Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open - Page 2 - MensTennisForums.com

MensTennisForums.com

MenstennisForums.com is the premier Men's Tennis forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.Please Register - It's Free!

View Poll Results: ?

Peakerer 93 62.84%
Peakdal 46 31.08%
Murray would beat either 9 6.08%
Voters: 148. You may not vote on this poll

Reply

Old 10-08-2013, 10:26 PM   #16
country flag Ibracadabra
Registered User
 
Ibracadabra's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2009
Age: 25
Posts: 8,411
Ibracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond reputeIbracadabra has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

No need for poll. Roger in 3 easy sets.
__________________
Juan Martin Del Potro


But he lost 23 times against you.
's right. We have to also throw into the mix. But I do not think it is currently the decisive factor. But he has achieved in my opinion too much. Maybe this is crucial if I move him even closer after major victories. But 14 or 17 Grand Slam titles is a significant difference. At the present time there is no question that he must be the greater player than me.

David Nalbandian
Ibracadabra is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 10-08-2013, 10:36 PM   #17
country flag Moonball Pusher
Registered User
 
Moonball Pusher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 4,566
Moonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Quote:
Originally Posted by A_Skywalker View Post
Federer would win. But not in the case when Djokovic defeated him after saving mps. he would have been tired and Nadal knows how to make him run.
OP said peak Federer
__________________
Tennis Fan

Roddick - Federer - Isner - Tsonga - Gulbis - Dimitrov - Thiem - Johnson - Sock - Janowicz
Tennis embarrassments: Nadal - Ferrer - Fognini
Quote:
Originally Posted by Speed of Light View Post
Thank You Rafa.... Thank You For Everything, I Owe My Entire Life To You Rafa, You Are My God You Are My God You Are My God, My Life Is Blessed Now That You Inhibit This Earth, Thanks Rafa
Moonball Pusher is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 10:48 PM   #18
country flag nadalfan2013
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 1,815
nadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

Nadal def Federer 6-7, 7-5, 6-4, 6-2


Sent from Verticalsports.com Free App
nadalfan2013 is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-08-2013, 10:49 PM   #19
country flag SerialKillerToBe
Registered User
 
SerialKillerToBe's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Posts: 9,215
SerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond reputeSerialKillerToBe has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Current surface? Rafa in 5
Fast surface? Fed in 3
__________________
.~...............~.........~.~........
..~.............~.........~...~.......
...~...........~.........~.....~......
....~.........~.........~.......~.....
.....~.......~.........~.........~....
......~.....~.........~...........~...
.......~...~.........~.............~..
........~.~.........~...............~.
SerialKillerToBe is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 01:38 AM   #20
country flag Han Solo
Registered User
 
Han Solo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2012
Age: 38
Posts: 1,827
Han Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond reputeHan Solo has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

It depends what you consider to be each player's peak - and that is a circular argument that will continue to lack any resolution.

For what it's worth though, as Federer is the more successful player over a number of years on HC, I would go for him at his best. Just. But it would be very close, due to his biggest weakness playing to Nadal's biggest strength.
Han Solo is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 01:40 AM   #21
country flag underspin
Registered User
 
underspin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 3,409
underspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond reputeunderspin has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

I think Nadal might nick this match up, though Federer is probably the US Open's greatest ever.
__________________
samanosuke fanboy
underspin is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 01:43 AM   #22
country flag BauerAlmeida
Registered User
 
BauerAlmeida's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2012
Location: Argentina
Age: 22
Posts: 4,140
BauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond reputeBauerAlmeida has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Federer in 4, maybe 5.
BauerAlmeida is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 01:44 AM   #23
country flag rocketassist
.
 
rocketassist's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 25,847
rocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond reputerocketassist has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Despite the match-up issue, Peakerer playing his best would have this on his racquet. But it would be very tight, probably with them sharing wins.
__________________
never forget...
rocketassist is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 02:28 AM   #24
country flag TropicalSunset
Registered User
 
TropicalSunset's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Age: 23
Posts: 1,502
TropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond reputeTropicalSunset has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Federer in close 4 sets. He can't get used to dull's anti-tennis moonballing throughout his career, but it doesn't change the basic fact that he's much better on fast court than dull.

