Saturday, September 15, 2007
The Best Athlete in the World?
The best always seem to make it look easy.
Roger Federer has won 12 majors in 5 years, barely breaking a sweat. It took the current record holder, Pete Sampras, 12 years to win 14 majors. You can't call Roger the Tiger Woods of tennis, because he's better at tennis than Tiger is at golf. And he's a more complete talent on the tennis court than Michael Jordan was on the hardwood.
Kurt Streeter over at the L.A. Times makes the case: