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View Poll Results: Which round of a tournament usually has the best match quality??
Finals 2 4.35%
Semifinals 27 58.70%
Quarterfinals 15 32.61%
2r to 4r 2 4.35%
1st round 0 0%
Qualifying 0 0%
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post #1 of 11 (permalink) Old Aug 1st, 2006, 05:41 PM Thread Starter
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what ROUND usually has the best QUALITY of matches???

I'd like to know what you guys think! For me... its usually the semifinals that have the best quality. Players usually by then have the desire and belief that they can get to the finals so they rarely play too horrible in this round. Most of my memories of the highest quality matches are semifinal matches. IN the finals, too many players are nervous and don't play very well and its obvious, even if the score may be tight.

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post #3 of 11 (permalink) Old Aug 1st, 2006, 07:02 PM
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Semifinals for me. It's exciting (or disappointing) to know that one of the four could be a potential slam winner.

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i think semi finals closely followed by quarters
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post #6 of 11 (permalink) Old Aug 2nd, 2006, 05:44 PM
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Semifinals are great

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post #7 of 11 (permalink) Old Aug 2nd, 2006, 05:46 PM
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Semis the past couple of yrs in slams have produced some of the best matches ever

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the quarters. the point at which the top seeds collide and produce high quality tennis
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