Ladies’ Singles | Tencap Predictions

Ladies’ Singles | Tencap Predictions

Like the men, the way the Tencap algorithm works, each 2-points difference translates to a 1-game advantage, per set. So for Sharapova (2) vs Chakvetadze (6), that’s 2 games per set for Sharapova. 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 Continue reading

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Gentlemen’s Singles | Tencap Predictions

Gentlemen’s Singles | Tencap Predictions

Remember, the way the Tencap algorithm works, each 2-points difference translates to a 1-game advantage, per set. So for Nadal (-10) vs Russell (0), that’s 5 games per set for Nadal. 6-1, 6-1, 6-1 Continue reading

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Wimbledon Predictions | WTA, Round #1

I’ll try to get this data uploaded to a table so it’s easier to visualize, but for now, here are the first-round predictions for the WTA first-round action at Wimbledon:

2011 Wimbledon | WTA-Round #1 – Match Predictions <= click on link to download excel spreadsheet

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Wimbledon Predictions | ATP, Round #1

During the French Open the folks at Tencap kept track of their predictions for each round during the tournament.  Here are the results:

  • 80% of the 1st round
  • 81.5% of the second
  • 87.5% of the third
  • 87.5% of the fourth
  • 100% of the fifth Continue reading
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The Modern Two-Handed Backhand by Ron Steege

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Ron Steege, Director of Tennis at Greenwood Athletic and Tennis Club, shares his insights on the modern two handed backhand. 1. Eight-year-old Anna Kalabukhova uses a Continental grip with her non-dominant right hand and a semi-western or hybrid grip with … Continue reading

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WTA Rankings: Corrected for Reality

With the Williams sisters out, the women’s game is – legitimately – considered to be wide open. Consider the intro to this article:

One French Open pundit this week described world number one Caroline Wozniacki as playing “moonballing nonsense” and after the Dane and second seed Kim Clijsters crashed out, the women’s game generally is under fire. Continue reading

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Tencap Ratings for ATP Players

The folks over at Tencap have provided us (and by “us”, I mean us tennis fans) with a really cool feature: Tencap ratings for all* your favorite players!

In an effort to display the validity and awesomeness of the Tencap Tennis Rating System, we have uploaded every match played in the main draws of some of the largest tournaments of the men’s and the women’s professional tennis tours. Continue reading

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