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Week 8: Besançon, France [Winner: Ernests Gulbis]

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CooCooCachoo
01-25-2007, 03:26 PM
Week 8: Internationaux de Tennis du Doubs, Open de Franche-Comté de Tennis [Besançon]

http://www.tmi.fft.fr/atp.besancon/imagesdessus1/dessus1_05.gifhttp://www.tmi.fft.fr/atp.besancon/imagesdessus1/dessus1_06.gif

http://www.tompgalvin.com/places/fr/photos/besancon_04.jpg

Location: Besançon, France
Type: $100K+H
Surface: Indoor Hard
Date: February 17-25

Tournament website: http://www.tmi.fft.fr/atp.besancon/

Ranking Points*:


W - 80
F - 56
SF - 36
QF - 19
R16 - 8
R32 - 1
Q - 3
Qualifiers who lose in the first round receive no additional first round points.

* According to http://stevegtennis.com/entrypoints.txt

Entry List:

1 Mahut, Nicolas FRA 62
2 Llodra, Michael FRA 76
3 Sanguinetti, Davide ITA 112
4 Muller, Gilles LUX 115
5 Kubot, Lukasz POL 118
6 Norman, Dick BEL 124
7 Vik, Robin CZE 125
8 Gulbis, Ernests LAT 128
9 Navarro Pastor, Ivan ESP 129
10 Peya, Alexander AUT 134
11 Eschauer, Werner AUT 142
12 Carlsen, Kenneth DEN 150
13 Luzzi, Federico ITA 151
14 Gil, Frederico POR 154
15 Montcourt, Mathieu FRA 161
16 Cilic, Marin CRO 165
17 Mertinak, Michal SVK 167
18 Faurel, Jean-Christophe FRA 171
19 Ouahab, Lamine ALG 172
20 Guez, David FRA 174
21 Bastl, George SUI 176
22 Warburg, Sam USA 177
23 SE
24 SE
25 (WC)
26 (WC)
27 (WC)
28 (WC)
29 (Q)
30 (Q)
31 (Q)
32 (Q)

Alternates:

1. Cakl, Tomas CZE 182
2. Lacko, Lukas SVK 184
3. Bloomfield, Richard GBR 188
4. Soeda, Go JPN 196
5. Salzenstein, Jeff USA 198 @
6. Cipolla, Flavio ITA 199
7. Ram, Rajeev USA 201
8. Przysiezny, Michal POL 203
9. Crivoi, Victor ROM 205
10. Troicki, Viktor SRB 208
11. Eitzinger, Rainer AUT 209
12. Istomin, Denis UZB 211
13. Vico, Uros ITA 212
14. Jeanpierre, Julien FRA 215
15. Haehnel, Jerome FRA 216
16. Clemens, Tobias GER 218
17. Tsonga, Jo-Wilfried FRA 219
18. Tourte, Nicolas FRA 224
19. Burgsmuller, Lars GER 227
20. Craciun, Dacian ROM 229

Eric68
01-25-2007, 03:50 PM
Nice tournament, with a really good organisation there. For sure all players love this one.

Super-Fabio
01-25-2007, 06:30 PM
Early Commitments

-Nicolas Mahut
-Gilles Muller
-Ernests Gulbis
-Marin Cilic

CooCooCachoo
01-25-2007, 06:55 PM
:sad: I was hoping for Gulbis to play Rotterdam Qualies :sad:

JMG
01-25-2007, 07:07 PM
They had a webcam last year. :yeah:

Klaas_nalbandian
01-25-2007, 07:25 PM
Early Commitments

-Nicolas Mahut
-Gilles Muller
-Ernests Gulbis
-Marin Cilic

All nice players

scarecrows
01-25-2007, 07:27 PM
They had a webcam last year. :yeah:

will show live matches like Bratislava? :clap2:

Dupuis2006
01-29-2007, 05:16 PM
Will Dupuis play here?

