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Old 10-04-2012, 11:02 AM   #259
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Originally Posted by dangalak View Post
I didn't expect people to say ridiculous garbage in the line of "Federer jumps just as high as Sampras".
The only good answer to who jumps higher is "no way to tell", at least not based on a couple of show-off slam dunks that Sampras performed from time to time.


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Originally Posted by dangalak View Post
Interesting, so Federer averaged the same first serve speeds?
This is common knowledge. The Sampras serve wasn't know for it's speed but for it's precision, consistency and damage it made. His 2nd serve is clearly better despite hitting way more double faults than Federer (well, Federer doesn't hit double faults at all for the matter, it's just not worth going for it)
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