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Old 08-21-2006, 05:29 AM   #1
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Default (Ranking Watch) Bouncing around

I couldn't find a ranking watch thread in the last few pages (guess even we're not that masochistic), so I decided to start a ranking "peek and look away, check back later" thread.

As of Monday, August 21, Marat is ranked 104 (probably his temperature in degrees Fahrenheit when playing Whitehouse ). He has no points to defend until late February, and so from here on out it should--should--only get better. In theory, we should have only good news to report here for the foreseeable future.

Next stop, top 100!
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Old 08-21-2006, 07:36 AM   #2
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It's almost weird that he's still 104 with no points to defend for the next 5 months. I mean, it's not like he has done much this year.
(yes, that was optimism)

The only way is UP, Marat!!
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Nothing to lose babaaaaaaaaaay Back we go into top 100
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ok....reading the first post really depressed me...but then I realised you guys are right: HE HAS NOTHING TO LOSE FROM NOW ON!!!!! So, come on baby!!!! Give'em hell!!!!!
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Hey.....Top 100, Top 50, Top 10! Baby steps! Let's go Marat!

Hey, where would Marat get if he won the US Open? Whaaaaaat? I'm vice-president of the IOM, remember????

*goes to check about the points Marat would win*
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I checked! And if he wins the US Open, he'd get 1000 points, adding to the 400 he already has, he'd have a total of 1400. That means Top 20, about place number 18!
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OMG it would be so great... You know it's cruel to make me hope like that !
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I checked! And if he wins the US Open, he'd get 1000 points, adding to the 400 he already has, he'd have a total of 1400. That means Top 20, about place number 18!
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I checked! And if he wins the US Open, he'd get 1000 points, adding to the 400 he already has, he'd have a total of 1400. That means Top 20, about place number 18!
we are high today
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I checked! And if he wins the US Open, he'd get 1000 points, adding to the 400 he already has, he'd have a total of 1400. That means Top 20, about place number 18!

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It's almost weird that he's still 104 with no points to defend for the next 5 months. I mean, it's not like he has done much this year.
(yes, that was optimism)

The only way is UP, Marat!!
I know! His race position is 64.
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I checked! And if he wins the US Open, he'd get 1000 points, adding to the 400 he already has, he'd have a total of 1400. That means Top 20, about place number 18!
I am totally safe now... it puts my mind at rest to know that there is a person to take over my crown of the IOM when I retire
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I am totally safe now... it puts my mind at rest to know that there is a person to take over my crown of the IOM when I retire
you think that there is a way out?
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I checked! And if he wins the US Open, he'd get 1000 points, adding to the 400 he already has, he'd have a total of 1400. That means Top 20, about place number 18!
honey!!!! I told you to lay off the sangria!!!!! or better yet, hand it over aaaaaaa yes....I see your point....mmmm....Marat can easily do this!!!! I have total faith in him!!!! He has the power to do it!!!! IMPOSSIBLE IS NOTHING!!!!!
After USO is over, I will have a tiny confetion to make ...I don't wanna jinx it by saying it now...
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