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Old 01-29-2013, 02:44 PM   #23
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Originally Posted by The-Champ View Post
Federer's defense was just as good as Nadal's and Djoker's at his peak. Murray is no slouch either.
We could group these players into two defensive categories; Federer and Murray make use of their anticipation and reflexes on the baseline and serve respectively whilst Nadal and Djokovic use their speed to get to near impossible shots.

Personally, I think the anticipation/reaction defensive style helps the returner out; I do think Murray and Federer are a lot better than Nadal & Djokovic at returning. I see Nadal sometimes run backwards to hit returns and can get overpowered by the big servers.
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