Super-Fabio
01-30-2007, 03:05 PM
Besancon
1 Mahut, Nicolas FRA 62
2 Llodra, Michael FRA 76
3 Sanguinetti, Davide ITA 112
4 Muller, Gilles LUX 115
5 Kubot, Lukasz POL 118
6 Norman, Dick BEL 124
7 Vik, Robin CZE 125
8 Gulbis, Ernests LAT 128
9 Navarro Pastor, Ivan ESP 129
10 Peya, Alexander AUT 134
11 Eschauer, Werner AUT 142
12 Carlsen, Kenneth DEN 150
13 Luzzi, Federico ITA 151
14 Gil, Frederico POR 154
15 Montcourt, Mathieu FRA 161
16 Cilic, Marin CRO 165
17 Mertinak, Michal SVK 167
18 Faurel, Jean-Christophe FRA 171
19 Ouahab, Lamine ALG 172
20 Guez, David FRA 174
21 Bastl, George SUI 176
22 Warburg, Sam USA 177
23 (SE)
24 (SE)
25 (WC)
26 (WC)
27 (WC)
28 (WC)
29 (Q)
30 (Q)
31 (Q)
32 (Q)

Alternates
1. Cakl, Tomas CZE 182
2. Lacko, Lukas SVK 184
3. Bloomfield, Richard GBR 188
4. Soeda, Go JPN 196
5. Salzenstein, Jeff USA 198 @
6. Cipolla, Flavio ITA 199
7. Ram, Rajeev USA 201
8. Przysiezny, Michal POL 203
9. Crivoi, Victor ROM 205
10. Troicki, Viktor SRB 208
11. Eitzinger, Rainer AUT 209
12. Istomin, Denis UZB 211
13. Vico, Uros ITA 212
14. Jeanpierre, Julien FRA 215
15. Haehnel, Jerome FRA 216
16. Clemens, Tobias GER 218
17. Tsonga, Jo-Wilfried FRA 219
18. Tourte, Nicolas FRA 224
19. Burgsmuller, Lars GER 227
20. Craciun, Dacian ROM 229

scarecrows
01-30-2007, 03:07 PM
Sanguinetti :confused:

I thought he would play the USA tournaments this period

Super-Fabio
01-30-2007, 03:20 PM
Sanguinetti :confused:

I thought he would play the USA tournaments this period

no...next week he will back to Italy for play Bergamo Challenger and other tournaments in Europe..

Dupuis2006
01-30-2007, 03:47 PM
Is it possible to see more of the alternates list. I really would like to know if Dupuis is on there.

scarecrows
01-30-2007, 04:32 PM
no...next week he will back to Italy for play Bergamo Challenger and other tournaments in Europe..

ah well

although he has always played better in the states

CooCooCachoo
01-31-2007, 07:25 AM
Is it possible to see more of the alternates list. I really would like to know if Dupuis is on there.

If he is on there, he is going to be so low that he will not get in anyway.

Dupuis2006
01-31-2007, 11:55 PM
If he is on there, he is going to be so low that he will not get in anyway.

but he has to be on there to get a WC for Qualies right?

Andre♥
02-02-2007, 06:32 PM
Frederico Gil!!! :yeah:

But on indoor hard against guys like Mahut or Llodra... :tape:

trulliscorpion
02-11-2007, 04:43 AM
Frederico Gil!!! :yeah:

But on indoor hard against guys like Mahut or Llodra... :tape:

Any win would be a huge accomplishment.

Hugh Jaas
02-14-2007, 03:17 AM
i would be suprised if either Haehnel Jerome or Jo-Wilfried Tsonga dont get a WC. Especially going by there impressive performance so for this year.

delsa
02-14-2007, 09:49 AM
i would be suprised if either Haehnel Jerome or Jo-Wilfried Tsonga dont get a WC. Especially going by there impressive performance so for this year.

I hope Jo Tsonga isn't injured anymore. Anyway, according to his website, Eysseric's got a WC for the MD in Besançon.

Super-Fabio
02-14-2007, 06:37 PM
Besancon
OUT: Llodra
IN: Cakl

**laura**
02-15-2007, 09:55 PM
very good tournament :)
Jonathan Eysseric will do it normally

Saumon
02-16-2007, 07:03 PM
I won a ticket for Monday so I'll probably go there after work. :p

Super-Fabio
02-16-2007, 07:55 PM
Qualifying Draw

(1)Mischa Zverev (GER) vs Adrian Mannarino (FRA)
Antony Dupuis (FRA) vs Nicolas Renavand (FRA)
Lee Childs (GBR) vs (WC)Nicolas Guillaume (FRA)
Thomas Oger (FRA) vs (5)Edouard Roger Vasselin (FRA)

(2)Sergiy Stakhovsky (UKR) vs Frank Moser (GER)
Jean-Michel Pequery (FRA) vs Jean-Rene Lisnard (MON)
Orest Terschuk (UKR) vs Alexander Jakupovic (GRE)
Woong-Sun Jun (KOR) vs (6)Sasa Tuksar (CRO)

