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Sunday (3/18/07) OOP & Scores

smucav
03-18-2007, 01:10 AM
STADIUM 1 start 12:00 noon
ATP - [12]N Djokovic (SRB) vs [2]R Nadal (ESP)
WTA - [1] L Raymond (USA)/S Stosur (AUS) vs [5] Y Chan (TPE)/C Chuang (TPE)
ATP - [5] M Damm (CZE)/L Paes (IND) vs [6] J Erlich (ISR)/A Ram (ISR)

Fergie
03-18-2007, 01:20 AM
Go Nole!! :rocker2:

ChinoRios4Ever
03-18-2007, 01:23 AM
take the title rafa :yeah:

Damirj
03-18-2007, 01:26 AM
Ajde Nole :bigclap:

ezekiel
03-18-2007, 01:41 AM
Is it best of 3 or best of 5 ?

I am so confused about it :rolleyes:

ezekiel
03-18-2007, 01:51 AM
espn has it scheduled for only 2 hours

Scotso
03-18-2007, 02:47 AM
Ajde Nole! :rocker2:

Nando_L
03-18-2007, 02:58 AM
Ajde Nole!! :)

TMJordan
03-18-2007, 03:13 AM
Ajde Nole! :bounce:

ezekiel
03-18-2007, 05:11 AM
http://www.atptennis.com/en/news/2006/fans_first07.asp
"Eleven tournaments with best-of-5-set finals this past season will
move to best-of-3 in 2007: Barcelona, Basel, Gstaad, Kitzbuhel,
Stuttgart, Vienna and the ATP Masters Series events in Hamburg,
Madrid, Monte-Carlo, Paris, and Rome. ATP Tennis Masters Series
tournaments Pacific Life Open and Sony Ericsson Open will maintain
their five-set finals for 2007.:

d_s
03-18-2007, 06:47 AM
Good luck Djokovic!

Blue Heart24
03-18-2007, 08:37 AM
Good luck Nole

studzien
03-18-2007, 09:35 AM
I had written an e-mail to the tournament's office before the tournament and they replied that the final match is best of 3 sets.
So, I really don't know what think about it :/

Xavidbz
03-18-2007, 10:35 AM
¡Vamos Rafa!

Ivanatis
03-18-2007, 10:53 AM
ajde Nole, your title

Naranoc
03-18-2007, 06:25 PM
Good luck Rafa :yeah:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:02 PM
Players just got on the court.

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:07 PM
Novak Djokovic to serve

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:08 PM
They both didn't lose a set on the way to the final :) :) :) This should be very interesting!

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:09 PM
They both didn't lose a set on the way to the final :) :) :) This should be very interesting!

I don't expect this to be one of the best matches of this tournament.

hablovah19
03-18-2007, 07:09 PM
Any Canadians know if we get coverage of this match?
I thought RDS was going to show it, but they're showing something else. :rolleyes:

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 07:10 PM
Guys, please forgive me for asking, but is this best of 3 or 5? I'e read 2 different versions, both being ATP acclaimed :rolleyes: :retard:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:10 PM
best of 5.

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:11 PM
I don't expect this to be one of the best matches of this tournament.

I'm expecting a 5-set match :)

s.m.
03-18-2007, 07:11 PM
best of 5.

says who:confused:

Metis
03-18-2007, 07:12 PM
Rafa gave Nole a friendly pat on the shoulder after the coin toss. :)

Layhani just said it's best of 3.

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 07:13 PM
Rafa gave Nole a friendly pat on the shoulder after the coin toss. :)

:aplot:

neenah
03-18-2007, 07:14 PM
The announcer on the livestream I'm watching just said it's best of three.

