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Old 01-22-2013, 12:14 PM   #59
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Sampras had a great serve (first and most so second serve), yes, but I think many people overestimate it.

Wayne Arthurs, Goran Ivanisevic, Richard Krajicek, Michael Stich, Mark Philippoussis, Guy Forget, obviously Boris Becker, Mark Rosset,.....those were some players from his era that made, at least, equal or more service points (aces+unreturnables per match played) than Sampras.

With Sampras (like it is with Federer), it is the whole package that was such successful.
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