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Old 08-30-2012, 02:33 PM   #1216
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Mayer, no doubt.
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We have to take the USO into account. Leo Mayer won his 1st round match, while Troicki lost to Stebe. This was Stebe's 3rd victory on outdoor hard this year. The others were in a Kazakhstani challenger and a victory over Cipolla back in March, in Miami R1.
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Nah, I'll stick with Shitkovsky because of his whining.
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Mugrin Cilic for choking to Murray in 2nd set 5-1 to 6-7(1)
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Mugrin by a mile for September. It was against a top player but it was worthy of a WTA performance.
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There should have a "Choke of the Month" thread, then Cilic would be the winner.

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Mugrin, no contest
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That Cilic choke was unreal. From 6-3, 5-1, he won a grand total of 3 games the rest of the match

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meh, Cilic should not get it. Had he lost 2,2 and 2 he wouldn't even be in the conversation and yet when he did perform better than expected by taking a set, but lost the lead, he's the front runner?

against Murray no less, who owns him H2H, not really unexpected
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meh, Cilic should not get it. Had he lost 2,2 and 2 he wouldn't even be in the conversation and yet when he did perform better than expected by taking a set, but lost the lead, he's the front runner?

against Murray no less, who owns him H2H, not really unexpected
True. He made a QF at a slam after a long long time and wasn't really expected to win against Murray. People just fascinated by his dramatic choke that's all.
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fascinated by his fascinating choke
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Definitely Mugrin. Geezus fucking Kryst
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It's not just that he lost it, it's also how he lost it.
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Did you watch Tsonga's match against Klizan?
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Nope, why?
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