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 u
p at a Tournament
Grand Slams: maximum 100 points - but never reached so far
IndianWells+Miami: maximum (TBD)
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
if some seed withdraw the Draw might be changed, so please keep yourself up to date with the Draw. i will try to update the Thread if there are any changes as soon as possible. If we have any Major Changes then i will inform you with PM.
so please check your PM Inbox the next few days and try to be online as often you can. Good luck
Tier II - Winner 8 points - RunnerUp 4 points
(1)KUZNETSOVA, Svetlana (RUS) vs. bye
RADWANSKA, Agnieszka (POL) vs. SUGIYAMA, Ai (JPN)
LOIT, Emilie (FRA) vs. Q
SCHIAVONE, Francesca (ITA) vs. (5)SCHNYDER, Patty (SUI)
(3)BARTOLI, Marion (FRA) vs. bye
POUTCHKOVA, Olga (RUS) vs. Q
Q vs. (WC)HARKLEROAD, Ashley (USA)
SANTANGELO, Mara (ITA) vs. (6)DEMENTIEVA, Elena (RUS)
(7)BAMMER, Sybille (AUT) vs. SHAUGHNESSY, Meghann (USA)
MULLER, Martina (GER) vs. DANIILIDOU, Eleni (GRE)
GARBIN, Tathiana (ITA) vs. (WC)KING, Vania (USA)
(4)SAFINA, Dinara (RUS) vs. bye
(8)BONDARENKO, Alona (UKR) vs. Q
MIRZA, Sania (IND) vs. MEDINA GARRIGUES, Anabel (ESP)
Q vs. STOSUR, Samantha (AUS)
(2)HANTUCHOVA, Daniela (SVK) vs. bye
Tier IV - Winner 4 points - RunnerUp 2 points
since this tournament has just 16 players the Draw will be out late
so good luck with the entry-List
the blue player should be the top7 seeded players
Forest Hills Entry List
1 F TU Meilen USA 41
2 F VINCI Roberta ITA 44
3 F DULKO Gisela ARG 49
4 F DECHY Nathalie FRA 52
5 F LIKHOVTSEVA Elena RUS 55
6 F RAZZANO Virginie FRA 56
7 F NAKAMURA Aiko JPN 57
8 F VESNINA Elena RUS 58
9 F MORIGAMI Akiko JPN 60
10 F CHAN Yung-jan TPE 62
11 F BREMOND Severine FRA 63
12 F DUSHEVINA Vera RUS 64
13 F CRAYBAS Jill USA 65
14 F KUDRYAVTSEVA Alla RUS 66
15 F MOLIK Alicia AUS 68
Deadline: Monday 20th August 11pm CET
Late Entry Deadline: Tuesday 21st August 11pm CET