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Discussion Starter · #1 · (Edited)
Tennis Tipping Davis Cup

What is Tennis Tipping?

In the game, participants pick the winners of all main draw matches and are placed in a knock-out system. That means each participant plays a different participant and whoever predicted the winner of most matches correctly, moves on to the next round. The same applies for doubles, but you're in a team format and your scores are combined.


- In case of a tie, a tie-breaker will decide which player wins.

- In case a player (i.e. the actual ATP Player) retires in a match, this match will be counted as long as one point has been played. If players are replaced by a lucky loser after the start of Tennis Tipping, these matches will be cancelled.

How to Sign-Up:

Sign Up for Davis Cup has already taken place.

Please read this post for more information

How to send in picks:

Picks can be sent in as soon as the draws are ready. Remember, you pick a winner in every match! Picks should be sent by PM, so that your opponent does not know your picks. Picks should be titled: [TT: ?, day #]. Picks can be sent in anytime until the beginning of play each day. If you're still in both singles & doubles, you use the same tips for both. For Davis Cup doubles, you tip the Davis Cup doubles rubbers. No changes can be made after the play has started.

Additional Rules

1. Players will be allowed to make tactical changes to the doubles and reverse singles up until the start of play for that day - the captains must pm me to inform me before the days' play starts though.

2. Non playing members of each team may send me in their tips each day as backup incase one of the other members of their team doesn't send in their tips.


If the board goes down as has happened before, send your picks to [email protected]

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Discussion Starter · #2 · (Edited)
Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

World Group I

Day 1: Matches Counted:14
Day 1: Matches Remaining:0

Day 2: Matches Counted:8
Day 2: Matches Remaining:0

Day 3: Matches Counted:4
Day 3: Matches Remaining:0

03:02¦ Serbia (s)(c) vs Belarus
Surface: Clay

13:10¦ Savestheday91 vs The Cat Lady
12:12¦ Grofica vs Gaynor SR 2:2, SR2
14:14¦ Savestheday91/Lossi vs Adee-Gee/The Cat Lady SRs 6-4
02:02¦ Grofica vs Adee-Gee SRs 0-1
02:01¦ Savestheday91 vs Gaynor

04:01¦ Romania (s)(c) vs Germany
Location: Constanta, Surface: Sand

12:12¦ Scythe19pro vs Hotzenplotz SR 4:4 SR3
12:12¦ Iza vs ZackBusner SR 4:3
14:14¦ Scythe19pro/Mara_M vs ZackBusner/KalleonAir ISR 6-3
03:00¦ Mara_M vs JMG W/O
03:04¦ Huff vs KalleonAir

03:02¦ Russia (c) vs Brazil (s)

13:12¦ Dmitiry vs Keqtqiadv
14:12¦ Nadie vs Netin!
14:16¦ Dmitriy/Mishka Logvi vs Tytta/Keqtqiadv
01:03¦ Mishka_Logvi vs Netin!
02:02¦ Nadie vs Tytta SRs 1-0

03:02¦ Portugal (c) vs Netherlands (s)
Venue: Serra da Estrela Surface: snow (outdoor)

12:12¦ HenryMag vs Sheva SR 3:4
13:12¦ Melvins vs Strangelove
14:16¦ HenryMag/[adidas] vs Strangelove/Tennis2006
04:03¦ [adidas] vs Tennis2006
03:03¦ Meninosantos vs Sheva SR1

02:03¦ Finland (s)(c) vs Australia
Location: Ivalo, Lapland. Surface: ice (outdoor)

12:13¦ Labamba vs Tankman
13:14¦ Smasher vs [alt]Aussie_Fan
14:14¦ Labamba/Smasher vs Peta Pan/Aussie_Fan SR 7-6
03:02¦ Labamba vs Aussie_Fan
03:03¦ Smasher vs Peta Pan SRs 1-3

01:04¦ Bulgaria (s)(c) vs Great Britain
Location: Sofia, Universiada, surface: wood

