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Chadwixx
02-14-2005, 11:02 AM
http://sports.yahoo.com/ten

"Federer sets sights on a return to No. 1 ranking

No longer the top-ranked player after losing to Marat Safin at the Australian Open, No. 3 Roger Federer returns after a two-week layoff at a tournament in the Netherlands"


http://www.atptennis.com/en/players/entrysystem/

rhubarb
02-14-2005, 11:05 AM
Yep, clueless. Just another reason why the ATP should ditch the "Race".

degreefanlindi
02-14-2005, 11:28 AM
Geez, you would think the little coverage of the ATP and WTA tours would at the very least be accurate ones.

Chadwixx
02-14-2005, 11:49 AM
if u ever get a chance, listen to some of the national radio hosts, like those two idiots doing the pardon the interuption. i find it very surprising how little they really know about tennis yet talk about it. i havent heard "the double fisted serve" yet but i know its coming hehe

goober
02-14-2005, 03:12 PM
I like how the yahoo article called him the 23 year old Swede

lol

Andy Hewitt
02-14-2005, 03:32 PM
http://sports.yahoo.com/ten

"Federer sets sights on a return to No. 1 ranking

No longer the top-ranked player after losing to Marat Safin at the Australian Open, No. 3 Roger Federer returns after a two-week layoff at a tournament in the Netherlands"


http://www.atptennis.com/en/players/entrysystem/
Hmm i dont get whats wrong with that statement or that link, except that i just spoiled the damn results of the SAP Open for myself by reading that damn link!! THANKS U IDIOT!!!

Chadwixx
02-14-2005, 03:42 PM
Hmm i dont get whats wrong with that statement or that link, except that i just spoiled the damn results of the SAP Open for myself by reading that damn link!! THANKS U IDIOT!!!

there are two ranking systems. the entry system is ur ranking not the 2005 atp point standings.

sorry about the spoiler but the match was played yesterday. u should know better than going to yahoo sports if u dont wanna know the results.

Andy Hewitt
02-14-2005, 03:45 PM
there are two ranking systems. the entry system is ur ranking not the 2005 atp point standings.

sorry about the spoiler but the match was played yesterday. u should know better than going to yahoo sports if u dont wanna know the results.
i get it tommorow on FSN but oh well, its a short match anyway. I still dont get how that ranking works...

Chadwixx
02-14-2005, 04:02 PM
i get it tommorow on FSN but oh well, its a short match anyway. I still dont get how that ranking works...

INDESIT ATP 2005 Race Top 50

http://www.atptennis.com/en/players/championsrace/

this is a list of the points accumulated so far in 2005


INDESIT ATP Entry Ranking Top 50

http://www.atptennis.com/en/players/entrysystem/

this is a list of the players ranking (true ranking), these rankings do not reset at the end of a year

nkhera1
02-14-2005, 08:02 PM
As mentioned above, i think (and hope) they are referring to the INDESIT ATP 2005 Race.

Free_Martha
02-15-2005, 01:26 PM
Nothing new here. Yahoo always gets the smallest details wrong.