Guess who the qualifiers are and who they beat in the final round of qualifying (through analyzing the draw)
Points are awarded for:
7 - for guessing each correct qualifier and the player they beat to qualify
5 - for guessing each qualifier (but not the beaten finalist)
4 - for guessing both players in each final qualifying match
(but not the correct winner)
2 - for guessing one correct player in the final qualifying match
All points earned in this event will count towards Year-End Ranking.
[ Q-Ball ranking as of 27th August 2012. (http://www.tennisforum.com/showpost.php?p=22088806&postcount=72) ]
Please ensure that you submit your picks before the start of the qualifying tournament; any picks posted after will not be counted.
Scores will be posted at the completion of the qualification event.
Enjoy the game and good luck everyone :)
Sep 7th, 2012, 01:26 PM
(1)Olga Puchkova (RUS) v Daria Gavrilova (RUS)
Polina Pekhova (BLR) v Valeria Solovieva (RUS)
(wc)Mayya Katsitadze (RUS) v Ekaterina Yashina (RUS)
Paula Kania (POL) v (8)Ekaterina Bychkova (RUS)
(2)Alla Kudryavtseva (RUS) v Kateryna Kozlova (UKR)
Anna Chakvetadze (RUS) v Irina Buryachok (UKR)
Lyudmyla Kichenok (UKR) v Valentyna Ivakhnenko (UKR)
(wc)Alina Abdurakhimova (UZB) v (7)Cagla Buyukakcay (TUR)
(3)Bibiane Schoofs (NED) v Ksenia Lykina (RUS)
Vesna Dolonc (SRB) v (wc)Arina Folts (UZB)
Ksenia Palkina (KGZ) v Sofia Shapatava (GEO)
Oksana Kalashnikova (GEO) v (5)Marta Sirotkina (RUS)
(4)Monica Puig (PUR) v Madalina Gojnea (ROU)
Margarita Gasparyan (RUS) v (wc)Polina Merenkova (UZB)
Nadiya Kichenok (UKR) v Donna Vekic (CRO)
Alexandra Artamonova (RUS) v (6)Noppawan Lertcheewakarn (THA)
Sep 7th, 2012, 01:36 PM
Bychkova d. Solovieva
Chakvetadze d. Buyukakcay
Dolonc d. Sirotkina
Vekic d. Puig
Sep 7th, 2012, 01:46 PM
(1)Olga Puchkova (RUS) d. Paula Kania (POL)
Anna Chakvetadze (RUS) d. (7)Cagla Buyukakcay (TUR)
Vesna Dolonc (SRB) d. (5)Marta Sirotkina (RUS)
Donna Vekic (CRO) d. (4)Monica Puig
If there are any mistakes please let me know! :scared: :wavey:
Sep 11th, 2012, 09:45 PM
I'm not a friend of picking the seeds always, but AS AN EXPERIMENT I picked the top 4 seeds to qualify and with wins over the next best seeds.
So only seeds. The so called better player always win.
I know there was Chakvetadze but I really thought Kudryatseva could beat her.
(1)Olga Puchkova d. (8)Ekaterina Bychkova
(2)Alla Kudryavtseva d. (7)Cagla Buyukakcay
(3)Bibiane Schoofs d. (5)Marta Sirotkina
(4)Monica Puig d. (6)Noppawan Lertcheewakarn