(3)Denis Istomin (UZB) vs Josselin Ouanna (FRA)
Sebastien De Chaunnac (FRA) vs Florin Mergea (ROM)
Vincent Millot (FRA) vs Sven Swinnen (SUI)
Gregory Carraz (FRA) vs (7)Tobias Summerer (GER)

(4)Jerome Haehnel (FRA) vs Alexander Sadecky (SUI)
Daniel Munoz De La Nava (ESP) vs Christopher Kas (GER)
Laurent Recouderc (FRA) vs Ilia Marchenko (UKR)
Andrey Golubev (RUS) vs (8)Stephane Bohli (SUI)

maldini
02-16-2007, 08:48 PM
good luck to:

sven swinnen (wow i didn't know he was gonna play here....)
stephane bohli
alexander sadecky
edouard roger-vasselin

Dupuis2006
02-16-2007, 10:29 PM
Best of luck Dupuis!!! I can't believe he got in!!

Scotso
02-16-2007, 11:24 PM
good luck:

Nicolas Renavand :D
Edouard Roger Vasselin :D
Sergiy Stakhovsky :D
Sebastien De Chaunnac :D
Jerome Haehnel

Luka Matic
02-17-2007, 12:05 AM
I hope TROICKI made it into main draw :unsure:

Hugh Jaas
02-17-2007, 01:43 AM
but he has to be on there to get a WC for Qualies right?


Q

http://i5.tinypic.com/4ig1wrt.jpg

soccerfan
02-17-2007, 07:18 AM
Good luck Gulbis!

delsa
02-17-2007, 11:31 AM
GL to Adrian Mannarino, Florin Mergea and co...;)

FredericaFans
02-17-2007, 01:38 PM
Mischa Zverez d. Adrien Mannarino 7/5 6/1
Nicolas Renavand d. Dupuis 6/ 6/4
Laurent Recouderc d. Marchenko 4/6 6/3 6/2
Andrey Golubev d. Stephane Bohli 6/3 6/4

FredericaFans
02-17-2007, 01:40 PM
J. Lisnard Vs J. Pequery 6/3 0/1*

delsa
02-17-2007, 01:41 PM
Adrian...:sad:

FredericaFans
02-17-2007, 01:41 PM
(5)Edouard Roger Vasselin (FRA) d. Thomas Oger (FRA) in 3 sets

delsa
02-17-2007, 01:43 PM
(5)Edouard Roger Vasselin (FRA) d. Thomas Oger (FRA) in 3 sets

(5) Édouard Roger-Vasselin (FRA) d. Thomas Oger (FRA) 4-6, 7-6, 6-4 ;)

delsa
02-17-2007, 01:50 PM
I won a ticket for Monday so I'll probably go there after work. :p

True? Enjoy yourself and please bring back pics if so! :yeah:

Dupuis2006
02-17-2007, 02:56 PM
Dupuis:eek::sad:
Glad I chose Rotterdam over Besancon now:lol:

superwachta
02-17-2007, 05:06 PM
Main Draw

(1) Nicolas MAHUT (FRA) - Jean-Christophe FAUREL (FRA)
(SE) Frederic NIEMEYER (CAN) - Mathieu MONTCOURT (FRA)
Lukas LACKO (SVK) - Go SOEDA (JPN)
Frederico GIL (POR) - (7) Dick NORMAN (BEL)
(3) Alexander PEYA (AUT) - Richard BLOOMFIELD (GBR)
Kenneth CARLSEN (DEN) - Tomas CAKL (CZE)
Federico LUZZI (ITA) - Qualifier
Sam WARBURG (USA) - (6) Ernests GULBIS (LAT)
(5) Ivan NAVARRO-PASTOR (ESP) - Qualifier
David GUEZ (FRA) - Lamine OUAHAB (ALG)
Michal MERTINAK (SVK) - (WC) Jonathan EYSSERIC (FRA)
(WC) Thierry ASCIONE (FRA) - (4) Werner ESCHAUER (AUT)
(8) Gilles MULLER (LUX) - (PR) Jeff SALZENSTEIN (USA)
Qualifier - (WC) Jeremy CHARDY (FRA)
Qualifier - (WC) Jo-Wilfried TSONGA (FRA)
Marin CILIC (CRO) - (2) Davide SANGUINETTI (ITA)

