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MarkNL
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:11 PM
Flavia :cheer:

Had a small choke leading 5-3* final set but finished it :)

Valanga
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:13 PM
Flavia :D

Cibulkova was up a break twice 2*-1 + 3*-2 but couldn't finish it

Madoka
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:13 PM
flavia tried to choke, but eventually won it :)

she has a good draw, i hope she wont waste it !!

forza !!

edificio
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:17 PM
Why is Gabriel Urpi out?

Glad Flavia pulled through. Patches of great play from her.

Fantasy Hero
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:18 PM
mental strenght was missed tonight in Doha...did anyone know where those two girls left it? :lol:

anw Flavia did a nice job closing it out, she had more winners and less errors and still was one step away from losing :lol:

Shvedbarilescu
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:21 PM
My impression of the match was that it was surprisingly low quality, although nevertheless entertaining for its competitiveness and the likability of the players involved. That impression was pretty much confirmed when Flavia was interviewed. It was pretty obvious from the interview that while relieved and happy to have got through Flavia was not pleased at all with how she played.

Trih
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:26 PM
Flavia! :rocker2:
Awful quality match really. Flavia choked away the whole second and tried to choke again in the third, but Domi did a better work at it. :tape:
Anyway the draw is quite good for Flavia, if she finds the form she needs, because of the recent stop with the back injury, she could go further. :)

Fantasy Hero
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:27 PM
^ flavia is a rythm player so i'm not surprised she didn't play well ;)

HOS
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:41 PM
Ye ah

Dado90
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:54 PM
terrible match :lol: both girls tried with efforts to lose it...Domi successed in it :tape:

Good for Flavia's confidence :yeah: but I think she won't go further here in Doha :sobbing:

plokploky
Feb 14th, 2012, 07:54 PM
oh thank god. I was worried when domi kept breaking her, but domi choked on cue each time. Few.

Fantasy Hero
Feb 14th, 2012, 08:08 PM
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-k9WcKnpUpiM/TzrI2wi8ApI/AAAAAAAAACQ/A48-DR6qB4o/s513/pennetta_doha_2011.gif

Beny
Feb 14th, 2012, 08:16 PM
What a bad Doha day for Slovak players. Domi sucks lately and Daniela never wins after having won Pattaya though

volta
Feb 14th, 2012, 08:22 PM
WTF are you doing Domi :o

Congratz Flavia i guess *sigh*

FORZA SARITA
Feb 14th, 2012, 08:51 PM
SF to defend :tape:

Madoka
Feb 14th, 2012, 08:54 PM
SF to defend :tape:

she may even do it, oh wait, we are talking about pennetta, she will find a way to screw the draw.

FORZA SARITA
Feb 14th, 2012, 09:03 PM
she may even do it, oh wait, we are talking about pennetta, she will find a way to screw the draw.

katya will beat her easily :lol:

Tomic
Feb 14th, 2012, 09:10 PM
Domi aint been right since losing to Wozniacki early this year or maybe she still happy about winning her maiden title from last her :oh:


Anyway get it together Domi you can be gaining some easy points

Sombrerero loco
Feb 14th, 2012, 09:52 PM
thanks god she won :hearts: