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Fickle Thursday

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 03:58 AM
I thought it would be interesting to do a table up of the tips/leans people posted yesterday:


Winners:

Ginepri: NewTennisFan, Sports Freak, tony52, Lesak, dbumberone, its.like.that, adk

Agassi v Blake over 41 games: Bolar, Sports Freak

Agassi: Jez, Adeegee, Flava, Bolar, tony52, flmmkrz, skel1983 - Luckiest sons of bitches alive

Pierce: Lesak

Ginepri x Pierce: The One - WEDNESDAY PLAY OF THE DAY

Ginepri v Coria over 41 games: Bolar, Sports Freak

Davenport v Dementieva, over 18.5 games: MK


Losers:

Davenport v Dementieva under 21.5 games: jayrhum

Kuz/Molik: Ale10

Mauresmo: flmmkrz, jayrhum

Coria: Jez, Adeegee, Gravity, MK, George Hanson, gary landers, Swisha

Davenport 2-0: Yoel & co., jayrhum, bad gambler - The "I can't believe it wasn't a winner" play of the day

Mauresmo x Davenport 2-0: jetsetdrive - The :retard: bet of the day

Blake: Ale10, Sports Freak, Lesak, adk

Ale10
09-08-2005, 04:32 AM
Molik is very bad. (And she has a little plus weight...)

Kuzn/Molik wasted so much break points. Choker bitches. :)

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 04:35 AM
Molik is very bad. (And she has a little plus weight...)

Kuzn/Molik wasted so much break points. Choker bitches. :)

it's ok mate. Blake is killing Andre 6-3 6-3 *3-2

edit: Blake chokes, Andre takes 3rd 6-3, its now Blake 6-3 6-3 3-6

Ale10
09-08-2005, 04:39 AM
it's ok mate. Blake is killing Andre 6-3 6-3 *3-2

No chance for Andre. Blake is more powerful, younger, stronger, faster...

sports freak
09-08-2005, 04:47 AM
it's ok mate. Blake is killing Andre 6-3 6-3 *3-2

Bravo James :yeah: damn actually thought Dre would win more games :rolleyes:

Ale10
09-08-2005, 05:04 AM
Blake is deep in the shit right now...

sports freak
09-08-2005, 05:12 AM
Blake is deep in the shit right now...

Gee you sure change your mind pretty quick,one minute you were sayin Blake gonna make MASH out of DRE then the next his gonna get MASHED!!! ;)
Its all good mate!!

Ale10
09-08-2005, 05:14 AM
Wohoho, rebreak. Win it in 4, James.

The One
09-08-2005, 05:27 AM
I thought it would be interesting to do a table up of the tips/leans people posted yesterday:

Ginepri x Pierce: The One - WEDNESDAY PLAY OF THE DAY



Appreciate it!! My plays for 2moro nite so far:

Pierce over Dementieva @ $1.55 - Very Very confident!!
Clijsters over Sharapova @ $1.55 - Quietly confident!
Niemenen to take 1st set against Hewitt @ $5.00 - Definitely worth a shot!!

Havent decided how to parlay them, but mite just take it one match at a time then bet winnings! Hope the Pierce match is 1st!!!

Ale10
09-08-2005, 05:29 AM
Appreciate it!! My plays for 2moro nite so far:

Pierce over Dementieva @ $1.55 - Very Very confident!!
Clijsters over Sharapova @ $1.55 - Quietly confident!
Niemenen to take 1st set against Hewitt @ $5.00 - Definitely worth a shot!!

Havent decided how to parlay them, but mite just take it one match at a time then bet winnings! Hope the Pierce match is 1st!!!

Women SFs on Friday, Hewitt on Thursday.

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 05:36 AM
Appreciate it!! My plays for 2moro nite so far:

Pierce over Dementieva @ $1.55 - Very Very confident!!
Clijsters over Sharapova @ $1.55 - Quietly confident!
Niemenen to take 1st set against Hewitt @ $5.00 - Definitely worth a shot!!

Havent decided how to parlay them, but mite just take it one match at a time then bet winnings! Hope the Pierce match is 1st!!!

no worries champ, you deserved it :yeah:.

In Blake-Agasso, the over 41 games takers' lucky stars sure are shining today, nice work Freak and Bolar.

bad gambler
09-08-2005, 05:45 AM
Federer to lose more games than Hewitt (Centrebet) - $1.93 (5 units)

sports freak
09-08-2005, 05:46 AM
no worries champ, you deserved it :yeah:.

