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Roger Federer

Readers vote for Federer as The Greatest

   

Readers of The Tennis Space have voted for Roger Federer as the greatest male tennis player of all time, with Federer taking 80 per cent of the vote in the final against Rod Laver.

We selected eight greats to play in the quarter-finals of Who is The Greatest? In alphabetical order, they are: Agassi, Borg, Djokovic, Federer, Laver, McEnroe, Nadal, Sampras. What happened in the quarter-finals.

Rafael Nadal v Pete Sampras – Nadal went through into the next round, with 56 per cent of the vote.

John McEnroe v Roger Federer Federer went through into the next round, with 90 per cent of the vote.

Bjorn Borg v Rod Laver Laver went through into the next round, with 63 per cent of the vote.

Andre Agassi v Novak Djokovic Agassi went through into the next round, with 66 per cent of the vote.

In the first semi-final, Roger Federer ‘beat’ Rafael Nadal with 89 per cent of the vote.

In the second semi-final, Rod Laver ‘beat’ Andre Agassi with 62 per cent of the vote.

 

   
  • Krazycat

    Disagree completely. Better finals than those.

  • Cheesecake

    My order of the 8 would be:
    1.  Federer
    2. Sampras
    3. Laver
    4. Nadal
    5. Borg
    6. Agassi
    7. McEnroe
    8. Djokovic