12:12¦ BgStallion vs Forever-Delayed SR 4:3
12:12¦ Propaganda vs Marksman SR 4:4 SR4
12:14¦ Propaganda/BgStallion vs Greatkingrat/Alansk
03:03¦ Propaganda vs Alansk SRs 0-1
03:03¦ Filipo vs Greatkingrat

04:01¦ France (c) vs Israel (s)
Location : Nîmes (dans les arènes), Surface: Clay

12:13¦ Scala vs Tal20
13:14¦ Wolves68 vs Vamos Israel 4:3
15:13¦ Scala/Siders vs Vamos Israel/Tal20
03:02¦ Siders vs Vamos Israel
03:02¦ Wolves68 vs Tal20

04:01¦ Singapore (s)(c) vs Croatia
Surface : Plastic (indoor)

12:12¦ Balloon vs Deathless_Mortal SR 3:2
13:12¦ Buddy vs TennisFanCroatia
13:14¦ Balloon/Buddy vs TennisFanCroatia/Deathless Mortal
04:03¦ Buddy vs Deathless_Mortal
03:03¦ Balloon vs TennisFanCroatia SRs 1-0

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Discussion Starter · #3 · (Edited)
Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

World Group II

Matches Counted:14
Matches Remaining:0

Matches Counted:8
Matches Remaining:0

Matches Counted:4
Matches Remaining:0

Argentina(s)(c)vs BYE

03:02¦ Slovenia (c) vs USA (s)
Location: Portoroz, Surface: Clay

13:13¦ Chris84 vs Njnetswill SR 4:3
13:13¦ SloKid vs Coreyschucky SR 4:2
14:15¦ Chris84/SloKid vs Allez-Alejo/LaTenista
03:03¦ SloKid vs Allez-Alejo PTS3
03:02¦ Chris84 vs Coreyschucky

05:00¦ Canada (s)(c) vs Latvia
Location: Ellesmere Island, Surface: Ice

13:12¦ TMJordan vs Zirconek
13:11¦ Sploush vs Kada Starpiba
16:14¦ Snowwy/M.C. vs Zirconek/Kada Starpiba
01:00¦ Snowwy vs Zirconek W/O
01:00¦ TMJordan vs Kada Starpiba W/O

03:02¦ Spain (s)(c) vs Chile
Location: Recinto Ferial de la Casa de Campo, Surface : Greenset (indoor)

12:13¦ AceMaker vs Soltmann_89
13:13¦ Gerard vs Albop SR 3:4
15:15¦ AceMaker/Gerard vs Alonsofz/zxcv SR 7-6
03:02¦ AceMaker vs Alonsofz
03:02¦ Gerard vs zxcv

05:00¦ Switzerland (c) vs Belgium (s)
Location: Lenzerheide, Surface: Snow

13:12¦ Eljab vs Foosimoo
12:10¦ Nando_L vs Drikke
15:13¦ Eljab/Nando_L vs Foosimoo/Drikke
03:00¦ Eljab vs Drikke W/O
03:00¦ Nando_L vs Foosimoo W/O

04:01¦ Hungary (s)(c) vs Italy

13:12¦ Aleksz vs Gutturnio D.O.C.
11:13¦ Qczi vs JM-Del-Potro
14:13¦ Aleksz/Qczi vs Gutturnio D.O.C/Mr. Brightside
03:02¦ Aleksz vs JM-Del-Potro
04:02¦ Qczi vs Gutturnio D.O.C.

01:04¦ Poland (s)(c) vs China

13:14¦ Tomek. vs Leoneo
12:12¦ Marcelwks vs Linus SR 2:4
16:14¦ Muniu/Tomek. vs Linus/Leoneo
03:03¦ Marcelwks vs Leoneo SRs 1-2
03:04¦ Vicek vs Linus

03:02¦ Kazakhstan (s)(c) vs Austria
Location: Almaty, Surface: Clay

11:12¦ Renaud vs Gavnich77
11:12¦ Gulzhan vs Tiptopdaisy
14:13¦ Renaud/Gulzhan vs Gavnich77/Tiptopdaisy
03:02¦ Gulzhan vs Gavnich77
03:02¦ Renaud vs Tiptopdaisy

