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Re: Puerto Rican hope Monica Puig

Wikipedia isn't always a reliable source.

They don't even have a source. She may play there, but I doubt she has already committed.
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It's official Monica will play at Auckland. In the official page of the Auckland Open, specifically in the Venus article it says:

"The NZ Festival of Tennis is thrilled to announce that one of the world's most accomplished tennis stars, Venus Williams, will join the 2014 ASB Classic field. Venus joins fellow players Ana Ivanovic, Laura Robson and Monica Puig in what is shaping up to be the strongest ASB Classic field yet.

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It's official Monica will play at Auckland. In the official page of the Auckland Open, specifically in the Venus article it says:

"The NZ Festival of Tennis is thrilled to announce that one of the world's most accomplished tennis stars, Venus Williams, will join the 2014 ASB Classic field. Venus joins fellow players Ana Ivanovic, Laura Robson and Monica Puig in what is shaping up to be the strongest ASB Classic field yet.
I think this isn't the best decision she can make because she needs to defend 60 points of Brisbane. She will need to reach quarter-finals at Auckland for not losing points (winning 10...).

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Well I think Auckland an good choice I made Brisbane going be an pack field with almost all the top 20 player by her playing Auckland she might have a fair chance too make an QF-SF due too the fact the only big names playing there so far as we know so far is Ana Ivanovic, Laura Robson & Venus Williams. But if she was too play Brisbane she could play an top seeded player in first round like Sernea or Vika so yeah I think Auckland an Great Choice to start the year off

S. Williams (21) ♦ V. Williams (7) ♦ Vika (2) ♦ Kvitová (2) ♦ Kerber (1) ♦ Muguruza (1) ♦ Ivanovic (1) ♦
C. Wozniacki ♦ A. Radwanska ♦ S. Halep ♦ B. Bencic ♦ S. Stephens ♦ M. Keys ♦ Domi Cibulkova ♦ G. Bouchard ♦ L. Robson ♦ N. Osaka ♦ J. Ostapenko ♦ A. Konjuh ♦ D. Vekic ♦ M. Puig ♦ V. Duval ♦ T. Townsend ♦ L. Chirico ♦ F. Abanda ♦ S. Samir ♦ F. Stollár ♦ T. Andrianjafitrimo
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Well I think Auckland an good choice I made Brisbane going be an pack field with almost all the top 20 player by her playing Auckland she might have a fair chance too make an QF-SF due too the fact the only big names playing there so far as we know so far is Ana Ivanovic, Laura Robson & Venus Williams. But if she was too play Brisbane she could play an top seeded player in first round like Sernea or Vika so yeah I think Auckland an Great Choice to start the year off
Well, that's right... Playing Serena or Vika in the 1st round will be tough, very tough!

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THis year I think she should play some more International event she might can have better chance at making an final, I think playing
Hobart or Sydney next would be an good idea as well consider the field there usually be weak

S. Williams (21) ♦ V. Williams (7) ♦ Vika (2) ♦ Kvitová (2) ♦ Kerber (1) ♦ Muguruza (1) ♦ Ivanovic (1) ♦
C. Wozniacki ♦ A. Radwanska ♦ S. Halep ♦ B. Bencic ♦ S. Stephens ♦ M. Keys ♦ Domi Cibulkova ♦ G. Bouchard ♦ L. Robson ♦ N. Osaka ♦ J. Ostapenko ♦ A. Konjuh ♦ D. Vekic ♦ M. Puig ♦ V. Duval ♦ T. Townsend ♦ L. Chirico ♦ F. Abanda ♦ S. Samir ♦ F. Stollár ♦ T. Andrianjafitrimo
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THis year I think she should play some more International event she might can have better chance at making an final, I think playing
Hobart or Sydney next would be an good idea as well consider the field there usually be weak
Yeah! Let's see if she can win her 1st title!

