The Top-10, Top-10 Forehands | Mailbag

On this week's Mailbag, Gill Gross answers your comments, including: how did Roger Federer win five US Opens in a row considering the unpredictable nature of the event in recent times, does Daniil Medvedev have a chance at beating Carlos Alcaraz on a very fast court, ranking the forehands of ATP top-10 players, which slam is Andrey Rublev's best chance to make his first semifinal, what is the status of Novak Djokovic's motivation, should something like ELO ratings be used instead of the current ranking system, who will get the US Open 4-seed, what are the most aesthetically pleasing shots, what are tips for attending the US Open, will Alexander Zverev win a slam, what is Chris Eubanks's ceiling, Jack Draper evaluation, struggles for Ben Shelton and Sebastian Korda and the future of analytics in tennis.

00:00 Intro

01:03 Federer's USO Streak

03:51 Medvedev's Alcaraz Issue

06:30 Top-10 Forehands

12:11 Rublev's Best Slam

14:14 Djokovic Motivation

18:54 ELO Rankings

21:48 US Open 4th Seed

25:10 Aesthetic Shots

27:50 US Open Tips

31:25 Zverev Slam Chances

34:55 Chris Eubanks

37:17 Jack Draper 38:45 Korda and Shelton

40:40 Tennis Analytics

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On this week's Mailbag, Gill Gross answers your comments, including: how did Roger Federer win five US Opens in a row considering the unpredictable nature of the event in recent times, does Daniil Medvedev have a chance at beating Carlos Alcaraz on a very fast court, ranking the forehands of ATP top-10 players, which slam is Andrey Rublev's best chance to make his first semifinal, what is the status of Novak Djokovic's motivation, should something like ELO ratings be used instead of the current ranking system, who will get the US Open 4-seed, what are the most aesthetically pleasing shots, what are tips for attending the US Open, will Alexander Zverev win a slam, what is Chris Eubanks's ceiling, Jack Draper evaluation, struggles for Ben Shelton and Sebastian Korda and the future of analytics in tennis.

00:00 Intro

01:03 Federer's USO Streak

03:51 Medvedev's Alcaraz Issue

06:30 Top-10 Forehands

12:11 Rublev's Best Slam

14:14 Djokovic Motivation

18:54 ELO Rankings

21:48 US Open 4th Seed

25:10 Aesthetic Shots

27:50 US Open Tips

31:25 Zverev Slam Chances

34:55 Chris Eubanks

37:17 Jack Draper 38:45 Korda and Shelton

40:40 Tennis Analytics

--- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/monday-match-analysis/support