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SI PLAYERS TENNIS POLL
September 08, 2008
Whom would you rather watch play?
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September 08, 2008

Si Players Tennis Poll

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Whom would you rather watch play?

Roger Federer, world No. 2 75%

Rafael Nadal, world No. 1 25%

FAST FACTS
The survey was completed during the first week of the U.S. Open.... Federer, 27, and Nadal, 22, are the only men in tennis's Open era to meet in six Grand Slam finals. Nadal is 4--2 in those matches; overall he is 12--6 versus Federer.... After watching Federer win the 2007 Australian Open, tennis great Rod Laver said, "It's hardly fair that one person can do all this.... The way he moves around the court, you feel like he's barely touching the ground."

[Based on a survey of 71 ATP and WTA players] ? For more on the poll, and to comment on it, go to SI.com/players.

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