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:14 PM
http://www.atptennis.com/en/news/2006/fans_first07.asp
"Eleven tournaments with best-of-5-set finals this past season will
move to best-of-3 in 2007: Barcelona, Basel, Gstaad, Kitzbuhel,
Stuttgart, Vienna and the ATP Masters Series events in Hamburg,
Madrid, Monte-Carlo, Paris, and Rome. ATP Tennis Masters Series
tournaments Pacific Life Open and Sony Ericsson Open will maintain
their five-set finals for 2007.:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:15 PM
3 BPs Nadal

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:16 PM
break to love Nadal :eek: 1-0

s.m.
03-18-2007, 07:17 PM
http://www.atptennis.com/en/news/2006/fans_first07.asp
"Eleven tournaments with best-of-5-set finals this past season will
move to best-of-3 in 2007: Barcelona, Basel, Gstaad, Kitzbuhel,
Stuttgart, Vienna and the ATP Masters Series events in Hamburg,
Madrid, Monte-Carlo, Paris, and Rome. ATP Tennis Masters Series
tournaments Pacific Life Open and Sony Ericsson Open will maintain
their five-set finals for 2007.:



Layhani just said it's best of 3.

mkay

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:17 PM
Rafa breaks *1-0

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 07:17 PM
http://www.atptennis.com/en/news/2006/fans_first07.asp
"Eleven tournaments with best-of-5-set finals this past season will
move to best-of-3 in 2007: Barcelona, Basel, Gstaad, Kitzbuhel,
Stuttgart, Vienna and the ATP Masters Series events in Hamburg,
Madrid, Monte-Carlo, Paris, and Rome. ATP Tennis Masters Series
tournaments Pacific Life Open and Sony Ericsson Open will maintain
their five-set finals for 2007.:

Yeah that's what I read...and then people say it is best-of-3. This is a complete farce :mad:

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:17 PM
broken to love

Nadal is just too good for Nole. This match will be a quickie.

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:17 PM
Mo on court :yeah:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:18 PM
match started and we still don't know is it best of 5 or best of 3 :lol:

Metis
03-18-2007, 07:18 PM
Nole is very nervous

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 07:18 PM
broken to love

Nadal is just too good for Nole. This match will be a quickie.

We can hope ;)

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:19 PM
40-0

Metis
03-18-2007, 07:19 PM
It's best of 3. The umpire said it.

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:19 PM
Nole is very nervous

as expected

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:19 PM
Nadal holds to love :eek:

pkubik
03-18-2007, 07:19 PM
best of 3 for 1000000000000%

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:19 PM
2-0

PoderShileno
03-18-2007, 07:19 PM
Vamosss Rafa¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡¡

Vamossssss

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 07:20 PM
Wow...8/0 so far for Nadal :eek:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:20 PM
First point for Nole :bigclap:

Peoples
03-18-2007, 07:21 PM
Djokovic.. always in control of course ;) But try to win some points :lol:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:21 PM
15-30

ezekiel
03-18-2007, 07:21 PM
why is Nole stuck behind the baseline?
Come on boy , wake up

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:21 PM
make it quick, champ

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:21 PM
*15-30

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:22 PM
2 BPs again :zzz:

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:22 PM
2 Bp

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:22 PM
Nadal is wiping the floor out there

ezekiel
03-18-2007, 07:22 PM
OMG, he is stuck and Rafa is having an easy time

2 bps

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:22 PM
*3-0

Regenbogen
03-18-2007, 07:23 PM
I like this start :D

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:23 PM
2 BPs again :zzz:

i thought you said it will be an interesting match. now it's boring for you.

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:23 PM
*3-0

wake up Nole

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:23 PM
Rafa has it under control, Nole is very nervous and can't do anything properly

ezekiel
03-18-2007, 07:23 PM
3-0 Rafa
12-1 in pts

Wake up dude

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 07:23 PM
In some ways I'm glad I can't watch this...Nadal is sooooo slow between points, and Nole could hypnotise you when he bounces the ball pre-serve :help:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:24 PM
as thought you said it will be an interesting match. now it's boring for you.

Yeah, i really thought it will be, but Nole is nervous, i don't know why. And it isn't interesting to watch currently.

Blue Heart24
03-18-2007, 07:24 PM
best of 3? :sad:
Fight Novak.I dont want to see a boring final

Peoples
03-18-2007, 07:24 PM
Nadal playing great tennis :)

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:24 PM
C'mon Nole :rocker2:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:25 PM
Nole's FH out, 15-0

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:25 PM
15-15

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:26 PM
nice FH Rafa, 30-15

PoderShileno
03-18-2007, 07:27 PM
Vamos Rafa

best of 5 or 3 guys'?????

