Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of - Page 2 - MensTennisForums.com

MensTennisForums.com

MenstennisForums.com is the premier Men's Tennis forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.Please Register - It's Free!

Reply

Old 03-19-2012, 11:57 PM   #16
country flag Certinfy
Registered User
 
Certinfy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 44,862
Certinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

I think several MTF members could get a few points against Karlovic assuming they're serving but that's about it I would think.
__________________
Berdych | Murray | Tsonga | Monfils | Raonic | Soderling
On Djokovic vs Berdych:
Quote:
Originally Posted by Saberq View Post
if he loses this I will support Murray
Certinfy is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 03-20-2012, 12:00 AM   #17
country flag Deathless Mortal
♤23♤
 
Deathless Mortal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 29,937
Deathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond reputeDeathless Mortal has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

There is a poster on MTF though who claims he once took a set off of Dodig, but I think that was a while ago.
__________________

"a kad me opet gore vrati zahvalit' ću Mu prvo
što nam je dao komad zemlje što je za sebe sačuv'o"
Deathless Mortal is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:02 AM   #18
country flag Certinfy
Registered User
 
Certinfy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 44,862
Certinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond reputeCertinfy has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

Quote:
Originally Posted by Deathless Mortal View Post
There is a poster on MTF though who claims he once took a set off of Dodig, but I think that was a while ago.
Back when Dodig's balls weren't as big as they're now I suppose.
__________________
Berdych | Murray | Tsonga | Monfils | Raonic | Soderling
On Djokovic vs Berdych:
Quote:
Originally Posted by Saberq View Post
if he loses this I will support Murray
Certinfy is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:03 AM   #19
country flag 156mphserve
Registered User
 
156mphserve's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 12,923
156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

I played poker against Ryan Sweeting once, and had a set of 9's. Does that count?
__________________
2012 Chennai Champion
11-13 San Jose 3-Peat
Milos

Welcome Your Newest Top 10 Member

Raonic

Proud Canadian
11-13 San Jose 3-Peat
2012 Chennai Champion
156mphserve is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:05 AM   #20
country flag Moozza
Registered User
 
Moozza's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 5,211
Moozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

Quote:
Originally Posted by 156mphserve View Post
I played poker against Ryan Sweeting once, and had a set of 9's. Does that count?
I think so
__________________
Andy Murray-Wimbledon, US Open,Olympic Champion and all round incredible player


MULTISLAMRAYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!


DISPUTABLE REAL NO.1

SPORTSPERSON OF THE YEAR 2013!!!!
Moozza is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:07 AM   #21
country flag sexybeast
Registered User
 
sexybeast's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2011
Posts: 3,258
sexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond reputesexybeast has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

I think I could break Coria's serve.
__________________
All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth.
sexybeast is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:11 AM   #22
country flag 156mphserve
Registered User
 
156mphserve's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 12,923
156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

I might be able to get a set off of Volandri, assuming the match is on betting sites of course
__________________
2012 Chennai Champion
11-13 San Jose 3-Peat
Milos

Welcome Your Newest Top 10 Member

Raonic

Proud Canadian
11-13 San Jose 3-Peat
2012 Chennai Champion
156mphserve is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:12 AM   #23
country flag Moozza
Registered User
 
Moozza's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 5,211
Moozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

Just to be clear I think i would choke the tie-break, I'm not actually saying i would win the set.
__________________
Andy Murray-Wimbledon, US Open,Olympic Champion and all round incredible player


MULTISLAMRAYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!


DISPUTABLE REAL NO.1

SPORTSPERSON OF THE YEAR 2013!!!!
Moozza is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:13 AM   #24
country flag Filo V.
Banned!
 
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Sleeping in the house of my latest jumpoff.
Posts: 34,909
Filo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond reputeFilo V. has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

Karlovic is so not the easiest. No-one here would win more than 3 return points an entire two-set match vs Ivo and he'd win return points on our serves.
Filo V. is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:16 AM   #25
country flag Moozza
Registered User
 
Moozza's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Posts: 5,211
Moozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond reputeMoozza has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

I'm just a bad match up for melzer
__________________
Andy Murray-Wimbledon, US Open,Olympic Champion and all round incredible player


MULTISLAMRAYYYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!


