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martinafan
Jul 26th, 2004, 06:14 AM
WTA gave her 396.....I gave her 325.

Why am I out by so much??????

195 for winning
35 for d. Serena
35 for d. Venus
35 for d. Petrova
23 for d. her 3rd rd opponent (can't remember who off top of head)
2 for d. her 2nd rd opponet (can't remember)

Can anyone help????

martinafan
Jul 26th, 2004, 08:12 AM
Anyone know????

Gogo123
Jul 26th, 2004, 08:14 AM
It's probably a mistake by them...if you check www.tenniscorner.net they also gave lindsay 325 points

Fantastic
Jul 26th, 2004, 04:25 PM
Whoops! I see you've spotted the error too. I'll go and delete my thread. :)

Fantastic
Jul 26th, 2004, 04:42 PM
Beating Serena and venus are worth more
ONLY in the tournaments when they have used their special seeding
WTA messed up with Stanford as well
This weeks points ARE 396
Last weeks should have been282

Beating Serena 75 not 35
and venus 66 not 35

The problem is the WTA events don't do it consistently. Not every tournament awards the special seeding points to players who beat Venus or Serena. This is the first time either of them have been allocated points based on their special seeding since the Australian Open when Lisa Raymond beat Venus and walked away with 132 bonus points. But I guess the mystery is solved.

!<blocparty>!
Jul 26th, 2004, 05:35 PM
I read on another thread she got 100 points for beating Serena and 66 for Venus? :shrug:

I think the boiled egg posted it.