Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

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Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by laverfan on Wed Jun 29, 2016 9:04 pm

First topic message reminder :

Schedule - http://www.wimbledon.com/en_GB/scores/schedule/index.html

Live Scores - http://www.wimbledon.com/en_GB/scores/index.html

Good to see new faces - Johnson, Vesley, Pouille, Mahut.

MoTD - Kyrgios v Murray (IMVHO).


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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 1:58 am

Born Slippy wrote:Fed would have crushed Raonic anyway.
Kind of agree.  If Fed beat Cilic, he would likely beat Raonic too.  Cilic - if playing well - by far the most dangerous opponent for Fed in the top half.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Guest on Tue Jul 05, 2016 1:59 am

Do we have a rough idea for when the Murray match will start.

I have to pop out but wanna be back in time Very Happy

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:00 am

Mad for Chelsea wrote:
Born Slippy wrote:
Born Slippy wrote:
Mad for Chelsea wrote:There's a doubles match over on court 7 which is level at 12-12 in the fifth Very Happy
Has a former champ playing in it as well!

Three match points to Marray and partner.
Erm, still 0-40. No idea what's going on as its not televised!

It's finished, Marray and his partner have won 14-12
Good stuff. Marray into another Wim QF. He couldn't win again could he?!

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:06 am

emancipator wrote:Do we have a rough idea for when the Murray match will start.

I have to pop out but wanna be back in time Very Happy
Hard to judge. I'm assuming that Serena's match is currently awaiting the roof going up? I'd pop out now as Murray won't be on for at least an hour.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:07 am

Stinker of a game from Goffin. Raonic has a break! Comeback on?

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by lags72 on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:07 am

summerblues wrote:
Born Slippy wrote:Fed would have crushed Raonic anyway.
Kind of agree.  If Fed beat Cilic, he would likely beat Raonic too.  Cilic - if playing well - by far the most dangerous opponent for Fed in the top half.


Hmm....

Can we be sure (the present-day error-prone) Fed "would have crushed Raonic" ....?   chin

In their last five meetings, it's 3-2 to Federer ; and 6 sets won, but five conceded.

Good to see Goffin showing some form  OK


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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Guest on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:08 am

Thanks BS, sounds like a plan Run

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Mad for Chelsea on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:08 am

Poor game from Goffin that really, couple of loose shots, and Raonic has some sort of foothold.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Mad for Chelsea on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:12 am

Off for rain...

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:13 am

lags72 wrote:Can we be sure (the present-day error-prone) Fed "would have crushed Raonic" ....?
I am not, but that is not quite what I said.  I said that I thought that if he first beat Cilic, then he would also beat Raonic.  I could see Fed playing poorly enough that they would both beat him, but I think that Cilic when playing well (as he seems to be) is harder for Fed to beat.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:13 am

Rain Crying or Very sad

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by TopoftheChops on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:22 am

TopoftheChops wrote:
Guest82 wrote:
summerblues wrote:Love second Monday at Wimbledon.  Quite a few good matches.  My predictions:

Mahut
Raonic
Federer
Cilic
Berdych
Tomic
Tsonga
Murray

Mine:

Mahut
Raonic
Federer
Cilic
Vesely
Tomic
Gasquet
Murray

querrey
goffin
fed
nishi
berdych
tomic
gasquet
murray

good so far bar nishi

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:49 am

From 4-5 down Serena has obliterated Kuz - now 75 50. Not long until the big match.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 2:53 am

Three clean return winners in the last game - 43 winners in total. Brutal from Serena.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:04 am

Bit weird that Milos is playing on Court 2 whilst J-MC is on centre talking about the Murray match. I know he's a consultant but must be strange when he's not there.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:13 am

Raonic clawing his way back into the match, though really more through Goffin's level dipping than Raonic's improving.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:16 am

Good luck Nick!

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:30 am

Raonic in the 5th set now. It looks like Tomic is headed there too.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:32 am

Yep Pouille makes it 2 sets all.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:40 am

Got to assume at some stage Nick might drop below 88% first serves in!

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:46 am

That serve is so damn good.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:47 am

Good hold from 0-30.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:49 am

Raonic up a break in the 5th. Bad loss for Goffin given his dominance early on. 

Tomic has saved break points in all three service games in the 5th - got to assume he will get a break himself soon!

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Duty281 on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:50 am

Kyrgios looking too quick and too powerful for Murray.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:52 am

Yep - Tomic breaks for 4-2.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:54 am

Kyrgios now up above 90% first serves. Ludicrously good.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:55 am

Pouille breaks straight back. Good match!

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 3:58 am

Murray never wins big tiebreaks so essential he wins this next game. Neither player can play better than this. Awesome set.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by temporary21 on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:01 am

Great comeback from Raonic

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Duty281 on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:02 am

The switch to BBC2 works for Murray!

That's the value of experience.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:02 am

Crying or Very sad

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:02 am

Excellent from Murray. Well-deserved set. Needs to maintain this level though as Kyrgios is playing great.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:06 am

Does this guy ever miss a first serve? It's insane!

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:12 am

Second set letdown here for Andy. Dangerous times.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:13 am

Big hold that. Keep focussed Andy.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:16 am

What happened to Gasquet?

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:18 am

First time Kyrgios misses two first serves in a game. Murray breaks.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by temporary21 on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:18 am

Gasquet retires... damn

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:19 am

Kyrgios on the edge here. Vital game for Andy to hold.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:19 am

Kyrgios just not solid enough. Some brain cramps thrown in for good measure. Long way back now.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Aut0Gr4ph on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:19 am

Andy benefitting from some indiscipline in that game. Vital he consolidates the break.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:20 am

temporary21 wrote:Gasquet retires... damn
What happened there?

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:21 am

Gasquet pulled his back. Real shame.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Aut0Gr4ph on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:22 am

Wouldn't be remotely surprised if Kyrgios drops his head from here. Hope Andy can continue to be solid and not give him a sniff.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:24 am

Kyrgios with a mad game. Keep focus Andy!

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Aut0Gr4ph on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:24 am

Well, Nick won't be getting any time violations today at this rate.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:25 am

Kyrgios falling apart.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by summerblues on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:25 am

Aut0Gr4ph wrote:Well, Nick won't be getting any time violations today at this rate.
I thought it was crazy that they gave him a time violation the last match - he is always one of the fastest guys to serve.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Aut0Gr4ph on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:27 am

Key question now is whether Kyrgios will reset for set 3 or continue showing disinterest.

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Re: Wimbledon 2016 - Day 7

Post by Born Slippy on Tue Jul 05, 2016 4:27 am

Fantastic win for Pouille. Great for him to make a Wimbledon QF. Must be close to top 20.

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