29 Jun 2011

Pat Rafter gives Tomic a winning chance against Djokovic

10:39 am on 29 June 2011

Australia's Davis Cup tennis captain Pat Rafter gives 18 year old Bernard Tomic a legitimate chance of toppling Novak Djokovic in tonight's mens quarter-finals at Wimbledon.

Rafter, a dual US Open champion and two-time Wimbledon finalist, has been surprised by Tomic's historic run as a qualifier into the final eight, but after watching him drop only two sets, he's now more of a believer, and, unlike Djokovic, grass is his best surface.