Originally Posted by sureshs
Everyone is impressed by the flashiness and the 90 mph DTL shots. I saw what really happened. As the match progressed, the BH got shorter and shorter, and gave Ferrer the small chance to start an offensive phase, eventually leading him to dominate. The deeper BHs went in only when backed by utmost confidence - a little nerves and they went long.
Wrong, it was the forehand cross court exchanges he was losing, most of the winners and forced errors were generated by his backhand and the bh to bh rallied were dominated by Almagro's superior BH