Genie Bouchard of TF
The "Race" is a year-long competition to see who is best at picking WTA tour event winners.
Like the tour, the "Race" continues right up to the WTA finals.
Come and join "Race the Game"
you don´t need to commit for this Game, just post your picks and you are in
How to Enter:
Pick two women for each event.
One pick MUST be 8th seed or unseeded
if you pick a seeded player, please post her seed # behind her Name
just post your picks here in this thread
you can change your picks til deadline as often you want, but please don´t "edit" your original post - please post new
you can also change your picks til "Late Entry Deadline" but then it will count as "Late Entry"
what if my picked player withdraw late?
withdrew is a part of the game
so don´t post any replacement picks before one of your picks withdraw
if your picked player withdraw after deadline it is bad luck for you.
so take this in consideration when you post your picks.
you get points if you picked the Winner or the Runner up at a Tournament
Grand Slams: maximum 100 points - but never reached so far
IndianWells+Miami: maximum 30 points
Tier I: Winner 10 - Runner up 5
Tier II: Winner 8 - Runner up 4
Tier III: Winner 6 - Runner up 3
Tier IV: Winner 4 - Runner up 2
"Late Entry" Rule:
each player can make a "Late Entry" 3 times per year.
"late entry - Deadline" is 24 hours after regular Deadline!!!
no "late entries" at Grand Slams
Winner - 10 points
RunnerUp - 05 points
Winner - 04 points
RunnerUp - 02 points
Bartoli Marion FRA (1) vs. Pliskova Kristyna CZE (WC)
Kutuzova Viktoria UKR vs. Brianti Alberta ITA
Kloesel Sandra GER vs. Tanasugarn Tamarine THA
Gajdošová Jarmila SVK vs. Rodionova Anastasia RUS (8)
Poutchkova Olga RUS (3) vs. Pliskova Karolina CZE (WC)
Pironkova Tzvetana BUL vs. Schruff Julia GER
Qualifier vs. Qualifier
Sun Tiantian CHN vs. Razzano Virginie FRA (7)
Morigami Akiko JPN (6) vs. Benesova Iveta CZE (WC)
Ditty Julie USA vs. Sequera Milagros VEN
Pin Camille FRA vs. Castano Catalina COL
Meusburger Yvonne AUT vs. Krajicek Michaella NED (4)
Dechy Nathalie FRA (5) vs. Qualifier
Suchá Martina SVK vs. Azarenka Victoria BLR
Oprandi Romina ITA vs. Craybas Jill USA
Qualifier vs. Dulko Gisela ARG (2)
Deadline: Monday 7th May 11pm CET
Late Entry Deadline: Tueday 8th May 11pm CET