There’s the big 3 in tennis – Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. Between them, they have more or less completely dominated mens tennis over the past 20 years.
Djokovic is the current number one, Nadal number two and Federer number three
Time at number 1
Roger Federer has spent a total of 310 weeks at world No. 1, including 237 consecutive weeks at the top of the ATP rankings, the most of any player.
He’s followed by Pete Sampras on 286 and Djokovic is the fifth highest on 260, while Nadal has spent 196 weeks at number one.
The greatest of all time – Roger Federer has had 2 great rivals through out his career the main one being Nadal but Djokovic is a close second and has denied Federer 3 grand slams – Wimbledon 2014 and 15 and US Open 2015. And most recently at the 2019 Wimbledon final where Djokovic won in an epic and longest ever Wimbledon Final.
They have played each other 48 times throughout their careers – Djokovic has the head to head win with 26 wins to Federer’s 22.
As of July 2019, Roger Federer holds the all-time record for the most Grand Slam tournament titles with 20. Federer’s Grand Slam tournament titles include 11 on hard courts, 8 on grass, and 1 on clay.
Djokovic is now 3rd behind Nadal with 16 Grand Slams won. 7 Australian Open Titles, 3 US Open, 5 at Wimbledon and 1 French Open title.
Nadal has 18 in total: An incredible 12 on clay, 4 on hard courts, and 2 on grass. All 3 players have won a Career Grand Slam – winning each major title at least once.
ATP World Tour Titles
Roger Federer – 28 Master 1000 titles, 23 ATP 500 and 25 ATP 250 titles
Novak Djokovic – 33 Master 1000 titles, 12 ATP 500 and 9 ATP 250 titles
|37 (1981.08.08)||Age||32 (1987.05.22)|
|Basel, Switzerland||Birthplace||Belgrade, Serbia|
|Switzerland||Residence||Monte Carlo, Monaco|
|6’1″ (185 cm)||Height||6’2″ (188 cm)|
|187 lbs (85 kg)||Weight||170 lbs (77 kg)|
|$124,774,930||Career Prize Money||$131,701,850|
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