Who's the Most Intimidating Looking Player?

YES! If that guy was across the net from you, you would not want to **** this man off. You would not know that for the most part he is a gentle giant. By the way, most really big guys are gentle. They learn to be gentle because they learn in their teens what could happen if they lose their cool and swing.

Also, always look out for the guys who are usually quiet and civilized.

We had a big hound dog named Que Ball. Across the street from us was a toy puddle named Charlie. Charlie always barked, and yapped, and postured. One day he barked at our dog one time too many, so QB just lifted his leg and let loose.

Connors and JMac were both like Charlie, yap dogs. The most potentially intimidating guys are big, because you don't know what they are capable of if you push them too far.
Supposedly Karlovic is funny and nice in person, but if you've ever met a guy that big it's hard not to be intimidated. I once knew a guy who was 6'9 and 400 lb and it took getting used to. Sweetest guy around too.
 
Supposedly Karlovic is funny and nice in person, but if you've ever met a guy that big it's hard not to be intimidated. I once knew a guy who was 6'9 and 400 lb and it took getting used to. Sweetest guy around too.
Karlovic, because of his height, weighs about the same as some of the greatest heavyweight boxers. Obviously he is not trained as a fighter, but if he ever put the same weight behind a punch as he does behind a serve, I imagine in one punch he could do incredible damage and probably kill someone.

As I said, such people are usually very gentle because they learn early the price of losing control. But if a guy like that had to fight for his life, or defend friends or family, I think he's a guy you'd want on your side. The same with Tsonga, also Murray, and there are others - Delpo, Groth, Raonic, Anderson and so on. Maybe these guys could fight, or maybe not, but I would not want to be the person to test their patience!
 
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CYGS

Hall of Fame
Maybe not his actual look but it's intimidating when Federer walks on court. It takes 5 minutes for the announcer to list his achievements. Brutal.
"20-slam winner with a negative h2h against two main rivals, not because he's inferior but because he's old. When he wins, he's the greatest. When he loses, he's the grandpa. Let's welcome the world's greatest grandpa - Rogggeeeerr Federer!"
 

clout

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Isner and Karlovic surely have to be up there due to how y’all they both are.

Nadal’s animalistic fist pumps and celebrations, along with his overall relentlessness with showing zero mercy to his opponent has to be quite demoralizing to anyone playing him.

Whenever Djokovic is enlarging his eyes, nodding his head or breathing out loud like a madmen, that’s when you know you’re about to get f***ed as his opponent

Sampras was quite intimidating too since his serve always came up huge in the big moments and he never showed any type of emotion under any circumstances. The dude literally had the same facial expressions in the first game of a match as he does in a fifth set tiebreaker

Federer, despite being one of the greatest ever, never seemed to be the most intimidating opponent out there
 
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Yes, Youzhny for the psycho factor.

Becker with his height and build was physically imposing. His overall presence was intimidating.
 
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