2008 Peak dull might stand a chance to take it to 5 sets, since 2008 dull can moonball for 5 hours. 2013 HC dull stands no chance against peak Federer because he can't beat Roger on one-two punch nor short rallies.
__________________
proud fan of Roger Federer & Andy Roddick

a fan of: Andre Agassi, David Nalbandian, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, Stanislas Wawrinka, Robin Soderling & all Chinese players
support: Juan Carlos Ferrero, Lleyton Hewitt, Marat Safin, James Blake, Nikolay Davydenko, Tommy Haas, Andy Murray, Juan Martin Del Potro, Lukas Rosol
like to watch: Philipp Kohlschreiber, Richard Gasquet, Nicolas Almagro, Mikhail Youzhny, Tommy Robredo, Grigor Dimitrov, Ernest Gulbis, Marcos Bagdatis, Steve Darcis

blacklisted:Any act of anti-tennis, say the Whine, the Knee, the Bald, the Ass-picking and the Moonballing.

Last edited by TropicalSunset : 10-09-2013 at 02:37 AM.
TropicalSunset is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 02:32 AM   #25
country flag Illusive Man
Registered User
 
Illusive Man's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 4,462
Illusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond reputeIllusive Man has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Fedgod would..uh...uhhh...find a way.
__________________
Supporting

Tier 1: Fish, Kuznetsov, Donskoy, Kyrgios, Vesely, Thiem, Coric

Tier 2: All other young players (We need a new generation of players!)

Tier 3: Carreno, Pella, Struff, Janowicz, Goffin
Illusive Man is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 02:33 AM   #26
country flag Lord Sindelar
Skyward!
 
Lord Sindelar's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Location: Sun Ruler Plateau
Age: 23
Posts: 14,289
Lord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond reputeLord Sindelar has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Federer in 3

Maybe 4 sets if Dull uses gamesmanship effectively
__________________
It takes two bullets to kill a legend. The war is not over yet. Roger is down but Novak remains to stem the tide of darkness. Seppi must be routed, Raonic must be annihilated, Tomic must be destroyed, and Nadal must be eviscerated with no mercy. Fuck ALL of those guys - Novak will wash over them like a tidal wave to avenge Roger and the sport of tennis.

DJOKOVIC will destroy all in his path.



Biggest FLUKE of the open era: Seppi def. Federer - AO'15.
Lord Sindelar is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 02:34 AM   #27
country flag viva-rafa
Registered User
 
viva-rafa's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Age: 24
Posts: 2,887
viva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond reputeviva-rafa has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Nadal in 5!!
__________________
Kjćrlighet til alle, ikke hat mot noen
Amor Para Todos, Odio Hacia Nadie!

LOVE FOR ALL
HATRED FOR NONE


http://www.alislam.org/
http://www.loveforallhatredfornone.o...tred-for-none/
viva-rafa is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 02:38 AM   #28
country flag nadalfan2013
Registered User
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 1,815
nadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond reputenadalfan2013 has a reputation beyond repute
Default

All those picking Federer are a joke. So if your life was on the line you would pick Federer? Knowing that Rafa is 7-2 on outdoor hardcourts and 8-2 in slams? Please. Most of you wouldn't even bet 1$ on Fed.


Sent from Verticalsports.com Free App
nadalfan2013 is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 02:41 AM   #29
country flag Moonball Pusher
Registered User
 
Moonball Pusher's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 4,566
Moonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond reputeMoonball Pusher has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Quote:
Originally Posted by nadalfan2013 View Post
All those picking Federer are a joke. So if your life was on the line you would pick Federer? Knowing that Rafa is 7-2 on outdoor hardcourts and 8-2 in slams? Please. Most of you wouldn't even bet 1$ on Fed.


Sent from Verticalsports.com Free App
Peak Fed
__________________
Tennis Fan

Roddick - Federer - Isner - Tsonga - Gulbis - Dimitrov - Thiem - Johnson - Sock - Janowicz
Tennis embarrassments: Nadal - Ferrer - Fognini
Quote:
Originally Posted by Speed of Light View Post
Thank You Rafa.... Thank You For Everything, I Owe My Entire Life To You Rafa, You Are My God You Are My God You Are My God, My Life Is Blessed Now That You Inhibit This Earth, Thanks Rafa
Moonball Pusher is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-09-2013, 02:43 AM   #30
country flag NadalPhan
Registered User
 
NadalPhan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2010
Posts: 1,376
NadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond reputeNadalPhan has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Peak Federer vs. peak Nadal at the US Open

Federer would win more often than not, but it would definitely be close. Something like 11-9 Federer if they were to play 20 times.
NadalPhan is online now View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2015, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios