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Our Scouting Report
Strengths: Massive forehand; physically imposing; consistent off ground; fast; indefatigable
Weaknesses: Second serve; handling of flat, hard groundstokes on hard courts; injury prone
- Wimbledon Seedings: Djokovic, Barty Top Seeds; Federer Bumped Over Nadal
- the WTA rankings for the women's seedings. About the only consternation was Roger Federer bump to No. 2 over World No. 2 Rafael Nadal. Federer won Halle this past weekend while Nadal chose not play to a warm-up, a decision that could have cost him the second seed. Nadal ha...
- Auger-Aliassime In ATP Race Top 10
- ATP 2019 points race, he's 10th and in position for a shot at the London Finals. Here's how the Race shapes up as of June 24: 1 Rafael Nadal 5505 2 Novak Djokovic 4725 3 Roger Federer 3860 4 Dominic Thiem 3305 5 Stefanos Tsitsipas 2985 6 Daniil Medvedev 1765 7 Kei Nishikori...
- Stefanos Tsitsipas: It's Upsetting That Auger-Aliassime Is Better Than Me, I Might Never Beat Him
- one, because doubles is doubles. He has the whole package to play big, to beat -- I'm sure if he ever gets the difficult chance to play Nadal, Djokovic, or Federer, he's going to beat them, for sure. I will not be surprised if he gets wins over those guys. We will definitely se...
- Auger-Aliassime Beats Hapless Tsitsipas Again In Queen's; Murray Not Done In Doubles
- one, because doubles is doubles. He has the whole package to play big, to beat – I'm sure if he ever gets the difficult chance to play Nadal, Djokovic or Federer – he's going to beat them, for sure. "I will not be surprised if he gets wins over those guys. We will definitely...
- 12 Things I Think I Thought About Rafael Nadal And The French Open
- up some thoughts on a predictable men’s French Open and a wild women’s tournament. 1. Rafael Nadal Even in his mid-30s, which he’s now entering, Rafael Nadal is still simply unstoppable. He's the King of Clay with good reason. For most players, 12 titles is a great...
- Nadal Too Tough For Thiem, Wins 12th French Open Title
- a second set scare, Rafael Nadal rolled to his 12th French Open title Sunday beating Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1 in a rematch of their final a year ago at Roland Garros. "It is truly incredible. I cannot explain it," Nadal said after holding his 12th Coupe des Mousquetai...
- 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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