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Old 01-16-2007, 05:31 PM   #106
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I want to manage Mexico City Challenger (125+h) ...
Same week than Nasdaq Open "2nd week" and Napoli Challenger...
But maybe Deathless Mortal prefers to do it
I'll do the challenger that week, but maybe they will be few challengers...
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Old 01-16-2007, 05:40 PM   #107
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I'll do the challenger on 5/21 if that is ok.
I'm not sure yet if there will be any challengers played that week, last year there wasn't (due to RG quallies)

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I would like to do Casablanca (Challenger,9-15 April), if this calendar is correct:

http://www.tennisteen.it/modules.php...owpage&pid=406
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I want to manage Mexico City Challenger (125+h) ...
Same week than Nasdaq Open "2nd week" and Napoli Challenger...
But maybe Deathless Mortal prefers to do it
Deathless already has it and we don't know yet how many challengers will be run that week.
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Old 01-16-2007, 06:20 PM   #108
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This year the doubles points for 1st round losers are 5 points as per the ATP
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I'm not sure yet if there will be any challengers played that week, last year there wasn't (due to RG quallies)
Ahh, how about one on 4/16 then.
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After a bit of a mess at the AO thread (sorry Gu, you're doing a great job there), I decided it was time to create a standard format for all the TT tournament threads. This way it's easier and faster for the players to find the information they are looking for. The problem with the AO thread is that the manager has only 3 posts for all the info and it makes things look messy when it's all in one post. There should be 7-8 posts for the manager to have in his/her control at the start of the thread.

Next I will go through all the posts that a TT tournament thread should have and then I will post an example from all of them.

Post #1 - 'Introduction to TT'

This post should only have the basic instructions of how to play TT and which tournament it is.

Post #2 - Fact Sheet

This post should include the key facts of the tournament, like the entry deadlines for singles and doubles, size of the draws, tournament ranking points table, time of the draws, etc.

Post #3 - Entry Lists

Singles and doubles entry lists + seeded players/teams lists

Post #4 - TT Singles Draw

Post #5 - TT Doubles Draw

Post #6 - Schedule of Play

This post should have the overall schedule for the tournament and the daily schedule of play.

Note to managers: Remember the new rule of saving the daily schedules of all days. Don't just edit the post with the new schedule, keep the old ones too.

Post #7 - Stats & Awards

Post #8 - News & Info

It's up to the managers if they want to use different colours, fonts, pictures and things like that for the threads, but this way all the TT threads would have the same structure. I'll now post the example posts (from 1 to 8) using Murilo's excellent Durban thread as a basis for some of them.
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Old 01-17-2007, 04:49 PM   #111
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Tennis Tipping – Durban



South African Challenger tournament for Australian Open losers Better luck this time



What is Tennis Tipping?

In the game, participants pick the winners of all main draw matches and are placed in a knock-out system. That means each participant plays a different participant and whoever predicted the winner of most matches correctly, moves on to the next round. The same applies for doubles, but you're in a team format and your scores are combined.

Note:

- In case of a tie, a tie-breaker will decide who moves on to the next round.
New tie-break method: http://www.menstennisforums.com/show...37&postcount=1

- In case a player (i.e. the actual ATP Player) retires in a match, this match will be counted as long as one point has been played. If players are replaced by a lucky loser after the start of Tennis Tipping, these matches will be cancelled.



How to Sign-Up:


Just post here that you would like to play. You can only play one tournament per week. Entries will be based on ranking. Everyone can commit.

Please read this post for more information
http://www.menstennisforums.com/show...14&postcount=1

How to send in picks:

Picks can be sent in as soon as the draws are ready. Remember, you pick a winner in every match! Picks should be sent by PM, so that your opponent does not know your picks. Picks should be titled: [TT: Durban, day #]. Picks can be sent in anytime until the beginning of play each day. If you're still in both singles & doubles, you use the same tips for both. For doubles, you still tip the ATP singles matches, not the doubles! No changes can be made after the play has started.

PRECAUTIONARY MEASURE

If the board goes down as has happened before, send your picks to murilo_esseka@yahoo.com.br

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Old 01-17-2007, 04:50 PM   #112
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Fact Sheet

1st Singles Entry Deadline: Sunday, 14th January 6:00 pm CET
Period for changes and doubles commitments: Monday, 15th January 0:00 – Friday 19th January 6:00 pm CET
Draw size for singles: 32 (28 direct entries, 4 qualy spots, 16 player qualy draw)
Draw size for doubles: 16 (14 direct entries, 2 qualy spots, 8 team qualy draw)
Time of the draw: QD Friday 7 pm CET, MDS Saturday 3 pm CET, MDD Saturday 4 pm CET
Assistant manager:

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TT RANKING POINTS

W...108
F....75
SF...48
QF...25
R16..11
R32...1
Q.....3
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Old 01-17-2007, 04:50 PM   #113
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Entry Lists

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SINGLES ENTRY LIST
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SEEDED PLAYERS
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DOUBLES ENTRY LIST
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SEEDED TEAMS
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TT Singles Draw

Code:
KEY

Blue = winner
TB = Tie breaker
SR = set ratio
PTS = predict the score
CB = Countback

Final

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: 3


00:00 | v

Semi Finals

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: 4


00:00 | v
00:00 | v


Quarter Finals

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: ?


00:00 | v
00:00 | v
00:00 | v
00:00 | v


Second Round

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: ?


00:00 | v
00:00 | v
00:00 | v
00:00 | v

00:00 | v
00:00 | v
00:00 | v
00:00 | v


First Round

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: ?
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TT Doubles Draw

Code:
KEY

Blue = winner
TB = Tie breaker
SR = set ratio
PTS = predict the score
CB = Countback

Final

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: 3


00:00 | v

Semi Finals

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: 4


00:00 | v
00:00 | v


Quarter Finals

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: ?


00:00 | v
00:00 | v
00:00 | v
00:00 | v

First Round

Matches Counted: 0
Matches Remaining: ?
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Schedule of Play

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SINGLES:

Saturday ~ TT Q1 & (Q2)
Sunday ~ TT Qualy Final Round
Monday ~ TT R32
Tuesday ~ TT R16
Wednesday & Thursday ~ TT QF
Friday ~ TT SF
Saturday & Sunday ~ TT Final

DOUBLES:

Saturday ~ TT Q1 & (Q2)
Sunday ~ TT Qualy Final Round
Monday & Tuesday ~ TT R16
Wednesday & Thursday ~ TT QF
Friday ~ TT SF
Saturday & Sunday ~ TT Final
Sunday

Saturday

Friday

Thursday

Wednesday

Tuesday

Monday

Qualy Sunday

Qualy Saturday

Code:
EXPLANATION:

Match with nothing after it's name - Just pick the winner
Match with SR after it's name - Pick the winner and the sets (Ex: Arthurs 2-1)
Match with PTS after it's name - Pick the whole score (Ex: Arthurs 6:7 7:6 6:1)
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TT Stats & Awards
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TT News & Info

TT Links

Singles Rank
Doubles Rank
TB rules
TT stats thread
Managers thread
Rules thread
TT Addicts chat thread
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Entry Lists

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Code:
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Cant we just write in the entry list, first 8 players seeded, like it was now, I mean?
But, I like this new way for everything else
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Cant we just write in the entry list, first 8 players seeded, like it was now, I mean?
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rankings used for entries and seeds are different this year
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