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    Who is the greater tennis player? (2 hypotheticals)

    Player 1: Wins 18 slams over a 20 year period. (1st slam at age twenty, 18th at age forty). Never achieves the no. 1 ranking at any point in his career. Player 2: Wins 16 slams in a row. (four consecutive CYGS, four consecutive YE#1) Age 24-28. Never wins another slam after this streak...
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    Olympics are only every four years, the hardest thing to win in Tennis

    Murray winning singles' twice is tennis' greatest ever accomplishment, surpassing Laver's CYGS
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    Has any player ever won an argument with a chair umpire?

    A million years ago I remember Tin Henman calling an umpire on a mistake, and the guy actually reneged on a decision.
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    Federer and Nadal fans should have given more love to Murray

    Retrospectively he was the only one that could have preserved their legacies over Djokovic's. In 2016 he made three finals, won a slam, WTF and YE#1. Since his injury struggles and layoffs started in 2017 Djokovic has won 8 slams. Murray would have been able to snatch enough of those away had he...
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    Why do players even try to argue with umpires?

    pretty rare Off the top of my head Tim Henman got an umpire to change a decision
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    Which Slam do you want Murray to win next year?

    I'd like him to the AO next as it's the next slam.
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    Murray's second Gold, bigger than his second wimbledon?

    There's a case for this. Of course Singles gold by itself is not worth as much as a Wimbledon title. However quite a few players have won 2 wimbledon titles. Quite a few have won more than two. 2 single's golds however stands alone. Federer, Nadal, Djokovic all have their own unique records in...
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    I'm happy for Murray, but I'm also sad we didn't get to see a Federer-Murray final

    That was a very special performance from Federer. The best performance of an excellent season. His seasonal form is WAY lower this year, and with his physical condition this tournament I think Murray would have gone through him in straights. (murray's also playing alot better than he was this...
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    I'm happy for Murray, but I'm also sad we didn't get to see a Federer-Murray final

    That was a very special performance from Federer. The best performance of an excellent season. His seasonal form is WAY lower this year, and with his physical condition this tournament I think Murray would have gone through him in straights. (murray's also playing alot better than he was this...
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    Wimbledon 2016 final - Murray vs Raonic

    I consider Becker and Edberg to be ATG's.
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    How many people have seen Federer play in person?

    vs David Ferrer Toronto 2014. Great match.
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    Murray, if you've lost today, it would be the same.

    Noted that Stepanek caused Djokovic a lot of problems at Wimbledon 2014 as well.
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    Comparing Borg, Sampras, Federer, Nadal, and Djokovic - 11 Grand Slams

    as is Federer's of never putting himself in that position
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