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Doha QF: La Monf def. (the non Viktor) Troicki 6-2, 6-3

Not a fan of either, but very sharp performance from Monf, played with a lot more consistent aggression than usual
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Re: Doha QF: La Monf def. (the non Viktor) Troicki 6-2, 6-3

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Re: Doha QF: La Monf def. (the non Viktor) Troicki 6-2, 6-3

Well... I'm happy, I like Monfils and I was pretty sure he would lost this match.
I hope he can win the SF, almost impossible, Rafito knows exactly how to hurt him, remember Tokyo 2010...

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Re: Doha QF: La Monf def. (the non Viktor) Troicki 6-2, 6-3

i remember that match

that shot is still in my mind
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Surprisingly good by Monfils. No clowning around, all sharp, all business. Hopefully the start of a new trend for him.

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always good to see troicki getting trashed, not that good when monfils trashing somebody

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Surprisingly good by Monfils. No clowning around, all sharp, all business. Hopefully the start of a new trend for him.
that's good to hear. I almost had stopped watching Monfils matches because it was NID that he was just going to entertain the crowd rather than try to win..... hopefully if he focuses and finds more of a middle ground between a career and a circus, then it will be worth having some faith in him

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that's good to hear. I almost had stopped watching Monfils matches because it was NID that he was just going to entertain the crowd rather than try to win..... hopefully if he focuses and finds more of a middle ground between a career and a circus, then it will be worth having some faith in him
Even when he plays at his best and plays to win, he gets crushed by the top players so that's not the problem.
See how Djoker destroyed him just before US Open last year despite the fact he played some of his best tennis ever (by his own admission).
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Even when he plays at his best and plays to win, he gets crushed by the top players so that's not the problem.
See how Djoker destroyed him just before US Open last year despite the fact he played some of his best tennis ever (by his own admission).
Djokovic trashed about everyone last year, so I don't think that is fair judgement about Monfils' chances against other top players.
Monfils has managed to score a victory over both Fed and Nadal before.

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Re: Doha QF: La Monf def. (the non Viktor) Troicki 6-2, 6-3

Not of Monclown but I think he did beat Nadull here a few years ago in the SF and went on to lose to Rogie (that may have been in another year). I hope he delivers another such performance and rids us of the injured one.
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Djokovic trashed about everyone last year, so I don't think that is fair judgement about Monfils' chances against other top players.
Monfils has managed to score a victory over both Fed and Nadal before.
He never trashed Federer or even Nadal last year the same way he trashed Monfils,not even close.
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Trocki...God even weep for your fails...
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Wow 62 63 is a beating
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