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Old 02-11-2013, 05:33 PM   #67
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Originally Posted by Indio View Post
is that PS faced considerably better opposition during his reign than RF faced during his.
It's not the question of better or worse.


IMHO, RF faced fewer competitions during this pocket of somewhat void period(2004-2006).
  • 2001-2004, tour condition drastically changed. Some of top players either failed
    or struggled to make transition to new slower conditions.
  • New homogeneous condition of baseline tennis all year long helped him collect large number
    of slams in short time until 5 year younger generation matures: Nadal,
    Djokovic and Murray.

RF is definitely one of the greats but grossly over-appreciated.

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