarza................ (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) Tweety............... (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) -ernie-.............. (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) 2sistersfan.......... (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) Chubin............... (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) davenportdude........ (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) Randalara............ (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) cartmancop........... (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE
066(063) mooSHoRT............. (01/xx/x).. xxx ..NE

not my WTA-Tour anymore

Last edited by matthias; Apr 3rd, 2005 at 02:09 PM.
matthias is offline  
 
post #4 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:01 PM Thread Starter
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
matthias's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 100,032
                     
march.player.of the month (42)


1.GoDominique....... 38 = 90,48% of possible points (missed just Jankovic in Dubai)
2.spec7er........... 37 = 88,09% of possible points (missed just Sharapova in Miami)
3.kfh_9118.......... 33 = 78,57% of possible points
3.alwayshingis...... 33 = 78,57% of possible points
3.La Reine.......... 33 = 78,57% of possible points







january.....Buitenzorg/Zhao... 096/133 = 72,18% of possible points
february....raquel............ 038/072 = 52,78% of possible points

march.......GoDominique....... 038/042 = 90,48% of possible points



not my WTA-Tour anymore

Last edited by matthias; Apr 3rd, 2005 at 02:15 PM.
matthias is offline  
post #5 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:02 PM Thread Starter
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
matthias's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 100,032
                     
april.preview

5.11........ amelia.island
5.12........ charleston
5.13........ warsaw.estoril

may.preview
5.14........ berlin.rabat
5.15........ rome.prague
5.16........ strasbourg.istanbul
5.17........ roland.garros

june.preview
5.18........ birmingham
5.19........ eastbourne.shertogenbosch
5.20........ wimbledon

july.preview
5.21........ modena
5.22........ cincinnati.palermo
5.23........ stanford.budapest

august.preview
5.24........ san.diego.sopot
5.25........ los.angelos.stockholm
5.26........ toronto
5.27........ new.haven.tbd

september.preview
5.28........ us.open
5.29........ bali
5.30........ beijing.kolkata.portoroz
5.31........ luxembourg.guangzhou.seoul

october.preview
5.32........ filderstadt.tokyo.tashkent
5.33........ moscow.bangkok
5.34........ zurich
5.35........ linz.hasselt

november.preview
5.36........ philadelphia.quebec
5.37........ wta.tour.championship.los.angeles

not my WTA-Tour anymore

Last edited by matthias; Apr 3rd, 2005 at 02:28 PM.
matthias is offline  
post #6 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:19 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 26,507
                     
GoDominique is offline  
post #7 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:22 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 26,507
                     
And congrats steve2005 for being POW in his farewell tournament.
GoDominique is offline  
post #8 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:29 PM Thread Starter
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
matthias's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 100,032
                     
Quote:
Originally Posted by GoDominique
And congrats steve2005 for being POW in his farewell tournament.

why farewell tournament for steve2005?

not my WTA-Tour anymore
matthias is offline  
post #9 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:33 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2002
Location: Manila
Posts: 557
                     
Wow! I was one pick away from the player of the month... Of all the times I didn't pick Sharapova, why now?! Congrats GoDominique!
spec7er is offline  
post #10 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 02:41 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 26,507
                     
Quote:
Originally Posted by matthias
why farewell tournament for steve2005?
He has been banned.

Thanks spec7er.
GoDominique is offline  
post #11 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 03:00 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 402
                     
One of the players of the month for march I think it's still dawning on me how consistent Sharapova is. I might start picking her if only to win these doggone points. Anyhow Venus did well and made me proud. Only lost me points.

Good Luck in 2005 to:

Martina Hingis-Welcome Back!

Venus Williams-Queen of Tennis

Ana Ivanovic-Future Champion

Kim Clijsters-Darling of Tennis

Honorable Mentions: Dinara Safina, Justine Henin-Hardenne, Lindsay Davenport, Svetlana Kuznetsova. Good Luck Girls!
La Reine is offline  
post #12 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 03:02 PM Thread Starter
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
matthias's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2001
Posts: 100,032
                     
Quote:
Originally Posted by GoDominique
He has been banned.

Thanks spec7er.

what has he done?

not my WTA-Tour anymore
matthias is offline  
post #13 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 03:02 PM
Senior Member
 
Zhao's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Posts: 19,427
                     
Myskina
schynder
Zhao is offline  
post #14 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 03:20 PM
Senior Member
 
Pengwin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Posts: 11,876
                     
Serena [2]
Schnyder [8]
Pengwin is offline  
post #15 of 54 (permalink) Old Apr 3rd, 2005, 03:25 PM
Senior Member
 
tucker1989's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 23,842
                     
Venus [5]
Schnyder [8]
tucker1989 is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the TennisForum.com forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome