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Old 10-05-2012, 12:18 PM   #305
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Originally Posted by shakes1975 View Post
I agree with this assessment. Talking from a purely ball-striking POV (as in the ability to hit the ball early, hard, consistently) Agassi is probably the best I've seen. That's why he could jerk his opponents around like a yo-yo.

And that's also why, even at 35 yrs old, he could beat players much younger than himself and go on to make slam SF's/F's with a beaten up back & aweful movement.
yeah, agreed. agassi had a lot of limitations as a player (not an elite serve, net game, not a great mover), certainly more than fed. to me his calling was his greatness from the back of the court -- thats how he paid his bills.
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