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“Nadal proved the doubters wrong, dismantling Novak Djokovic 6–0, 6–2, 7–5 in the final. In doing so he achieved a number of things: 1) he tied Roger Federer for total Grand Slams 2) he won 13 Roland-Garros titles and 3) he went 100–2 at the French Open.”
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“Tennis has long been a sport that has only been able to support a small percentage of its players who consider themselves professionals.”
“Murray needs to evolve and add other layers to his game—like his greatest rivals Federer, Nadal, and Djokovic have.”
Vasek Pospisil: “That’s the biggest issue of all, probably, the amount of money that the Grand Slams earn, and [yet] tennis only has a 100 players who are making a living. Everybody else is suffering. It should be very easy for at least 300 players [on both the ATP and WTA tours] to at least have a nice living and be profitable with their tennis careers. That’s currently not the case. And the money’s there!”