Super-Fabio
02-17-2007, 06:43 PM
First Round
(1)Mischa Zverev (GER) d. Adrian Mannarino (FRA) 7-5 6-1
Nicolas Renavand (FRA) d. Antony Dupuis (FRA) 6-3 6-4
(WC)Nicolas Guillaume (FRA) d. Lee Childs (GBR) 3-6 6-3 6-2
(5)Edouard Roger Vasselin (FRA) d. Thomas Oger (FRA) 4-6 7-6(?) 6-4
(2)Sergiy Stakhovsky (UKR) d. Frank Moser (GER) 6-3 6-2
Jean-Rene Lisnard (MON) d. Jean-Michel Pequery (FRA) 6-3 4-6 6-4
Orest Tereshchuk (UKR) d. Alexander Jakupovic (GRE) 6-3 7-6(?)
Woong-Sun Jun (KOR) d. (6)Sasa Tuksar (CRO) 6-3 6-2
(3)Denis Istomin (UZB) d. Josselin Ouanna (FRA) 6-7(10) 3-6 7-5
Sebastien De Chaunnac (FRA) d. Florin Mergea (ROM) 6-7(3) 6-3 6-4
Vincent Millot (FRA) d. Sven Swinnen (SUI) 6-2 6-7(6) 6-2
Gregory Carraz (FRA) vs (7)Tobias Summerer (GER) 6-3 1-1*
(4)Jerome Haehnel (FRA) vs Alexander Sadecky (SUI) 0-0*
Daniel Munoz De La Nava (ESP) vs Christopher Kas (GER) 0-0*
Laurent Recouderc (FRA) d. Ilia Marchenko (UKR) 4-6 6-3 6-2
Andrey Golubev (RUS) d. (8)Stephane Bohli (SUI) 6-3 6-4

maldini
02-17-2007, 07:19 PM
all three swiss guys are out :sad:

but roger-vasselin is still in :D

**laura**
02-17-2007, 09:20 PM
Goo Nicolas Mahut and Jonathan :) but Jon has a hard tirage :s

johnnylad
02-17-2007, 10:22 PM
:( Childs lost

Super-Fabio
02-18-2007, 05:16 PM
Second Round

(1)Mischa Zverev (GER) d. Nicolas Renavand (FRA) 6-3 6-2
(5)Edouard Roger Vasselin (FRA) d. (WC)Nicolas Guillaume (FRA) 6-3 6-3
(2)Sergiy Stakhovsky (UKR) d. Jean-Rene Lisnard (MON) 6-4 6-1
Woong-Sun Jun (KOR) d. Orest Tereshchuk (UKR) 7-6(7) 4-6 6-1

Sebastien De Chaunac (FRA) d. (3)Denis Istomin (UZB) 7-6(4) 6-4
Vincent Millot (FRA) d. Gregory Carraz (FRA) 7-6(2) 6-2
(4)Jerome Haehnel (FRA) d. Daniel Munoz De La Nava (ESP) 6-4 7-5
Andrey Golubev (RUS) d. Laurent Recouderc (FRA) 6-3 6-4

CooCooCachoo
02-18-2007, 06:47 PM
Go Mischa and Eddie :banana:

delsa
02-18-2007, 08:00 PM
Go Mischa and Eddie :banana:

They meet next! :devil:

Scotso
02-18-2007, 10:01 PM
Seb, Eddie, Sergiy :D

Scotso
02-18-2007, 10:02 PM
good luck:

Jean-Christophe FAUREL :worship:
Frederic NIEMEYER :D
Mathieu MONTCOURT :D
Lukas LACKO
Richard BLOOMFIELD :D
Sam WARBURG
Michal MERTINAK
Jonathan EYSSERIC
Jeremy CHARDY :D
Marin CILIC

maldini
02-18-2007, 10:24 PM
They meet next! :devil:

so good luck to edouard!

jitterbug
02-19-2007, 04:11 AM
Go Gulbis!