In Blake-Agasso, the over 41 games takers' lucky stars sure are shining today, nice work Freak and Bolar.

:woohoo: :woohoo: :woohoo: Cheers Jim ;) that 3rd set 6-3 i thought it was
all over,just like you said thanks to my lucky stars :)
Come on James u can do it

adk
09-08-2005, 07:14 AM
I thought it would be interesting to do a table up of the tips/leans people posted yesterday:


Winners:

Agassi: Jez, Adeegee, Flava, Bolar, tony52, flmmkrz, skel1983 - Luckiest sons of bitches alive



Too right. Urgh I feel sick. 2 sets and 3*-2 up.

URGHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH

Breaker
09-08-2005, 07:19 AM
No plays tonight, still recovering from the multiple heart attacks suffered during the Ginepri v Coria match and the Blake v Agassi match.

Finns4
09-08-2005, 07:28 AM
Dementieva to win the title @ 16.00 if she can beat Davenport she can beat anyone.

JMG
09-08-2005, 08:50 AM
1.60 Björkman/Mirnyi :cool:

flmmkrz
09-08-2005, 09:01 AM
Niemenen to take 1st set against Hewitt @ $5.00 - Definitely worth a shot!!



No it's really not.

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 09:10 AM
Dementieva to win the title @ 16.00 if she can beat Davenport she can beat anyone.

In the spirit of Fickle Thursday, it must be said that Pierce has been the least fickle of all the women this week.

Stitch
09-08-2005, 09:16 AM
Nieminen vs. Hewitt @total over.

For me it's good bet.

SwiSha
09-08-2005, 09:21 AM
lol James and Coria with nice chokes yesterday ..crazy matches yesterday

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 09:32 AM
Nieminen vs. Hewitt @total over.

For me it's good bet.

you think Jarkko will test Hewitt?

Jarkko hasn't had a single test of yet.

Finns4
09-08-2005, 09:32 AM
In the spirit of Fickle Thursday, it must be said that Pierce has been the least fickle of all the women this week.

Well she has beaten some big name players, but they all have struggled one time or another in finals. Plus she has had the tougher lead up then any of the other players in the tourny.

I just think she is worth the punt.

skel1983
09-08-2005, 09:35 AM
What happened to Blakes second serve?????

He might aswell have underarmed it!!! Chocked big time, for me he was the only one with the tools to trouble Federer, it should be a walk in the park from now on for Roger!!

sy_iceman
09-08-2005, 09:42 AM
DAVENPORT YOU overweight women . Lost me all my money never betting against another russian.

sy_iceman
09-08-2005, 09:48 AM
any opinion on Federer VS NABLY .... H2h is 5-2 nalby's way....
gezz .... but we all know federer post 2003 is a different player.

NewTennisFan
09-08-2005, 09:50 AM
No plays tonight, still recovering from the multiple heart attacks suffered during the Ginepri v Coria match and the Blake v Agassi match.
I know exactly what you mean. I'm just pleased I missed the first two sets of the Blake encounter. It would've killed me to actually SEE him build that up, and then witness the choke of the decade.

Bolar Bolabi
09-08-2005, 09:59 AM
I thought it would be interesting to do a table up of the tips/leans people posted yesterday:


Winners:

Agassi v Blake over 41 games: Bolar, Sports Freak

Agassi: Jez, Adeegee, Flava, Bolar, tony52, flmmkrz, skel1983 - Luckiest sons of bitches alive

Ginepri x Pierce: The One - WEDNESDAY PLAY OF THE DAY

Ginepri v Coria over 41 games: Bolar, Sports Freak



I'm on fire of late. Good $$$$$$$ in the bank. Both the overs were paying $1.95 and Agassi $1.90.

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 10:03 AM
What happened to Blakes second serve?????

He might aswell have underarmed it!!! Chocked big time, for me he was the only one with the tools to trouble Federer, it should be a walk in the park from now on for Roger!!

Bandy would crush Blake like Gozilla.

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 10:05 AM
any opinion on Federer VS NABLY .... H2h is 5-2 nalby's way....
gezz .... but we all know federer post 2003 is a different player.

He has the same body, and the same brain.

As far as I can tell, he is the same player as he was in 2003.

sports freak
09-08-2005, 10:10 AM
Dementieva to win the title @ 16.00 if she can beat Davenport she can beat anyone.

Kim with the win over Venus will be unstoppable,no more chokes for Kimmy this is her title!!!!Davenport just ran out of gas against Sexy bombshell!!! ;)

sports freak
09-08-2005, 10:15 AM
you think Jarkko will test Hewitt?

Jarkko hasn't had a single test of yet.

I think Jarkko will test Hewitt in 4 tight sets!!!but not overly confident gonna lay off this one!!!just good luck to Rusty finally watch this match LIVE*!!!!! :D

Yoel and co.
09-08-2005, 10:22 AM
I had money on Davenport to take it all...now that she is out I will be happy if Kim takes it, even though don't have any money on her

coup3z
09-08-2005, 10:26 AM
Lleyton Hewitt vs Jarkko Nieminen -NO Tie Break In Match - @ 2.25 @ Bet365

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 10:29 AM
if you can't see either Fed or Hewitt being beaten, then perhaps you would like to consider these:

Nieminen to win a set @ 2.20+ (laying Hewitt 3-0)
Nalbandian to win a set @ 2.30+ (laying Fed 3-0)

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 10:33 AM
Lleyton Hewitt vs Jarkko Nieminen -NO Tie Break In Match - @ 2.25 @ Bet365

:haha::haha:

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 10:40 AM
***Attention all Centrebet users***

The Bryans semi finals doubles match is still open for some reason. I know its only 1.10 odds, but free money is free money. At worst you will get a refund.

olix
09-08-2005, 10:44 AM
Dementieva won't know what hit her, that robot will end up in Moscow in no time.

The One
09-08-2005, 10:48 AM
No it's really not.

We will see, I am starting to get a really strong feel about jarkko taking the 1st set..goin big for this sort of bet!!

sy_iceman
09-08-2005, 10:50 AM
***Attention all Centrebet users***

The Bryans semi finals doubles match is still open for some reason. I know its only 1.10 odds, but free money is free money. At worst you will get a refund.



GEZZ this is unbelievable has this ever happened before

sports freak
09-08-2005, 10:58 AM
We will see, I am starting to get a really strong feel about jarkko taking the 1st set..goin big for this sort of bet!!

Wit ya on that one mate!!!!if its not the 1st set i reckon its gonna be the 3rd!!!
;) 6-4 7-6 3-6 6-3 prediction !!! :eek:

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 11:01 AM
Wit ya on that one mate!!!!if its not the 1st set i reckon its gonna be the 3rd!!!
;) 6-4 7-6 3-6 6-3 prediction !!! :eek:

:lol: SF

you've been on fire lately though, you could well be right. ;)

sports freak
09-08-2005, 11:01 AM
if you can't see either Fed or Hewitt being beaten, then perhaps you would like to consider these:

Nieminen to win a set @ 2.20+ (laying Hewitt 3-0)
Nalbandian to win a set @ 2.30+ (laying Fed 3-0)

Now thats great value Jim,you gotta think atleast one should hit!!! ;) and the chances of 2 isnt definetely out of the Question,depending on how well Nalby serves it up!!!

sports freak
09-08-2005, 11:05 AM
:lol: SF

you've been on fire lately though, you could well be right. ;)

Thanks Jim,it should be a great game to finally watch Rusty LIVE* :) Really lookin forward to it,got the Ashes on,footy shows and tennis,gotta love it!!! :bigclap: :bigclap:

bad gambler
09-08-2005, 11:21 AM
Wit ya on that one mate!!!!if its not the 1st set i reckon its gonna be the 3rd!!!
;) 6-4 7-6 3-6 6-3 prediction !!! :eek:


for the sake of my bet, i hope you are way off the mark freak man ;)

I would much rather see rusty winning 0, 2 & 1

let nalby trouble fedex

bad gambler
09-08-2005, 11:21 AM
Thanks Jim,it should be a great game to finally watch Rusty LIVE* :) Really lookin forward to it,got the Ashes on,footy shows and tennis,gotta love it!!! :bigclap: :bigclap:


sports, sports and more sports :yeah:

MalmöKrampan
09-08-2005, 11:32 AM
Over 37 games in Fed - Nalby is a lock. I see Nalby taking at least 1 set today, possibly 2.

Action Jackson
09-08-2005, 11:36 AM
sports, sports and more sports :yeah:

Good luck and no such thing as too much sport.

