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Old 09-20-2012, 01:47 PM   #1
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Default St Petersburg R2 : Gimeno-Traver def. Kubot 6-4 7-6 (5)

Seven matches in a row DGT has gone without losing a set. He started slowly and down 0-4* in the 1st set. Then he broke the Polish LaLo's serve and was able to lift his game serving and hitting the forehand well, even hit a couple of decent backhands.

DGT served for the match at *5-4, total donkey service game but did the business in the TB.
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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.
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Default St. Petersburg 2R DGT def. Kubot 6-4, 7-6 (7-5)

Impressive stuff from Kubot. Went from 0-4* up to losing the first set 6-4. DGT then blows it at *5-4 in the second before taking it on the tie-break.
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Default Re: St Petersburg R2 : Gimeno-Traver def. Kubot 6-4 7-6 (5)

for Lukasz...Was playing so well in the first set, then lost 6 games in a row...Never lost to DGT until today...Horrible loss...At least he still has his sexy new haircut and bandanna
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Default Re: St Petersburg R2 : Gimeno-Traver def. Kubot 6-4 7-6 (5)

Kubot on the ad side should have hit kickers to the DGT backhand and put away the weak returns at times. Though the surface isn't too fast in fairness.
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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.
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DGT has his moments on HC sometimes, glad he made it today.
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and DGT is playing a 42.5k on clay next week great schedule
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Default Re: St Petersburg R2 : Gimeno-Traver def. Kubot 6-4 7-6 (5)

didn't see this but as AJ said, you'd think Kubot would be able to win a lot of cheap points serve/volleying to the backhand.

at least enough not to blow a double-break lead. that's pretty shameful for a big server indoors.
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