Roger Federer hit plenty of jaw-dropping shots across his prolific career, but there’s one such shot dating almost 20 years ago that made his then opponent, Andy Roddick, shake the Swiss Maestro’s hand while the Swiss crowd was ecstatically cheering, charmed by the virtuosity of the point.
Recently, the point received its own fan-made animation, and here it is for you to enjoy. If you want to compare it, here is the real-life point as well You can watch another animation illustrating a point between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal in this article.
More precisely, it is a 26-shots-long rally that took place at the Australian Open 2017, when they met in the final stage. The match was won by Roger Federer with 6/4, 3/6, 6/1, 3/6, 6/3 after a strong performance from both tennis players.