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Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« on: April 05, 2009, 04:30:10 PM »
[1] BLAKE, James USA vs CANAS, Guillermo ARG
[WC] DENT, Taylor USA vs DANIEL, Marcos BRA
KOROLEV, Evgeny RUS vs MAYER, Leonardo ARG
GIMENO-TRAVER, Daniel ESP vs [8] GONZALEZ, Maximo ARG

[4] CHARDY, Jeremy FRA vs QUALIFIER
GARCIA-LOPEZ, Guillermo ESP vs QUALIFIER
ROITMAN, Sergio ARG vs CALLERI, Agustin ARG
HEWITT, Lleyton AUS vs [7] JUNQUEIRA, Diego ARG

[5] QUERREY, Sam USA vs CAPDEVILLE, Paul CHI
[WC] ISNER, John USA vs QUALIFIER
ANDERSON, Kevin RSA vs ODESNIK, Wayne USA
KENDRICK, Robert USA vs [3] MELZER, Jurgen AUT

[6] GRANOLLERS, Marcel ESP vs DABUL, Brian ARG
[WC] HAAS, Tommy GER vs GREMELMAYR, Denis GER
QUALIFIER vs ANDUJAR, Pablo ESP
PHAU, Bjorn GER vs [2] FISH, Mardy USA

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Picks are due by start of play tomorrow, around 12 PM Eastern time.



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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #1 on: April 05, 2009, 04:35:48 PM »
Round 1

Canas
Daniel
Korolev
Gonzalez
Chardy
GGL
Calleri
Hewitt
Querrey
Qualifier
Odesnik
Melzer
Granollers
Haas
Qualifier
Fish

Round 2

Canas
Korolev
Chardy
Hewitt
Querrey
Melzer
Granollers
Fish

Quarterfinals

Korolev (I hate to pick Chardy over my Z but I have to give Jeremy the edge on clay :( )
Chardy
Melzer
Granollers

Semifinals

Chardy
Melzer

Final

Allez Jeremy!
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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #2 on: April 05, 2009, 04:38:41 PM »
Round 1
CANAS, Guillermo ARG
DANIEL, Marcos BRA
KOROLEV, Evgeny RUS
[8] GONZALEZ, Maximo ARG

[4] CHARDY, Jeremy FRA
GARCIA-LOPEZ, Guillermo ESP
CALLERI, Agustin ARG
HEWITT, Lleyton AUS

[5] QUERREY, Sam USA
[WC] ISNER, John USA
ANDERSON, Kevin RSA
MELZER, Jurgen AUT

[6] GRANOLLERS, Marcel ESP
[WC] HAAS, Tommy GER
ANDUJAR, Pablo ESP
FISH, Mardy USA

Round 2
Canas
Gonzalez
Chardy
Hewitt
Querrey
Melzer
Granollers
Andujar

QF

Canas
Chardy
Querrey
Granollers

SF
Chardy
Granollers

F
Granollers


I really don't know who is good/bad on clay, I forget every year :dunno:

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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #3 on: April 05, 2009, 04:40:33 PM »
Granollers won it last year so I guess you knew that. :))



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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #4 on: April 05, 2009, 04:42:24 PM »
Granollers won it last year so I guess you knew that. :))

Had no idea, just saw he was Spanish and recall him having major topspin on his shots :)

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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #5 on: April 05, 2009, 05:20:58 PM »
Granollers won it last year so I guess you knew that. :))

Had no idea, just saw he was Spanish and recall him having major topspin on his shots :)
he is a good friend of Murray, trained together in their teens at RCTB.
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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #6 on: April 05, 2009, 05:26:21 PM »
1ST ROUND
[1] BLAKE, James
[WC] DENT, Taylor
KOROLEV, Evgeny
GIMENO-TRAVER, Daniel
[4] CHARDY, Jeremy
GARCIA-LOPEZ, Guillermo
CALLERI, Agustin
HEWITT, Lleyton
[5] QUERREY, Sam
[WC] ISNER, John
ODESNIK, Wayne
MELZER, Jurgen
[6] GRANOLLERS, Marcel
[WC] HAAS, Tommy
ANDUJAR, Pablo
[2] FISH, Mardy