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 09:32 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 2-0
Stakhovsky - Jun 2-0

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 09:33 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 2*-1
Stakhovsky - Jun 2*-0

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 09:34 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 2*-1
Stakhovsky - Jun 2*-0 (Jun retired)

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 09:37 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 2-2*

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 09:39 AM
Peya, Cakl, Eschauer :)

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 09:42 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 2*-3

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 09:57 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 4-4*
De Chanauc - Millot 1*-1

SenD
02-19-2007, 10:03 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 4-6
Millot - De Chanauc 1*-2

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 10:03 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 4-6 0-0*
De Chanauc - Millot 2-1*

marcelwks
02-19-2007, 10:04 AM
http://www.doubs.fr/webtv/

webcam from court

SenD
02-19-2007, 10:09 AM
Zverev - Roger-Vasselin 6-4 4-6 *1-0
De Chanauc - Millot 2-3*

:hatoff: Millot

adee-gee
02-19-2007, 10:10 AM
http://www.doubs.fr/webtv/

webcam from court
Good that they've got a webcam, but the camera angle gives me a headache :o

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 10:14 AM
Good that they've got a webcam, but the camera angle gives me a headache :o

grow some balls :awww:

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 10:28 AM
Millot 6-4

delsa
02-19-2007, 10:54 AM
Roger-Vasselin d. Zverev 4-6, 6-4, 6-3.
Millot vs. De Chaunac 6-4, 4-2*
Haehnel vs. Golubev starting...

Thanks for the webcam link! :yeah:

If you click on "agrandir" on the bottom left, you'll get the player in a bigger size.

delsa
02-19-2007, 11:05 AM
Millot d. De Chaunac 6-4, 6-4.

Haehnel vs. Golubev *2-1

Nice zooming on the scoreboard btw... ;)

Nathaliia
02-19-2007, 12:05 PM
Not much going on at this moment.

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 12:15 PM
Vamos Peya !!! beat Bloomfield

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 12:27 PM
What was the final result of:

Haehnel vs. Golubev?

Nathaliia
02-19-2007, 12:28 PM
Peya 3-1, he's dominating. Bloomfield isn't playing anything extraordinary (they both aren't btw).

didnt check that Haehnel score
http://www.doubs.fr/webtv/agrandir.php

but somewhere there you must find it

delsa
02-19-2007, 12:32 PM
(4) J.HAEHNEL (FRA) d. A.GOLUBEV (RUS) 6-4, 6-4

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 01:02 PM
Anyone knows the results?
The SB stopped

delsa
02-19-2007, 01:12 PM
Anyone knows the results?
The SB stopped

Alexander Peya vs. Bloomfield 6-7, 4-1*

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 01:13 PM
Peya 6-7 :[[[

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 01:17 PM
Gil's playing! :D

mrki_tua
02-19-2007, 01:49 PM
Gil 6:3 :woohoo:

v__m
02-19-2007, 01:50 PM
gillllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll llllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllllll

meninosantos
02-19-2007, 01:51 PM
Camon GIL!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!
6-3 against Name strange Norman

Super-Fabio
02-19-2007, 01:53 PM
Qualifiers Placed

Federico Luzzi (ITA) vs (q)Sergey Stakhovsky (UKR)
(5)Ivan Navarro Pastor (ESP) vs (q)Edouard Roger-Vasselin (FRA)
(WC)Jeremy Chardy (FRA) vs (q)Jerome Haehnel (FRA)
(WC)Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) vs (q)Vincent Millot (FRA)

mrki_tua
02-19-2007, 02:00 PM
Gil saved a BP :worship: He can't loose this :worship:

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 02:00 PM
Go Peya *4-5

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 02:01 PM
Peya 5-5*

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 02:06 PM
Peya 5-6 :(

maldini
02-19-2007, 02:06 PM
great win by roger-vasselin:yeah:

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 02:09 PM
tb :/

delsa
02-19-2007, 02:15 PM
Peya vs Bloomfield (2)6-7, 6-3, 6-6 : 5-2*

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 02:18 PM
tb 6-5* peya

delsa
02-19-2007, 02:19 PM
Peya vs Bloomfield (2)6-7, 6-3, 6-6 : 6-6*

delsa
02-19-2007, 02:20 PM
Peya vs Bloomfield (2)6-7, 6-3, 6-6 : *7-6

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 02:21 PM
Peya win :woohoo:

delsa
02-19-2007, 02:21 PM
G, S & M Alexander Peya (2)6-7, 6-3, 7-6(6)

There are even stats! :yeah:

mrki_tua
02-19-2007, 02:45 PM
F. Gil missed 10 BP :rolleyes: he could have serve for the match :mad:

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 02:47 PM
GO Cakl

Andre♥
02-19-2007, 02:57 PM
Gil wins 6:3 7:6(4)! :yeah:

What a win! :eek:

Rui Barata
02-19-2007, 03:10 PM
F. Gil missed 10 BP :rolleyes: he could have serve for the match :mad:

Just to justify the prize-money :devil: :devil: :devil:

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 03:43 PM
Carlsen won 64 62 :banana:

delsa
02-19-2007, 03:50 PM
Now, Allez Jon! :bounce:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 03:56 PM
Allez, Jon! :rocker2:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:11 PM
Mertinak *3-1

Jon got broken from 40-15. Too many first serves missed and UEs. :o

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:12 PM
Too bad he missed that volley! Mertinak breaks. *3-1. :(

Break back Jon! :mad:

He finaly won his 1st point on Mertinak's serve! :bowdown:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:13 PM
2 in a row! :eek: He's too kind! 30-30!

