Tennis Quiz: What do you know about Federer, Nadal, Djokovic rivalry?

It is a neverending discussion about who is the best tennis player of Federer, Nadal, and Djokovic. Before you answer that question, test yourself on how much you know about them.



You are an expert on all things related to Nadal, Djokovic, and Federer.

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#1. Who is the youngest of Nadal, Federer, Djokovic?

Roger Federer was born in Basel, Switzerland on August 8, 1981.
Rafael Nadal was born in Manacor, Spain on June 3, 1986.
Novak Djokovic was born in Belgrade, Serbia on May 22, 1987.

#2. When was the first ATP tour match between Nadal and Federer played?

The first ATP tour match between Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal was played in 2004 at ATP Masters 1000 tournament in Miami, Florida. Rafael Nadal won 6:3 6:3.

#3. Who has more wins in Nadal - Federer matches?

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal played 40 matches at the ATP tour level (including Grand Slams). 24 of them were won by Rafael Nadal, 16 of them by Roger Federer.

#4. How many times was Rafa Nadal defeated by Roger Federer on clay?

Roger Federer won just two matches out of sixteen matches played on clay against Rafael Nadal.

In 2007 at Hamburg ATP 1000 tournament final (2:6 6:2 6:0), and in 2009 at Madrid ATP 1000 tournament final (6:4 6:4).

#5. Who has more wins in matches between Federer and Djokovic?

Novak Djokovic won 27 of the 50 matches he played against Roger Federer at ATP tour level, including Grand Slams.

#6. Who was the first one of Federer, Djokovic, Nadal to reach 20 Grand Slam tournament trophies?

Roger Federer won his 20th Grand Slam tournament at the Australian Open in 2018, Rafael Nadal joined the “20” club at French Open in 2020, and Novak Djokovic gained his 20th title at Wimbledon in 2021.

More about their Grand Slam triumphs can be read here.

#7. Who earn the most prize money during his career so far?

At the end of the 2022 season, Novak Djokovic was the best earner of all three.

Prize money earned (as of 11/21/2022) during career:
Novak Djokovic $164,691,308
Rafael Nadal $132,403,671
Roger Federer $130,594,339

#8. Who spent the most weeks as number 1 in ATP ranking?

Novak Djokovic spent 373 weeks as no. 1 in ATP Ranking and has the best record overall. Roger Federer was no. 1 for 310 weeks, and Rafael Nadal for 209 weeks.

The actual ATP Ranking can be found here.

#9. Who spent the most consecutive weeks as number 1 in ATP ranking?

Roger Federer spent 237 consecutive weeks as number one in the ATP ranking from 2/2/2004 until 8/17/2008. Novak Djokovic was number one for 122 consecutive weeks (7/7/2014 – 11/6/2016) and Rafa Nadal was number one for 56 consecutive weeks (6/7/2010 – 7/3/2011).

#10. Who is the greatest tennis players?

There is no wrong question to this question. All three players made a great impact on tennis history.



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Simon is the leading editor of from 2015. He is an avid tennis player from age of 5, however, he never reached the pro level. Still, he likes playing tennis on different courts, with different rackets, and against different opponents. In his free time, you can find him watching all possible tennis matches he can find on the web or tv. Challenger or Grand Slam? It does not matter, just tennis matters.

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