- Gilles Simon has nailed his colors to the mast in the tennis GOAT debate by declaring Novak Djokovic’s‘ greater’ than Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer.
Gilles Simon, a former top tennis player has played the Big Three a total of 30 times during the field of his Profession, Also understandably Believes himself well-positioned to make a judgment.
And that decision is ultimately quite simple: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are all great, however, Novak Djokovic is lust somewhat better.”The most powerful is Novak Djokovic,” Simon told L’Equipe.
“He is more powerful than the 2 others.”For me, he is the most complete player with the least weaknesses and he will be the hardest to conquer.
“Rafael Nadal is extremely powerful as well and extremely difficult to conquer.”
I believe he is the most powerful on clay, the biggest challenge on the surface, especially in Roland Garros. What he did [at the French Open] was unreal.”Federer is exactly the same. He’s stressful to play against but very pleasant to watch,” Simon concluded.