After going more than 15 years without missing one, the grand old man of tennis misses 2 in a year. Apparently even Roger Federer cannot escape the aging process. If Federer cannot, no one else can.
Fedweener The Tweener
Obvious place to start. Better to call the tweener Fedweener.
The most famous of those eponymous shots:
Reader’s Choice (@nakul530)
Guess what? There really are readers of this blog & some Fednatic has even made a request to include this Fedweener! Filed under medikkal mirakill.
Surveying the Field
Here’s the fully grown man surveying the field.
Everyone knows The Maestro’s forehand nay fearhand is the greatest shot in the history of the sport. It was famously and, in retrospect, poignantly described as a “great liquid whip” by David Foster Wallace. The man’s backhand was no slouch. It could be exploited by just one man and that too only on slow courts. Here’s a few of them:
Dealing with the high ball
Miss & Hit
Mirka’s Reaction to the miss & hit
The Finger Wag
Come back soon Roger! We miss you!