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Date: 16 Jan 2009 00:11:51
From: Professor X
Subject: Draw analysis of big 4 with difficulty ratings
Nadal projected route to final:

Rochus 2/10
Serrra 2.5/10
Haas/Tursunov 6/10 (both posess the type of flat hitting game that
could hurt nadal)
Gasquet/Gonzalez 6.5/10
Simon/Karlovic/Monfils 7/10
Murray 10/10
Difficulty points 34

Federer projected route to final:
Seppi 3/10
Moya 2.5/10
Safin 6.5/10
Berdych/Wawrinka 6/10
Ferrer/Del Potro/Cilic 6/10
Djokovic 7.5/10

Difficulty points:
31.5


Djokovic projected route to final:
Qualifier 1.5/10
Chardy 3/10
Mathieau/Nieminen 4/10 - at least it would be if he hadn't just lost
to niem.
Fish/Soderling/Bagdhatis- 5/10
Nalbandian/Roddick 6.5/10
Federer 7.5/10
Difficulty Points 27.5

Murray projected route
Pavel 1.5/10
Gabashvilli 1.5/10
Melzer 4/10
Stepanek/Verdasco 4/10
Blake/Tsonga 7/10
Nadal 9/10
Difficulty points 27/10



Murray and djoko have the easiest draws
Nadal the hardest.




 
Date: 17 Jan 2009 04:23:27
From: Professor X
Subject: Re: Draw analysis of big 4 with difficulty ratings
On Jan 17, 11:43=A0am, kaennorsing <ljubit...@hotmail.com > wrote:
> On 17 jan, 01:37, wen...@cix.compulink.co.uk wrote:
>
>
>
> > In article
> > <845d85cb-810b-4855-b312-4e0c2bbe1...@t39g2000prh.googlegroups.com>,
>
> > sueboka...@hotmail.com (Professor X) wrote:
>
> > > Nadal projected route to final:
>
> > > Rochus =A02/10
> > > Serrra =A0 =A02.5/10
> > > Haas/Tursunov 6/10 (both posess the type of flat hitting game that
> > > could hurt nadal)
> > > Gasquet/Gonzalez 6.5/10
> > > Simon/Karlovic/Monfils 7/10
> > > Murray 10/10
> > > Difficulty points 34
>
> > > Federer projected route to final:
> > > Seppi =A03/10
> > > Moya =A02.5/10
> > > Safin =A0 6.5/10
> > > Berdych/Wawrinka 6/10
> > > Ferrer/Del Potro/Cilic =A0 6/10
> > > Djokovic 7.5/10
>
> > > Difficulty points:
> > > 31.5
>
> > > Djokovic projected route to final:
> > > Qualifier =A01.5/10
> > > Chardy =A0 =A03/10
> > > Mathieau/Nieminen 4/10 - at least it would be if he hadn't just lost
> > > to niem.
> > > Fish/Soderling/Bagdhatis- 5/10
> > > Nalbandian/Roddick =A06.5/10
> > > Federer =A0 7.5/10
> > > Difficulty Points 27.5
>
> > > Murray projected route
> > > Pavel =A0 1.5/10
> > > Gabashvilli =A01.5/10
> > > Melzer =A0 =A0 =A0 =A04/10
> > > Stepanek/Verdasco =A0 =A0 4/10
> > > Blake/Tsonga =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 7/10
> > > Nadal =A0 =A0 =A0 =A09/10
> > > Difficulty points 27/10
>
> > > Murray and djoko have the easiest draws
> > > Nadal the hardest.
>
> > I think Federer is more than 7.5/10 to beat in a Slam semi, really.
> > Considering he's lost damn few of them. (only two out of the last 20).
>
> > wg
>
> Yes, clearly a typo from Professor Z.
>
> Switched can be Nadal at 9/10 with Djokovic at 7.5/10, since Novak is
> actually the defending champion and Nadal never reached a hc slam
> final.