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Discussion Starter · #4 · (Edited)
Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

Schedule of Play


Sunday OOP
Dudi Sela (ISR) v Thomas Johansson (SWE) SR1 PTS
Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) v Nenad Zimonjic (SRB) SR2 PTS
Philip Kohlschreiber (GER) v Hyung-Taik Lee (KOR) SR3 PTS
Harel Levy (ISR) v Jonas Bjorkman (SWE) SR4 PTS
Florian Mayer (GER) v Jae-Sung An (KOR) SR5 PTS
Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) v Viktor Troicki (SRB) SR6 PTS
Matias Silva (PER) vs Tommy Robredo (ESP) SR7 PTS
Ivan Miranda (PER) vs Nicolas Almago (ESP) SR8 PTS

Dudi Sela (ISR) vs Simon Aspelin (SWE)
Dudi Sela (ISR) vs Robert Lindstedt (SWE)
Harel Levy (ISR) v Simon Aspelin (SWE)
Harel Levy (ISR) v Robert Lindstedt (SWE)
Jonathan Erlich (ISR) v Thomas Johansson (SWE)
Jonathan Erlich (ISR) v Simon Aspelin (SWE)
Jonathan Erlich (ISR) v Robert Lindstedt (SWE)
Jonathan Erlich (ISR) v Jonas Bjorkman (SWE)
Andy Ram (ISR) v Thomas Johansson (SWE)
Andy Ram (ISR) v Simon Aspelin (SWE)
Andy Ram (ISR) v Robert Lindstedt (SWE)
Andy Ram (ISR) v Jonas Bjorkman (SWE)

Philip Kohlschreiber (GER) v Woong-Sun Jun(KOR)
Philip Kohlschreiber (GER) v Hyun-Joon Kim(KOR)
Florian Mayer (GER) v Woong-Sun Jun(KOR)
Florian Mayer (GER) v Hyun-Joon Kim(KOR)
Michael Berrer (GER) v Hyung-Taik Lee (KOR)
Michael Berrer (GER) v Jae-Sung An (KOR)
Michael Berrer (GER) v Woong-Sun Jun(KOR)
Michael Berrer (GER) v Hyun-Joon Kim(KOR)
Philiip Petzschner (GER) v Hyung-Taik Lee (KOR)
Philiip Petzschner (GER) v Jae-Sung An (KOR)
Philiip Petzschner (GER) v Woong-Sun Jun(KOR)
Philiip Petzschner (GER) v Hyun-Joon Kim(KOR)

Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) vs Novak Djokovic (SRB)
Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) vs Novak Djokovic (SRB)
Marat Safin (RUS) vs Novak Djokovic (SRB)
Dmitriy Tursunov (RUS) vs Novak Djokovic (SRB)
Marat Safin (RUS) v Viktor Troicki (SRB)
Dmitriy Tursunov (RUS) v Viktor Troicki (SRB)
Marat Safin (RUS) v Nenad Zimonjic (SRB)
Dmitriy Tursunov (RUS) v Nenad Zimonjic (SRB)
Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) vs Janko Tipsarevic (SRB)
Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) vs Janko Tipsarevic (SRB)
Marat Safin (RUS) vs Janko Tipsarevic (SRB)
Dmitriy Tursunov (RUS) vs Janko Tipsarevic (SRB)

Matias Silva (PER) vs Feliciano Lopez (ESP)
Matias Silva (PER) vs Fernando Verdasco (ESP)
Ivan Miranda (PER) vs Feliciano Lopez (ESP)
Ivan Miranda (PER) vs Fernando Verdasco (ESP)
Luis Horna (PER) vs Feliciano Lopez (ESP)
Luis Horna (PER) vs Fernando Verdasco (ESP)
Luis Horna (PER) vs Tommy Robredo (ESP)
Luis Horna (PER) vs Nicolas Almagro (ESP)
Maurizio Echazu (PER) vs Feliciano Lopez (ESP)
Maurizio Echazu (PER) vs Fernando Verdasco (ESP)
Maurizio Echazu (PER) vs Tommy Robredo (ESP)
Maurizio Echazu (PER) vs Tommy Robredo (ESP)

Send SR/PTS for all matches

Matches start at 9AM GMT. Renaud, Gulzhan and Tiptopdaisy send picks to savestheday91.

