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Hey David, What to expect in Indian Wells? After such poor play in previous two matches....



2013 Player Entry Lists http://www.bnpparibasopen.com/Players/Player-Landing.aspx

Former top-five players David Nalbandian, Tommy Robredo, James Blake and Kimiko Date-Krumm; Americans Tim Smyczek, Steve Johnson, Madison Keys, Bethanie Mattek-Sands, Maria Sanchez, Melanie Oudin and Taylor Townsend; and Shahar Peer and Kristina Mladenovic were granted wildcards into the main draws of the BNP Paribas Open, to be held March 4 - 17 at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, it was announced today by Steve Simon, tournament director.

David Nalbandian has won 11 ATP World Tour titles since turning professional in 2000 and reached the 2002 Wimbledon finals in his first appearance at the event. The Argentine and former World No. 3 will be making his tenth appearance at the BNP Paribas Open. Last year in Indian Wells, Nalbandian equaled his best result, reaching the quarterfinals for the second time in his career.
 

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Name: BNP Paribas Open
Category: ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Place: Indian Wells, U.S.A.
Date: 07.03.2013-17.03.2013
Draw Size: S-96 D-32
Surface: Hard
Prize Money: $ 4,330,625
Total Financial Commitment: $ 6,046,943
Ticket Hotline: +1 800 999 1585

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ATP HEAD 2 HEAD

3 - 0, David leads :)

ATP World Tour, Grand Slam, and Davis Cup Main Draw Results
Year Tournament & City Surface Round Winner & Score

2010 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Paris France Hard R64 Nalbandian, David 6-3, 6-1
2010 Montpellier France Hard R32 Nalbandian, David 6-4, 6-4
2009 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Monte Carlo Monaco Clay R32 Nalbandian, David 4-6, 6-3, 6-1

Last meeting was in 2010...
can David make 4 - 0 ?
or he will loose ?
 

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06 March 2013
Singles Ranking
GRANOLLERS, Marcel 33
Nalbandian, David 93
yes, David drops again his position (7 steps),
hey Dave, you has chosen wrong direction, come back to Nr 3 plz ;)
 

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David is leading right now 6-4, 4-1...
hope he will win this match :)

start of this match was very very scary, 1-3 ...
 

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don't think it is easy match...
every game is with many duces, there are no love-games
 

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Next opponent will be JANOWICZ, Jerzy, POL

David never played vs. this yang giant from Poland:
Height 6'8" (203 cm), Age 22 (13.11.1990), 24 Singles Ranking
(David has 5'11" (180 cm), age 31 (01.01.1982), 93 Singles Ranking )
 

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as one can expect, Jerzy, due to his height, is an "aces man",
he is making more than 10-15 aces per match...
difficult opponent for David ....
 

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only Nicolas Almagro could do more aces in their recent meeting with Jerzy
Aces
JANOWICZ 11 18 A lmagro
Amagro could win that very difficult match: 7-6(3), 7-6(4), 6-1


what kind of tactics must David chose vs this giant? :)
 

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only Nicolas Almagro could do more aces in their recent meeting with Jerzy
Aces
JANOWICZ 11 18 A lmagro
Amagro could win that very difficult match: 7-6(3), 7-6(4), 6-1


what kind of tactics must David chose vs this giant? :)
it seems there was no special tactics of David,
he lost (unfortunately) again very early in R2: -6-7 (4), 6-4, 3-6


player from Poland J. Janowicz is not so strong, he lost already today to Gasquet

J. Janowicz 1 4
R. Gasquet 6 6
 
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