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20 Best Backhands

This ranking of active ATP male players is made according to 3 points.  

A. Backhand Points/Errors Ratio 

Ratio of backhand points (winners + provoked points) minus Ratio of backhand errors divided by the total of points played of the player

B. Backhand Difference with Rivals

The number of backhand points & errors of a player is compared with the ones of its direct rivals

C. Baseline Effectiveness

The ratio of points won of a player in the rallies over 3 shots  

Each player has been analyzed up to 30'000 points for this study. Then, all their backhand results are compared with each other in order to give a objective value. 1oo points is the maximum value per category. 

Nishikori Backhand.jpg

204 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 46 Points

Difference with Rivals: 80 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 78 Points

Djokovic Backhand.jpg

179 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 36 Points

Difference with Rivals: 59 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 84 Points

Nadal Backhand.jpg

177 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 45 Points

Difference with Rivals: 33 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 100 Points

Murray Backhand.jpg

175 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 51 Points

Difference with Rivals: 65 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 58 Points

Schwartzman Backhand.jpg

167 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 20 Points

Difference with Rivals: 72 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 75 Points

Zverev A, Backhand.jpg

164 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 53 Points

Difference with Rivals: 72 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 39 Points

Paire Backhand.jpg

164 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 79 Points

Difference with Rivals: 100 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: -15 Points

Struff Backhand_edited.jpg

150 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 51 Points

Difference with Rivals: 77 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 22 Points

Djere Backhand_edited.jpg

133 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 18 Points

Difference with Rivals: 99 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 16 Points

Goffin Backhand.jpg

131 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 33 Points

Difference with Rivals: 50 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 48 Points

Sela Backhand.jpg

131 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 60 Points

Difference with Rivals: 44 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 27 Points

Gasquet Backhand.jpg

125 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 67 Points

Difference with Rivals: 49 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 10 Points

Chung Backhand.jpg

115 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 19 Points

Difference with Rivals: 59 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 37 Points

Dolgopolov Backhand_edited.jpg

114 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 46 Points

Difference with Rivals: 63 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 5 Points

Medvedev Backhand.jpg

114 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 34 Points

Difference with Rivals: 64 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 16 Points

Carreno-Busta Backhand.jpg

111 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 33 Points

Difference with Rivals: 32 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 47 Points

Klizan Backhand_edited.jpg

109 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 31 Points

Difference with Rivals: 46 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 32 Points

Wawrinka Backhand.jpg

109 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 34 Points

Difference with Rivals: 53 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 22 Points

Mannarino.jpg

103 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 28 Points

Difference with Rivals: 30 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 25 Points

Thiem Backhand 2.jpg

103 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 28 Points

Difference with Rivals: 30 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 46 Points

Coric_edited_edited.jpg

102 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 15 Points

Difference with Rivals: 48 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 10 Points

Federer Backhand.jpg

95 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 22 Points

Difference with Rivals: -4 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 46 Points

Del Potro Backhand.jpg

93 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 41 Points

Difference with Rivals: 24 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 28 Points

Khachanov Backhand.jpg

76 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 27 Points

Difference with Rivals: 35 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 13 Points

Cilic Backhand.jpg

26 Points

Ratio Points/Errors: 11 Points

Difference with Rivals: -6 Points

Baseline Effectiveness: 22 Points

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