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Post by barrystar on Thu Feb 15, 2018 2:42 pm

Apropos of nothing I stumbled on a strange fact today.  What does Horacio Zeballos have in common with Federer, Djokovic, and Murray, but no other ATP Player?

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Post by noleisthebest on Thu Feb 15, 2018 3:00 pm

He’s beaten their countries in DC when they were not playing? Run

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Post by gallery play on Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:30 pm

They have beaten NAdal on clay..

hmm, so did a few others..

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Post by summerblues on Fri Feb 16, 2018 1:57 am

gallery play wrote:They have beaten NAdal on clay..

hmm, so did a few others..
I can't remember, but did he beat Rafa in a clay court final?  If so, maybe that is it, i.e., maybe they are the only players to beat Rafa on clay in a final?

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Post by raiders_of_the_lost_ark on Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:17 am

summerblues wrote:
gallery play wrote:They have beaten NAdal on clay..

hmm, so did a few others..
I can't remember, but did he beat Rafa in a clay court final?  If so, maybe that is it, i.e., maybe they are the only players to beat Rafa on clay in a final?

When has Murray beaten Nadal on clay?

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Re: Weird fact of the Day

Post by legendkillar on Fri Feb 16, 2018 6:52 am

raiders_of_the_lost_ark wrote:
summerblues wrote:
gallery play wrote:They have beaten NAdal on clay..

hmm, so did a few others..
I can't remember, but did he beat Rafa in a clay court final?  If so, maybe that is it, i.e., maybe they are the only players to beat Rafa on clay in a final?

When has Murray beaten Nadal on clay?
 
Madrid final 2015 Winking

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Re: Weird fact of the Day

Post by raiders_of_the_lost_ark on Fri Feb 16, 2018 7:46 am

legendkillar wrote:
raiders_of_the_lost_ark wrote:
summerblues wrote:
gallery play wrote:They have beaten NAdal on clay..

hmm, so did a few others..
I can't remember, but did he beat Rafa in a clay court final?  If so, maybe that is it, i.e., maybe they are the only players to beat Rafa on clay in a final?

When has Murray beaten Nadal on clay?
 
Madrid final 2015 Winking

Right.

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Re: Weird fact of the Day

Post by barrystar on Fri Feb 16, 2018 9:06 am

That's it - only four players have beaten Nadal in a clay court final - Fed x2, Djokovic x4, Murray x1, and Horacio.  One to tell the children & grandchildren I'd suggest.

Even more oddly, it's the only final he ever won on the main tour.


How about another very old chestnut which has appeared several times on old versions of 606: what do Connors and Wilander have in common unshared by anyone else, and the answer needs to be v. specific?

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