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post #1 of 8 (permalink) Old 12-23-2005, 11:02 AM Thread Starter
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New rules for double matches

Can anyone explain me the new scoring rules for double matches?
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Re: New rules for double matches

The scoring is best for two tie break sets as normal for the first two. Then if it goes to a third, it immediately goes to a super tibreak set first to 10 points
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Re: New rules for double matches

Also, no-ad scoring. So deuce points are both game and break points

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Re: New rules for double matches

The team that is receiving chooses the side in that final point.
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thx mates!!!
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reading this thread makes me sad
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the people who thought this up suck! Doubles is fun! Don't kill it!

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Re: New rules for double matches

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The team that is receiving chooses the side in that final point.
Yes. It's called "receiver's choice". When I heard it the first time, I didn't understand what it meant .

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