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post #736 of 879 (permalink) Old 08-08-2009, 07:19 AM
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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

I'm not here to bring good news.

Filippo falls 101 places in the rankings this week to 292 now that his challenger points from last year have come off.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Public interest is at an all time low, but anyway

Trani R1

Volandri def. Flock 6-2 6-1.

2nd round versus Christophe Rochus. Rochus is out of form, but he did score a few wins last week. Tough to predict, just put in a good effort Pippo.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Trani R2

Volandri def. C. Rochus 6-1 6-2

QF against Burzi.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Trani QF

Volandri def. Burzi 6-3 6-2

Strong performance so far and he should be able to take out Bracciali in the semis.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

filo def bracciali 64 64

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

As expected, but Koellerer in the final should be tough.

One more match Pippo!

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

3-6 5-7 in the final.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Filippo has qualified for the Bucharest main draw with a 6-3 6-2 win over Kubot.

He'll play Koellerer in the first round though, which should be tough.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Shame, he lost to Koellerer after taking the first set.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

He did well to qualify though. Where is he next?

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Obviously he won't play this week (could have played Napoli). I can't get in contact with anyone about a schedule unfortunately, like usual.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Hey, does anyone know what is happening with Pippo? I haven't seen him on any entry lists at all, and he stopped playing earlier than most anyone else. He should get back in the top 100 next year, seeing some mediocre players there gives me hope for him, and he has little to defend. I wish him the best!
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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Pippo made it past Massu and Cipolla, he plays Bagnis for a place in the Buenos Aires main draw. He should be able to win this one, but I don't want to jinx it.

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

BA Q3: Volandri def. Bagnis 6-3 6-0.

He'll play a very out of form Moya tomorrow. This could be the week to kick start a bit of a career resurgence. His section isn't horrible, but Gaston could definitely be dangerous in front of his home crowd (same for Zeballos I suppose).

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Re: The Filippo Volandri cheering thread

Pippo lost to Moya in the first round after qualifying. Qualifying for back to back ATPs is a good start for him, but it's time for some wins so he can make the MD of the French.
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