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:14 PM
BP! :bounce:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:14 PM
Too bad he missed that volley! Mertinak breaks. *3-1. :(

Break back Jon! :mad:

He finaly won his 1st point on Mertinak's serve! :bowdown:

Mertinak did well to give him a tough half-volley. Those two errors from 40-15 were disappointing though :o

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:14 PM
Good volley. Deuce.

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:15 PM
He's learnt Richard's style of returning :tape: :help:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:15 PM
Adv Mertinak. Deuce # 2...

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:17 PM
Mertinak 4-1*

Not a good match so far. Eysseric has been too erratic. :help:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:17 PM
He's learnt Richard's style of returning :tape: :help:

Yep. The kamikaze jump. You close your eyes, keep your wrist firm and, if you've luck, you return the ball within the limits of the court... :o :help:

Mertinak holds.

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:18 PM
Yep. The kamikaze jump. You close your eyes, keep your wrist firm and if you've luck you return the ball within the limit of the court... :o :help:

Mertinak holds.

I was referring more to his returning position :o

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:19 PM
0-15 DF :rolleyes:
15-15 Ace (Finally a first serve! :o)

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:19 PM
Another ace. 40-15. :lol:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:20 PM
A 3rd ace. :eek: 2-4*

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:20 PM
I was referring more to his returning position :o

Well if they have to do that it's because they stay so far behind the baseline yep...:tape:

Eysseric holds. :bowdown:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:21 PM
What's wrong with his BH? :help:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:21 PM
A 3rd ace. :eek:

Rebellion! :rocker2:

15-30...

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:21 PM
15-30. Seize the opening! :armed:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:22 PM
2 BPs! :bounce:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:22 PM
BH return winner :rolls: 2 BPs

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:23 PM
Deuce :help:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:23 PM
Was-ted. Deuce...:fiery:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:24 PM
Bp#3

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:24 PM
BP #3! Take it! :mad:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:24 PM
Waste #3. :rolleyes:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:25 PM
Deuce :o

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:25 PM
:rolleyes:

Well, it was a good first serve :o

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:25 PM
Another BH in the net :o

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:26 PM
And then a BH CC winner :rolls:

Consistency is definitely not his strength :lol:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:27 PM
Another BH in the net :o

Very inconsistent. He just made a winner for deuce #3 with it...

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:27 PM
Bp#4

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:27 PM
Gosh you always post faster than me! :lol:

BP #4! Rebreak! :bounce:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:27 PM
He breaks back :banana:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:30 PM
More first serves, please!

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:30 PM
30-15. Good first serve. :bowdown:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:31 PM
4-4 :rocker:

Break him again!

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:31 PM
Better serving overall in that game

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:33 PM
Mertinak not happy with the call on the return

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:33 PM
0-40!

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:34 PM
Great BH pass

3 BPs :D

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:34 PM
Break to love! :woohoo:

JBdV
02-19-2007, 04:34 PM
Allez Jon!

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:34 PM
Powerful FH return forces the error. Eysseric *5-4 :bounce:

And Mertinak receives a warning :o

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:35 PM
Great comeback from *1-4. Now, he needs to serve it out. :unsure: :scared:

JBdV
02-19-2007, 04:35 PM
Now the test, can he serve it out?

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:37 PM
And Mertinak receives a warning :o

It was 1 point. He shouln't have lost the 3 others. :o

1st set Jon 6-4! :worship:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:37 PM
2 SPs :D

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:37 PM
6-4, 5 games in a row :yeah:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:38 PM
It was 1 point. He shouln't have lost the 3 others. :o

1st set Jon 6-4! :worship:

You're referring to that call he thought was wrong (impossible to judge from the livestream)? :confused:

JBdV
02-19-2007, 04:38 PM
Nice momentum he has now, keep it up Jon :yeah:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:40 PM
30-15. DF Mertinak. :o

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:40 PM
Wild second serve :eek:

Mertinak 30-15

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:41 PM
DF#2 :o

40-30

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:41 PM
You're referring to that call he thought was wrong (impossible to judge from the livestream)? :confused:

Yep i can't judge either but even letting him the benefit of the doubt, you can't complain to have been robbed when you were broken to love...:o

Pixie
02-19-2007, 04:41 PM
I was referring more to his returning position :o

He stands a bit far behind the baseline but actually makes some steps ahead to return inside the court, which is not frequently the case with Rich I'd say.;)

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:41 PM
40-40...

