Topic: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Hello everybody!

As the picks are now closed, here are the picks of all the Yoda Crew member (22) participating in this 2016 Australian Open Yoda Cup!!
Scotty, Vegas and Madman didn't make their picks in the Yoda Cup.


MEN'S

Seeds 1-16:

Djokovic (22) [everyone] {IN, F, +120}
Federer (22) [everyone] {OUT, SF, +88}
Wawrinka (22) [everyone] {OUT, 4th, +48}
Murray (21) [everyone except Dtrain] {IN, F, +120}
Nadal (17) [everyone except Johnny, Edu, Tommy, OZ, Snolly] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Tsonga (2) [Johnny, Dtrain] {OUT, 4th, +48}
Nishikori (1) [Snolly] {OUT, QF, +64}
Berdych (1) [OZ] {OUT, QF, +64}


Seeds 17-32:

Kyrgios (16) [everyone except Don, Mike, Arvis, JG, OZ, Charles] {OUT, 3rd, +32}
Lopez (13) [Adunar, Tono, Don, TE, Mike, Wimbo, Dragan, CC, Dtrain, Tommy, Edu, JG, OZ] {OUT, 3rd, +32}
Thiem (5) [Johnny, BHP, Tommy, Snolly, Charles] {OUT, 3rd, +32}
Paire (3) [spotec, Charles, Thexc] {OUT, 1st,-16}
Troicki (2) [Arvis, JG] {OUT, 3rd, +32}
Sock (2) [Dwight, Edu] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
RBA (2) [Mike, Arvis] {OUT, 4th, +48} {BONUS +16}
Dimitrov (1) [HTS] {OUT, 3rd, +32}
Fognini (1) [OZ] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Monfils (1) [Don] {OUT, QF, +64} {BONUS +16}


Unseeded players:

Coric (6) [Adunar, Mike, Wimbo, Dwight, Edu, JG] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Vesely (5) [TE, Dragan, Arvis, CC, OZ] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Muller (5) [Tono, Don, HTS, Dtrain, Tommy] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Querrey (1) [Thexc] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Mahut (1) [Johnny] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Donskoy (1) [BHP] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Young (1) [Snolly] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Hewitt (1) [spotec] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Robredo (1) [Charles] {OUT, 2nd, +16}


Finalists:

Djokovic (21) [everyone except OZ] {F, BONUS +32}
Wawrinka (12) [Don, Mike, Johnny, Wimbo, Dragan, Dwight, HTS, CC, Dtrain, spotec, JG, OZ] {OUT, 4th}
Murray (9) [Adunar, Tono, TE, BHP, Tommy, Snolly, Edu, Charles, Thexc] {F, BONUS +32}
Federer (1) [OZ] {OUT, SF}
Nadal (1) [Arvis] {OUT, 1st}


Winners:

Djokovic (20) [everyone except OZ, Johnny]
Wawrinka (1) [Johnny] {OUT, 4th}
Federer (1) [OZ] {OUT, SF}


Formats:

Everybody picked the standard format: 5 (1-16) - 2 (17-32) - 1 (unseeded) Except
Tommy and Edu picked 4-3-1




WOMEN'S

Seeds 1-16:

S.Williams (22) [everyone] {OUT, F, +120}
Azarenka (21) [everyone except Charles] {OUT, QF, +64}
A.Radwanska (15) [Adunar, Tono, TE, Mike, Dragan, Arvis, HTS, CC, Dtrain, Tommy, Snolly, spotec, JG, OZ, Charles] {OUT, SF, +88}
Halep (14) [Adunar, Tono, Don, TE, Johnny, BHP, Arvis, HTS, Dtrain, spotec, Edu, JG, OZ, Charles] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Sharapova (11) [Adunar, Tono, Don, TE, Wimbo, Dragan, HTS, JG, OZ, Charles, Thexc] {OUT, QF, +64}
Kerber (7) [Johnny, BHP, Dragan, Arvis, spotec, Edu, Thexc] {IN, W, +168}
Muguruza (4) [Wimbo, Dwight, Tommy, Charles] {OUT, 3rd, +32}
Pliskova (3) [Mike, BHP, Thexc] {OUT, 3rd, +32}
Kvitova (2) [CC, Edu] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
CSN (2) [Mike, Snolly] {OUT, QF, +64}
V.Williams (2) [Dwight, Snolly] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Keys (1) [CC] {OUT, 4th, +48}
Vinci (1) [Dwight] {OUT, 3rd, +32}


