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Strengths: Massive forehand; physically imposing; consistent off ground; fast; indefatigable
Weaknesses: Second serve; handling of flat, hard groundstokes on hard courts; injury prone
- Unstoppable Djokovic Wins Shanghai, Eyes Year-End No. 1 Ranking
- breaking through for his first title of the year at Wimbledon, the Serb hasn't looked back, and is now in the race to dethrone Rafael Nadal for the year-end No. 1 ranking. On Sunday Djokovic won a record fourth Rolex Shanghai Masters title, in the final beating upstart and No...
- AT The ATP Milan Event, Towels Will Kept On A Rack, Not With Ballboys (Top Players Not Impressed)
- don't sound convinced it's a good idea because it will slow the game down at a time when the tour is trying to speed it up. And Rafael Nadal stated back in May he thought it was "stupid". Roger Federer: Well, I think the idea of having the ball kids bring it to you is to spee...
- Novak Djokovic: I'm Glad To Be In Contention For No. 1
- low as No. 22 just in June.. And should he win a fourth Shanghai title this week, Djokovic would be in a virtual tie with the idle Rafael Nadal in the 2018 Race, just 35 points behind. "He is the No. 1," Djokovic said of Nadal. "So I am really glad that I put myself in a position...
- Djokovic Wins, Cilic Out; Defending Camp Federer v Medvedev Wed.
- the best I can be on that given day. Today's performance was pretty close to that." Djokovic, who is also trying to chase down Rafael Nadal this fall for the No. 1 ranking, will next meet either Marco Cecchinato or Hyeon Chung, two players who beat the Serb this year in Grand Sl...
- Federer, Djokovic, Del Potro Lead Shanghai Field; Wawrinka-Coric Monday
- round. The Big 4 have won this title the last eight years since Nikolay Davydenko won the inaugural event in 2009. Federer beat Rafael Nadal in the final last year, with the Spaniard unable to play this week due to his knee. Along with Nadal, John Isner, Andy Murray, David Gof...
- Del Potro Returns To ATP Finals For Fifth Time
- the US Open finals, the French semifinals and the quarterfinals at Wimbledon. Del Potro joins Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal who have also qualified for the event. ...
- David Ferrer Interview - Monte Carlo, Apr 17
- happy with my game also. I was a bit sad about certain moments.But generally speaking I'm happy. I'm satisfied with my game.Q. You played Nadal a lot of times. What are your thoughts about this match today?DAVID FERRER: (Through translation.) Well, Rafa is incredible on clay. I mean...
- Roger Federer Interview - Miami, Apr 1
- those. That's what I care about right now. Q. After Rafa's play today, do you think it's going to start a new era with Djokovic and Nadal on the top? ROGER FEDERER: Possibly. I don't know. You tell me. Let's see in five years. Look back. It's not like Novak hasn't...
- Sizing Up the Semifinals, Federer v Djokovic and Nadal v Murray at French Open
- Djokovic Tries to Cap Slam Season Against Nadal With First US Open Title, Who'll Win?
- Tennis World Awaits a Federer-Nadal US Open Final
- Can Federer Beat Nadal to Win Another French Open?
- Federer v. Nadal US Open Final Ahead?
- Djokovic v. Nadal For Australian Open Title, 2012 Supremacy; Who's The Pick?
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