Saturday OOP

Russia vs Serbia SR1 PTS
Romania vs France SR2 PTS
Peru vs Spain SR3 PTS
Czech Republic vs Belgium SR4 PTS
Austria vs USA SR5 PTS
Germany vs South Korea SR6 PTS
Argentina vs Great Britain SR7 PTS
Israel vs Sweden SR8 PTS

Matches start at 10AM GMT. Renaud, Gulzhan and Tiptopdaisy send picks to savestheday91.

Send tips by country name - below are the scheduled matches but these are liable to change

Marat Safin/Dmitry Tursunov (RUS) v Novak Djokovic/Nenad Zimonjic (SRB)
Florin Mergea (ROM)/Horia Tecau (ROM) v Arnaud Clement (FRA)/Michael Llodra (FRA)
Luis Horna/Ivan Miranda (PER) v Feliciano Lopez/Fernando Verdasco (ESP)
Lukas Dlouhy/Pavel Vizner (CZE) v Ruben Bemelmans/Olivier Rochus (BEL)
Julian Knowle/Jurgen Melzer(AUT) v Mike Bryan/Bob Bryan (USA)
Philip Kohlschreiber/Philipp Petzschner (GER) v Woong-Sun Jun/Hyun-Joon Kim (KOR)
Jose Acasuso/David Nalbandian (ARG) v Ross Hutchins/Jamie Murray (GBR)
Jonathan Erlich/Andy Ram (ISR) v Simon Aspelin/Robert Lindstedt (SWE)

Friday OOP

Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) v Novak Djokovic (SRB) SR1 PTS
Tomas Berdych (CZE) v Kristof Vliegen (BEL) SR2 PTS
Andrei Pavel (ROU) v Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA) SR3 PTS
Dudi Sela (ISR) v Jonas Bjorkman (SWE) SR4 PTS
Stefan Koubek (AUT) v James Blake (USA) SR5 PTS
Luis Horna (PER) v Nicolas Almagro (ESP) SR6 PTS
Jurgen Melzer (AUT) v Andy Roddick (USA) SR7 PTS
Florian Mayer (GER) v Hyung-Taik Lee (KOR) SR8 PTS
Harel Levy (ISR) v Thomas Johansson (SWE) SR9 PTS
Agustin Calleri (ARG) v Alex Bogdanovic (GBR) SR10 PTS
Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) v Viktor Troicki (SRB)
Radek Stepanek (CZE) v Steve Darcis (BEL)
Victor Hanescu (ROU) v Richard Gasquet (FRA)
Philip Kohlschreiber (GER) v Jae-Sung An (KOR)
David Nalbandian (ARG) v Jamie Baker (GBR)
Ivan Miranda (PER) vs Tommy Robredo (ESP)

Matches start at 9AM GMT. Renaud, Gulzhan and Tiptopdaisy send picks to savestheday91.

Venue: Small Sports Arena "Luzhniki", Moscow (hard - indoors)

Nikolay Davydenko
Mikhail Youzhny
Dmitry Tursunov
Marat Safin
Captain: Shamil Tarpischev

Novak Djokovic
Janko Tipsarevic
Viktor Troicki
Nenad Zimonjic
Captain: Bogdan Obradovic

Venue: CEZ Arena, Ostrava (carpet - indoors)

Czech Republic
Tomas Berdych
Radek Stepanek
Lukas Dlouhy
Pavel Vizner
Captain: Jaroslav Navratil

Olivier Rochus
Steve Darcis
Kristof Vliegen
Ruben Bemelmans
Captain: Julien Hoferlin

Venue: Estadio Parque Roca, Buenos Aires (clay - outdoors)

David Nalbandian
Sebastian Prieto
Agustin Calleri
Jose Acasuso
Captain: Alberto Mancini

