Originally Posted by Sid_Vicious
I never thought Federers defense was ever on par with Djokovic and Nadal. Every now and then he made a tremendous defensive play, but it was never the cornerstone of his game and Fed playing a lot of defense was a sign that he was in trouble. Murray, Djokovic, and Nadal have taken defense to the next level, Federer sometimes has such an incredulous look on his face when Djokovic or Murray sprint down some of his shots.
That is because Federer is old in tennis years now.