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Novak Djokovic Beats Roger Federer in 5-Set Thriller to Win 2019 ...


When you think about Grass ATG , you might think or Rocket Rod Laver , Borg surrounded by his entourage of fans , or Sampras / Becker/McEnroe hitting a dive volley to win the match or Federer hitting a squash shot / dropshot winner.

Then we can see the picture above, a man probably hitting a winner 5 ft behind the baseline , completely stretched out.

Djokovic on paper is not necessarily an all court player in the traditional grass sense. Grass supports slices, net play , good serving , and typically favors short points over long ones. Djokovic has an Ok slice, is average at net , has a good serve and typically prefers a longer point.

At the same time Djokovic has a whopping 5 Wimbledon trophies and has more Wimbledon trophies than some of the all time great grass court players. You could make excuses about competition , etc. but whatever. Point being is he still has 5 Wimbledons.

So has Djokovic effectively changed the grass game? S+V players are basically extinct and Djokovic has shown that being an offensive , calculated baseline player , can make you win Wimbledon. Federer got really close... but even when attempting a "grass strategy" by rushing the net , he got passed by a blistering baseline shot.

What do you think about Next Gen and Wimbledon , will they follow the new wave of grass tennis?
 

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This is because the grass courts are slow as shit now. Djokovic would have no chance on real grass. Next gen will definitely follow this though since this is what wins these days and the next gen players are all solid off the baseline with a solid serve but not much else.
 

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We unbiased and objective fans of the game know that Djokovic is easily the undisputed grass and W GOAT and BOAT. He proved his natural talent against the toughest competition ever, and his tactics and the level of play is simply unmatched - he is effortless, natural, and most importantly - he is effective, he is the winner - he is simply the best. New generations should study his game, not the long time ago outdated but still overrated net-rushing and slice-botting.
 

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We unbiased and objective fans of the game know that Djokovic is easily the undisputed grass and W GOAT and BOAT. He proved his natural talent against the toughest competition ever, and his tactics and the level of play is simply unmatched - he is effortless, natural, and most importantly - he is effective, he is the winner - he is simply the best. New generations should study his game, not the long time ago outdated but still overrated net-rushing and slice-botting.
Novak really is the king of grass. He won all of his titles the hard way, unlike some others ahead of him, who had many wins without much competition.
 

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Even your god referred to Novak as an offensive baseliner. You're just jealous because he can play great defense too.
 

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Novak Djokovic Beats Roger Federer in 5-Set Thriller to Win 2019 ...


When you think about Grass ATG , you might think or Rocket Rod Laver , Borg surrounded by his entourage of fans , or Sampras / Becker/McEnroe hitting a dive volley to win the match or Federer hitting a squash shot / dropshot winner.

Then we can see the picture above, a man probably hitting a winner 5 ft behind the baseline , completely stretched out.

Djokovic on paper is not necessarily an all court player in the traditional grass sense. Grass supports slices, net play , good serving , and typically favors short points over long ones. Djokovic has an Ok slice, is average at net , has a good serve and typically prefers a longer point.

At the same time Djokovic has a whopping 5 Wimbledon trophies and has more Wimbledon trophies than some of the all time great grass court players. You could make excuses about competition , etc. but whatever. Point being is he still has 5 Wimbledons.

So has Djokovic effectively changed the grass game? S+V players are basically extinct and Djokovic has shown that being an offensive , calculated baseline player , can make you win Wimbledon. Federer got really close... but even when attempting a "grass strategy" by rushing the net , he got passed by a blistering baseline shot.

What do you think about Next Gen and Wimbledon , will they follow the new wave of grass tennis?

Well done (y)😅

 

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Novak has to win Wimbledon 5 more times

Didn't you hear? According to Srdjan he will end up with 10 W titles

Ahhh I would have given him a shot but they cancelled this year's tournament - so 9 it is
 

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"Real grass"? You mean nothing but aces and 1-2 shot rallies? That isn't even tennis.
Grass is supposed to be fast aka quick rallies and offensive play. If you like boring moonballing/pushing/longass rallies based on who defends better, then Nadull and Wallovic are your boys to watch.
 

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Grass is supposed to be fast aka quick rallies and offensive play. If you like boring moonballing/pushing/longass rallies based on who defends better, then Nadull and Wallovic are your boys to watch.
Grass is fast. That's why servebots like Federer do so well there, until they meet a far more complete player, that is, who can neutralize their boring game.
 

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Grass is fast. That's why servebots like Federer do so well there, until they meet a far more complete player, that is, who can neutralize their boring game.
Federer a servebot? Well that proves enough you don’t know shit and aren’t worth arguing with.
 

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Federer's entire game is dependent on his serve, yes. If he is not serving well, he doesn't have much to hurt Novak with. He can't beat Novak without his serve. If both players had an equal serve or Federer had a worse serve than Novak, Novak would probably never lose to Federer. Federer can't beat Novak from the baseline.
 

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We should be fair to Roger. He is not a servebot. He is a slicebot + servebot, which may feet him into the servebot - pusher category.
 
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