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:41 PM
Deuce

Come on, Jon!

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:42 PM
He stands a bit far behind the baseline but actually makes some steps ahead to return inside the court, which is not frequently the case with Rich I'd say.;)

:lol:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:42 PM
Damn! 6-4 *0-1

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:42 PM
Mertinak holds. *0-1

Now do the same, Jon! :bounce:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:43 PM
Another ace :D

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:44 PM
Nice DS :cool:

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 04:44 PM
Eysseric is winning :eek: :woohoo:
come on! one more set :D

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:44 PM
Ace! 1-1* ;)

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:44 PM
And another ace to level the score at 1-1 :lol:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:45 PM
Eysseric is winning :eek: :woohoo:
come on! one more set :D

:wavey:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:45 PM
0-30 :eek:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:45 PM
Nice pass! *0-30!

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:46 PM
FH winner dtl! *0-40! :eek:

2nd serve...

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:46 PM
FH winner :clap2:

3 BPs

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:46 PM
You're outposting me now, Delsa :lol: :ras:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:46 PM
Break to love #2! :rocker:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:46 PM
Jon 6-4 *2-1 :D

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 04:47 PM
I was the only one who thought Eysseric could do it out of 30 or so players :D
Keep it up, youll have to keep me updated my scoreboard has been broken for the last 1 hour

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:47 PM
More consistent shots from Jon since 1-4 and Mertinak hasn't been able to handle the power...

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:48 PM
I was the only one who thought Eysseric could do it out of 30 or so players :D
Keep it up, youll have to keep me updated my scoreboard has been broken for the last 1 hour

TT? :confused:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:48 PM
You're outposting me now, Delsa :lol: :ras:

:p

*2-1

Hold, hold, hold! :bounce:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:49 PM
Ace! 3 GP!

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:50 PM
40-15. Hold. 3-1*

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:50 PM
Another good serve and it's 3-1 :D

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 04:50 PM
TT? :confused:
ooops yes on TT lol.
i also cant check the score on webcam,i live on campous and my net is very slow and wont open :sad:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:51 PM
Another pass. Mertinak's not approaching well enough. :o

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:51 PM
BH winner! 0-30! Really impressive now! :eek:

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 04:51 PM
3-1 :woohoo:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:51 PM
0-30

Jon's very confident now

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:51 PM
Lob too long. 15-30

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:52 PM
Good serve & volley. 30-30.

[...]

Long return. Mertinak holds.

*3-2. Hold, hold, hold! :bounce:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:53 PM
40-30

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:53 PM
Mertinak holds. Wasted opportunity there. :(

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:54 PM
Which one called the trainer? :confused:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:55 PM
Who called the trainer? :confused:

No idea. Probably Mertinak? :confused:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 04:58 PM
Yes, it's Mertinak indeed. A bit of gamesmanship maybe? :unsure:

delsa
02-19-2007, 04:59 PM
No idea. Probably Mertinak? :confused:

Yep, now it's sure. It's Mertinak. :awww:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:00 PM
Yep, now it's sure. It's Mertinak. :awww:

Hope Jon doesn't lose his focus and momentum. :unsure:

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:00 PM
A bit of gamesmanship maybe? :unsure:

:devil: How low is it to do that to a yougster if so...

Reprise. Hold, hold, hold! :scared:

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:01 PM
Hope Jon doesn't lose his focus and momentum. :unsure:

1st serve fault. 0-15... :unsure:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:02 PM
:devil: How low is it to do that to a yougster if so...

Reprise. Hold, hold, hold! :scared:

Well, it's quite common on the ATP, WTA and ITF. :o

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:02 PM
Missed attempt. :devil: The 1st serve is still on apparently! :rocker:

Easy hold... 4-2*

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:02 PM
Good hold from 0-15. Break him again, Jon!

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:03 PM
Well, it's quite common on the ATP, WTA and ITF. :o

Aren't men supposed to be less "bitchy"?... :o

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:04 PM
30-30...