Seeds 17-32:

Stephens (14) [Adunar, Tono, Don, TE, Mike, BHP, Dragan, Arvis, HTS, CC, Dtrain, Tommy, Edu, Thexc] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Makarova (11) [Adunar, Tono, Don, TE, Dragan, Dwight, HTS, CC, Edu, OZ, Wimbo] {OUT, 4th, +48} {BONUS +16}
Kuznetsova (6) [Mike, Arvis, Dtrain, Tommy, spotec, JG] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Ivanovic (6) [Don, Wimbo, Tommy, Snolly, OZ, Charles] {OUT, 3rd, +32}
Petkovic (4) [Johnny, BHP, spotec, Thexc] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Errani (3) [Wimbo, Dwight, Charles] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Jankovic (1) [JG] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Garcia (1) [Dtrain] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Pavlyuchenkova (1) [Snolly] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Lisicki (1) [Johnny] {OUT, 2nd, +16}


Unseeded players:

Cibulkova (6) [Tono, Don, TE, Dragan, HTS, CC] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Bouchard (4) [Dwight, Snolly, Edu, Charles] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Goerges (3) [Arvis, spotec, JG] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Niculescu (2) [Adunar, OZ] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Cornet (2) [Mike, Wimbo] {OUT, 2nd, +16}
Gavrilova (1) [Dtrain] {OUT, 4th, +48} {BONUS +32}
Bertens (1) [BHP] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Beck (1) [Johnny] {OUT, 4th, +48} {BONUS +32}
Friedsam (1) [Johnny] {OUT, 4th, +48} {BONUS +32}
Paszek (1) [Tommy] {OUT, 1st, -16}
Pironkova (1) [Thexc] {OUT, 1st, -16}


Finalists:

Azarenka (21) [everyone except Charles] {OUT, QF}
S.Williams (20) [everyone except spotec, OZ] { F, BONUS +32}
Halep (1) [Charles] {OUT, 1st}
A.Radwanska (1) [spotec] {OUT, SF}
Sharapova (1) [OZ] {OUT, QF}


Winners:

Azarenka (11) [Tono, TE, Wimbo, BHP, Dragan, Arvis, Tommy, Snolly, spotec, Edu, Thexc] {OUT, QF}
S.Williams (10) [Adunar, Don, Mike, Johnny, Dwight, HTS, CC, Dtrain, JG, Charles] {OUT, F}
Sharapova (1) [OZ] {OUT, QF}



Formats:

Everyone picked the standard format 5 (1-6) - 2 (17-32) - 1 (unseeded) except
Don, Dtrain, Tommy and Wimbo picked 4-3-1, Johnny picked 4-2-2



Number of players still in competition:

2: Dragan, Arvis, spotec, Johnny, Edu, BHP, Thexc, Tommy, TE, CC, Mike, Adunar, Tono, HTS, JG, OZ, Snolly, Charles, Wimbo, Don, Dwight
1: Dtrain


Possible bonus points:

Johnny: Friedsam (+32), Beck (+32), Djokovic F (+32), S.Williams F (+32)
BHP: Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Tommy: Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Snolly: Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Charles: Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Mike: RBA (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Arvis: RBA (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
HTS: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Dtrain: Gavrilova (+32), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Adunar: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Tono: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
TE: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Wimbo: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Dragan: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
CC: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Edu: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Thexc: Djokovic F (+32), Murray F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Spotec: Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64)
Dwight: Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
Don: Monfils (+16), Makarova (+16), Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)
OZ: Makarova (+16)
JG: Djokovic F (+32), Djokovic W (+64), S.Williams F (+32)


UPDATED

Last edited by Adunar (Jan. 30, 2016 6:25am)

2016: Rey Saber, Lord Vader, UFTR year-end #1, Yoda Crew player of the year
2014: Lord Vader, King Droid, Naboo Champion, Yoda Crew player of the year
2013: Yoda Cup Wimbledon champion, Yoda Cup Guru Runner-up
2012: Yoda Cup Wimbledon champion

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Here is the link to the Skywalker GSFT Rankings, the Guru Race and the AO 2016 rankings:

