Who is the greater player now? WHo has the higher peak? Djokovic has firmly established himself as Grass GOAT by beating prime Federer last year and clay GOAT by beating peak Nadal this year at RG. He was always the HC GOAT. Sampras has a few records to his name but it is only a matter of time before Nole breaks them. In terms of peak level of play, Novak leaves everyone in the dust with his aggression.