RACE - the GameVol.6
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 don´t 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 don´t "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 don´t 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.
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
Tier1 - winner 10pts. - runner.up 5pts.
Justine Henin-Hardenne (1) - Bye
Iveta Benesova - Sybille Bammer
Q - Karolina Sprem
Jamea Jackson - Kveta Peschke (15)
Jelena Jankovic (10) - Q
Maria Vento Kabchi - Antonella Serra-Zanetti
Elena Vesnina - Vera Zvonareva
Dinara Safina (7) - Bye
Patty Schnyder (3) - Bye
Amy Frazier - Q
Jill Craybas - Maria Elena Camerin
Stephanie Foretz - Mara Santangelo (16)
Katarina Srebotnik (11) - Virginie Razzano
Laura Granville - Q
(WC) Anna Tatishvili - Laura Pous Tio
Nathalie Dechy (8) - Bye
Anna-Lena Groenefeld (6) - Bye
(WC) Shenay Perry - Virginia Ruano Pascual
Lisa Raymond - (WC) Neha Uberoi
Mariana Diaz Oliva - Anabel Medina Garrigues (9)
Sofia Arvidsson (13) - Kristina Brandi
Viktoriya Kutuzova - Lourdes Dominguez Lino
(WC) Meghann Shaughnessy - Q
Svetlana Kuznetsova (4) - Bye
Nicole Vaidisova (5) - Bye
Catalina Castano - Ashley Harkleroad
Q - Q
Shuai Peng - Marion Bartoli (12)
Lucie Safarova (14) - Samantha Stosur
Julia Schruff - Shinobu Asagoe
Q - Ekaterina Bychkova
Nadia Petrova (2) - Bye