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Re: Tennis Tipping #16c - Rome - Draws posted!

Edit: didn't read your las post. Sorry

Brizzi dind't play. Naso entered as LL so that game won't count for TT.

There is talking about another possible LL if Lorenzi finally pulls out of the tournament.

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Re: Tennis Tipping #16c - Rome - Draws posted!

Updated Diffs after Brizzi and Lorenzi's withdrawals

Second Round
Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: 9


00:00 |(1)Mincheff (BUL) vs. ibreak4coffee (CAN)
Rosol 2-0, Ungur 2-0, Brzezicki 2-1, Eitzinger 2-1 vs. Koellerer 2-0, Ouahab 2-0, Del Bonis 2-1, Millot 2-0
SR: Klizan 2-0 vs 2-1, Ramirez-Hidalgo 2-0 vs 2-1, Huta Galung 2-1 vs 2-0

00:00 |Torochico (CHI) vs. (7)jazar (GBR)
Guez, Vanek, Minar vs. Huta Galung, Brands, Mayer

00:00 |(5)Harry Callahan (ESP) vs. TankingTheSet (NED)
Koellerer, Ouahab, Millot vs. Rosol, Ungur, Eitzinger

00:00 |Tomek (POL) vs. (3)stealthisnick (ITA)
Same winners, Del Bonis 2-1 vs 2-0, Huta Galung 2-0 vs 2-1, Millot 2-0 vs 2-1

00:00 |(4)Parkinson (AUS) vs. andrijagajic (SRB)
Klizan 2-0, Guez 2-0 vs. Hernych 2-1, Huta Galung 2-1
SR: Ouahab 2-0 vs 2-1

00:00 |mateusz2904 (POL) vs. (8)Action Jackson (ICE)
Rosol 2-1, Millot 2-0 vs. Koellerer 2-0, Eitzinger 2-1
SR: Klizan 2-0 vs 2-1, Ouahab 2-0 vs 2-1, Del Bonis 2-1 vs 2-0,

00:00 |(6)AceMaker (ESP) vs. KittyTennis (USA)
Hernych Brzezicki, Vanek vs. Klizan, Del Bonis, Brands

00:00 |molosztash (TUR) vs. (2)-Evita- (LAT)
Hernych 2-1, Schukin 2-1 vs. Klizan 2-0, Ramirez-Hidalgo 2-0
SR: Koellerer, Del Bonis, Millot 2-1 x3 vs 2-0 x3


Quarterfinals
Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: 18

00:00 |(1)-Evita-(LAT)/AceMaker(ESP) vs. andrijagajic(SRB)/molosztash(TUR)
Hernych 2-0 +1, Ramirez-Hidalgo 2-0 +1, Brzezicki 2-0 +1, Vanek 2-0 +1 vs. Hernych 2-1 +1, Schukin 2-1 +1, Del Bonis 2-1 +1, Brands 2-0 +1
SR: Hernych 2-0 +1 vs. 2-1 +1, Koellerer 2-0 +1 vs 2-1 +1, Ouahab 2-0 +1 vs 2-1 +1, Huta Galung 2-0 +1 vs 2-1 +1, Millot 2-0 +1 vs 2-1 +1

00:00 |mateusz2904(POL)/Tomek(POL) vs. (4)Parkinson(AUS)/TankingTheSet(NED)
Hernych 2-0 +1, Ouahab 2-0 +1, Huta Galung 2-1 +1, Millot 2-0 +1 vs. Klizan 2-0 +1, Ungur 2-0 +1, Guez 2-0 +1, Eitzinger 2-0 +1
SR: Rosol 2-1 +1 vs 2-0 +1, Del Bonis 2-1 +2 vs 2-0 +2

00:00 |(3)geangr(BRA)/Harry Callahan(ESP) vs. KittyTennis(USA)/Shi Feng(CHN)
no picks shi feng

00:00 |jazar(GBR)/vn01(BUL) vs. (2)ibreak4coffee(CAN)/stealthisnick(ITA)
Eitzinger 2-0 +1 vs. Millot 2-1 +1
SR: Hernych 2-1 +1 vs 2-0 +1, Ramirez-hidalgo 2-1 +1 vs 2-0 +1, Huta Galung 2-0 +1 vs 2-1 +1, Mayer 2-1 +1 vs 2-0 +1

Tennis Tipping

Singles: (--/10) Finals: 1-5 ATP, 3-1 Challengers
W: Rotterdam '12
Slams:1R,3R,3R,QF

Doubles: (--/5) Finals: 3-4 ATP, 8-7 Challengers
W: US Open '12 (w/Allez-Alejo), Bercy '11 (w/ZackBusner), Winston-Salem '12 (w/Betty)
Slams:2R,3R,QF,W

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Re: Tennis Tipping #16c - Rome - Draws posted!

