I need a ATP player to cheer for...

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  1. royalfan5

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    As I am fairly new to following tennis, I haven't settled on a favorite or two to cheer for on the ATP tour. I would like to solict some suggestions on who to pick. If it helps, the WTA players I cheer for are Zvonareva and Petkovic.
     
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  2. Meaghan

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    The new boy Milos Raonic.........headed straight for the top!
     
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  3. MixieP

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    Welcome to TT!
    I suggest Tomas Berdych. He has a nice-looking game, he's up there with the top players but hasn't got a fanatic following.

    If you want to go unorthodox, check out Florian MAYER.
     
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  4. chrischris

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    What about Dimitrov.. he needs it.
     
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  5. rovex

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    Dog GOAT Dolgo(polov).
     
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  6. subz

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    Yes Dolgopolov is fun to watch...i think she will be very successfull in comming tournaments...

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    Marion Bartoli....you'll feel like you've done a good deed.
     
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  8. royalfan5

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    How is he unorthodox?
     
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  9. royalfan5

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    I do like the cut of his jib.
     
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    Varied game and strokes. When he's on he can pose some nice trouble for those players who like a bit of rhythm, as well as players with poor movement.

    Monfils is good for a laugh.

    Stay away from Gulbis, he won't try no matter how hard you cheer.
     
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  11. 35ft6

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    Yeah, Dolgopolov!

    And I really wouldn't mind seeing Murray win Wimbledon.
     
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  12. justinyyang

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    Milos Raonic.
     
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    John Isner
     
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  14. cucio

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    You can never go wrong with Gasquet.
     
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  15. royalfan5

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    Why Raonic over Tomic?
     
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  16. PSNELKE

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    Raonic is just a journeyman since he didn´t show anything at the masters.

    I´d suggest you guys like: Berdych, Del Potro, Cilic, and a miss Dolgopolov whos game is nice to watch.
     
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  17. PSNELKE

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    Did you actually saw him play.
    The guy has the weirdest and ugliest strokes in the history of tennis imo.
     
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  18. GetBetterer

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    Stanislas Wawrinka
     
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  19. the cat petter

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    I think Raonic seems a bit more promising (no offense to the Tomic fans).
     
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    ^^could you pet my pu$$y?

    I promise, she doesn't bite.
     
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  21. LanEvo

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    Federer, I was a huge fan of Agassi since I was a kid, then after he retired, I went to Fed and Wawrinka, I really like Wawrinka's BH.
     
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  22. Sentinel

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    The D Y .......
     
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  23. chrischris

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    Try Gasquet , he needs support and also he is aware of AGW. Needs some support these days of denial and ignorance.

    His game is sound but lacks confidence.
     
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  24. Moz Fan

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    I actually really like her. She is super odd. My favorite WTA player by far.
     
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  25. TomT

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    I agree with the Gasquet suggestions. Plus he's French and can probably make a delightful sauce.
     
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  26. Seth

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    Gasquet and I are the same age, and he turned pro the year after I started playing tennis, so I've "grown up in the game" following him. Expect a good bit of frustration and disappointment (for instance him blowing set points yesterday against Ferrer), but his game is beautiful and he's fun to watch.
     
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  27. goober

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    Donald overrated Young and Bernard the Tank Tomic desperately need some fans. Root for them!
     
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  28. Dream_On

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    Grigor Dimitrov!
     
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  29. Fifth Set

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    For your top gun go with Fed. Class act, best ever and amazing to still be this good / motivated at this point.

    For your dark horse go with Robin Haase (best hair since Krickstein) or John Isner (really needs a hug after most events).
     
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  30. cluckcluck

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    Roddick...oh wait. You could root for Jack Sock, Steve Johnson, or even Sam Querrey if you want to go with Americans.
     
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