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Jon vs. Jon French Open: And the Winner is... !

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Jon vs. Jon French Open: And the Winner is... !

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Jon T., the T is for Triumph.

We followed both Jon's picks for the French Open for men and women's singles since the 4th round. View post #1 and post #2 to see their early picks. We left off last week with Jon T at 31 pts and Jon W. at 26 pts. Here's how the rest of the tournament played out.

Men's Semi-finals: (3 pts)

Djokovic vs Nadal* (4-6, 6-3, 1-6, 7-6 tiebreaker 7-3, 7-9)
Jon T: +3 | Jon W: 0

Ferrer* vs Tsonga (6-1, 7-6 tiebreaker 7-3, 6-2)
Jon T: 0 | Jon W: 0

Men's Finals: (5 pts)

Nadal* vs. Ferrer (6-3, 6-2, 6-3)
Jon T: 0 | Jon W: 0

Nadal clinched the 2013 French Open title, but it was of no help to either Jon. At the end of the men's round, Jon T. with 34 pts still leads Jon W. with 26 pts.

Women's Finals: (5 pts)

Williams* vs Sharapova (6-4, 6-4)
Jon T: +5 | Jon W: +5

Final Tally

With both Jon's getting five points for picking Serena Williams to win it all, the spread stays the same. Jon T. finishes with 39 points and Jon W. finishes with 31 pts. Both had a good showing, the entire bracket was done out of a possible 54 pts. Join us next time when the Jons go head-to-head for Wimbledon!

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Jon vs. Jon French Open: Update

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Jon vs. Jon French Open: Update

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Two of KCTL's fearless leaders, Jon T. and Jon W. decided to throw their hats into the ring to compete in a French Open bracket. We left off after the 4th round of men and women's singles, with Thompson beating Williams by a point, 14-13. Let's see how they did:

Men's Singles Quarterfinals: (2 pts each)

Djokovic* vs. Haas (6-3, 7-6 tiebreaker 7-5, 7-5)
Jon T: +2 | Jon W: +2

Nadal* vs. Wawrinka (6-2, 6-3, 6-1)
Jon T: +2 | Jon W: +2

Robredo vs. Ferrer* (2-6, 1-6, 1-6)
Jon T: +2 | Jon W: +2

Tsonga* vs. Federer (7-5, 6-3, 6-3)
Jon T: 0 | Jon W: 0

Results: At the end of the men’s singles quarterfinals, each Jon gained +6 points.

Women's Singles Quarterfinals: (2 pts each)

Williams* vs. Kuznetsova (6-1, 3-6, 6-3)
Jon T: +2 | Jon W: +2

Radwanska vs. Errani* (4-6, 6-7 tiebreaker 6-8)
Jon T: +2 | Jon W: 0

Kirilenko vs. Azarenka* (6-7 tiebreaker 3-7, 2-6)
Jon T: +2 | Jon W: +2

Jankovic vs. Sharapova* (6-0, 4-6, 3-6)
Jon T: +2 | Jon W: 0

Results: At the end of the women’s singles quarterfinals, Jon T. +8, Jon W. +4.

Women's Semifinals: (3 pts each)

Williams* vs. Errani (6-0, 6-1)
Jon T: +3 | Jon W: +3

Azarenka vs. Sharapova* (1-6, 6-2, 4-6)
Jon T: 0 | Jon W: 0

Results: At the end of the women’s singles semifnals, Jon T. +3, Jon W. +3.

Current Tally

Jon T. gains a bigger lead over Jon W. (31 - 26).

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Jon vs. Jon: French Open

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Jon vs. Jon: French Open

Two of KCTL's fearless leaders, Jon T. and Jon W. decided to throw their hats into the ring to compete in a French Open bracket. Each Jon submitted their picks earlier in the week and we'll be scoring their choices throughout the rest of the French Open to see who has a reign on the professional game.

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Scoring:

  • 4th Round winners will be awarded one point.
  • Quarterfinal winner wills be awarded 2 points.
  • Semi-final winners will be awarded 3 points.
  • The winning champion will be awarded 5 points.

Men's Singles Round 4:

Djokovic* vs. Kohlschreiber (4-6, 6-3, 6-4, 6-4)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Haas* vs. Youzhny (6-1, 6-1, 6-3)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Nadal* vs. Nishikori (6-4, 6-1, 6-3)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Wawrinka* vs. Gasquet (6-7 (tiebreaker: 5-7), 4-6, 6-4, 7-5, 8-6)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Robredo vs. Almagro* (6-7 (tiebreaker: 5-7), 3-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-4)
Jon T: 1 | Jon W: 0

Anderson vs. Ferrer* (3-6, 1-6, 1-6)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Tsonga* vs. Troicki (6-3, 6-3, 6-3)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Simon vs. Federer* (1-6, 6-4, 6-2, 2-6, 3-6)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Results: At the end of the men's singles, Jon T: 8 and Jon W: 7

Women's Singles Round 4:

Williams* vs. Vinci (6-1, 6-3)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Kuznetsova* vs. Kerber (6-4, 4-6, 6-3)
Jon T: 0 | Jon W: 0

Radwanska* vs. Ivanovic (6-2, 6-4)
Jon T: 0 | Jon W: +1

Suarez Navarro vs. Errani* (7-5, 4-6, 3-6)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Mattek-Sands vs. Kirlienko* (5-7, 4-6)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Schiavone vs. Azarenka* (3-6, 0-6)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Hampton vs. Jankovic* (0-6, 2-6)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: 0

Stephens vs. Sharapova* (4-6, 3-6)
Jon T: +1 | Jon W: +1

Results: At the end of the women's singles, Jon T: 6 and Jon W: 6

Current Tally

At the end of the fourth round picks, Jon T. (14) is edging Jon W. (13) by a point! We he hold his lead for the whole tournament? Check back all week to see how the rest of their choices fare.

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