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post #878 of (permalink) Old 10-23-2012, 02:40 PM
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Re: Endless Djokovic/Federer Debates (Who will end up with the better clay career)

Originally Posted by Matt01 View Post
I posted that on paper Fed had a harder draw.
When you don't understand how a choking opponent makes your win easier, well....then you either don't know what the word choking means or it's even worse...
An easy win is 6-2,6-2,6-2. Having to come back from 2 sets down is not an easy win, even if your opponent gives you the opening by choking. As wins go, that's a hard win. If Haas hadn't choked, Roger wouldn't have had a difficult win - he'd have had a loss.

I repeat: how is it easier when your opponents are actually playing well enough to beat you?

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