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Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer were the standout performers in multiple categories using the FedEx ATP Win/Loss Index.

FedEx Performance Zone: Best By Surface 2017

Look at how players fared by surface using the FedEx ATP Win/Loss Index

The ability to quickly adjust to different surfaces and conditions is a necessity on the 64-tournament circuit. Here's a look at some of the best performers in 2017 by surface this year:

Clay Courts (minimum 10 matches)
'King of Clay' Rafael Nadal recorded historic 10th titles at the Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters, the Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell and at Roland Garros. He also won a fifth Mutua Madrid Open trophy and now has a record 53 red dirt crowns. Dominic Thiem also excelled, compiling a 24-5 (.828) mark on the surface (1-2 record in finals).

Player
W-L Record
Winning %
Rafael Nadal
24-1
.960
Dominic Thiem
24-5
.828
Albert Ramos-Vinolas
22-13
.629
Pablo Carreno Busta
20-9
.690
Diego Schwartzman
17-12
.586

Hard Courts (minimum 10 matches)
Roger Federer won five of his seven titles on hard courts in 2017, including his fifth Australian Open and three ATP World Tour Masters 1000 crowns. David Goffin, who recorded the most hard-court match wins this season, contested five hard-court title matches (2-3 record) for a .717 winning percentage.

Player
W-L Record
Winning %
David Goffin
43-17
.717
Roger Federer
40-4
.909
Rafael Nadal
40-9
.816
Grigor Dimitrov
39-11
.780
Damir Dzumhur
33-16
.673
Jack Sock
33-16
.673

Grass Courts (minimum 5 matches)
Federer reigned supreme on the grass, lifting his ninth Gerry Weber Open title and a record eighth Wimbledon crown. His lone loss on mown lawns came to Tommy Haas at the Mercedes Cup, following a two-month absence from competitive play. Marin Cilic, who fell to Federer in the Wimbledon final, also finished as runner-up in his third Queen's Club Championships final (l. to Lopez).

Player
W-L Record
Winning %
Roger Federer
12-1
.923
Marin Cilic
12-3
.800
Gilles Muller
11-2
.846
Feliciano Lopez
9-2
.818
Alexander Zverev
9-3
.750

Indoors (minimum 10 matches)
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won three indoor crowns at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament, the Open 13 Marseille and the European Open from four finals (Erste Bank Open 500). The Frenchman has an 11-8 mark in indoor finals (16-12 overall). Goffin and Grigor Dimitrov, who contested the title match at the Nitto ATP Finals, also performed strongly.

Player
W-L Record
Winning %
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
21-5
.808
David Goffin
20-8
.733
Grigor Dimitrov
15-3
.833
Damir Dzumhur
15-4
.789
Nikoloz Basilashvili
12-4
.750