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post #1 of 35 (permalink) Old Oct 5th, 2012, 01:37 PM Thread Starter
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WWW Beijing SF: Azarenka vs. Bartoli

H2H 7-3 Azarenka

But Marion has beaten Vika 2 out of the past 3 times. She also stopped Vika's 26 match winning streak in Miami QF's.

Based on their current form, you'd have to say Vika in 2, but Marion is generally a dark horse in big matches and we know she is capable of an upset.

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Azarenka in 2. Vika was dead tired in Miami and was trying to lose in Istanbul. Marion also looked pretty sketchy today. Would be surprised at anything other than a routine Vika win.
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Who Knows... the fun of this match could be any result.

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Vika in three

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Dark Powers vs Cake Power? Bring it on!

tbh, i'm 50\50 but really want Marion to win this so she could be ALT for YEC
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It will be a tough one for Vika


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Re: WWW Beijing SF: Azarenka vs. Bartoli

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H2H 7-3 Azarenka
H2H is 8(!)-3. And it means Bartoli is Vika's punchbag. But nice try though ...
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But Marion has beaten Vika 2 out of the past 3 times. She also stopped Vika's 26 match winning streak in Miami QF's.

Based on their current form, you'd have to say Vika in 2, but Marion is generally a dark horse in big matches and we know she is capable of an upset.
Had to check the head to head as sure Cake was still Vika's punchbag. She is, Vika leads 8-3

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Vika has been pretty solid all tournament (played a very good match today), so she's the safe, likely pick here. 2 tight sets.
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Vengeance is due

Their YEC match is still one of my most-watched matches...pure gold. You don't often see pro tennis players being angry and pissed after hitting winners
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Vika better not lose this match against Cake.
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if marion plays like she did in the first set against carla today she has a very serious chance

unfortunately though vuvurenka will probably tke this in 2
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As usual Im just hoping it isnt a big beatdown. Court is a bit fast so heres hoping Marion hits it well tomorrow.

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Re: WWW Beijing SF: Azarenka vs. Bartoli

China open has ben having a lot of food poisoning. Can't they both get diarrhea


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