Originally Posted by dangalak
It boggles my mind how Federer is supposedly "not a good volleyer". How can you be in the top ten of your time in terms of volleying and not be a good volleyer? If you had said "he isn't a great volleyer", you'd have a point. But saying Federer isn't a good volleyer is like saying "Sampras didn't have a good forehand".
Fed is in the top-10 of his time in terms of the serve-and-volley game.
The fundamental cause of the trouble is that in the modern world the stupid are cocksure, while the intelligent are full of doubt.