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.
(1)Amelie Mauresmo bye
Jill Craybas vs Anabel Medina
Catalina Castano vs Gisela Dulko
(q) vs (15)Flavia Pennetta
(12)Nicole Vaidisova vs Emma Laine
Martina Hingis vs (q)
Mara Santangelo vs Maria Kirilenko
(8)Francesca Schiavone bye
(4)Nadia Petrova bye
Katarina Srebotnik vs (sr)Alicia Molik
Nathalie Dechy vs (wc)Tathiana Garbin
Jelena Jankovic vs (14)Elena Likhovtseva
(9)Venus Williams bye
Lucie Safarova vs Kveta Peschke
Klara Koukalova vs Vera Dushevina
(6)Patty Schnyder bye
(7)Svetlana Kuznetsova bye
Anna Smashnova vs Ai Sugiyama
Sofia Arvidsson vs Robera Vinci
(q) vs (10)Anastasia Myskina
(13)Daniela Hantuchova vs Samantha Stosur
(q) vs (q)
Vera zvonareva vs Shahar Peer
(3)Maria Sharapova bye
(5)Elena Dementiva bye
Lourdes Dominguez Lino vs Shuai Peng
Aiko Nakamura vs Marta Domachowska
Virginie Razzano vs (11)Anna-Lena Groenefeld
(16)Dinara Safina vs (q)
(wc)Maria Elena Camerin vs (wc)Nathalie Vierin
Anna Chakvetadze vs (q)
(2)Kim Clijsters bye
Tier4 - winner 4pts. - runner.up 2pts.
(1)Marion Bartoli (FRA) v Sandra Kloesel (GER)
Meghann Shaughnessy (USA) v Aleksandra Wozniak (CAN)
Aranxta Parra Santonja (ESP) v Melinda Czink (HUN)
(6)Ashley Harkleroad (USA) v Camille Pin (FRA)
(3)Emilie Loit (FRA) v Angelique Widjaja (INA)
Ivana Lisjak (CRO) v Anastasia Rodionova (RUS)
Martina Muller (GER) v Conchita Martinez Granados (ESP)
(5)Alyona Bondarenko (UKR) v (wc)Bahia Mouhtassine (MAR)
(7)Jamea Jackson (USA) v Hana Sromova (CZE)
Q v Q
Milagros Sequera (VEN) v Bethanie Mattek (USA)
(4)Na Li (CHN) v Q
(8)Martina Sucha (SVK) v Vania King (USA)
Zi Yan (CHN) v (wc)Selima Sfar (TUN)
Kaia Kanepi (EST) v Antonella Serra Zanetti (ITA)
(2)Jie Zheng (CHN) v Q