Good win for Dimitrov, just played patiently and drew out the errors from Stan. He’s snapped the 5-match losing streak against Stan, nice way to get his season going. Could be a tasty one against Nadal in the semis, despite a 1-7 HC H2H he’s won at least a set in every single HC meeting so far.
I never ever take any role calling if the shot was in or out but this is just ugly. I am the biggest feminist on this site but this is just plain ugly.
Rinderknech could not believe it - can you? Serving to stay in the match, down 0-30 - Rinderknech comes up with a big serve.
Or does he?
Still undefeated and playing great tennis in Dubai at the moment.
Will he lose any match at all this year?
There seems to be noone left who can beat him. He has RAFA's number. Rogie is out injured, Medvedev is in a slump.
Can anyone stop him? Who and where?
I'm gonna go on a limb and say...
Some i assume bored people seek to make mickey mouse events like Dubai and Acapulco significant by saying world no.1 spot is on line.
Reality is only world no1 position that is relevant is who is no.1 at seasons end.
It will be Nadal or Djokovic clearly. Both so far ahead of the rest its...
Gasquet was drawn into playing Monfils' slow baseline exchanges and thoroughly outclassed, even the backhand was at best even. In every other department Monfils was far superior, he's just so much quicker. Could've been 6-3 6-1 if Gaёl didn't fall asleep serving for it. Still a routine win. Now...