Fucking hell.

On Nadal bumping him on the changeover, Rosol said: "It's ok, he wanted to take my concentration; I knew he would try something".


Wilander on Dimitrov - "He has mind set on imitating Federer and yes it looks good. But he has no idea what to do on the court".

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I definitely would have preferred Gaba winning as he needs the points much more, but Jan would have beaten him anyway. I expect Hajek to destroy Machado, like 6-1 6-2.
Machado wins 6-2 6-1
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Re: Tennis Tipping #16c - Rome - Draws posted!

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Rome is six hours ahead of my time on East Coast time right now, as it usually always is. If there is some change, its on your end.

Someone else please post the OOP tomorrow...
It's because your time changes from UTC -5 to UTC -4 in summer while Rome changes from UTC +1 to UTC +2 but CET is always UTC +1...
Anyway I didn't blame you for the OOP. It's obvious that you are also not aware of the time change in both Rome and your zone. Fortunately your time changes along with Rome, but that can mislead players from countries which don't use summer time.

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Singles: 145 W: Johannesburg CH 10
Doubles: 119 W: Burnie CH 10 (w/Baghdatis#1), Johannesburg CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Ramat Hasharon CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Lugano CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Monza CH 11 (w/scoobs)
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Re: Tennis Tipping #16c - Rome - Draws posted!

Mayer b. Minar 76 63
Koellerer b. Rosol 60 63
Ramirez Hidalgo d. Schukin 62 63
Klizan b. Hernych 64 76
Ungur b. Ouahab 76(6) 64
Guez b. Huta Galung 62 64
Millot b. Eitzinger
Del Bonis b. Brzezicki 76 62

Vinciguerra has withdrawn as well

Tennis Tipping

Singles: (--/10) Finals: 1-5 ATP, 3-1 Challengers
W: Rotterdam '12
Slams:1R,3R,3R,QF

Doubles: (--/5) Finals: 3-4 ATP, 8-7 Challengers
W: US Open '12 (w/Allez-Alejo), Bercy '11 (w/ZackBusner), Winston-Salem '12 (w/Betty)
Slams:2R,3R,QF,W
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Woo hoo! Beat the number one seed
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Re: Tennis Tipping #16c - Rome - Draws posted!

Wednesday
Rui MACHADO (POR) vs. Mario ANCIC (CRO) PTS1
Frederico GIL (POR) vs. Federico DEL BONIS (ARG) SR2
Daniel KOELLERER (AUT) vs. Antonio VEIC (CRO) SR3
Martin KLIZAN (SVK) vs. Filippo VOLANDRI (ITA) SR4
Adrian UNGUR (ROM) vs. David GUEZ (FRA) SR5
Daniel BRANDS(GER) vs. Daniele BRACCIALI (ITA) SR6
Florian MAYER (GER) vs. Andrea ARNABOLDI (ITA) SR7
Ruben RAMIREZ-HIDALGO (ESP) vs. Vincent MILLOT (FRA) SR8


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Someone help me edit the OoP later? ( remember to put the time in CEST)

Tennis Tipping

Singles: (--/10) Finals: 1-5 ATP, 3-1 Challengers
W: Rotterdam '12
Slams:1R,3R,3R,QF

Doubles: (--/5) Finals: 3-4 ATP, 8-7 Challengers
W: US Open '12 (w/Allez-Alejo), Bercy '11 (w/ZackBusner), Winston-Salem '12 (w/Betty)
Slams:2R,3R,QF,W

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Anyway I didn't blame you for the OOP. It's obvious that you are also not aware of the time change in both Rome and your zone.
Of course we are aware when we switch to summer time

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Fortunately your time changes along with Rome, but that can mislead players from countries which don't use summer time.
That's the thing, even players from other countries (like Argentina, for example) tend to know what CET means, that Europe has switched to Summer time. It happens every year to all the European countries, I think it's a simple enough fact.

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Re: Tennis Tipping #16c - Rome - Wednesday OoP in post #97!

According to this site http://www.spaziotennis.com/2010/04/...aggiornamenti/,

Volandri d. Smirnov 64 62
Bracciali d. Aldi 64 63


TT Singles: 88
TT Doubles: 106
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Wednesday
Rui MACHADO (POR) vs. Mario ANCIC (CRO) PTS1
Frederico GIL (POR) vs. Federico DEL BONIS (ARG) SR2
Daniel KOELLERER (AUT) vs. Antonio VEIC (CRO) SR3
Martin KLIZAN (SVK) vs. Filippo VOLANDRI (ITA)/Artem SMIRNOV (UKR) SR4
Adrian UNGUR (ROM) vs. David GUEZ (FRA) SR5
Daniel BRANDS(GER) vs. Francesco ALDI(ITA)/Daniele BRACCIALI (ITA) SR6
Florian MAYER (GER) vs. Andrea ARNABOLDI (ITA) SR7
Ruben RAMIREZ-HIDALGO (ESP) vs. Vincent MILLOT (FRA) SR8


Send picks to orangehat before play starts.
Send picks if in doubt whether you have won

Someone help me edit the OoP later? ( remember to put the time in CEST)
According to this site - http://www.spaziotennis.com/2010/04/...aggiornamenti/- Volandri and Bracciali are through
Volandri b. Smirnov (LL) 64 61
Bracciali b. Aldi 64 63

Might want to wait for the official ATP site update, but its probably correct so anyone who needs to send around now can do so
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So who won their singles matches, no results posted for that.

On Nadal bumping him on the changeover, Rosol said: "It's ok, he wanted to take my concentration; I knew he would try something".


Wilander on Dimitrov - "He has mind set on imitating Federer and yes it looks good. But he has no idea what to do on the court".

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I definitely would have preferred Gaba winning as he needs the points much more, but Jan would have beaten him anyway. I expect Hajek to destroy Machado, like 6-1 6-2.
Machado wins 6-2 6-1
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That's the thing, even players from other countries (like Argentina, for example) tend to know what CET means, that Europe has switched to Summer time. It happens every year to all the European countries, I think it's a simple enough fact.
Even people know Europe switch to summer time, it would still be regarded that Europe switch from CET to CEST, but CET is still UTC +1, so CET is obviously not suitable to be used to mean CEST(UTC +2) in TT deadlines.

For example, in the post #279 in this thread:
Tennis Tipping # 13a - Napoli congrats to Boarder35m & extremaduratenis/ Sdtoot!!

The Argentina manager used "Deadline: 10.00 AM local time, 5.00 AM Buenos Aires, 9.00 AM C.E.T.".
The challenger was held in Napoli, Italy. And the date was March 30th, when Italy already switched to the summer time. Obviously, "CET" in this post means UTC +1.

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Singles: 145 W: Johannesburg CH 10
Doubles: 119 W: Burnie CH 10 (w/Baghdatis#1), Johannesburg CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Ramat Hasharon CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Lugano CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Monza CH 11 (w/scoobs)
PAW: 41
Suicide Tennis: 36

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And troubles can also happen even for the non-European people who think CET mean UTC+2 in summer. For example, Canada starts to use summer time on March 14th this year, but Italy on March 28th. So it's not corrent said by ibreak4coffee that Italy is always ahead of Canada by 6 hours. Actually it's 5 hours from March 14th to 27th. And the same happens when different countries switch from summer time to winter time. As a result, that can make confusion for many people twice in a year.

Tennis Tipping:
Singles: 145 W: Johannesburg CH 10
Doubles: 119 W: Burnie CH 10 (w/Baghdatis#1), Johannesburg CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Ramat Hasharon CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Lugano CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Monza CH 11 (w/scoobs)
PAW: 41
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sorry for the confusion Shi feng, but I think I have to agree with the crowd here, Yes technically CET is UTC+1, but the thing is you sent you picks after play had started so they're late. Yes maybe the deadline was posted in error, and maybe your picks were in fact before the posted deadline but play was started. If you really care that much, next time check the official OOP and see what time play starts your time and make sure to have your picks in before then. The OOP was posted was before the deadline so you had lots of time to get your picks in before the 1 Hour confusion time, it's not a big deal, it's only a 90 point challenger anyway

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sorry for the confusion Shi feng, but I think I have to agree with the crowd here, Yes technically CET is UTC+1, but the thing is you sent you picks after play had started so they're late. Yes maybe the deadline was posted in error, and maybe your picks were in fact before the posted deadline but play was started. If you really care that much, next time check the official OOP and see what time play starts your time and make sure to have your picks in before then. The OOP was posted was before the deadline so you had lots of time to get your picks in before the 1 Hour confusion time, it's not a big deal, it's only a 90 point challenger anyway
Yes, actually I'm really not too emotional for the accident. Anyway it's just a 90 point challenger and I don't expect my picks to count. I just started a discussion here and in the rule thread to remind people of correctly using CET/CEST or any other time format to avoid any future mistake caused by confusing deadlines in this event and others (and in the official TT rule thread). It's not good for the game if some people insist on using CET as UTC +2 while other people understand and use it according to the official definition. It's OK if people can be aware of that before it causes bigger troubles in Grand Slams.
And thanks for this accident. I learned a lot of knowledge about the time in various parts in the world. It can probably benefit me sometime in the future.

Tennis Tipping:
Singles: 145 W: Johannesburg CH 10
Doubles: 119 W: Burnie CH 10 (w/Baghdatis#1), Johannesburg CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Ramat Hasharon CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Lugano CH 10 (w/Broseghini), Monza CH 11 (w/scoobs)
PAW: 41
Suicide Tennis: 36

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