DISPUTABLE REAL NO.1

SPORTSPERSON OF THE YEAR 2013!!!!
Moozza is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:18 AM   #26
country flag leng jai
Registered User
 
leng jai's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2006
Location: Oxford (at heart)
Age: 27
Posts: 20,302
leng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond reputeleng jai has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

Quote:
Originally Posted by Mooza2011 View Post
I'm just a bad match up for melzer
No such thing as match ups.

Ajde.
__________________
WARNING: This signature may contain extreme traces of bullying and glory hunting

TOMMY HASS
0 slams () and 0 finals
0 consecutive weeks at world no. 1
0 consecutive Laureus World Sports Awards
0 times qualified for YEC
3-13 H2H against Rogi Featherer
0-5 H2H against Rafito Nadal
Career low ranking: 1,241 (26.06.1995)
0 fake mullets flaunted in Roland Garros finals.
1 first name in common with Tommy Robredo
leng jai is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:28 AM   #27
country flag Mountaindewslave
Registered User
 
Mountaindewslave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 8,278
Mountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

none because I am a decent recreational player and that's all besides some playing in high school and potentially maybe a bit in college. the OP is vastly underrating the skill and talent the top 100 tennis players have either purposely or ignorantly?? it would be extremely difficult even for a great college tour player to take a set off of a top 100 pro so let's be realistic. all of the top 100 have great skill sets in their entire games. they hit so incredibly fast and with such precision and most have been bred since they could walk. I am unfamiliar with if there are any pros from the challenger tour that post on here, but obviously the majority of tennis freaks here who are passionate recreational players can't win a set. or probably even a game. regardless of if the opponent is Karlovic.

pros hit the ball at such an insane pace and have mastered tennis, it's like asking if the best boxer at your local gym could win a round against Mohommad Ali
__________________
<3 Roger Federer <3 David Ferrer <3 Juan Martin Del Potro <3 Ernest Gulbis <3

------------------------ <3 Richard Gasquet <3

Rafael Nadal
Mountaindewslave is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:45 AM   #28
country flag masterclass
Registered User
 
masterclass's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 5,140
masterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond reputemasterclass has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

When I was in my prime, I think I could take a set off Djokovic* in his prime.
But it's difficult to compare different eras.







*M.Djokovic As long as I got invited to the same tournament. Oh wait, top 100, not 1000. Sorry...
Then maybe Bjorn Phau [103, close enough...] on grass, but "I'll never know. We'll all never know".

Respectfully,
masterclass
masterclass is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:58 AM   #29
country flag Orka_n
Registered User
 
Orka_n's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 15,561
Orka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond reputeOrka_n has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

Quote:
Originally Posted by sexybeast View Post
Is Golubev a top 100 player?
I was gonna say.
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by nadalfan2013 View Post
I didn't see the match but I hope Nadal's injury isn't too serious. Get well soon Rafa!
During Nadal vs Kyrgios:
Quote:
Originally Posted by Speed of Light View Post
Rafa you are my hero I hope I will never live to see the day you start losing matches regularly to mugs like this.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Speed of Light View Post
If Rafa loses today, that's it. I'm done with tennis.
Orka_n is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 03-20-2012, 12:59 AM   #30
country flag HNCS
Registered User
 
HNCS's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2006
Posts: 1,039
HNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond reputeHNCS has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Top 100 players you reckon you could nick a set off of

although an insane question, i like this thread. might be a good pale of cold water for MTF. If all top 100 players are mugs, then none of us can even be mugs.
__________________
Roger Federer


Richard Gasquet,David Nalbandian, James Blake,Marcos Baghdatis,Fabrice Santoro,Jonas Bjorkman,Mario Ancic,Mikhail Youzhny,Fernado Verdasco
HNCS is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios