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    dxp
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    is mladenovic on someone's payroll?

    back in the day, i lost a bunch of wagers on nikolay davydenko where he was favored like -400 to -600. i stopped wagering on him because i thought he was fixing matches. i know he was later investigated for it, but i don't remember if anything happened.

    after losing a couple wagers in the past on mladenovic, i got the same feeling and i've never bet on her again. point being, she's pulling the same shit right now against gracheva in the open.

    mladenovic won the 1st set 6-1. then she was up 5-1 in the 2nd. jumps up 15-0 her serve.. then loses it. still 5-2 lead. goes up 40-0 on gracheva's serve and proceeds to blow 4 match points. 5-3.. then 5-4.. then 5-5. eventually goes to the tiebreaker and mladenovic falls behind 0-5, loses 2-7.

    now gracheva is up 3-0 in the 3rd set. plenty of time left, but that shit looks rigged as hell

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    welcome to womens tennis

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    Quote Originally Posted by cincinnatikid513 View Post
    welcome to womens tennis
    i know they're all horrible with that. but mladenovic definitely has shown a pattern of it over the years. down 0-5 now in the 3rd set.

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    some poor mug around the world prob wagered a ton on her too when she was up huge in the 2nd set and is now on suicide watch

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    watch her come back and win 3rd set 7-5 now, i swear with wta u just never know

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    That match was not rigged, that is Mladenovic for you, the most emotionally unstable player on tour. Also the most unbettable, if you wanna make a profit... can lose to anyone as a huge fav and can beat anyone as a huge underdog as well. Best course of action - never bet on a match with Mladenovic in it.

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    my last bet on women's tennis was over 2 years ago

    just leave it behind and forget it exists


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    She's been like that for several years now. She cares more about playing doubles

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    I pay her $500 a week so she can tank a game at the US Open.

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    if it was rigged why would she give herself 3 matchpoints on opponents serve... one double fault and the rig is ******

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    Quote Originally Posted by brodie View Post
    if it was rigged why would she give herself 3 matchpoints on opponents serve... one double fault and the rig is ******
    This

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    chick tennis. No thanks.

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    One dude had Mladenovic as the final leg of a 16-way parlay/accumulator. $20 > $66k ............

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    Question for anyone who was following live:

    How high did Gracheva price get? 50/1?
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    Prob something like 50...Sounds about right

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    she just had a 5-1 lead, opening set against siegemund. blew 7 set points and wound up losing 7-5.

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    Siegemund was at +1000 to win the 1st set. Sad I didn't take it.

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    Wta should open an investigation in the tennis integrity unit..this is twice in a row
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    hard person to bet full match on when she wins 1st set these days against durable opponent I usually fade her 2nd set at least. few years ago when she was ranked like 13 or 14 she lost 15 matches in a row

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    to be fair today....there was a double bounce not called. She should have won the 1st set 6-1, but bad sportsmanship and official never called the double bounce.

    granted she never should have lost being up 5-1, even 5-2, then 5-3 but she did win the set that was never called
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    can't think like that, friend!

    otherwise we should all just quit betting and watching...

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    JFC

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    Quote Originally Posted by beefcake View Post
    Wta should open an investigation in the tennis integrity unit..this is twice in a row
    So athletes aren't allowed to choke anymore? Better yet, athletes aren't allowed to recover from a bad start and eventually win? It's sports. If there were never any comebacks, no one would watch.

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    Zarazua is pretty sexy.

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    Andrej Martin. Remember the name.

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    Andrej Martin just now up 5-0 vs Tommy Paul in the final set. 2 match points. Ends up losing it 5-7.

    This shit happens in women's but men's? Come on

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thrilla View Post
    Andrej Martin just now up 5-0 vs Tommy Paul in the final set. 2 match points. Ends up losing it 5-7.

    This shit happens in women's but men's? Come on
    People love blaming big comebacks on the mafia, women being emotional, or whatever else they need to deflect blame away from their own poor decision. If you lose a bet, it was the wrong pick. Comebacks happen in every sport, to every gender, on every stage. Learn from it and move on.

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    I had Paul in that match

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    Tennis will put a big dent in your bank roll

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    Quote Originally Posted by chargers4222 View Post
    If you lose a bet, it was the wrong pick. .
    That's a bad way to look at it. If you pick a +300 dog and he goes to -10000 in play and loses, was that a bad pick? Just hedge for a 99% profit and suddenly it's a good pick.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Chiefs83 View Post
    I had Paul in that match
    Should have bet more at 5-5. No way Martin was winning another game. Momentum too strong for Paul. You fukk up a big lead in sports 9 out 10 times you're mentally screwed for the remainder of the match.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gaze73 View Post
    That's a bad way to look at it. If you pick a +300 dog and he goes to -10000 in play and loses, was that a bad pick? Just hedge for a 99% profit and suddenly it's a good pick.
    You will be much more successful, or at the very least more accepting of your losses, if you accept the fact that there is a right play and a wrong play to every game, match, etc. The right play is determined only by the final result, period. If you bet a +300 dog and they're up 1-0 5-1 40-0 and they lose the match, they were the wrong play.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chargers4222 View Post
    You will be much more successful, or at the very least more accepting of your losses, if you accept the fact that there is a right play and a wrong play to every game, match, etc. The right play is determined only by the final result, period. If you bet a +300 dog and they're up 1-0 5-1 40-0 and they lose the match, they were the wrong play.
    Way to be results oriented. So a big fav that makes a 1000 to 1 comeback was the right play before the game all along. No value on the dog, no siree.

    Let's put it this way, if you could bet on a coin flip, heads +150 tails -200, is betting on heads a wrong play just because it fell on tails? Only the long term value matters, not one damn bet. That's how you determine the right play.

    Also, according to the efficient market theorists, there is no such thing as a right play right before kickoff.
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    is anyone here gambling anymore? keep seeing pointless threads going up but no more picks

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    Quote Originally Posted by stepaside777 View Post
    is anyone here gambling anymore? keep seeing pointless threads going up but no more picks
    The next toss is going to be tails. I got a feeling about this one: tails for sure. There's your "pick."

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