Great Britain
Ross Hutchins
Jamie Murray
Jamie Baker
Alex Bogdanovic
Captain: John Lloyd

Venue: Canada Stadium, Ramat Hasharon (hard - outdoors)

Dudi Sela
Harel Levy
Andy Ram
Jonathan Erlich
Captain: Eyal Ran

Thomas Johansson
Jonas Bjorkman
Simon Aspelin
Filip Prpic
Captain: Mats Wilander

Venue: Volkswagen Halle, Braunschweig (clay - indoors)

Philipp Kohlschreiber
Michael Berrer
Florian Mayer
Philipp Petzschner
Captain: Patrik Kuhnen

Korea, Rep.
Hyung-Taik Lee
Woong-Sun Jun
Jae-Sung An
Hyun-Joon Kim
Captain: Young-Dai Jeon

Venue: Jockey Club Del Peru, Lima (clay - outdoors)

Luis Horna
Ivan Miranda
Matias Silva
Mauricio Echazu

Feliciano Lopez
Tommy Robredo
Fernando Verdasco
Nicolas Almagro
Captain: Emilio Sanchez

Venue: Sala Transilvania, Sibiu (hard - indoors)

Andrei Pavel
Victor Hanescu
Florin Mergea
Horia Tecau
Captain: Florin Segarceanu

Richard Gasquet
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Michael Llodra
Arnaud Clement
Captain: Guy Forget

Venue: Ferry Dusika Hallenstadion, Vienna (clay - indoors)

Stefan Koubek
Werner Eschauer
Jurgen Melzer
Julian Knowle
Captain: Gilbert Schaller

Andy Roddick
James Blake
Bob Bryan
Mike Bryan
Captain: Patrick McEnroe

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Discussion Starter · #5 · (Edited)
Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

Pick Stats - Friday

07:52 ¦Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) v Novak Djokovic (SRB)
59:01 ¦Tomas Berdych (CZE) v Kristof Vliegen (BEL)
00:60 ¦Andrei Pavel (ROU) v Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA)
49:10 ¦Dudi Sela (ISR) v Jonas Bjorkman (SWE)
34:26 ¦Stefan Koubek (AUT) v James Blake (USA)
18:42 ¦Luis Horna (PER) v Nicolas Almagro (ESP)
04:56 ¦Jurgen Melzer (AUT) v Andy Roddick (USA)
51:09 ¦Florian Mayer (GER) v Hyung-Taik Lee (KOR)
01:59 ¦Harel Levy (ISR) v Thomas Johansson (SWE)
60:00 ¦Agustin Calleri (ARG) v Alex Bogdanovic (GBR)
60:00 ¦Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) v Viktor Troicki (SRB)
57:03 ¦Radek Stepanek (CZE) v Steve Darcis (BEL)
00:60 ¦Victor Hanescu (ROU) v Richard Gasquet (FRA)
60:00 ¦Philip Kohlschreiber (GER) v Jae-Sung An (KOR)
60:00 ¦David Nalbandian (ARG) v Jamie Baker (GBR)
01:59 ¦Ivan Miranda (PER) vs Tommy Robredo (ESP)

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Discussion Starter · #7 · (Edited)
Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

Some additional rules...

Team Changes
Changes to a team will only be allowed on Day 1 if a player doesn't send tips before the start of play and someone else on the team does. If a player sends tips late and a substitute doesn't send tips then only the late picks will count.
Tactical changes to doubles and reverse singles can be made before the start of the day's play by the captain sending a PM to me.

Match Changes
Any matches where the lineups change in the ATP matches will not count in singles. For doubles, players will tip the country rather than the players so will have to use their judgement to determine who is likely to play after the first days' singles results.

Dead Rubbers
Dead rubbers played on the final day will not count for TT purposes.

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Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

Singapore to be represented by



7,766 Posts
Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

Unfortunately I won't be here for Round 1

So for Switzerland the players for R1 are:


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Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

Portugal nominations for 1st round:


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Re: TT Davis Cup R16 - World Group I and II

I'll play for USA...when captain nominates
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