Originally Posted by tacou
Novak is definitely a grinder, he said his strategy vs. Fed in the Finals was to grind. I don't understand why grinding is looked down upon. Keep the point alive at all costs until your opponent loses it or gives you an opportunity to hit an easy winner.
Brilliant if executed the Novak can
Yep brilliant indeed
but it has also A LOT to do with slow court conditions
most of the finals shots Roger made would be impossible to return properly on a real fast HC.