Originally Posted by wimbledonfan
Federer is not on pace at the moment to surpass Sampras . By the end of 95 , Pete had 7 slams and Roger needs to win the next two slams to have 6 by the end of this year . I think if he stays committed and motivated he could win 10-12 slams but I don't see any player capturing more than 14 slams . He will need to win 11 more slams in a 5 or 6 year period which is unlikely .
Roger has a good five to ten years left in the game. If he does continue to produce the same results (which may or may not happen-injuries, you know, can creep in the mix), he can indeed surpass Sampras.