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Just caught the 2004 USO Fed vs Agassi QF & Fed vs Hewitt final on USO classics & have to admit these guys (esp. Agassi) were on their last legs & Sampras not even competing in tourn. All sorts of unusual UE’s from Agassi w/ ROS & baselining not near his prime. Did I mention Henman & the ATG Johansson in SF’s? Thoughts on this GS?
 

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Fed-Agassi was played in such a cyclone it made the USO 12/RG 19 conclusion look like they were played in sub-Saharan Africa.
 

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A weakened Agassi surely struggled in the gusty conditions but i’m assuming he was off rec. drugs by this time of his marriage/fatherhood & simply struggling w/ age. I heard his athletic son recently earned a baseball scholarship somewhere.
 

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Agassi played well in that match, close to one of his prime performances. Hewitt was underwhelming, but Fed also played one of his best matches ever in that final. Overall, a pretty decent GS win in terms of competition for Fed.
 

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Just caught the 2004 USO Fed vs Agassi QF & Fed vs Hewitt final on USO classics & have to admit these guys (esp. Agassi) were on their last legs & Sampras not even competing in tourn. All sorts of unusual UE’s from Agassi w/ ROS & baselining not near his prime. Did I mention Henman & the ATG Johansson in SF’s? Thoughts on this GS?
Henman in that semifinal was a disgrace.

Agassi match was good though. But Andre UE'd when he could have taken a 2-1 set lead in the third.
 

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If you think Agassi was on his last legs in this 2004 USO match, don't watch the USO 2005 final!
Just checked the draws for 2005 & it seemed like, but for the final, Agassi had tougher earlier round opponents than in late rounds. The senior citizen of ATP was also good enough to pull out a QF at AO (best GS) that year.
 
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