The Shark will be competitive.

sy_iceman
09-08-2005, 11:47 AM
***Attention all Centrebet users***

The Bryans semi finals doubles match is still open for some reason. I know its only 1.10 odds, but free money is free money. At worst you will get a refund.

i've placed my bet.. when do we get paid

bad gambler
09-08-2005, 11:48 AM
i've placed my bet.. when do we get paid


lol, i've pulled that stunt many times - you will get a refund shortly

sy_iceman
09-08-2005, 11:51 AM
arghhhhhhhh.... for a second i thought it was free money just wanted to make up for
the davenport lost... :still crying about it

Stitch
09-08-2005, 12:00 PM
you think Jarkko will test Hewitt?
Jarkko hasn't had a single test of yet.

Hrbaty easy break Hewitt in previous round. I think Jarkko can play good with Hewitt. Maybe he lost, but total over good pick for me. Regards!

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 12:10 PM
Bjorkman/Mirnyi over Black/Ullyett @ 1.65 - no receipt, no cash.

The Gucci one
09-08-2005, 12:54 PM
Hrbaty easy break Hewitt in previous round. I think Jarkko can play good with Hewitt. Maybe he lost, but total over good pick for me. Regards!


You stitch me up :haha:

The One
09-08-2005, 01:10 PM
Just found an awesome bet for tonite in addition to the jarkko 1st set play. Here it is:
Hantuchova/Bhupathi to give free tennis lesson to Srebotnik/Zimonjic!!!
Experience will win out in the end!!
Another title for the great Mahesh Bhupathi coming up, about time someone did India proud after the cricketers choked again :sad:

Finns4
09-08-2005, 01:39 PM
anyone know the handicap for Nalbandian???

Pawn
09-08-2005, 01:50 PM
Appreciate it!! My plays for 2moro nite so far:

Pierce over Dementieva @ $1.55 - Very Very confident!!
Clijsters over Sharapova @ $1.55 - Quietly confident!
Niemenen to take 1st set against Hewitt @ $5.00 - Definitely worth a shot!!

Havent decided how to parlay them, but mite just take it one match at a time then bet winnings! Hope the Pierce match is 1st!!!


I will also choose Pierce, Clijsters and Niemenen to take AT LEAST ONE SET (a little bit more secure than taking the 1st set, and also with a very nice odd of 1,90!)

olix
09-08-2005, 02:05 PM
Anyone considered Navratilova/Groenefeld over Dementieva/Pennetta ? Sure, WTA doubles are hard to predict, but Dementieva's serve isn't :)

Ale10
09-08-2005, 02:18 PM
Anyone considered Navratilova/Groenefeld over Dementieva/Pennetta ? Sure, WTA doubles are hard to predict, but Dementieva's serve isn't :)

I'm considering the Grandma with the German. Dementieva played singles and doubles all week long. Singles QF yesterday, singles SF tomorrow...

Bolar Bolabi
09-08-2005, 02:25 PM
Hewitt 3 - 0 @ $1.65

How the f*** can he drop a set to Jarko? He shouldn't be in the Quarters. Hewitt will give him a free tennis lesson and will kick his arse back to the stone age.

If I place another, it will be Federer 3 - 1 @ $4.10

bad gambler
09-08-2005, 02:27 PM
Hewitt 3 - 0 @ $1.65

How the f*** can he drop a set to Jarko? He shouldn't be in the Quarters. Hewitt will give him a free tennis lesson and will kick his arse back to the stone age.

If I place another, it will be Federer 3 - 1 @ $4.10

now i really am worried about my bet :|

Bolar Bolabi
09-08-2005, 02:29 PM
now i really am worried about my bet :|

Why?

Bolar is running hot and Bolar gave you a winner at Nyah yesterday. So there is nothing to worry about. Bolar's run won't stop now. Trust Bolar!

George_Hanson
09-08-2005, 02:57 PM
I'm really curious how some of you can see Nieminen testing Hewitt

Bolar Bolabi
09-08-2005, 03:06 PM
I'm really curious how some of you can see Nieminen testing Hewitt

Exactly. Hewitt will blow him off the court.

diekedelver
09-08-2005, 03:45 PM
Mirnyi/Bjorkman @ 1.45 (high stake)

skel1983
09-08-2005, 03:45 PM
Exactly. Hewitt will blow him off the court.

I fancy it but the price is a bit skinny, i would look for something around 1.80-1.95.

It should come in!!!

adee-gee
09-08-2005, 05:24 PM
Nalbandian to beat Federer with +7 handicap at 2.10 (bet365)

Hewitt to beat Niemenen 3-0 at 1.80 (william hill)

dbnumberone
09-08-2005, 05:51 PM
i'll lay it, b/c it's as sure as a donald young loss (famous last words)
bet to win a unit on lleyton

flmmkrz
09-08-2005, 06:15 PM
I threw a quarter of a unit on Nalbandian to win. I'm not expecting it to come in but at these odds i'll take a flyer on it to make the match a little more interesting.

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 06:22 PM
one too many boys, one too many

adee-gee
09-08-2005, 06:26 PM
:kiss: Jimbo

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 06:29 PM
:kiss: Jimbo

I expected the tennis to be on by the time I got home :sad:

adee-gee
09-08-2005, 06:31 PM
I expected the tennis to be on by the time I got home :sad:

Who you on? Lllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllleyton I presume. Where've you been? Is it not like 3.30am in Sunny Australia?

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 06:43 PM
Bjorkman/Mirnyi over Black/Ullyett @ 1.65 - no receipt, no cash.

what have I told you people about straight up the middle? :silly:

I MEAN STRAIGHT UP THE MIDDLE!!!

I WILL BE MEETING UP WITH FREAK TOMORROW, AND THIS TIME I HAVEN'T FORGOTTEN MY RECEIPT ;)

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 06:45 PM
Who you on? Lllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllleyton I presume. Where've you been? Is it not like 3.30am in Sunny Australia?

Indeed it is, 3:44 now. I was out for the night, and have now retired to watch the tennis, but it is nowhere to be seen :sad:.

adee-gee
09-08-2005, 06:46 PM
Indeed it is, 3:44 now. I was out for the night, and have now retired to watch the tennis, but it is nowhere to be seen :sad:.

:lol: pull an all nighter

its.like.that
09-08-2005, 06:50 PM
:lol: pull an all nighter

well I may have to :p

JMG
09-08-2005, 07:07 PM
1.60 Björkman/Mirnyi :cool:

:smoke:

jetsetdrive
09-08-2005, 07:42 PM
Just on Lleyton at 3-0 today, think Niemenen will realise he is playing in the quarters of the US Open and against one of the best players in the world and won't be able to cope. 3-0 @ 1.80

adk
09-08-2005, 07:54 PM
Bank interest on Fed x Lleyton

Angle Queen
09-08-2005, 08:51 PM
Niemenen to take 1st set against Hewitt @ $5.00 - Definitely worth a shot!!:yeah:

Very nice prediction. Lleyton has his hands full. 15 UEs in the first set. Geez.

Nieminen 6-2, 1st Set.

flmmkrz
09-08-2005, 09:17 PM
No it's really not.

lmao nice bet, I knew the second I posted my comments Hewitt was gonna make me look like an ass. Well played TO

The One
09-08-2005, 09:20 PM
Just found an awesome bet for tonite in addition to the jarkko 1st set play. Here it is:
Hantuchova/Bhupathi to give free tennis lesson to Srebotnik/Zimonjic!!!
Experience will win out in the end!!
Another title for the great Mahesh Bhupathi coming up, about time someone did India proud after the cricketers choked again :sad:

JARKKO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!HESH!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Another nite, another 2K!!!

OK hv to go roll around in my money!!

:haha:

bad gambler
09-08-2005, 09:51 PM
Nalbandian is going to have to play the match of his life for my prop bet to come close :sad:

dbnumberone
09-08-2005, 10:42 PM
i'll lay it, b/c it's as sure as a donald young loss (famous last words)
bet to win a unit on lleyton

*phew* that's a tough way to win a unit!
not as tough as you crazy set bettors - tough enough to pick a winner imo
gl all, no play for me tonight

adee-gee
09-08-2005, 10:58 PM
Nalbandian is going to have to play the match of his life for my prop bet to come close :sad:

And to save my skin :(

aftermatch
09-09-2005, 12:15 AM
hewitt :D a win is a win i guess :rolleyes:

aftermatch
09-09-2005, 12:32 AM
i got the coverage on channel nine. finally :bounce:

sports freak
09-09-2005, 05:14 AM
Wit ya on that one mate!!!!if its not the 1st set i reckon its gonna be the 3rd!!!
;) 6-4 7-6 3-6 6-3 prediction !!! :eek:

Jarkko won 1st and 3rd set :smoke: :hatoff: Hewitt for a great win ;)