Originally Posted by mer
never thought arithmetic could be such a fascinating thing
why don't they print mathematics school books with ATP ranking issues exposed to the pupils? You know, something like Marat Safin wins the USO, Roger Federer withdraws before the first round, what will their post-USO rankings be?
It's much more interesting than the train A leaving Boringland at 2:30 pm at the speed of X km/hr and the train B leaving Stupidland at 3pm at the speed of Y km/hr, and who the hell cares about when and where they'll meet anyway?
Originally Posted by BelgianWaffle
Well you know how men always like to outdo the others, I'm sure it's just so that Marat can later say that he came from outside the top 100 to the no 1 spot.