lol


 
Date: 17 Jan 2009 03:43:05
From: kaennorsing
Subject: Re: Draw analysis of big 4 with difficulty ratings
On 17 jan, 01:37, wen...@cix.compulink.co.uk wrote:
> In article
> <845d85cb-810b-4855-b312-4e0c2bbe1...@t39g2000prh.googlegroups.com>,
>
>
>
> sueboka...@hotmail.com (Professor X) wrote:
>
> > Nadal projected route to final:
>
> > Rochus =A02/10
> > Serrra =A0 =A02.5/10
> > Haas/Tursunov 6/10 (both posess the type of flat hitting game that
> > could hurt nadal)
> > Gasquet/Gonzalez 6.5/10
> > Simon/Karlovic/Monfils 7/10
> > Murray 10/10
> > Difficulty points 34
>
> > Federer projected route to final:
> > Seppi =A03/10
> > Moya =A02.5/10
> > Safin =A0 6.5/10
> > Berdych/Wawrinka 6/10
> > Ferrer/Del Potro/Cilic =A0 6/10
> > Djokovic 7.5/10
>
> > Difficulty points:
> > 31.5
>
> > Djokovic projected route to final:
> > Qualifier =A01.5/10
> > Chardy =A0 =A03/10
> > Mathieau/Nieminen 4/10 - at least it would be if he hadn't just lost
> > to niem.
> > Fish/Soderling/Bagdhatis- 5/10
> > Nalbandian/Roddick =A06.5/10
> > Federer =A0 7.5/10
> > Difficulty Points 27.5
>
> > Murray projected route
> > Pavel =A0 1.5/10
> > Gabashvilli =A01.5/10
> > Melzer =A0 =A0 =A0 =A04/10
> > Stepanek/Verdasco =A0 =A0 4/10
> > Blake/Tsonga =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 7/10
> > Nadal =A0 =A0 =A0 =A09/10
> > Difficulty points 27/10
>
> > Murray and djoko have the easiest draws
> > Nadal the hardest.
>
> I think Federer is more than 7.5/10 to beat in a Slam semi, really.
> Considering he's lost damn few of them. (only two out of the last 20).
>
> wg

Yes, clearly a typo from Professor Z.

Switched can be Nadal at 9/10 with Djokovic at 7.5/10, since Novak is
actually the defending champion and Nadal never reached a hc slam
final.


 
Date: 16 Jan 2009 18:37:50
From:
Subject: Re: Draw analysis of big 4 with difficulty ratings
In article
<845d85cb-810b-4855-b312-4e0c2bbe1c42@t39g2000prh.googlegroups.com >,
suebokaian@hotmail.com (Professor X) wrote:

>
> Nadal projected route to final:
>
> Rochus 2/10
> Serrra 2.5/10
> Haas/Tursunov 6/10 (both posess the type of flat hitting game that
> could hurt nadal)
> Gasquet/Gonzalez 6.5/10
> Simon/Karlovic/Monfils 7/10
> Murray 10/10
> Difficulty points 34
>
> Federer projected route to final:
> Seppi 3/10
> Moya 2.5/10
> Safin 6.5/10
> Berdych/Wawrinka 6/10
> Ferrer/Del Potro/Cilic 6/10
> Djokovic 7.5/10
>
> Difficulty points:
> 31.5
>
>
> Djokovic projected route to final:
> Qualifier 1.5/10
> Chardy 3/10
> Mathieau/Nieminen 4/10 - at least it would be if he hadn't just lost
> to niem.
> Fish/Soderling/Bagdhatis- 5/10
> Nalbandian/Roddick 6.5/10
> Federer 7.5/10
> Difficulty Points 27.5
>
> Murray projected route
> Pavel 1.5/10
> Gabashvilli 1.5/10
> Melzer 4/10
> Stepanek/Verdasco 4/10
> Blake/Tsonga 7/10
> Nadal 9/10
> Difficulty points 27/10
>
>
>
> Murray and djoko have the easiest draws
> Nadal the hardest.

I think Federer is more than 7.5/10 to beat in a Slam semi, really.
Considering he's lost damn few of them. (only two out of the last 20).

wg


 
Date: 16 Jan 2009 15:05:03
From: ghell666
Subject: Re: Draw analysis of big 4 with difficulty ratings
On 16 Jan, 08:11, Professor X <sueboka...@hotmail.com > wrote:
> Nadal projected route to final:
>
> Rochus =A02/10
> Serrra =A0 =A02.5/10
> Haas/Tursunov 6/10 (both posess the type of flat hitting game that
> could hurt nadal)
> Gasquet/Gonzalez 6.5/10
> Simon/Karlovic/Monfils 7/10
> Murray 10/10
> Difficulty points 34
>
> Federer projected route to final:
> Seppi =A03/10
> Moya =A02.5/10
> Safin =A0 6.5/10
> Berdych/Wawrinka 6/10
> Ferrer/Del Potro/Cilic =A0 6/10
> Djokovic 7.5/10
>
> Difficulty points:
> 31.5
>
> Djokovic projected route to final:
> Qualifier =A01.5/10
> Chardy =A0 =A03/10
> Mathieau/Nieminen 4/10 - at least it would be if he hadn't just lost
> to niem.
> Fish/Soderling/Bagdhatis- 5/10
> Nalbandian/Roddick =A06.5/10
> Federer =A0 7.5/10
> Difficulty Points 27.5
>
> Murray projected route
> Pavel =A0 1.5/10
> Gabashvilli =A01.5/10
> Melzer =A0 =A0 =A0 =A04/10
> Stepanek/Verdasco =A0 =A0 4/10
> Blake/Tsonga =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 =A0 7/10
> Nadal =A0 =A0 =A0 =A09/10
> Difficulty points 27/10
>
> Murray and djoko have the easiest draws
> Nadal the hardest.

Safin of 4 yrs maybe , there is no way in hell Safin will be threat at
this years OZ , hes physically too banged up - before it was just is
mind now its his body thats f ***Ed too.