BOARD TALK
The fastest growing tennis discussion forum on the planet.


Post Reply 
Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
Author Message
tossip Offline
Major Winner
******

Posts: 1,320
Likes Given: 94
Likes Received: 85 in 69 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
OMG...pova against Sloane 2nd rd...goodbye Miley
09-Aug-2013 07:52 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
tented Offline
Administrator
******

Posts: 7,853
Likes Given: 2,788
Likes Received: 2,035 in 1,244 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
Click here for the Cincinnati Western & Southern Open draw.



Who do you think will win?
09-Aug-2013 09:02 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Sundaymorningguy Offline
Major Winner
******

Posts: 2,043
Likes Given: 13
Likes Received: 170 in 125 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
Serena has the best draw of anyone. Vika and Maria not so much, I am going with Serena.
09-Aug-2013 09:23 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Kiu Offline
Correspondent
******

Posts: 3,842
Likes Given: 324
Likes Received: 536 in 396 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
It's worth mentioning that the defending Champion is Li Na, she beat Angie Kerber in the finals last year.
(This post was last modified: 16-Aug-2013 09:27 AM by britbox.)
09-Aug-2013 10:22 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
colleen66 Offline
Seasoned Pro
****

Posts: 280
Likes Given: 74
Likes Received: 56 in 39 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
There are several players that I cannot wait to see. I want to see how Sabine follows-up her Wimbledon final loss and I can't wait to see if Maria Sharapova has a new game plan under Jimmy's tutelage. Will she be coming to the net more? What game plan will she use to beat you-know-who? Has Jimmy used Mr. Miyagi like-tactics (wax-on, wax-off) to improve the Sharapova serve? So many questions.......can't wait for the tournament.
09-Aug-2013 10:24 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 2 users Like colleen66's post:
RJD11 (08-09-2013), tented (08-09-2013)
kskate2 Offline
Administrator
******

Posts: 9,787
Likes Given: 852
Likes Received: 855 in 619 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
Those thrift store vases are so unattractive. Hmm, I have an idea for a new thread. Idea

Stay tuned.
10-Aug-2013 09:14 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Kiu Offline
Correspondent
******

Posts: 3,842
Likes Given: 324
Likes Received: 536 in 396 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
The qualies started.
Scoreboard here:
http://www.protennislive.com/lshd/main.s...tennis.com
U-Rad, Franny, Melanie and McHale lost....
(This post was last modified: 10-Aug-2013 09:48 PM by Kiu.)
10-Aug-2013 09:46 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
RJD11 Offline
Major Winner
******

Posts: 1,062
Likes Given: 211
Likes Received: 192 in 133 posts
Joined: Jul 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
(10-Aug-2013 09:46 PM)Kiu Wrote:  The qualies started.
Scoreboard here:
http://www.protennislive.com/lshd/main.s...tennis.com
U-Rad, Franny, Melanie and McHale lost....

Petkovic Double bagelled cheater Sanchez

Surprised to see Franky ( 57 ) playing Qualies
(This post was last modified: 10-Aug-2013 11:56 PM by RJD11.)
10-Aug-2013 11:51 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
10sfan Offline
Masters Titleist
*****

Posts: 509
Likes Given: 21
Likes Received: 74 in 58 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
Does anyone think Serena will withdraw? She will likely win in Canada and could use the rest, especially given her stomach ailment.
11-Aug-2013 08:55 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
colleen66 Offline
Seasoned Pro
****

Posts: 280
Likes Given: 74
Likes Received: 56 in 39 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
(11-Aug-2013 08:55 AM)10sfan Wrote:  Does anyone think Serena will withdraw? She will likely win in Canada and could use the rest, especially given her stomach ailment.
I hope not. Even though she is now playing "hard-court" tennis, she could still use some more matches under her belt to get out of "clay-mode". Her ace count is up but so is her UF errors.
11-Aug-2013 10:19 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
my sherona Offline
Banned
*

Posts: 300
Likes Given: 103
Likes Received: 14 in 14 posts
Joined: Jul 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
(09-Aug-2013 09:02 PM)tented Wrote:  Click here for the Cincinnati Western & Southern Open draw.



Who do you think will win?

maria vs sloane? of course its Maria.. Cincy? im very sure it will be Maria the Empress for her 2nd title of the year.
11-Aug-2013 11:04 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Calvy Offline
Masters Titleist
*****

Posts: 725
Likes Given: 0
Likes Received: 122 in 92 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
(11-Aug-2013 11:04 AM)my sherona Wrote:  
(09-Aug-2013 09:02 PM)tented Wrote:  Click here for the Cincinnati Western & Southern Open draw.



Who do you think will win?

maria vs sloane? of course its Maria.. Cincy? im very sure it will be Maria the Empress for her 2nd title of the year.

Some Maria fan you are, she already has 2 titles this year, Indian Wells and Stuttgart.
11-Aug-2013 11:36 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 1 user Likes Calvy's post:
djmm (08-12-2013)
kskate2 Offline
Administrator
******

Posts: 9,787
Likes Given: 852
Likes Received: 855 in 619 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
(11-Aug-2013 11:36 AM)Calvy Wrote:  
(11-Aug-2013 11:04 AM)my sherona Wrote:  
(09-Aug-2013 09:02 PM)tented Wrote:  Click here for the Cincinnati Western & Southern Open draw.



