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Old 04-28-2013, 05:07 AM   #21
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Originally Posted by Steve Dykstra View Post
Monfils has weak technical skills compared to most other top 50 players. He was never going to have a career win/loss record of 380-26 or 50+ tournament wins. I could see him doing a bit better than he has (especially recently), like maybe a Masters Series or two, or a slam semi or final, but I don't think it is fair to say he has been a total underachiever based solely on his athletic ability. I honestly can't see him consistently beating anyone in the top 7 right now, even at his peak level.
Yep, that's why he's able to hit 3, 4 or 5 aces in a row sometimes.

Please enlighten us about all his technical flaws. Except from the BH side, I don't see what you're talking about.
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