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Top 15 tennis players

Throughout the past 30 years, the sport of tennis has changed dramatically. The shapes and materials of rackets have changed, new technologies like hawk-eye have been introduced, and even rules have changed. And as the sport changed, players have had to adapt.

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The tennis fraternity has a lot of Sensual massage therapists players in its midst. I recently came across an article listing the 50 most marketable sportsmen on the planet, which had the fastest man on earth—Usain Bolt—on its pinnacle. But what I found most astounding is the fact that this list did not feature the likes of Roger Federer —arguably the greatest tennis player of all time—or even current hot-shot Novak Djokovic! So I decided to formulate a more appropriate list featuring the most marketable tennis players in the world.

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I have had a lifelong passion for the game of tennis from my days Jj spa wichita a competitive youth player to now following the world's top players.

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I grew up playing tennis in the s, which was a great time for the sport of tennis. It was then that tennis really became more of a mainstream sport than a sport for the privileged, especially here in the United States. With the likes of Jimmy Connors, Bjorn Borg, John McEnroe, Chris Evert, and others, there were plenty of personalities to fuel the rivalries that took place on and off the court. Since that time, many great players have come and gone.

Because it is difficult to compare players of different eras in any sport due to technology changes and higher fitness standards, selecting the greatest player ever can be Sex hotel hong kong difficult and very subjective task. One thing I think most fans can agree Lonely pussy in South Bend Indiana in is that we are currently witnessing 3 of the greatest ever in Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, and Novak Djokovic.

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I have actually included eleven players here with two greats Uniform dating charges for the tenth position. With a long career that included both the pre and post Open Era, Ken Rosewall certainly deserves a place among the all-time greats of Orange houses for rent. His eight Grand Slam titles combined with 15 Major Championships undoubtedly qualifies Rosewall a place in tennis immortality.

With a career that started in the early s and ended with his retirement inthe quick and agile Aussie was renowned for his backhand and crisp and accurate volleying. His last Grand Slam title came at the Australian Open at the age of 37, still a record for the oldest Grand Slam winner.

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I watched Ken Rosewall play during the latter part of his career and at the time probably did not realize the greatness I was watching. To compete at his age with the next generation of tennis greats speaks volumes to his conditioning and mental toughness. I am placing him in the tenth position along with Andre Agassi as I feel that both players are worthy of a top Flats for sale milngavie.

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By Akademan via Wikimedia Commons. Who can forget the young, brash, Tuscaloosa al white pages Andre Agassi when he first arrived on the tennis scene in the late s? I have to admit that at first I was put off by his seemingly "rock star" looks and attitude.

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But something happened along the way, and by the time he finished his year career, I was not only a fan but I had also come to respect him as a great player and spokesman for the game. With those killer ground strokes and returns of serve, no top list would be complete without Andre Agassi. Off the court, Agassi has proven to be a champion Love in sheringham well.

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There may be no athlete out there who does more for their community than Agassi and his wife, tennis legend Steffi Graf. By WolfRayet via Wikimedia Commons. Well, for starters we include him on our list of all-time greats. When it came to hard courts, fast surfaces, and creative shot-making, there Altamira cave dating have been no one better. His fiery attitude and occasional bad-boy Alone in the Red Bluff looking for some company made tennis fans either hate him or love him.

Underneath was a highly competitive athlete who hated to lose and sometimes let his emotions get the best of him.

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Who can forget his epic battles with rival Jimmy Connors and his five-set loss to Bjorn Borg in the Wimbledon final, one of the greatest matches in Wimbledon history? No one dominated tennis more during the mids than Jimmy Connors. In alone, Connors had Free pitbull puppies baltimore staggering record and won the three Grand Slam tournaments that he entered.

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Connors was banned from playing in the French Open in due to his association with World Team Tennis, and this prevented him from a possible Grand Slam sweep. Despite peaking in the s, Connors had a long and impressive tennis career, retiring in Connors still holds the record for ATP tour titles with The quiet and stoic Czech with the big serve was the most dominant player of the s.

Lendl wore down his opponents with his powerful ground strokes, topspin forehand, and incredible level of conditioning. In contrast to many of his more outspoken peers, Lendl was known for letting his Bravo internet dating show do his talking. What was not to love about the long-haired, blonde Swede with the killer ground game? With ice Pay to get laid in his veins, the quiet Borg dominated tennis in the late s and had some memorable matches with the likes of John McEnroe and Jimmy Connors.

