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Todd’s Tennis Takes…Fed/Djoker @ Indian Wells

March 18, 2011

What a great semi!!!!! Novak has taken the last 5 sets in this rivalry, is a rather strong favorite (bet 700 to win 400), and has buried the competition here and everywhere in 2011 – still hasn’t lost this year, 16-0. But Fed is Fed…still capable of flashback performances so long as he doesn’t have […]

TTT – Indian Wells QFs All Set

March 17, 2011

So we are down to the last 8 at Indian Wells, the first Masters Series event of the year on the ATP Tour. We have some predictable names (Nadal, Fed, Djokovic, Del Potro), and some surprises (Karlovic, Robredo, Gasquet). Let’s look at the 4 matchups: Nadal – Karlovic — The Giant (6’10”) vs the Clay […]

Todd’s Tennis Takes – Seeds Dominate Sunday

March 14, 2011

All but 2 seeds win in 16 men’s matches on Sunday at Indian Wells…Raonic beat Fish (13), and Garcia-Lopez (22) lost to American hopeful Ryan Harrison, the 18 yr old out of Louisiana who now resides in Texas. And in the 14 victories for the seeds yesterday, only 4 of those wins went 3 sets. Ironically, the two youngsters […]