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Old 01-25-2013, 04:32 AM   #38
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Originally Posted by helloworld View Post
Federer didn't win 17 slams because of his serve. Sampras won 14 majors mainly because of his serve. Roddick also won his only slam 99% because of his serve.
Sampras won his 14 because of his serve AND volley. Even if you got the serve back, he was usually there to put the volley away. If you got Roddick's serve back, you got into a grindfest (except when Roddick was young with stones and actually hit his forehand).
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