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Old 09-08-2012, 05:17 PM   #151
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SQ #1: If you manage to hit the ball to opponent's side past the net post, does it have to pass the net higher then net?
Nope, and in fact they just showed a Gasquet/Klahn point where Gasquet hit it around the net post and it looked only about halfway up the net, but he hit the court and won the point
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Old 09-08-2012, 06:15 PM   #152
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would boris becker bagel nadal on clay?

i think it's a certainty
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Old 09-08-2012, 06:28 PM   #153
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Bump. And who the hell are those people who talk to the winner of a match when they are packing up their bags. What's their purpose too?
Can anyone answer this? I'm very curious!

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Would wimbledon close the roof on a match like the us semifinal, when its extremely windy but no rain?
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Pretty sure theyre part of the organising team that work at every tournament.
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Old 09-08-2012, 08:11 PM   #156
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Would wimbledon close the roof on a match like the us semifinal, when its extremely windy but no rain?
I guess not, they seemed to keep the roof open whenever it's possible. On the other hand, a good British indoor player might change things.
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why did murray pull his shorts up
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Pretty sure theyre part of the organising team that work at every tournament.
Oh. But what do they say to the players?

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Can anybody clearly explain the diff b/w ad court and deuce court sides. Silly question, but confusing too.
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Can anybody clearly explain the diff b/w ad court and deuce court sides. Silly question, but confusing too.
Deuce side is when you serve at deuce, you serve from right to the service box in right. Ad side is when you serve at ad, you serve from left to the service box in right.
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Deuce side is when you serve at deuce, you serve from right to the service box in right. Ad side is when you serve at ad, you serve from left to the service box in right.
Thanks, but can you explain more clearer? with diagram if possible.
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The deuce side is the side all players start from when serving? That any clearer?
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The deuce side is the side all players start from when serving? That any clearer?
Right Side = Deuce
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A player serves once two points at one side and keeps changing... right?
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Bump. And who the hell are those people who talk to the winner of a match when they are packing up their bags. What's their purpose too?
Not sure of the name of the ATP GUY( I think it is Greg Sharko-atp media director). The guy who speaks to the women is Kevin Fischer (he always wears funny pants http://us.loudmouthgolf.com/). He is the main WTA media guy ( official title Senior Manager/Communication & Publication).


I think they just tell the player that they have to do the on court interview and signs balls
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I think they just tell the player that they have to do the on court interview and signs balls
Possibly also some info on upcoming press conference.
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