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Yeah! Let's see if she can win her 1st title!
That is right, that is all she can do, right? Win against weak competition, right? With fans like you guys, I don't think I would want to have any!
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^ What,If you can read we were Saying that she should play couple International event this year too make her first final or win her first title and get the feel of winning an title & also help out her ranking noone said she shouldn't play any big event we just said that Brisbane gonna be an packed field an she can run into player like Vika or Rena in the first round while she can have a better chance in making QF-F at Auckland plus she have alot points too defend early part of the year. Also what kinda fan are u that you don't even wanna see her win an title even in an weak competition

S. Williams (21) ♦ V. Williams (7) ♦ Vika (2) ♦ Kvitová (2) ♦ Kerber (1) ♦ Muguruza (1) ♦ Ivanovic (1) ♦
C. Wozniacki ♦ A. Radwanska ♦ S. Halep ♦ B. Bencic ♦ S. Stephens ♦ M. Keys ♦ Domi Cibulkova ♦ G. Bouchard ♦ L. Robson ♦ N. Osaka ♦ J. Ostapenko ♦ A. Konjuh ♦ D. Vekic ♦ M. Puig ♦ V. Duval ♦ T. Townsend ♦ L. Chirico ♦ F. Abanda ♦ S. Samir ♦ F. Stollár ♦ T. Andrianjafitrimo
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Re: Puerto Rican hope Monica Puig

I doubt her first title comes at a Slam , Boricua#1 , only Kuerten can do that so she has to start somewhere , chill out !

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Yeah That All I saying you have too start from the bottom too get too the top and going deep or winning those small event will give her point and move her up the ranking so when she play big event she be seeded. Question do anyone know who Monica Coach

S. Williams (21) ♦ V. Williams (7) ♦ Vika (2) ♦ Kvitová (2) ♦ Kerber (1) ♦ Muguruza (1) ♦ Ivanovic (1) ♦
C. Wozniacki ♦ A. Radwanska ♦ S. Halep ♦ B. Bencic ♦ S. Stephens ♦ M. Keys ♦ Domi Cibulkova ♦ G. Bouchard ♦ L. Robson ♦ N. Osaka ♦ J. Ostapenko ♦ A. Konjuh ♦ D. Vekic ♦ M. Puig ♦ V. Duval ♦ T. Townsend ♦ L. Chirico ♦ F. Abanda ♦ S. Samir ♦ F. Stollár ♦ T. Andrianjafitrimo
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Re: Puerto Rican hope Monica Puig

playing in a weak field a winning strategy?
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Yeah for Now I mean every young player do it What is so wrong with playing an weak event example ?

S. Williams (21) ♦ V. Williams (7) ♦ Vika (2) ♦ Kvitová (2) ♦ Kerber (1) ♦ Muguruza (1) ♦ Ivanovic (1) ♦
C. Wozniacki ♦ A. Radwanska ♦ S. Halep ♦ B. Bencic ♦ S. Stephens ♦ M. Keys ♦ Domi Cibulkova ♦ G. Bouchard ♦ L. Robson ♦ N. Osaka ♦ J. Ostapenko ♦ A. Konjuh ♦ D. Vekic ♦ M. Puig ♦ V. Duval ♦ T. Townsend ♦ L. Chirico ♦ F. Abanda ♦ S. Samir ♦ F. Stollár ♦ T. Andrianjafitrimo
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Re: Puerto Rican hope Monica Puig

i Think what Ya need too understand & look at it as it not about just playing weak field, if she just play Premier event like I said before she will nine time outta ten draw an seeded player in the first round like Vika, Serena, Maria, Aga so on which can cause many first round loses and also her dropping down in the ranking but if she is too play 4-5 International this year she have an better chance in making an QF-F or even winning an title or two which can help her raise in the ranking an also be seeded for events like IW & Miami where she wont have too face player like Serena & Vika in the first round, is she seeded she will play them in the 3rd-F so that the point of playing International to help the ranking too be an seeded player at event like Premier & Slam where she won't have too face seeded players so early & to win her first title. I think she should play some dubs this year as well too help her get better at the net & volley but she should just play dubs at slams and events like IW & Miami

S. Williams (21) ♦ V. Williams (7) ♦ Vika (2) ♦ Kvitová (2) ♦ Kerber (1) ♦ Muguruza (1) ♦ Ivanovic (1) ♦
C. Wozniacki ♦ A. Radwanska ♦ S. Halep ♦ B. Bencic ♦ S. Stephens ♦ M. Keys ♦ Domi Cibulkova ♦ G. Bouchard ♦ L. Robson ♦ N. Osaka ♦ J. Ostapenko ♦ A. Konjuh ♦ D. Vekic ♦ M. Puig ♦ V. Duval ♦ T. Townsend ♦ L. Chirico ♦ F. Abanda ♦ S. Samir ♦ F. Stollár ♦ T. Andrianjafitrimo
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Re: Puerto Rican hope Monica Puig

In what ranking the AO cut-off is made?

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