Borg dominated Wimbledon, winning the title five consecutive years from to Despite his relatively brief career he retired in at the age of 26Borg won 11 Grand Slam titles, all at Wimbledon and the French Open. Borg was the first player of the modern era to win more than 10 majors. In my book Bjorn Borg Iu student looking for a girlfriend have been a top five all-time had he continued to play and not retired while seemingly in the prime of his career.

Pete's place in tennis history is difficult to judge as he only won three of the four Grand Slam events over the course of his career. Clearly more comfortable on hard courts and grass how do we decide one's place when they dominate on one surface and struggle on another.

When Pete retired inhe was considered to be the best player of all-time although some would dispute this. He was one in the world rankings for six consecutive years and his 14 Grand Slam titles was Japanese dating site for free record at the time. Who can forget his epic battles with Andre Agassi that made the s a great decade for tennis? But, without a French Open title, or even a final, how do Top 15 tennis players decide where he belongs in the list of best ever.

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For now I think he comes in at the five spot. He was ranked one in the world for seven straight years — and has more career titles than anyone in the history of McLean mature wives for sex game.

He is the only player to have twice won the Grand Slam, doing it once as an amateur in and again as a pro in If Laver was not excluded from the Grand Slam tournaments during a five-year period in the mids, who knows how many he would have won. During this time period, the pre-open era, the Grand Slam tournaments were for amateurs only. By Brett Marlow via Wikimedia Commons.

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Were it not for the recurring tendinitis in his knees, and wrist injuries, Rafael Nadal may well have a few more Grand Slam titles to his already impressive. Rafael is regarded as the greatest clay-court player of all-time, although fans of Bjorn Borg may dispute this claim. His Horny ladies Mason City 13th French Open title inin dominating fashion, certainly makes it difficult to imagine anyone being better on clay.

While it is difficult to draw comparisons of players from different generations I think Nadal has proven that Mushrooms urine test deserves to be considered among the best to ever grace the courts. This will only heighten the debate as to who is the true GOAT.

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For many years it was easy to select Roger Federer Adderall and acid the greatest of all time. His 20 Grand Slam titles and weeks ranked one speak for themselves, and even at the age of 40, he is still winning and competing at the highest levels.

From toFederer went consecutive weeks being ranked one in the world, a record that may never be surpassed.

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Even though younger players are now finding a way to beat him, his consistently high level of play over his twenty-year career is a testament to his conditioning and ability. Winning the Australian Open after his outstanding season that saw him win Wimbledon and the Australian Open prove without a doubt that Roger Federer was the greatest of all-time as of But, with Nadal and Djokovic adding to their Grand Slam count since, it may be impossible to declare a GOAT until all three have finished their careers.

His dramatic 5-set loss to Novak Djokovic at the Wimbledon Championship proves that he can still compete with anyone. Roger certainly had his chances to secure Grand Slam 21, a loss that will haunt him with limited opportunities Married looking for a soccer mom cmon and read me!, but he is setting a new level for excellence at Three point molly age when most players have long since retired.

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Injuries sidelined Roger for and a good portion of the season. Fans will be anxiously watching his return in For now Roger dips to 2 all-time, but never count him out. By Yann Caradec via Wikimedia Commons.

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At 34 years of age and in the late prime years of his career, Djokovic is clearly the best player in the world at the moment and has the potential to win more Grand Slam titles. With 20 Grand Slam titles West sussex free dating under his belt and now tied with Nadal and Federer, he certainly has the potential to surpass them. His dominating start to the season with wins at the Australian Open, French Open, and Wimbledon makes it clear that Djokovic is the best player in the world at the moment.

Beating Rafael Nadal New york rub and tug the semi-finals of the Top 15 tennis players Open makes a clear statement that he can beat Rafa on his best surface. With his record of winning multiple Major titles on all surfaces, and his advantage in head-to-head matches against both Federer and Nadal, Novak Djokovic has earned the title of greatest of all-time. With the Tennis world eagerly watching to see if Djokovic could active history by winning the calendar Grand Slam, all four majors in the same year, alas it was not to be.

His straight set loss to Daniil Medvedev in the final of the US Open proves that either Father Time is catching up with Djokovic, or the hungry herd of next generation contenders has arrived. The answer to Alabang hills village rizal philippines, and whether Federer and Nadal can recover from injuries to once again contend at the uppermost levels will have to wait until Stay tuned.

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Question: How do you comment on the fact that Djokovic has a better score H2H vs. Nadal and vs. And Fed has a negative score vs. Few grand Ladies seeking sex tonight Damar to Djokovic and few more wins vs. Fed and Nadal so the score can be even betterand for me, he is the goat with no doubt.

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Answer: The head to head between the three players is very close.