:confused:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:27 PM
omg terrible Nole! 40-15

studzien
03-18-2007, 07:27 PM
best of 5 or 3 guys'?????:confused:

best of 3

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:27 PM
Umpire said it's best of 3, so it probably is. ATP is a circus!

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:28 PM
Rafa 4-0*

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:28 PM
4-0, if Nole doesn't hold now it will be a bagel :scared:

Peoples
03-18-2007, 07:29 PM
Nadal can hit short 2nd kick serves to Djoke's forehand all day and still get short comfortable returns to put away :)

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:29 PM
ace Nole, 30-0

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:29 PM
30-15

alelysafina
03-18-2007, 07:30 PM
Come on Nole!!!

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:30 PM
40-15

Peoples
03-18-2007, 07:30 PM
Vamos Rafa

best of 5 or 3 guys'?????

:confused:

Umpire said best of 3 and betting firms are saying best of 3, so unless Etienne gives them a call and says otherwise after 2 sets, it's best of 3 ;)

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:30 PM
*40-15

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:31 PM
Nole holds finally

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:31 PM
Rafa *4-1

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:32 PM
Rafa is going to win anyway. Doesn't matter if best of 3 or 5.

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 07:32 PM
Umpire said best of 3 and betting firms are saying best of 3, so unless Etienne gives them a call and says otherwise after 2 sets, it's best of 3 ;)

If Nadal manages to lead 6/2 6/2, I wouldn't put it past him to extend the match, given his previous decision :tape:

Peoples
03-18-2007, 07:32 PM
WTF Rafa you lost a game !? :mad:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:33 PM
what a stupid return on a second serve! :fiery:

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:34 PM
ups, was it a DF?

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:34 PM
15-15

PoderShileno
03-18-2007, 07:34 PM
thanksssssss friends.......

GO rafa...

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:34 PM
30-15 Rafa

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:35 PM
40-15...

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:35 PM
40-30

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:36 PM
5-1 Rafa

Björki
03-18-2007, 07:36 PM
5-1*

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:36 PM
0-15

muniu
03-18-2007, 07:37 PM
Nole :o it's sad
fight back man , show who is the boss :rocker2: :o

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:37 PM
30-15 Nole

Peoples
03-18-2007, 07:38 PM
Nole :o it's sad
fight back man , show who is the boss :rocker2: :o

But he is showing who's the boss... Rafa of course

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:38 PM
nice point, 40-15 Nole

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:39 PM
5-2

Metis
03-18-2007, 07:40 PM
finally a great point from Nole :)

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:41 PM
This set is lost i'm afraid, but Nole should fight much more in the second set.

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:43 PM
3 SPs

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:43 PM
should be 6-4 for Rafa in the 2nd set

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:43 PM
6-2 Rafa

Deathless Mortal
03-18-2007, 07:44 PM
should be 6-4 for Rafa in the 2nd set

It could easily, but hopefully Nole can do more :devil:

PoderShileno
03-18-2007, 07:45 PM
Vamossss.s....

6-0 in the 2º set rafa..please.

Metis
03-18-2007, 07:45 PM
Rafa cruising. :cool: Hopefully Nole will make the 2nd set more competitive.

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:49 PM
lucky hold by nole

stebs
03-18-2007, 07:50 PM
Djokovic played brilliantly in that game. Still it wasn't easy and he had to win two points with serves.

stebs
03-18-2007, 07:51 PM
lucky hold by nole

Two service winners, one decent approach and one huge forehand winner. How is it lucky?

PoderShileno
03-18-2007, 07:53 PM
rafa hold

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 07:57 PM
lucky one, nole

Metis
03-18-2007, 07:58 PM
Nole is doing much better now. I like the 'kiss camera' moments. :lol:

Metis
03-18-2007, 08:02 PM
Nadal taken to deuce :eek:

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 08:03 PM
Rafa :mad:

Metis
03-18-2007, 08:03 PM
Come on Rafa. Hold!