2ND ROUND
BLAKE, James
KOROLEV, Evgeny
CHARDY, Jeremy
HEWITT, Lleyton
QUERREY, Sam
MELZER, Jurgen
GRANOLLERS, Marcel
FISH, Mardy

QF
KOROLEV, Evgeny
CHARDY, Jeremy
MELZER, Jurgen
GRANOLLERS, Marcel

SF
CHARDY, Jeremy
MELZER, Jurgen

CHAMPION
MELZER, Jurgen
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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #7 on: April 06, 2009, 07:02:15 AM »
1st Round:
Blake
Dent
Korolev
Gonzalez
Chardy
Garcia Lopez
Roitman
Hewitt
Querrey
Isner
Odesnik
Melzer
Granollers
Haas
Qualifier
Fish

2nd Round:
Blake
Korolev
Chardy
Hewitt
Isner
Melzer
Haas
Fish

QF's:
Blake
Hewitt
Isner
Haas

SF's:
Blake
Haas

Final:
Tommy Haas
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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #8 on: April 06, 2009, 09:24:38 AM »
rnd 1

Blake
Dent
Mayer
Gimeno-Traver
Chardy
Qualifier
Roitman
Hewitt
Querrey
Qualifier
Odesnik
Melzer
Granollers
Grememayr
Andujar
Phau

rnd 2

Blake
Gimeno-Traver
Chardy
Hewitt
Querrey
Odesnik
Granollers
Phau

QFs

Blake
Hewitt
Odesnik
Granollers

SFs

Hewitt
Granollers

Final

Granollers

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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #9 on: April 06, 2009, 02:20:37 PM »
I know some play have started so if I'm too late - that's cool... but here are my picks:

Round 1:
Blake
Daniel
Korolev
Gonzalez
Chardy
Garcia-Lopez
Calleri
Hewitt
Querrey
Isner
Odesnik
Meltzer
Granollers
Hass
Andujar
Fish

2nd Round
Blake
Korolev
Chardy
Calleri
Querrey
Meltzer
Hass
Fish

QF
Blake
Calleri
Meltzer
Hass

SF
Blake
Hass

F
Blake

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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #10 on: April 07, 2009, 06:55:03 AM »
Very optimistic as always Dallas,I like It  :))
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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #11 on: April 08, 2009, 10:11:29 AM »
Well since Blake lost the first round... throw everything out the window! :rofl_2:

I do hope Haas gets through though.

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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #12 on: April 08, 2009, 02:49:49 PM »
my champion Melzer only won 4 games in his second round match!!  :rofl_2: :rofl_2: :rofl_2:
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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #13 on: April 08, 2009, 03:46:17 PM »
my champion Melzer only won 4 games in his second round match!!  :rofl_2: :rofl_2: :rofl_2:

I had Odesnik beating Melzer tho  :whistle:

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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #14 on: April 08, 2009, 05:07:53 PM »
Well I picked Blake to win the entire thing and he didn't get out of the first round! :rofl_2:

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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #15 on: April 08, 2009, 05:17:11 PM »
My champion AND my finalist were blown OUT of the water today. :shut-up:



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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #16 on: April 08, 2009, 07:28:06 PM »
Well,strange facts you guys have,,maybe this is chance for Lugburz and Tommy Haas to do well  :))
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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #17 on: April 08, 2009, 10:27:45 PM »
Round 1 Leaderboard

1. Lugburz: 12
2. conchita: 11
3. BGT: 10
4. Borovnia, Dallas, Somil: 9



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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #18 on: April 08, 2009, 10:31:12 PM »
My champion AND my finalist were blown OUT of the water today. :shut-up:
merci BGT!!!  :rofl_2: :rofl_2: :rofl_2:
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Re: Week 10: US Men's Clay Court Championships (Houston)
« Reply #19 on: April 09, 2009, 07:59:52 AM »
Way to go Lugzy !  :grind dance:  :))
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