Originally Posted by sportsfan1
Murray's 5-13 vs Rafa, and especially last couple of years has been unable to get past Rafa in the slams - 2011 USO, Wimby and RG. Maybe it's a bad matchup for him. It could have played out differently, but based on the stats, you would have to think that Murray's certainly one of the beneficiaries.
The little fact you all seem to ignore is that if Murray had faced Rafa it would have been in the final at the earliest in ALL of those events. That's assuming he would have beaten Djokovic. The 3rd and 4th seeds are always
drawn in different halves.