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Aaaaah they are no longer playing best of five in the final Doubles Q round!!!!!

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The biggest disappointing of the year so far.

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Someone has to care...someone...
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Good for players that are in the final rounds of singles and doubles at the same time.

Two best of 5 sets in back to back days is just wrong.
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Re: Aaaaah they are no longer playing best of five in the final Doubles Q round!!!!!

The slow erosion of tradition

What next? No doubles qualifying? No best of 5 set doubles in the tournament proper?

Super tiebreaks?

GAH!
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The slow erosion of tradition

What next? No doubles qualifying? No best of 5 set doubles in the tournament proper?

Super tiebreaks?

GAH!
Exactly!!!!!
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The slow erosion of tradition

What next? No doubles qualifying? No best of 5 set doubles in the tournament proper?

Super tiebreaks?

GAH!
What about sunday matches?
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That's a shame. Nothing like watching 4 mugs playing doubles for 3 hours.
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That's a shame. Nothing like watching 4 mugs playing doubles for 3 hours.
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Doubles is shit.

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I'm crushed.

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What about sunday matches?
They play a final on Sunday.
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how about singles?

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They play a final on Sunday.
ok, but the sunday in the first week is a holy one, isn´t it?
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The slow erosion of tradition

What next? No doubles qualifying? No best of 5 set doubles in the tournament proper?

Super tiebreaks?

GAH!
agreed..
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