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Australia's Summer of Tennis

PostPosted: Thu Jun 23, 2005 9:13 am
by the green seat
You can talk about anything which is tennis related.

Wimbledon (Grand Slam) is currently on.

Here's a pregress on how the Aussies are going:
- Lleyton Hewwitt has made it to the 3rd round
- Mark Phillipousis made it to the 2nd round, but was beaten last night by Marat Safin in a very close game.
- Wayne Arthurs, Nicole Pratt and Scott Draper (?) have made it to the 2nd round
- Evie Dominikovic and a few others did not make it past round 1.
Other News:
- Greece's Eleni Danilidou beat Justin Henin-Harden in the 1st round.

PostPosted: Thu Jun 23, 2005 10:36 am
by rimmer
Scott Draper was actually beaten in the first round by Nickolay Davydenko

PostPosted: Fri Jun 24, 2005 1:39 pm
by yellow sock
Wimbledon Update:

- Australian Nicole Pratt lost to American Venus Williams last night in two sets.
- Australian Wayne Arthurs lost to Popp in five very close sets. Set five from memory was won by Popp with a score of 14-12.
- Lleyton Hewwitt is the only Australian left in the Singles tournament after two rounds (there may be some Aussies in the doubles).

PostPosted: Mon Jun 27, 2005 1:13 pm
by tv
Anyone been watching the Tennis lately? When is Lleton Hewwitt playing next? is it tonight or tomorrow night?

PostPosted: Mon Jun 27, 2005 1:18 pm
by Princess Sapphire
I've just been to the Wimbledon official site; and it seems like Lleyton Hewitt is playing tonight.

PostPosted: Mon Jun 27, 2005 8:35 pm
by DTW
What link do you guys go to, to find out who is playing who on channel 9 for the night so we can tape it? I cannot find it anywahere, so maybe you can help?

PostPosted: Mon Jun 27, 2005 10:18 pm
by Zeal
Great site aussie, including this updating scores link. Its like watching each game at once.

PostPosted: Tue Jun 28, 2005 9:06 am
by tv
Lleyton Hewwitt won last night.

PostPosted: Tue Jun 28, 2005 12:36 pm
by suwii
Yeh he won in 4 sets..i went to bed in the 3rd set thinking he'd win in straight sets but that wasn't to be...
I thought he played really well..pity he didn't win in 3 sets..he now comes up against feliciano lopez...i wouldn't be surprised if lopez beats hewitt!!

PostPosted: Tue Jun 28, 2005 4:30 pm
by Daintysquid
Go Lleyton C'mon I reckon he is in with a good chance.