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Old 05-01-2007, 02:52 PM   #16
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Not a surprise, Kohlschreiber is on fire these last weeks, he is playing in front of a home crowd, and clay isn't Arnaud's favourite surface...The only thing that surprises me is that some of you are shocked by this result
personally, i am not shocked, just disappointed at him losing all the time.
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Old 05-01-2007, 03:40 PM   #17
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Really, Arnaud has a pb since Casablanca.. I hope he will get well soon, and hopefully for Roland Garros !
duh what's a pb?
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Wednesday OOP:

Arnaud Clement (FRA)/Sebastien Grosjean (FRA) vs Nicolas Devilder (FRA)/Diego Hartfield (ARG)
*speechless*
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you know what, with these smaller clay tourneys every week, there's one where all the better 'specialists' go, and another one where the rest of world plays ... i wonder why???
Mhm, and no fun at all when your home tournament, even though it's not on clay and has solid prize money, a good number of points and offers for players all the best conditions, is of that second kind. Geography and those unofficial sums play their role too, maybe there is also a couple of other reasons

As for Kohlschreiber. Well, I've seen a few articles, sounds like a better and more aggressive baseline game and some luck at the important points made his match. Nothing surprising? Perhaps, but if it's the level Arnaud is going to show on clay this year then it's quite disappointing.
Btw, Arnaud was indeed playing in orange that match.
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Old 05-01-2007, 11:29 PM   #19
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duh what's a pb?
a 'personal best' ???

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Wednesday OOP:

Arnaud Clement (FRA)/Sebastien Grosjean (FRA) vs Nicolas Devilder (FRA)/Diego Hartfield (ARG)
*speechless*
what a match, let's get ourselves a ticket to go to munich

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Mhm, and no fun at all when your home tournament, even though it's not on clay and has solid prize money, a good number of points and offers for players all the best conditions, is of that second kind. Geography and those unofficial sums play their role too, maybe there is also a couple of other reasons
awww
i know we are spoiled in sydney, we never pay those stars quite enough for their favour!!! lol

anyway i do hope arnaud/seb will do well.... meaning *win* though what's best for arnaud is probably more clay practice. and learn a thing or two from seb if he hasn't already!
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a 'personal best' ???
well, that's what i thought, but i don't understand it in that context...



Clement/Grosjean d Devilder/Hartfield 57 63 10-7

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Clement/Grosjean d Devilder/Hartfield 57 63 10-7
A bloody battle
Hooray, Arnaud has finally won a match I believe he still has things to learn from Seb, so that's great they'll play one or maybe a few more official matches together, on same side of the court.
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At least arnaud has some fun to play tennis thanks to Seb ... merci seb !
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good boys

it's time like this that we do need a 'global fan network' to give us at least some photos. i bet no one will find any, especially it's -only- doubles. but i guess german fans aren't particularly fond of sebastien
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Well, if you are so desperately interested....
What was your bet on no photos by the way?
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Great pic. I like him on this one.
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some more.
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Hajek/Levinsky d Clement/Grosjean 62 64
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Hajek/Levinsky

ughh ??? Qui ? Who ?
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Well, if you are so desperately interested....
What was your bet on no photos by the way?
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some more.
girls, i mean **doubles**

but nice search work

now that they've lost to a pair of no-names, i'll bet again the photos out there are ... none
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