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Old 07-08-2008, 12:47 PM   #24
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Default Re: Nadal's timewasting - who's to blame?

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Originally Posted by Albatros99 View Post
So, it is 25 seconds between points. Now, the point (pun intended) is when does a point finish? When the error or winner is hit? When the player gets the ball from the ball boys? Anyone care to explain?
ATP it's 25 seconds and it's from when the score is called by the umpire.

In other words, he wastes time and gets away with it and will continue to do so.
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Originally Posted by Filo V. View Post
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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