Winner Announced for 2018 Tennis-X Year-End Top 10 Contest
by Staff | December 9th, 2018, 11:14 pm

What was worse, the atrocious picks this year, or the atrocious job of figuring them out?
Injuries to Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka, then Grigor Dimitrov and Nick Kyrgios flaming out ruined just about everyone’s Top 10.

“Wawrinka is selected at number 1 spot because he is returning from knee surgery and we know what knee surgery in Switzerland can do!” wrote t4t.


David Goffin also hurt a lot, if not all of, the Top 10 picks.

jay jay threw it in everyone’s face, picking six out of nine correctly, including the only to pick Kevin Anderson in the Top 10, then wrote “Who Cares on #10, LOL.”

TWELVE players tied for first place. When the first tiebreaker was applied, six of the 12 all had two players in the correct year-end position in the Top 10. So the second tiebreak was applied — who had the highest of the two chosen correctly? That winner was Ckzebra, who correctly chose Novak Djokovic finishing No. 1, and Rafael Nadal finishing No. 2.

Congrats to Ckzebra!

After him/her, all tied with 7 in the Top 10 and two correct were armelwani, funches, Mridul7, Margot and khojiE. With seven correct and one in the correct position in the Top 10 were Daniel, RZ and Vinod. With seven in the Top 10 but none of their positioning correct were gonzalowski, Leo and ZipC.

Left out of the mix was Jaq Shivam, who had won the last two seasons.

Ckzebra contact the Tennis-x webmaster and give us the address to send your prize packs to.

2010 Ckzebra
2017 Jaq Shivam
2016 Jaq Shivam
2015 colin09
2014 Patson
2013 Mat4
2012 emm-jee
2011 N-Dru
2010 Francisco
2009 anthony

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20 Comments for Winner Announced for 2018 Tennis-X Year-End Top 10 Contest

armelwani Says:

Congrats to Ckzebra!! I’m looking forward to finishing first next year!! :)

Madmax Says:

Yay!!!!..well done to the top tennis x at this year!!!.. (what a fluke!)…:-)

KhojiE Says:

Congrats to Ckzebra!! Surprised to see my name here :)

RSP Says:

Not that it really matters, but I had also got 7/10 correct :)

Humble Rafa Says:

Some people win grandslams. Others win online contests. To each his or her own. Congratulations to Acrabera.

RZ Says:

Congrats Ckzebra, and thanks to Tennis-X for putting on this contest each year.

Jaq Shivam Says:

28th, 2017 at 11:23 am

Jaq Shivam Says:
Hi and thanks to everyone whose participation in this contest, my favorite prediction for the year 2018 have below

1. Novak Djokovic
2. Rafael Nadal
3. Roger Federer
4. Alaxander Zverev
5. Juan Martin del Potro

My top five prediction was correct but top 10 was not able to win this time. But no mention congratulations to Ckzebra

gonzalowski Says:

congrats to Ckzebra! and thanks to Tx

by the way, next saturday Pepe Imaz is giving a lecture in my neighborhood’s church…


if some Nole’s fan wants me to send a message to him… peace and love :)

gonzalowski Says:

Hi willow! nice to read you

Willow Says:

Just a fleeting visit Gonzolokski, i dont blog on TX anymore xx ;-)

gonzalowski Says:

ok, it’s a pity… regards! 😙

Willow Says:

Gonzolowski you too hun XX ;-)

Daniel Says:

Next year promisses to be even more confusing and hard to pick. Possibly the change of the guard and maybe Fedal lower than expected.

Margot Says:

Congrats Ckzebra!
Ahem ahem Kath, seem to remember you ticking me off for leaving Andy out of top 10….;)

Giles Says:

Wishing all Tennis X staff a Merry Christmas and a happy, healthy and prosperous New Year.

Willow Says:

Seasons greetings , and a happy new year to all staff, and TX posters XX :-)

Madmax Says:

Willow Says:
Just a fleeting visit Gonzolokski, i dont blog on TX anymore xx ;-)

December 12th, 2018 at 5:06 pm

Willow, come back now girl. Rise above everything and come back. Daft otherwise.

Rafa needs you, right?

Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year to all fellow tennis fans, may 2019 surpass 2018 in every way.

World peace.


Kimberly Says:

Did they have the 2019 contest? I can’t find it

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