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"Still without a title, but with a better game" Doha 2010 thread! Final loss to Davy

Doha 2010 draw:
http://www.atpworldtour.com/posting/2010/451/mds.pdf

[1] Roger Federer (SUI) - Christophe Rochus (BEL)
Evgeny Korolev (RUS) - Martin Vassallo Arguello (ARG)
Oscar Hernandez (ESP) - Andreas Seppi (ITA)
Ernests Gulbis (LAT) - [6] Albert Montanes (ESP)

[3] Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) - Qualifier
Paolo Lorenzi (ITA) - Marco Chiudinelli (SUI)
Daniel Koellerer (AUT) - Qualifier
Fabio Fognini (ITA) - [7] Ivo Karlovic (CRO)

[5] Viktor Troicki (SRB) - Daniel Gimeno-Traver (ESP)
Olivier Rochus (BEL) - [WC] Abdulla Al Haji (QAT)
[WC] Karim Maamoun (EGY) - Lukasz Kubot (POL)
Sergiy Stakhovsky (UKR) - [4] Mikhail Youzhny (RUS)

[8] Guillermo Garcia-Lopez (ESP) - Qualifier
Qualifier - [WC] Younes El Aynaoui (MAR)
Frederico Gil (POR) - Potito Starace (ITA)
Simone Bolelli (ITA) - [2] Rafael Nadal (ESP)

Rafa couldn't get an easier draw! Davo, Karlovic and Gulbis on Roger's side.

Doubles draw:
http://www.atpworldtour.com/posting/2010/451/mdd.pdf

Rafa will defend title with Marc Lopez and they will play against Fyrstenberg/Matkowski in R1.

He will play doubles on Monday and singles on Tuesday.

Vamos Rafa!


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TOTAL TOURNAMENTS WON: 73 (53 CLAY), (30 MASTERS 1000)

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HAAS, MONFILS, THIEM, DIMITROV,
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GOAT: PETE SAMPRAS

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

Nice draw for Rafa
Good luck, our champ

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

No MIT this year?


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CAREER GRAND SLAM: 1 AO, 10 RG, 2 WIM, 2 US
TOTAL TOURNAMENTS WON: 73 (53 CLAY), (30 MASTERS 1000)

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

Marc Lopez withdrew from second round of qualies
Does anybody know wheater Rafa will play doubles in that situation ?

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

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Marc Lopez withdrew from second round of qualies
Does anybody know wheater Rafa will play doubles in that situation ?
I think I have never seen anybody to withdraw from singles and to play doubles... So I don't think they will play!


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CAREER GRAND SLAM: 1 AO, 10 RG, 2 WIM, 2 US
TOTAL TOURNAMENTS WON: 73 (53 CLAY), (30 MASTERS 1000)

JUAN MARTIN DEL POTRO
HAAS, MONFILS, THIEM, DIMITROV,
KUBOT, JANOWICZ, PRZYSIĘŻNY, MAJCHRZAK

GOAT: PETE SAMPRAS
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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

Metis, you'll keep organizing MIT, won't you?

My prediction: final

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

Let's start the season from the high note - Youzhny is out so, win for me

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

MIT: Win
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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

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No MIT this year?
Quote:
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Metis, you'll keep organizing MIT, won't you?
OK I thought there might be a significant drop in participation. We'll see how it goes.



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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

Awful thread title. Far too positive considering Rafa's nightmare draw.

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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

I go with the final.


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CAREER GRAND SLAM: 1 AO, 10 RG, 2 WIM, 2 US
TOTAL TOURNAMENTS WON: 73 (53 CLAY), (30 MASTERS 1000)

JUAN MARTIN DEL POTRO
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hmmmm... WIN for me
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Re: Taking winning routine from Abu Dhabi to Doha! Doha 2010 thread!

Final.

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