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:06 PM
Aren't men supposed to be less "bitchy"?... :o

We're also supposed to be more hungry to win. :devil:

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:06 PM
Bad return game. *4-3... Hold!

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:06 PM
*4-3

Vital stages now :unsure:

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 05:08 PM
:scared:

Allez Eyseric :woohoo:

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:08 PM
Nice drop shot! Jon holds to love. 5-3*. :bounce:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:08 PM
Break him for the match! :rocker:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:10 PM
Big FH DTL winner

15-15

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:12 PM
Moment of truth :scared:

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:12 PM
*5-4... Jon will have to serve for the match... :scared:

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 05:13 PM
wooo come on

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:13 PM
0-15 :o

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:13 PM
0-15... :unsure:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:14 PM
Good first serve. 15-15

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:14 PM
Good 1st serve. 15 all.

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:14 PM
Another good first serve. 30-15

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:15 PM
FH inside out winner :eek: :eek:

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:15 PM
2 MPs! :bounce:

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:15 PM
G, S & M Eysseric 6-4, 6-4! :rocker2:

silverwhite
02-19-2007, 05:16 PM
:woohoo:

sharpeirob
02-19-2007, 05:17 PM
wooooooooooo

Minotaur
02-19-2007, 05:19 PM
Any link to live feed, i can't find... please

delsa
02-19-2007, 05:20 PM
Any link to live feed, i can't find... please

The webcam can be found here : http://www.doubs.fr/webtv/agrandir.php. ;)

Minotaur
02-19-2007, 05:25 PM
The webcam can be found here : http://www.doubs.fr/webtv/agrandir.php. ;)

Thanks. :worship:

Looks like the same one from last year

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-19-2007, 07:08 PM
Cakl :(

**laura**
02-19-2007, 10:00 PM
yess jon! it's a good perf!! :)

Dobr
02-20-2007, 08:52 AM
conundrum-Ouhab is going to start in 40 min :rolleyes:
perfect time to watch him :tennis:

CooCooCachoo
02-20-2007, 09:38 AM
There's like no one watching :o

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-20-2007, 10:03 AM
Roger-Vasselin, Gulbis, Lacko !

Guez :)

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-20-2007, 10:27 AM
Lacko :o

meninosantos
02-20-2007, 10:41 AM
Lacko 7-6

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-20-2007, 11:03 AM
Lacko 4-2*

Eva Kas-Jacobson
02-20-2007, 11:05 AM
Lacko *5-2

Tsonga 61 64

delsa
02-20-2007, 11:17 AM
Lacko :yeah: Tsonga :yeah: Guez :yeah: Kas & Peya :yeah:

silverwhite
02-20-2007, 11:30 AM
The live streaming is not working today? :sobbing:

delsa
02-20-2007, 11:35 AM
The live streaming is not working today? :sobbing:

The same for me... :sad:

delsa
02-20-2007, 11:35 AM
Haehnel - Chardy : 4-2*

Luzzi - Stakhovsy 1-1* BP

delsa
02-20-2007, 11:47 AM
And now the SB froze! :hysteric:

Dobr
02-20-2007, 12:00 PM
any news about Luzzi match?

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:06 PM
Stakhovsky 5-4*

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:06 PM
Haehnel - Chardy 7:6[3] *0:0

scarecrows
02-20-2007, 12:07 PM
go Fede

Dobr
02-20-2007, 12:09 PM
Luzzi 4-5

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:10 PM
Stakhovsky - Luzzi 6-5*

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:13 PM
Stakhovsky - Luzzi 6-6

silverwhite
02-20-2007, 12:15 PM
Jeremy :smash:

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:16 PM
Stakhovsky - Luzzi 6-6 [**1-2]

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:16 PM
Stakhovsky - Luzzi 6-6 [*2-2]

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:17 PM
Stakhovsky - Luzzi 6-6 [3-2**]

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:17 PM
Stakhovsky - Luzzi 6-6 [3-3*]

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:18 PM
Stakhovsky - Luzzi 6-6 [**4-3]

Super-Fabio
02-20-2007, 12:19 PM
Stakhovsky - Luzzi 6-6 [*4-4]

delsa
02-20-2007, 12:19 PM
It works again! :banana:

Did Haehnel have his hair color changed or what?... :o

Haehnel - Chardy 7-6(3), *2-2

Luzzi - Stakhovsy 6-6 : **4-5