This is a list of the combined career statistics of the Big Four, the four players who have dominated men’s tennis in singles for the majority of the 21st century. The Big Four consist of Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, and Andy Murray.
In this regard, why is Andy Murray in the Big 4?
Murray deserves his place in the Big 4 because he was in the top 4 for many years. Whilst he is not as good as the other 3, he is definitely better than the rest.
Furthermore, is Andy Murray part of the Big Four?
Murray also collected six singles tournament titles – a tour-best that year- including two ATP Masters 1000 titles (Miami and Canadian Open), beating Djokovic and del Potro. From there, Murray joined Federer, Nadal, and Djokovic as the four most dominant players on the tour, the “Big Four”.
Who is better Nadal or Djokovic?
Djokovic is the player with the most career wins against Nadal. Nadal is also the player with the most career wins against Djokovic. … Conversely, Nadal is the only player to defeat Djokovic in two hard court slam finals (US Open 2010 and 2013).
These 17 Grand Slam matches are the most ever contested between two players along with Nadal-Djokovic. Five of them were finals plus a record 11 semifinals. To date, Djokovic is the only man to have beaten Federer in all four majors and likewise Federer is the only player to defeat Djokovic in all four of them.
In matches that went the distance, Djokovic has a record of 35 wins and 10 losses; a win rate of 77. Nadal is 22-12 (63%) and Federer 32-23 (58%). Djokovic also reigns supreme when it comes to matches against top-ten opponents. His win/loss record is 222-100; a success rate of 69.
Federer leads on grass (3–1) and indoor hard court (5–1). Nadal leads on clay (14–2) and outdoor hard court (8–6). A total of 14 matches have been in majors with Nadal leading 10–4. Nadal leads 6–0 at the French Open and 3–1 at the Australian Open, while Federer leads 3–1 at Wimbledon.
Roger Federer is the greatest male tennis player of all time, according to 55% of voters on a BBC Sport poll. Federer is currently winning the vote by a significant margin, and leads Novak Djokovic on 38% and Rafael Nadal, who has only picked up 7% of the vote so far.
Calendar Year Golden Slam
The Golden Slam, or Golden Grand Slam, is a term created in 1988 when Steffi Graf won all four Grand Slam tournaments and the gold medal in tennis at the Summer Olympics in the same calendar year.
By the time Djokovic won his first grand slam title in 2008, at the Australian Open, Federer already had 12 to his name and Nadal three. … Given Nadal is only a year older than Djokovic, overlapping at the same age for just two weeks, the signs suggest this battle could go on for some time.
|2||Rod Laver ‡ ◊ ‡||AUS|
|3||Steffi Graf ‡||FRG/ GER|