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Updated: 18 May 2019, 14:23
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"The problem today was that I lost the timing on my returns. I didn't hit enough returns to really make him play. I played three or four bad points, and that cost me the match" - Stefan Edberg on his defeat against Michael Stich in the 1991 Wimbledon semifinal. Read the article
Most people were amazed at Roger Federer's counter smash in Basel in 2002 against Andy Roddick, but they probably didn't know that Stefan Edberg had done a very similar shot seventeen years before against Ivan Lendl at the Australian Open in a much more important situation.