Best Grand Slam Matches of 2017

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All the euphoria has settled for now. The year 2017 has been miraculous for two of the game’s biggest names- Roger Federer and Rafa Nadal (be sure to check out some crazy Fedal stats ) both grabbing 2 majors each. With the Asian hard court swing underway, and a photo finish to the ATP #1 on the cards, let’s take a look at all the thrilling and pulsating drama this year’s majors had to offer. We witnessed some titanic tussles and matches that would be the cornerstones for history writers, but which were your favourite ones? Dive in to know our pick for the 5 Best Grand Slam Matches of 2017

5 Best Grand Slam Matches of 2017

5. [3] Stan Wawrinka vs [1] Andy Murray (French Open)

Winner: Wawrinka 6-7, 6-3, 5-7, 7-6, 6-1

The one sided final set didn’t stop this match from making the list. Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka locked horns for four and a half hours, before the Swiss powered his way to his second Grand Slam final in Paris. Wawrinka dispatched 87 winners past the Brit, clearly demonstrating his big match abilities.

“I’m proud of the tournament I had…one tiebreak from getting into final when I came into the tournament really struggling.” said Murray

Best Grand Slam matches of 2017
Wawrinka was too good to handle for Murray
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