Originally Posted by piratesswoop
Not really, more like it shows how hard it is to break through as a youngster when everyone ranked ahead of you plays virtually the same or similar style. There's no room for a talented youngster with a well rounded game to stand out because the surfaces and styles of play have become so homogenized.
I don't buy that, love.
It is all mental. If a player has the mindset of your post, then he definitely won't break through.
The difference between top 100 and top 200 is mostly the mental game. Everyone is good, matches turn on a few points