Originally Posted by shakes1975
Maybe, but with Sampras in full flight, you didn't get much chance to hit your FH in the first place.
I think it would come down to a break a set or a tie break, I don't see Sampras matching Federer from the back of the court on return games. Likewise the Sampras serve if firing on all cylinders would be hard to attack. I still give Federer the edge, 7-5 or 7-6 sets.