Metis
03-18-2007, 08:04 PM
deuce :)

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:04 PM
take it Nole

neenah
03-18-2007, 08:05 PM
One BP wasted, but Novak gets another..

neenah
03-18-2007, 08:05 PM
..Two BPs gone.

Naranoc
03-18-2007, 08:05 PM
3rd BP...

neenah
03-18-2007, 08:06 PM
..And a third!

Naranoc
03-18-2007, 08:06 PM
Deuce again.

Fed Express
03-18-2007, 08:07 PM
Come on Dkjoko!

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:08 PM
ad Nadal

Naranoc
03-18-2007, 08:08 PM
Adv. Nadal

Naranoc
03-18-2007, 08:08 PM
Phew! He holds :banana:

Metis
03-18-2007, 08:09 PM
:dance:

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 08:11 PM
Nole holds to 00 :eek:

DDrago2
03-18-2007, 08:12 PM
This is when Nadal should have lost his serve

That Djoko couldn't beak him here means he can't win this match

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:15 PM
3-3

matulci
03-18-2007, 08:15 PM
play best 3 set?

RogiFan88
03-18-2007, 08:16 PM
score looking better; keep holding, Nole, you little Djoker you! :lol:

Adler
03-18-2007, 08:17 PM
Who's responsible for the view? The guy should be fired pronto!!! :<

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:19 PM
Nole 4-3*

matulci
03-18-2007, 08:20 PM
play 3 set?

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:21 PM
play 3 set?
best of 3 yes.

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:27 PM
4-4

Rafa = Fed Killa
03-18-2007, 08:28 PM
4-4

Vamos RAFA

Get the break now

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 08:30 PM
Rafa :mad:

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:31 PM
Nole holds 5-4*

defrosebwlchamps
03-18-2007, 08:35 PM
need point by point please

Black Adam
03-18-2007, 08:37 PM
On which channel is it?

Metis
03-18-2007, 08:37 PM
deuce :scared:

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:37 PM
5-5

Metis
03-18-2007, 08:37 PM
Adv Nadal

Star sports

edit: I guess star sports is delayed by a couple of minutes :lol:

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 08:38 PM
this is where nadal should break

stebs
03-18-2007, 08:38 PM
Nadal will be retreiving everything to try and break here. Djokovic will have to play well, I hope he can.

Metis
03-18-2007, 08:39 PM
yes, come on Rafa!

stebs
03-18-2007, 08:40 PM
Djokovic cannot find a first serve and when it becomes a rally at a critical stage it is always more likely that Djokovic will make the error.

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:41 PM
2 BP Nadal

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 08:42 PM
lucky save by nole

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:42 PM
broken.

stebs
03-18-2007, 08:42 PM
0 first serves + 1 double fault = trouble when serving against Nadal.

Metis
03-18-2007, 08:43 PM
Serve it out Rafa! :banana:

Rafa = Fed Killa
03-18-2007, 08:43 PM
Yes! now hold :D

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:45 PM
30-0

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:46 PM
3 Mp

Tom Paulman
03-18-2007, 08:46 PM
So it's really best of 2?

edit: best of 3 of course :)

Bilbo
03-18-2007, 08:48 PM
2007 Pacific Life Open Champion: Rafael Nadal (ESP)

expected win by Rafa :yeah:

Regenbogen
03-18-2007, 08:48 PM
:woohoo:

Björki
03-18-2007, 08:48 PM
GSM Nadal

Horatio Caine
03-18-2007, 08:49 PM
Well done Rafa! :yeah:

Nice fight in the 2nd set Nole ;)

Enjoy Incubus
03-18-2007, 08:50 PM
If Nole won second set, he would won the match:p

muniu
03-18-2007, 08:53 PM
Nole :bigcry: :sad: why :sad:

gandrej
03-18-2007, 08:54 PM
are they not playing on 3 winning sets?

Fed Express
03-18-2007, 08:54 PM
Oh well, it's about time... 10 months after his last title.