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Old Jan 9th, 2013, 06:26 PM   #91
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Re: Which was Serena's easiest road to a Slam title?

Why don't people seem to realize that Sereta ALWAYS has a cakewalk draw not because she draws scrubs, but because she is a billion steps above EVERYONE else.
Put the question this way, other than Enna and St. Kimberle (both long since gone and forgotten), who exactly would be a NON-cakewalk draw for Sereta ? Azarenka ? No. Sharapova ? Hell No. Ludmilla ? Don't make me laugh.
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Old Jan 9th, 2013, 06:38 PM   #92
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Totally off-topic, but considering that the USO QF last year was VIP's first GS QF in 4 years, I think it's safe to say that this wasn't one of VIP's "slump" periods.

That scrub's whole career has just been one big "slump".
This is off-topic too.

I know that every single time you write something like this, people bring poor Tsvetana into a discussion, but it's just hard to resist. Calling Ivanovic a scrub, while your fave is a girl who couldn't reach top 30 even with a slam SF points in her ranking, that's just priceless. While slumping Ana is a top 15 player.
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Old Jan 9th, 2013, 06:55 PM   #93
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Re: Which was Serena's easiest road to a Slam title?

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Errani on HC is more of a cakewalk than on clay court, that's not even a question.
Errani in a final is easier than Vika who had just beaten Masha and who's the reigning oz open champ?
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Why don't people seem to realize that Sereta ALWAYS has a cakewalk draw not because she draws scrubs, but because she is a billion steps above EVERYONE else.
Put the question this way, other than Enna and St. Kimberle (both long since gone and forgotten), who exactly would be a NON-cakewalk draw for Sereta ? Azarenka ? No. Sharapova ? Hell No. Ludmilla ? Don't make me laugh.
Exactly...Serena is THAT great, but people just won't see it.
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I'm sorry how does one barely win four majors?
When you have 15 majors, 4 majors is pocket-change, no?!
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Old Jan 9th, 2013, 07:48 PM   #96
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Re: Which was Serena's easiest road to a Slam title?

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Errani on every surface is a cakewalk. And Azarenka in a final on HC>>>>>
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Errani in a final is easier than Vika who had just beaten Masha and who's the reigning oz open champ?
That was absolutely not the point, so far we were just arguing about Errani and she is indeed a bigger cakewalk on HC than she is on clay and I think we've seen this on the respective surfaces this year.

I'm not comparing Maria's FO draw and Serena's USO draw because it's true that having Vika in the final was a big challenge and if I wanted to compare their draws I would have mentioned Kvitova because we all know she is a more talented player than Vika and a more dangerous one too I would have certainly not mentioned Errani
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That was absolutely not the point, so far we were just arguing about Errani and she is indeed a bigger cakewalk on HC than she is on clay and I think we've seen this on the respective surfaces this year.

I'm not comparing Maria's FO draw and Serena's USO draw because it's true that having Vika in the final was a big challenge and if I wanted to compare their draws I would have mentioned Kvitova because we all know she is a more talented player than Vika and a more dangerous one too I would have certainly not mentioned Errani
Being more talented doesn't even mean that you are more dangerous or a toughest draw, heck it doesn't even mean you're a good player.
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That was absolutely not the point, so far we were just arguing about Errani and she is indeed a bigger cakewalk on HC than she is on clay and I think we've seen this on the respective surfaces this year.

I'm not comparing Maria's FO draw and Serena's USO draw because it's true that having Vika in the final was a big challenge and if I wanted to compare their draws I would have mentioned Kvitova because we all know she is a more talented player than Vika and a more dangerous one too I would have certainly not mentioned Errani
Last year? Well, considering Maria went 3-0 against Petra, while going 2-4 against Vika...clearly that dispells your logic. Nice try though.
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This is off-topic too.

I know that every single time you write something like this, people bring poor Tsvetana into a discussion, but it's just hard to resist. Calling Ivanovic a scrub, while your fave is a girl who couldn't reach top 30 even with a slam SF points in her ranking, that's just priceless. While slumping Ana is a top 15 player.
Yeah, "slumping Ana". The perennial "slump" of the tour. Last time I checked, slumps don't last for 4 fucking years.

And I wouldn't even bother talking priceless when it comes to VIP's career either. Do you really have time to hear about all those embarrassing losses from somebody who used to be ranked #1 and won a GS?
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Last year? Well, considering Maria went 3-0 against Petra, while going 2-4 against Vika...clearly that dispells your logic. Nice try though.
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Being more talented doesn't even mean that you are more dangerous or a toughest draw, heck it doesn't even mean you're a good player.
In this case, it does. Kvitova will always be a bigger threat on clay than Vika will ever be. I'm not even sure that Vika will ever reach FO semis.
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Why don't people seem to realize that Sereta ALWAYS has a cakewalk draw not because she draws scrubs, but because she is a billion steps above EVERYONE else.
Put the question this way, other than Enna and St. Kimberle (both long since gone and forgotten), who exactly would be a NON-cakewalk draw for Sereta ? Azarenka ? No. Sharapova ? Hell No. Ludmilla ? Don't make me laugh.
St. Kimberly won as much matches vs Serena as Sharapova. Juju also only 2 matches outside clay
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When you have 15 majors, 4 majors is pocket-change, no?!
no , it's like Warren Buffet has 60 bln $ and you have 10bln $. Are you poor and need support from Obama and his pension reforms?
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When you have 15 majors, 4 majors is pocket-change, no?!
That doesn't make any sense. Obviously 15 is far more than four, but I don't understand why Serena having 15 majors means Maria has barely four
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