Nick Kyrgios says Swiss icon no longer part of the GOAT conversation


Roger Federer “is completed” in terms of discuss in regards to the best participant of all time (GOAT) in males’s tennis with the race now between Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic.
The 40-year-old Federer’s final Grand Slam title got here in 2018 when he received the Australian Open and, whereas as spent the previous two years combating a critical knee harm, his two nice rivals have gone from power to power.
Nadal received the 2020 French Open and this yr’s Australian Open to maneuver to 21 Grand Slams whereas Djokovic is tied with Federer on 20 majors after including 5 Slams to his tally because the begin of the 2020 season.
There was an infinite debate about who will find yourself as the general GOAT of males’s tennis because the trio have dominated the game for one of the best a part of 20 years.
Nevertheless, Kyrgios feels it’s now a two-horse race.
“Roger is completed for me within the GOAT talks guys, he’s performed,” the Australian stated on the No Boundaries Podcast.
“He’s received a shedding file towards each of them [Nadal and Djokovic], a very dangerous file. I don’t even assume Roger beats among the different guys on the grass.”

There may be additionally a superb likelihood that Nadal may improve his Grand Slam tally at this yr’s French Open as he’s nonetheless thought of the King of Clay regardless of shedding final yr’s semi-final towards Djokovic.
Kyrgios added: “If he wins the French he’s unquestionably the GOAT.
“If he will get to 22 and the others are on 20 he has the GOAT crown.”

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