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by suresh
Sun Jan 28, 2024 10:30 am
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Australian Open 2024
Replies: 168
Views: 7313

Re: Australian Open 2024

Sin Hombre wrote: Sun Jan 28, 2024 12:40 am I hope he gets the respect on this board.
:D
by suresh
Sun Jan 28, 2024 10:24 am
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: Rohan Bopanna thread...
Replies: 3077
Views: 564453

Re: Rohan Bopanna thread...

Congratulations to Rohan Bopanna for his maiden men's doubles title at the AO.
by suresh
Sun Jan 28, 2024 10:15 am
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: Manas Dhamne thread
Replies: 145
Views: 14287

Re: Manas Dhamne thread

Expected result. Demin was coming from winning the last futures that was held in this location in the previous week. In that future, he had defeated the player that Manas had lost to last week. Losing is not transitive. A losing to B who lost to C doesn't mean that A loses to C. :p (Sorry, couldn't...
by suresh
Sun Jan 28, 2024 10:13 am
Forum: General Chit Chat
Topic: Where is India heading?
Replies: 37
Views: 5911

Re: Where is India heading?

prasen9 wrote: Wed Jan 24, 2024 3:19 am Well, well, heading towards a split. And, no I am not referring to any of the s**% show going on. I am talking literally. India to split
:rofl:
by suresh
Sun Nov 26, 2023 3:55 pm
Forum: US and European Pro Tours
Topic: 2023 Ladies European/Asian/Other Tours
Replies: 106
Views: 5460

Re: 2023 Ladies European/Asian/Other Tours

Omkara wrote: Sun Nov 26, 2023 3:37 pm Look at the money they have made....
European LPGA amounts are meagre. Aditi in the last four holes: Birdie, Birdie , Birdie , Par. Went from T2 to T1 to sole possession of first place.
by suresh
Sun Nov 26, 2023 2:21 pm
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: ITF M25 Mumbai, Kalaburagi- Nov 20 to Dec 3, 2023
Replies: 32
Views: 1854

Re: ITF M25 Mumbai, Kalaburagi- Nov 20 to Dec 3, 2023

Should RamK focus on doubles in 2024? His ceiling is higher there.
by suresh
Sun Nov 26, 2023 1:50 pm
Forum: Tennis Tournaments
Topic: Davis Cup 2024- India
Replies: 120
Views: 3036

Re: Davis Cup 2023 - India

I hope we don't lose to 43 year olds Aisam and Aqeel.
by suresh
Sun Nov 26, 2023 1:30 pm
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: Shrivalli Rashmikaa Bhamidipaty thread
Replies: 7
Views: 549

Re: Shrivalli Rashmikaa Bhamidipaty thread

It feels good to see a new name appear. Congratulations Shrivalli.
by suresh
Sun Nov 26, 2023 1:14 pm
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: [Tennis] Misc. Results for Indians abroad...
Replies: 3629
Views: 715287

Re: [Tennis] Misc. Results for Indians abroad...

prasen9 wrote: Sat Nov 11, 2023 5:24 am We always knew the God of the South, Suresh, had it in him to do great things beyond what he already does in Chennai. Now the world is seeing his calibre! All that long-distance running helped him no doubt. :-) :p :D

Disclaimer:
He is not related to me. :D
by suresh
Sun Nov 12, 2023 5:31 pm
Forum: Tennis Player Forums
Topic: Sahaja Yamalapalli thread
Replies: 123
Views: 9001

Re: Sahaja Yamalapalli thread

Doesn't the suffix ova mean "daughter of"? It makes sense that Hana dropped it in her daughter's surname.
by suresh
Sun Nov 12, 2023 3:58 pm
Forum: The Cricket Forum
Topic: General Cricket Thread ...
Replies: 3161
Views: 410839

Re: General Cricket Thread ...

prasen9 wrote: Sun Nov 05, 2023 1:13 pm Why do cricketers wear caps even in sweltering hot, humid weather and even while fielding at night?
I always wear a baseball cap (or visor) while running -- helps against the sun, keeps my head dry during rains and keeps my head warm in cold weather (sub zero C).
by suresh
Sun Nov 05, 2023 11:53 am
Forum: The Chess Forum
Topic: Fide Grand Swiss 2023
Replies: 14
Views: 698

Re: Fide Grand Swiss 2023

@sameer This one is for you,

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by suresh
Sat Oct 21, 2023 4:28 pm
Forum: Economic and General Development
Topic: Indian Education System
Replies: 26
Views: 6652

Re: Indian Education System

I hope y'all are aware of the Indian Institute of Space Technology (IIST) at Trivandrum -- how many of their undergraduates work for ISRO? This is an ISRO run institution.
by suresh
Thu Oct 12, 2023 3:13 pm
Forum: General Chit Chat
Topic: Science News
Replies: 173
Views: 36198

Re: Science News

Much ado about nothing. I don't think they even come for placements at IITs. Several years ago, I remember trying to convince an government organisation (don't recall which one) to recruit students doing Engineering Physics (which is a major where students do both Physics and EE). I even printed out...
by suresh
Thu Oct 12, 2023 2:42 pm
Forum: US and European Pro Tours
Topic: 2023 Ladies European/Asian/Other Tours
Replies: 106
Views: 5460

Re: 2023 Ladies European/Asian/Other Tours

The prize money is pathetic as well. I wonder if our players break even.