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Yeah, man, I so wish he gets some luck for a change. His Wimbledon draw was a horror .
One of the few he was lucky with.

Last year played tsonga in 2 of the 4 slams and 8 times overall. This year played Raonic 3 times already, del potro 5 times already.
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Re: The Olympics Draw Thread

When is the draw gonna be made?

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It's started I guess

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When is the draw gonna be made?
From 11am UK time, I believe.

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Re: The Olympics Draw Thread

Any stream??
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Worst draw for Fed or Nole
Karlovic/Raonic/Isner/Berdych or Tsonga (both tougher for Fed than Nole) but Berdych tougher for Fed and tsonga for Nole/Murray
Easiest draw
Kavcic/Klizan/Verdasco or Monaco/Typsarevic, DelPo for Nole/Ferrer
Karlovic is hardly dangerous. He had injury, he was limping on crutches few days ago, he hasnt practiced couple of weeks. Why he even wants to play unprepared ? .Maybe he just wants to enjoy Olympic athmosfere, to be part of big Olympic family.

And he knows if he withdraws, someone from doubles tournamant takes his place, so situation is different than with Nadal or Monfils.Nadal let other Spaniard in, Monfils let other Frenchman in. If Karlo withdrew, he couldnt let other Croat in, maybe it is why he decided to play.

From his twitter yesterday :
`" I`m walking with the limp, but not in a cool way "

"I still feel pain and all, but.. its the Olympics.. so.. WUZZZUUP LONDON?? "
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ITF Olympic Tennis ‏@OlympicsTennis
30 mins until the draw for the Olympic Tennis Event starts.....

I think no stream, just twitter

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It's started I guess
no. UK is one hour behind Europe

we have GMT, you CET. (GMT is the GOAT time btw )

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no. UK is one hour behind Europe

we have GMT, you CET. (GMT is the GOAT time btw )
Of course because Portugal has GMT too.
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Of course because Portugal has GMT too.
GOAT countries right there, UK and Portugal, on a GOAT time

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He probably just hangs about in 2nd place protecting himself with 3 bananas whilst waiting for the person in the lead to get blue shelled.
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GOAT countries right there, UK and Portugal, on a GOAT time
And to think Portugal once owned half of the world. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treaty_of_Tordesillas

Look where we are at now...
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UK is only on GMT (GOAT time) between October and March.

We are currently on BST. 1 hr ahead of GMT.
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Re: The Olympics Draw Thread

Also no stream for draw, but you can follow it on twitter.

http://twitter.com/OlympicsTennis
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Also no stream for draw, but you can follow it on twitter.

http://twitter.com/OlympicsTennis
You can't if twitter is blocked because you're at work.

Would someone be nice and post the draw as it comes out. Thx
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