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/ … =695925528

2016: Rey Saber, Lord Vader, UFTR year-end #1, Yoda Crew player of the year
2014: Lord Vader, King Droid, Naboo Champion, Yoda Crew player of the year
2013: Yoda Cup Wimbledon champion, Yoda Cup Guru Runner-up
2012: Yoda Cup Wimbledon champion

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Awesome Arnie! smile

2017 - Rey Saber Champ, Padme Champ, Captain Phasma Champ, Obi Wan Runner Up, BIG 5 Career Slam, Inaugural Yoda Crew Hall Of Fame Inductee, 2016 Padme Runner Up
2015 - Obi Wan Master, King Droid, Yoda Crew Player Of The Year, 2014 Yoda Cup Guru Race Runner Up
2013 - Guru Race Winner (2014 Yoda Cup Guru), US Open Yoda Cup, Yoda Crew Player Of The Year
2012 - Lord Vader, 2011 - Wimbledon Yoda Cup

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

LOVE the post of Awesomeness!~

16 Wimby 14 US Open Yoda Cup
16 Wimby 14 RG Alpha Cup
12, 13 & 16 King Droid
15 Naboo Cup 14 Lord Vader- RU

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

BHP, can you let us in on your Donskoy secret?

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Very nice Adunar!

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Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

*applause*

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

LOVE the post of Awesomeness!

(I don't have Nadal either)

Champion: '16 Padme Cup, '16 Roland Garros Yoda Cup,' 16 Leia Tiara, '15 Lando Calrissian's Ring (250's), '15 GQ "The Green Anackin", '16 Trophy Case Award, '17 BB-8 Cup
Runner Up: '16 Rey Saber, '13 US Open Yoda Cup, '14 R2D2 Phoenix Crown.

I am my own daughter!

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Adunar, I picked 4-3-1 on the women's side too. You have me listed as 5-2-1.

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Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Always amazing to see adunar's awesome post of awesomeness!

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Thumbs Up...great Job Arnie.

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Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Adunar, wonderful as usual!

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

HundredTennisStats wrote:

BHP, can you let us in on your Donskoy secret?

It may have to do with this match fixing controversy....

16 Wimby 14 US Open Yoda Cup
16 Wimby 14 RG Alpha Cup
12, 13 & 16 King Droid
15 Naboo Cup 14 Lord Vader- RU

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

BHP-2015-QOTU wrote:
HundredTennisStats wrote:

BHP, can you let us in on your Donskoy secret?

It may have to do with this match fixing controversy....

BHP's bankrolling Donskoy's way to the finals, just to win an online comp with no monetary prize.

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Jolivegarden wrote:

BHP's bankrolling Donskoy's way to the finals, just to win an online comp with no monetary prize.

HaHa, thing is it wouldn't surprise me!

2018 Roland Garros Yoda Cup
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2016 Obi Wan Master, Year End #2
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Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Jolivegarden wrote:
BHP-2015-QOTU wrote:
HundredTennisStats wrote:

BHP, can you let us in on your Donskoy secret?

It may have to do with this match fixing controversy....

BHP's bankrolling Donskoy's way to the finals, just to win an online comp with no monetary prize.

But... it's THE Yoda Cup!

16 Wimby 14 US Open Yoda Cup
16 Wimby 14 RG Alpha Cup
12, 13 & 16 King Droid
15 Naboo Cup 14 Lord Vader- RU

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

BHP-2015-QOTU wrote:
Jolivegarden wrote:
BHP-2015-QOTU wrote:

It may have to do with this match fixing controversy....

BHP's bankrolling Donskoy's way to the finals, just to win an online comp with no monetary prize.

But... it's THE Yoda Cup!

I never said it wasn't worth it...

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Benoit Paire "I played against a not good player today" .... Great comment you knob..

Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Nice Update Adunar...

...but unfortunately this doesn't make my start any better sad

The good thing is, I can not be relegated in Gamma Goblet smile

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Re: Yoda Cup - 2016 Australian Open

Haha.....true spotec, only way is up from Gamma! wink

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2015 - Obi Wan Master, King Droid, Yoda Crew Player Of The Year, 2014 Yoda Cup Guru Race Runner Up
2013 - Guru Race Winner (2014 Yoda Cup Guru), US Open Yoda Cup, Yoda Crew Player Of The Year
2012 - Lord Vader, 2011 - Wimbledon Yoda Cup