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post #1 of 21 (permalink) Old 08-29-2007, 08:37 PM Thread Starter
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Who has a career Grand Slam vs any specific player?

Players with at least one victory against an opponent in each Grand Slam:

Federer vs Kiefer
Sampras vs Tillstrom


Active players needing 1 more for the career Grand Slam:

Canas vs Henman (Wimbledon)
Federer vs Davydenko (Wimbledon)
Federer vs Gonzalez (US Open)
Federer vs Hewitt (Roland Garros)
Federer vs Nalbandian (Wimbledon)
Federer vs Roddick (Roland Garros)
Hewitt vs Roddick (Wimbledon)
Tursunov vs Henman (US Open)

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Re: Who has a career Grand Slam vs any specific player?

You're forgetting Federer vs Roddick except at the French Open.
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Re: Who has a career Grand Slam vs any specific player?

^ahhhh, so close...but won't he have to get past the 1st round for that?
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Re: Who has a career Grand Slam vs any specific player?

Sampras vs. Tillstrom

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UO '98: 6-2 6-3 6-1
AO '00: 6-3 7-6(6) 6-1

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Re: Who has a career Grand Slam vs any specific player?

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You're forgetting Federer vs Roddick except at the French Open.
Thx. I think the chances of Roger completing this career slam are very, very slim indeed

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2006 PAW Year-end ranking: 1
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Re: Who has a career Grand Slam vs any specific player?

Maybe in like 4-5 years when there careers are winding down.

It could happen
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Re: Who has a career Grand Slam vs any specific player?

Agassi over Rafter at all slams except the French Open.

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Cañas over Henman, missing Wimbledon.
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Agassi over Rafter at all slams except the French Open.
I do players needing one more only for active players, cause it might still happen.
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Re: Who has a career Grand Slam vs any specific player?

Tursunov has the final chance for the slam against Henman today.
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Nice idea for a thread. Maybe I'll dig through some infos and post something here
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Active players needing 1 more for the career Grand Slam:

Tursunov vs Henman (US Open)
Lucky Timbo has escaped

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Lucky Timbo has escaped
Great. He will be pleased that he has beaten the Tursunov Grand Slam Curse.
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Federer vs. Roddick at the FO would be extremely painful to watch.
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Wasted opportunity for Dmitry.

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