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Where does Dull’s 2019 AO draw stack up in comparison to other notable cakewalk draws that finalists have had? Choker’s 2016 USO comes to mind as well as Fraud’s 2018 AO. What were some of the other joke draws?
 

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Where does Dull’s 2019 AO draw stack up in comparison to other notable cakewalk draws that finalists have had? Choker’s 2016 USO comes to mind as well as Fraud’s 2018 AO. What were some of the other joke draws?
Djokovic had it easier...


His lapdog NIshikori with broke body who cant finnish a match

his lapdog tsonga with 0,1 chances of beating him regardless of form..

Poulille who is definitely less of a player than Tsitsipas..

shapovalov who is in the moment less dangerous than Tiafoe

Who did face Novak who ws dangerous?
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Murray's last Wimbledon win was beyond a joke.

This was a pretty easy one for Dull though. Literally not one single decent opponent. Not even half decent. An exhausted Tsitsipas was his toughest :lol:

At least Nole beat some creditable opposition - former top 10ers and probably the most improved player on tour right now (Medvedev). Not to mention Shapovalov was a potential tricky opponent. Dulltards should know about him after Canada a couple of seasons ago :p
 

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Most recent ones :

2019 Aust Open - Nadal
2017 US Open - Nadal

2018 Federer - Aust Open until meeting Cilic in the finals who was a nervous wreck towards the end.
 

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Most recent ones :

2019 Aust Open - Nadal
2017 US Open - Nadal

2018 Federer - Aust Open until meeting Cilic in the finals who was a nervous wreck towards the end.
And Cilic was not even told it was going to be an Indoor final until the very last minute, while Fed had been preparing all day for this situation.
 

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And Cilic was not even told it was going to be an Indoor final until the very last minute, while Fed had been preparing all day for this situation.
ah yea, that roof saga. That threw Cilic off his game from the start, he wasn't happy with his racket and had to re-string them .
 

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Both Nadal and Nole had cakewalks but they still have to beat each other to win the title. Dont even get me started on some of Fed's shitola draws like his last 2 Wimbledon titles or last AO title or some of his crappy draws from 2003-2006.

Nothing easy about playing Nadal or Nole in a grand slam final playing top botch tennis. Most of Fed's big slam titles came by AVOIDING these two
 

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Djokovic had it easier...


His lapdog NIshikori with broke body who cant finnish a match

his lapdog tsonga with 0,1 chances of beating him regardless of form..

Poulille who is definitely less of a player than Tsitsipas..

shapovalov who is in the moment less dangerous than Tiafoe

Who did face Novak who ws dangerous?
on Topic .. Djokovic draw in USO 2016...
Duckworthless, Ebandflowden, De Minime, Birdshit & Tiamug; i rest my case but nothing tops 2017 USO & 2018 AO.
 

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Dull 2017 US Open was laughable. Only half decent player he played (Del Po) fell apart physically.

Dull has has it nice here too, but provided he wins the title, which I think he will, he’ll have beaten Djokovic.

Murray Wimbledon 2016 too.


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If we didn't have 32 seeds, the draws would be a bit tougher.

(I miss the days we had 16 seeds).
This is not true. It would add randomness, but on average the draws would not be tougher. A top player might in some cases face someone from 17-32 in an early round, yes (not that this would be a problem for the Big3 anyway), but they could also have it even easier and not have a top 32 player in the draw in the first three rounds. Changing to 16 seeds would mainly make a difference for the seeds 17-32 compared to today. They would lose their advantage. Besides that it would not change much.
 

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Sampras's last Wimbledon (2000) and Agassi's last Australian open (2003) were very soft. Neither faced a top tenner. If the seeding holds up you should have to beat three. Nadal's US (2017) was the easiest by that pure seeding definition as he didnt have to play anyone in the top 20 but, as Anderson and del potros rankings showed afterwards, they were on a serious upward trajectory.

Basically if you can win a slam without beating one of the Big 4 it is by definition easy and if you win one by beating a Big 4 it is hard. This draw has turned out easy for nadal and dj but only up to the final. They are both playing so well and so experienced that this final is as hard as it can get and makes up for the previous matches being easy. Whoever wins it is deservedly top dog.
 

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Both Nadal and Nole had cakewalks but they still have to beat each other to win the title. Dont even get me started on some of Fed's shitola draws like his last 2 Wimbledon titles or last AO title or some of his crappy draws from 2003-2006.

Nothing easy about playing Nadal or Nole in a grand slam final playing top botch tennis. Most of Fed's big slam titles came by AVOIDING these two
Let's hope they don't do that, huh? :laugh2:
 

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If we're just talking about the road to the final and not the final itself I'm putting Murray's first Wimbledon in, Becker, Lu, Robredo, Youzhny, Verdasco and Janowicz in the SF (which was laughably the harder game he could have had since it was either him or Kubot)
 

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Dont even get me started on some of Fed's shitola draws like his last 2 Wimbledon titles.
2012 title. Federer defeated Nole and Murray back to back in order to win the Championship. Pretty easy draw indeed.

2018 title. Another Wimby tournament that Nadal failed to rise up to the occassion, escaping a tasty roasting by the Swiss maestro. Instead of him, Fed had to play against GS champion Cilic and Wimbledon finalist Berdych; a top 10 and a top 20 player respectively. Now, let's compare this to the easiest draw ever, aka USO 2017: Nadal wouldn't face a single top 25 player in order to win the title against Kevin freaking Anderson. Rafa's biggest challenge was a gassed out Delpo. This is the definition of a cakewalk, only rivaled by Nole's laughable path to the USO final a year earlier.

Both Nadal and Nole had cakewalks but they still have to beat each other to win the title. Nothing easy about playing Nadal or Nole in a grand slam final playing top botch tennis. Most of Fed's big slam titles came by AVOIDING these two
Well, Rafa was Nole's second easiest opponent at AO2019 (just slightly harder than Pouille's Challenger level perfermance). That said, it's true that Youngerer should have used the time machine in order to play more Slam matches against players from a different generation. Otoh, Rafa should be thankful he is not playing against players from 2003-2007, instead of the undercooked/mentally incompetent young players (or useless mugs) he is encountering these days.
 
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