Originally Posted by zagor
Actually we don't know that because in 2005 AO Fed played far better than he did in any of 2008, 2009 and 2011-2012 AO.
Also rebound ace was different than plexicushion.
Maybe not Nadal, but I'm sure Djokovic would have a shot against Federer in 2005. He played well on faster courts, too. Look at the 2007 US Open final.