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patrick
09-23-2018, 10:25 AM
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We have four events to predict this week. The ATP is at Chengdu and Shenzhen. The WTA is at Tashkent and Wuhan.

ATP:

Chengdu: http://www.talkabouttennis.com/contests/pc2018/brackets/092418ATPCHENGDU.htm Predictions will be due before start of play on Wednesday 1 PM local (USA: 1 AM EDT - 10 PM PDT Tuesday evening PDT)

Shenzhen: http://www.talkabouttennis.com/contests/pc2018/brackets/092418ATPSHENZHEN.htm Predictions will be due before start of play on Wednesday 3 PM local (USA: 3 AM EDT - Midnight PDT)

WTA:

Tashkent: http://www.talkabouttennis.com/contests/pc2018/brackets/092418WTATASHKENT.htm Predictions will be due before start of play on Wednesday 10 AM local (USA: 1 AM EDT - 10 PM PDT Tuesday evening)

Wuhan: http://www.talkabouttennis.com/contests/pc2018/brackets/092418WTAWUHAN.htm Predictions will be due before start of play on Wednesday 11 AM local (USA: Tuesday evening at 11 PM EDT - 8 PM PDT)


PICKS:

After the deadlines pass, you will be able to find everyone's picks at http://www.talkabouttennis.com/contests/pc2018/results/092418allpicks.htm

Dates and time are subject to change.

James7
09-25-2018, 11:22 AM
Bump. For your Asian swing puzzlement pleasure.

PeterSkan
09-25-2018, 08:58 PM
Crap - missed Wuhan

ptmcmahon
09-26-2018, 03:05 AM
First two matches in Wuhan Kerber and Kvtivoa go down...guessing going to be some rough scores there - I had Kvitova winning myself.

patrick
09-26-2018, 03:26 AM
Picks are up

ptmcmahon
09-26-2018, 04:59 AM
10 had Kvitova to win, and 8 had Kerber. A couple other did picks early and had their winners already out, so for winners in Wuhan we are down to 1 Sabalenka and 1 Muguruza (and we were after the very first 2 matches.) Interestingly not a single person pick Woz to win.

I also lost my whole Tashkent final (Hibino-Rodina) plus a third semifinalist. Oy. Many others lost finalists and winners too...going to be some bad scores there too.

ptmcmahon
09-26-2018, 12:50 PM
And Muguruza (and Woz) both lose too...joy!

We do have a 0 and a 1 in Wuhan, but they were early pickers so they have a better excuse than the rest of us.

kandi
09-26-2018, 04:48 PM
It is only Wednesday and I have lost 2 out of my 4 predicted winners. BIG day of upsets!

ptmcmahon
09-27-2018, 09:38 AM
16 - our total combined correct semifinalists for Tashkent :) We do have three Barthel winner pickers left - Bhar11, Jason11E, and kanditoo.

Miles picks in Wuhan deserve mention as well - only one with Wang as semifinalist, and one of three with Kontaveit...plus also had Sabalenka. He has Wang in final, only other possible correct finalists are Sabalenka (3mlm) and Kontaveit (texasniteowl.)

*assuming I looked at predictions right of course*

ptmcmahon
09-28-2018, 04:23 AM
Oops...I missed a couple picks in Tashkent - Jason11E also had Potpova in final, and JazzNU has Gasparyan in final and winning. That's it for correct finalists there.