Is Federer better than Djokovic?

Roger Federer won 82.1% of the games he has played in his career (1242 wins to 271 losses). Novak Djokovic won 83% of the games he played in his career (911 wins to 187 losses). On hard courts, Federer won 83.3% of his matches, Djokovic 84.5%. On clay courts, Federer won 76.1% of his matches, Djokovic 79.6%.

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Who is better player Djokovic or Federer?

Match wins - Novak Djokovic (243) vs Roger Federer (226)

In terms of matches won, Novak Djokovic has the clear edge. The 20-time Grand Slam champion has 243 wins on the surface as compared to Federer's 226. The Serb has also lost 12 fewer matches than the Swiss (59 vs 71). The World No.

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Is Djokovic better than Nadal Federer?

In grand slams, Nadal leads Federer 10-4; he leads Djokovic 10-7 and Djokovic leads Federer 11-6. Djokovic has won three of the past four and eight of the past 15 slams. Without each other, they might have won more but without the need to reinvent themselves, they may not have kept the hunger so long.

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Is Federer the greatest of all time?

Although the numbers are almost all on his side, Novak Djokovic still lags behind Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in terms of popularity.

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Is Federer more popular than Djokovic?

Yet, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal are revered by fans way more than Novak Djokovic. Roger Federer has won the ATP Fans' Favorite award 17 times. The Swede chose to attribute that to the attitude and promotional work of Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

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Federer, Djokovic or Nadal: The Futility of Tennis' G.O.A.T Debate

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Who is the greatest tennis player of all time?

No list of tennis greats is complete without him. Having turned pro in 1998, Roger Federer has mesmerised the tennis world with his silky touch and a breathtaking game that has seen him win 20 Grand Slam titles, a record matched only by his fiercest rivals -- Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.

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Is Novak the greatest?

Tennis legend Pete Sampras has hailed Novak Djokovic as the "greatest of all time" after he ended up as the top-ranked player in the world on the ATP Tour for the seventh time.

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Is Federer or Nadal better?

Roger Federer won 82.1% of the games he has played in his career (1242 wins to 271 losses). Rafael Nadal won 83,2% of the games he played in his career (990 wins to 200 losses). On hard courts, Federer won 83.3% of his matches, Nadal 78.8%.

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What made Federer so good?

At his prime, his flair and creativity were phenomenal, while his movement is economical, in that he doesn't run as far or as much as his rivals. His single-handed backhand is poetry; a thing of beauty; an all-time classic. In fact, every aspect of his game is executed effortlessly, with much style and grace.

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Who is the greatest goat in tennis?

Roger Federer

For many years it was easy to select Roger Federer as the greatest of all time. His 20 Grand Slam titles and 310 weeks ranked as number one speak for themselves, and even at the age of 40, he is still winning and competing at the highest levels.

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Who has won all 4 Grand Slams?

Combining the Grand Slam and the non-calendar-year Grand Slam, only eight singles players on 11 occasions achieved the feat of being the reigning champion of all four majors, three men (Don Budge, Rod Laver, Novak Djokovic) and five women (Maureen Connolly, Margaret Court, Martina Navratilova, Steffi Graf, Serena ...

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Has Andy Murray beaten Federer?

Murray has taken 12 wins over #1-ranked players: 3 against Nadal, 4 against Federer, and 5 against Djokovic. He has won 11 out of 21 grand-slam semi-finals, with all but two of his defeats at that stage (the first in 2009 and the most recent in 2017) coming against Nadal, Federer or Djokovic.

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Who has beaten Federer the most?

To date, Djokovic is the only man to have beaten Federer at all four majors and likewise Federer is the only player to defeat Djokovic at all four of them. Initially, Federer dominated the rivalry, leading 13–6 by the end of 2010. Later, Djokovic has been in control of the rivalry, leading 21–10 since 2011.

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Which tennis player has been number 1 the longest?

Novak Djokovic has spent the most weeks as world No. 1, a record total 369 weeks. Roger Federer has the record of 237 consecutive weeks at No. 1. Novak Djokovic also holds the record for the most year-end No. 1 rankings, achieving the feat in seven years (including the pandemic-shortened season).

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Can Federer win another slam?

In April or May I will give updates if I will be there or not, now it is too early to tell,” said Federer. Having said that, Federer's best bet of winning a major is Wimbledon which he most probably will miss. So as much as the fans want him to win, it looks unlikely that Federer would win a major in 2022.

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Is Roger Federer strong?

Roger Federer is the perfect athlete for tennis. He has the speed, has endurance, he has strength," Dorochenko said. "When he was 19 years old he preferred to lift about 105 kg on the bench press, he said that even though he does not have incredible muscle strength he had strong reactivity.

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How is Federer so graceful?

He cares about grooming and style and he treats people, by a preponderance of evidence, with respect. It's all rather consoling in an era where . . . well, we shouldn't ever take such decencies for granted. Perhaps the greatest manifestation of Federer's grace is the way he carries it so easily.

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Who is the greatest tennis player of all time Quora?

  • Roger Federer - King of Grass, excellent on hard. ...
  • Rafael Nadal - King of Clay, excellent on other surfaces. ...
  • Pete Sampras - King of Grass before Fed came along. ...
  • Novak Djokovic - perfect overall game, great fitness and movement, great on defense, mentally tough in the second half of his career.

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Has Federer beaten Nadal on clay?

A few weeks later they met at the Hamburg Masters, where Federer defeated Nadal for the first time on clay, ending Nadal's Open Era record 81-match winning streak on clay.

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Is Rafa better than Roger?

Nadal is clearly the better player on clay, having won 11 titles at the French Open compared to Federer's 1. Federer is the better player on grass, having won 8 titles at Wimbledon compared to Nadal's 2. Federer has the edge on hard courts too, winning 11 titles at the Australian and US Open compared to Nadal's 4.

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Is Djokovic vaccinated?

"I was never against vaccination," he told the BBC, confirming he'd had vaccines as a child, "but I've always supported the freedom to choose what you put in your body."

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Is Nadal greatest of all time?

Rafael Nadal has cemented a legacy as the greatest male tennis player of all time after he won his second Australian Open crown in an unforgettable marathon final against Daniil Medvedev.

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Is Pete Sampras the greatest of all time?

Upon his retirement in 2003, he had been deemed the GOAT (Greatest of All Time), leaving behind a world record of 14 Grand Slam titles and 64 ATP Tour titles to his name.

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Was Sampras better than Federer?

The grass court match:

Pete Sampras won seven Wimbledon titles, while Federer has won six. Overall, Federer has 11 grass titles and Sampras had 10.

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