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post #61 of 63 (permalink) Old 02-17-2012, 12:05 AM
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Re: Peak Safin vs Peak Nadal in Hardcourt slams

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Very true you could also say that Nalbandian's win equals Marat's because they were both five-setters in that same year. I am a huge Nalby fan he is in my top five favorite players. So pissed about what happened at the AO he could have reached the second week

Yeah, me too, big fan of both (Marat and Nalby). I think he would have defeated Lopez in the 3rd round. Would have been nice to see him against Nadal.
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Re: Peak Safin vs Peak Nadal in Hardcourt slams

Safin's cross-court backhand is the equal of Djoker's & his backhand down the line was better.

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Re: Peak Safin vs Peak Nadal in Hardcourt slams

Safin power and offense on the backhand is far superior to that of Nole's and the opposite is true for defense.

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