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01-22-2013, 08:36 PM
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It has been significant in the past.

Some have suggested that the extra two days off at the 2011 RG when Fognini retired from the QF contributed to his loss against Federer.
Maybe. But this is the sort of thing where tennis could use the same sort of scrutiny that somebody like Bill James provides in baseball. I'd like to see the statistical evidence about this, not to mention an equally rigorous approach to a few other assumptions in tennis.

Thoughts on Sloane Stephens?

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