Who do you think will win?

maria vs sloane? of course its Maria.. Cincy? im very sure it will be Maria the Empress for her 2nd title of the year.

Some Maria fan you are, she already has 2 titles this year, Indian Wells and Stuttgart.

So so bad, Calvy... Lay Down Laughing
11-Aug-2013 11:51 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
my sherona Offline
Banned
*

Posts: 300
Likes Given: 103
Likes Received: 14 in 14 posts
Joined: Jul 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
well, when the Empress is winning titles left and right it gets confusing.. Smile
11-Aug-2013 02:35 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Calvy Offline
Masters Titleist
*****

Posts: 725
Likes Given: 0
Likes Received: 122 in 92 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
(11-Aug-2013 02:35 PM)my sherona Wrote:  well, when the Empress is winning titles left and right it gets confusing.. Smile

You thought she'd only won 1 tournament this year, and now you're writing she's winning events "left and right?!"

Two tournaments????

Well, you did admit to being confused!!
11-Aug-2013 03:19 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Kiu Offline
Correspondent
******

Posts: 3,842
Likes Given: 324
Likes Received: 536 in 396 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
(11-Aug-2013 10:19 AM)colleen66 Wrote:  
(11-Aug-2013 08:55 AM)10sfan Wrote:  Does anyone think Serena will withdraw? She will likely win in Canada and could use the rest, especially given her stomach ailment.
I hope not. Even though she is now playing "hard-court" tennis, she could still use some more matches under her belt to get out of "clay-mode". Her ace count is up but so is her UF errors.
According to this article, the entire top 20 will play!
http://www.wtatennis.com/news/article/33...cincinnati

This picture is for singlebackhand and Mashafan, where are they?
(This post was last modified: 16-Aug-2013 09:28 AM by britbox.)
11-Aug-2013 03:40 PM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
[-] The following 1 user Likes Kiu's post:
my sherona (08-12-2013)
my sherona Offline
Banned
*

Posts: 300
Likes Given: 103
Likes Received: 14 in 14 posts
Joined: Jul 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
BEAUTIFUL !
12-Aug-2013 12:09 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
fashionista Online
Grand Slam Champion
*******

Posts: 3,765
Likes Given: 1,713
Likes Received: 808 in 576 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
Serena does have a good draw
I think everyone is interested how Maria and her new coach Connor's fares in this tournament
Can Azarenka go deep in the tournament after her withdrawl in Toronto?
Can Li defend her title?....I dont think so.
Many questions to be answered
Bring it On..........
12-Aug-2013 03:25 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Kiu Offline
Correspondent
******

Posts: 3,842
Likes Given: 324
Likes Received: 536 in 396 posts
Joined: Apr 2013
Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
Qualifying rounds are finished.
Here are your qualifiers:

QUALIFYING - FINAL ROUND
Vania King (USA) d [3] Monica Niculescu (ROU) | 7 - 5 | 6 - 1 |
[4] Annika Beck (GER) d [23] Olga Govortsova (BLR) | 6 - 4 | 6 - 4 |
Petra Martic (CRO) d Maria-Teresa Torro-Flor (ESP) | 6 - 2 | 6 - 1 |
[13] Eugenie Bouchard (CAN) d Vesna Dolonc (SRB) | 6 - 3 | 6 - 1 |
[12] Karin Knapp (ITA) d [18] Johanna Larsson (SWE) | 5 - 7 | 6 - 2 | 6 - 4 |
Polona Hercog (SLO) d [9] Lourdes Dominguez Lino (ESP) | 7 - 6 (3) | 6 - 0 |
Jana Cepelova (SVK) d Alison Riske (USA) | 7 - 6 (5) | 3 - 6 | 6 - 2 |
[24] Marina Erakovic (NZL) d Heather Watson (GBR) | 6 - 4 | 6 - 7 (7) | 6 - 3 |
Anna Tatishvili (GEO) d [14] Kimiko Date-Krumm (JPN) | 6 - 3 | 6 - 4 |
Sofia Arvidsson (SWE) d Alexandra Dulgheru (ROU) | 6 - 1 | 6 - 2 |
[6] Andrea Petkovic (GER) d [21] Karolina Pliskova (CZE) | 7 - 5 | 6 - 2 |
[7] Monica Puig (PUR) d [17] Chanelle Scheepers (RSA) | 6 - 1 | 6 - 4 |
12-Aug-2013 10:20 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
djmm Offline
Experienced Lady
****

Posts: 379
Likes Given: 61
Likes Received: 57 in 43 posts
Joined: Jul 2013
RE: Cincinnati 2013: Western & Southern Open
(10-Aug-2013 11:51 PM)RJD11 Wrote:  
(10-Aug-2013 09:46 PM)Kiu Wrote:  The qualies started.
Scoreboard here:
http://www.protennislive.com/lshd/main.s...tennis.com
U-Rad, Franny, Melanie and McHale lost....

Petkovic Double bagelled cheater Sanchez

Go Andrea Clap

[Image: duchessdjsupersigs-309_zpsad21820f.jpg]
12-Aug-2013 10:40 AM
Find all posts by this user Like Post Quote this message in a reply
Post Reply 




User(s) browsing this thread: 1 Guest(s)